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FOF #1753 - Myth of Beer Goggles - 03.05.13

FOF #1753 – Myth of Beer Goggles

A new study from Durham University says that there are no such thing as beer goggles and that the part of our brain that controls sexual urges is mostly unaffected by alcohol.

Joining us today is the saucy boozehound Meredith Kachel to take a look at the times we picked up someone while intoxicated and later regretted it. Why do some people have an easier time of hooking up when they are a sloppy drunk?

Posted in: Podcast 4 years ago 5
FOF #1643 - It Seemed Like a Good Idea When I Was Drunk - 08.24.12

FOF #1643 – It Seemed Like a Good Idea When I Was Drunk

A lot of crazy ideas get tossed around when people drink.

Today we take a look at some common misconceptions people believe are true surrounding the booze: beer guts, hallucinogenic absinthe, nightcaps, hangovers and how some whiskey makers are trying to fool mother nature.

Posted in: Food & Drink, Podcast, Science Facts & Fiction 5 years ago 11
VIDEO: Scott Herman's Tips on Drinking and Fitness

VIDEO: Scott Herman’s Tips on Drinking and Fitness

Our favorite fitness expert and video blogging hunk Scott Herman talks about how alcohol makes your body struggle when you’re trying to lose weight.

Plus- some interesting ideas on how to monitor your drinking without putting on the extra pounds!

Posted in: Health & Wellness, Videos 7 years ago 3
FOF #807 - Let's Take a Glass Together - 07.29.08

FOF #807 – Let’s Take a Glass Together

“Walter, fix me a drink!” In the 1960s, 70s and early 80s we always saw characters on TV drinking all the time, either at home, after work, during lunch, or pretty much all the time. […]

Posted in: Live Podcast, Podcast 9 years ago 13
FOF #776 - Alpana's Summer Wines - 06.10.08

FOF #776 – Alpana’s Summer Wines

In the camp classic Myra Brenkinridge, Mae West sang that to experience life fully “You’ve gotta taste all the fruit, you’ve gotta drink all the wine.” And boy do we like to enjoy life fully! […]

Posted in: Podcast 9 years ago 17
FOF #544 - The Joy of Wine - 06.01.07

FOF #544 – The Joy of Wine

Alpana Singh likes to keep it real. As a young woman who broke many barriers by becoming one of the world’s youngest Master Sommeliers (there are currently only 121 in existence) Alpana has made it […]

Posted in: Interviews, Podcast, Writers 10 years ago 17