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Portland Maine named #1 in the World for Craft Beer

 Portland Maine has been named the #1 to city in the ‘world’ for craft beer. The website Matador Network which says it’s the world’s largest independent travel publisher pick Portland.

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The Drunkest Counties In Maine

I found an article that caught my eye on the website onlyinyourstate.com. It ranked the top ten drunkest counties in Maine. In recent data, Maine sits near the top in alcohol consumption nationwide. These rankings are based from data from County Health Rankings and Roadmaps and their look at those saying they engage in excessive drinking. They also used data of the highest number of bars per capita.

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Do You Think The Legal Blood Alcohol Limit Should Be Lowered To .05? [POLL]

The National Transportation Safety Board has recommended that states lower the blood-alcohol level from .08 to .05 when concerning the drunken driving threshold.

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Would You Support Lower The Legal Drinking Age To 18? [POLL]

A New Hampshire legislator is pushing to lower the drinking age to 18 with some restrictions.The bill would allow people 18-20 to drink beer or wine as long as they don't get drunk and they're with someone over the age of 21. It says the intent is so younger people will start drinking alcohol while under adult supervision.

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Top 5 Country Hangover Songs

Hangover songs provide an important purpose in country music. Sure, plenty of great songs focus on the partying, the raising cain, and of course, booze guzzling, but what happens after the dust settles? After the cab ride home and the crashing on a buddy's couch?

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Getty Images, photo by Jeff J. Mitchell

See Where Maine Ranks On The List Of ‘Booziest States’

With the holidays here, we might partake in some of the holidays spirits. Let's face it, Americans like to drink.  Thrillist.com has complied the least ranking the 50th states on how much we drink. So, where did Maine rank?

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Celebrate Repeal Day With These All-Time-Great Drinking Quotes (and by Drinking)

"Always do sober what you said you'd do drunk. That will teach you to keep your mouth shut." – Ernest Hemingway

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Maine Drinks More Alcohol Than Any Other State!

According to a recent study from 'Blowfish', a company that manufactures an hangover remedy, shows that Mainers take in more alcohol than any other state in the country. Wyoming, Alaska, Delaware and Washington D.C. finish out the top five.

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Really? Maine Tops the List of States That Drink The Most?

All-righty-then, pass the Allen's. According to this survey from 'Blowfish for Hangovers', Maine is at the top of the list of states that drink the most. Maine is followed on the list by Wyoming, Alaska, Delaware and Washington D.C. But we are Mainers, we don’t complain about hangovers! Maine did NOT make the top five list of those who do whine about hangovers.

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Drowning Your Sorrows in Alcohol Doesn’t Help

The University of Vermont did a study on drinking and how emotions lead people, both men and women, to drink. Overall, the study showed you can’t drown your sorrows in alcohol. Some people think they can improve their mood by drinking but the opposite is true.

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