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  • Originally published 09/25/2013

    How Alcohol Conquered Russia

    Stan Fedun

    A history of the country’s struggle with alcoholism, and why the government has done so little about it.

  • Originally published 05/11/2003

    Is George W. a "Dry Drunk"?

    Katherine van Wormer

    Dry drunk is a slang term used by members and supporters of Alcoholics Anonymous and substance abuse counselors to describe the recovering alcoholic who is no longer drinking, one who is dry, but whose thinking is clouded. Such an individual is said to be dry but not truly sober. Such an individual tends to go to extremes.