Streams of confiscated liquor pour out of upper windows of three-story storefront in Detroit during Prohibition.Prohibition Alcohol Flood, 1929

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  1. Critical Mass

    I still wonder about the usage of the word “alcohol”. I’m sure that wasn’t pure ethanol they are pouring down the drain here but brandy or any other liquor. But still we say today “I don’t drink alcohol”. Well, neither do I, but I’m rather okay with a beer, or some wine.


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