Jul 5, 2018
In this episode, we interview author and etymologist Mark
Forsyth on why and how people have been getting drunk from the very
beginning of human history.
Some of the things we discuss
Hitler is partially responsible for spam email
important reason why you shouldn’t challenge a Malaysian Tree Shrew
to a drinking competition
the “drunken monkey hypothesis” explains a lot about how and why
people drink the way they do.
difference between wet and dry cultures
old-fashioned workaround for observant muslims to sneak in a quick
drink by screaming loudly and suddenly.
to feed your dead ancestors with drunken vomit
much, much more.