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Old 09-22-2005, 11:29 PM   #11
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Jager *blech* ill take shots.. but man...

Now, Kamakazi shots are great fun!

Normally if I get sick from drinking, it wasn't planned hehe. I like to have a good time, and I only drink stuff that tastes good.. sometimes it just catches up to you.
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For a good well priced vodka try Luksusowa. Polish Potatoe vodka that is excelent.
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Old 09-23-2005, 04:24 AM   #13
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I like Jagermeister, but then, I have always enjoyed stomach bitters.

My poisons of choice are absinthe and a good, 15+ year-old single-malt.
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Happy b-day! I didn't have my first legal drink until I was 24. I had quit drinking at 20 and just decided to have a drink on New Year's eve. Well, contrary to what the people of Alcoholics Anonymous* told me, I didn't go down in flames or anything. It's been 5 years and although I have gotten really drunk a few times, I've been ok. I usually drink gin martinis in the summer and manhattans in the winter. I still feel like a drunk when I get home from work at 8 AM and have a glass of booze from time to time :P.

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My poisons of choice are absinthe and a good, 15+ year-old single-malt.
I'm currently working on a bottle of 18 year Glenleven single-malt. Good stuff!

On cheap vodka: Don't know if you've seen this yet, but here's a humorous web page about a (not so) scientific experiment on filtering cheap vodka.

*There's a whole story behind it, I don't mean to offend friends of Bill W. or tell recovering alcoholics it's ok to drink. If you really need to know what that story is I'll be glad to tell you in a PM.
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Im sure everyone whom is posting here is of leagal age. If not shame on you. Lets get back to our fishy lives now.
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Now for giving alcohol to some seriously underage drinkers....

What are the opinions on using small doses of grain alcihol to encourage bacterial-growth in FW aquarium filters? Apparently this is a fairly common practice in Europe, and I have been hearing more and more about it lately.
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I don't know much about FW but from what I'm to understand SW aquariums can benefit from a little tip of the bottle. I've hear cases of GHA (green hair algae) being controlled/eliminated by the dosing of a little vodka. Apparently it feeds the algae to the point of overgrowth thereby starving it of nutrients once the sugar in the alcohol is consumed.
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what an interesting concept. I wonder what the fish think of it
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Interesting...I wonder if that could affect FW hair/beard algaes...I feel an experiment coming on.
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C'mon guys doesnt anybody here prefer a nice cold pint of Guiness..???
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