Web Drinking Games: Surfing to Get Soused

Web Drinking Games: Surfing to Get Soused

Sure, ritualized drinking can make trash like The A-Team more fun. ("Drink when Colonel Decker says, 'You're mine now, Smith.'") But what if you want to spice up more wholesome and highbrow pursuits?


The Sound of Music Drinking Game

is one of my favorite things. Example: "Take one sip each time the 'Von Brats' are seen wearing curtains."

WHERE TO FIND IT: www.tomatopatch.com/som/index2.htm

WHAT IT IS: Lit major? The creators of the

Beloved Drinking Game

feel your pain. Why not take a shot whenever author Toni Morrison changes voices?

WHERE TO FIND IT: www.stf.org/~laura/morrison.html

WHAT IT IS: C-SPAN is boring. Enter the

Political Hearings Drinking Game

. Example: "One sip for any use of 'the children.'"

WHERE TO FIND IT: www.flutterby.com/archives/1998_Dec/11_ThePoliticalHearingsDrinkingGame.html


PBS Pledge Drive Drinking Game

rewards you for tote-bag offers and guilt-tripping. Shouldn't you drink whenever "the station claims they are here for YOU"?

WHERE TO FIND IT: www.firsttvdrama.com/pbs/pbsdrink.php3

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