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Sunday, January 25, 2009

I'll drink to that ... too

I guess I'll "pass" on a comment

Drunk as a Skunk … or a Wild Monkey … or a Pig - Proof Blog - NYTimes.com:

"A large variety of creatures consume alcohol in the wild, ranging from bumble-bees to elephants. Hooch finds its way into their diets via the fermenting fruit, sap and nectar of various plants, and many exhibit signs of inebriation after they’ve enjoyed a good feed. Their weakness for the substance au naturel is understandable: ethanol is a rich food, with 75 percent more calories than refined sugar, and its distinctive aroma makes it easy to locate."

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