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1. A Debilitating Drought

Following the Ukrainian invasion, Russian bars and restaurants are expecting to face foreign liquor shortages. 

Tags: economy, russian military, war in ukraine, restaurants, alcohol
2. A Not-So Sobering Message

“About the dangers of alcohol, volumes have been written on the benefits of more than one brochure! From lack of education, we walk for five days and crawl for two! And, on Saturday morning, Russia from space looks like.”

– An unintelligible sign alerting Muscovites to the effects of alcohol.
Tags: alcohol, drinking, vodka, Moscow, quote
3. Tipple Tender Trending

The minimum price of vodka, set by Russia's Ministry of Finance, has been raised. Barely.

Tags: alcohol, government, economy, vodka
4. A Premature Celebration

A Krasnodar man, sentenced to serve time for theft, marked his release by doing what he does best.

Tags: krasnodar, prison, alcohol, police, crime
5. A Comfy Place for Eternal Sleep

A man disturbed the quiet slumber of the dead while looking for a place to catch himself forty winks.

Tags: death, police, crime, alcohol
6. Fair Trade

One Russian city is taking moonshine off the streets by offering a trade: groceries in exchange for booze.

Tags: food, vodka, alcohol, social issues, government
7. I'm Not Dead Yet!

It seems that vampires aren't the only creatures who choose to sleep in coffins; drunk Russians do, too.

Tags: death, drunkenness, vampires, crime, drinking, alcohol
8. Boozy Raccoon

Trash-panda no more, this raccoon has developed a hankering for fine wine. 

Tags: wine, humor, crime, krasnodar, alcohol, animals, raccoons
9. When Well-Oiled, Skip the Fat

If you enjoy a hefty pour (or three!), you might think twice about what you consume to offset the effects of a night of drinking.

Tags: health advice, spicy foods, fatty foods, gastroenterology, drinking, alcohol
10. Like Uber for Booze

Russia's Ministry of Industry and Trade has thrown its support behind a measure for distance-selling alcohol.

Tags: coronavirus, law, government, alcohol

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