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b34197  No.57[Reply]

What's the worst or most embarrassing thing you've done while blacked out?

Me, well personally, I've thrown up in public a lot.

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780abd  No.632

>>57

Probably a tie between fucking a skinwalker and having the DEA called on our hotel. Not sure which was a bigger fuckup, honestly.


cbbf33  No.634

>>632

>skinwalker

Tell more


936b40  No.646

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>>634

It's been spread through /k/ already, but if you're still around anon, here it is.


876f78  No.652

>>220

>I drink too much because my brain won't stop

I hear that loud and clear.

All the crazy stories are bullshit background noise when one takes THAT into perspective.


4b444c  No.653

>>57

I don't usually drink anymore.

Probably the craziest shit I did was I left an AA meeting around noon after 1.5 month sober or so. Walked to bar and had 3 or 4 dbl shots of well gin chased with labatts and water. Took cab to bank and withdrew and closed health savings acct from previous job. Took cab to next bar, drank more, another bar, drink more, bought a bunch of long island ice teas for ppl I thought wanted them but didn't so I drank them all. Bar closed, I walked away, ended up falling asleep outside. Woke up, realized I could take cab, took cab to hotel, got liquor, ordered hooker, fucked hooker (she had a tampon in it was weird...), updated facebook profile picture, started texted girl from rehab and guy I once fucked around with, talked to both, ended up leaving for girls house and left guy hanging, went to girls house and drank and fucked a bunch, next day she wants us to get drugs, we both shoot heroin (I had never done heroin before), so we just shoot a bunch of heroin for a couple days, money's gone, trick my mom into giving me more, do more drugs with girl, get sad and go to hospital, start to feel better and leave, tell girl we're still on for later, purposely overdraw bank account 4 or 5 hundred dollars, go to town where girl is, can't get ahold of her, drink in bar for a few hours, go to her house with bottle of vodka and food, nobody home, I think she's dead from overdose, break in, nobody home, drink, get sad, suicidal, swallow bottle of prescription drugs with vodka in suicide attempt, almost die, someone finds me in house, cops, paramedics, in the ICU for some amount of time, etc etc, go to psych ward

I then met my current girlfriend in the psych ward




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d7fc39  No.446[Reply]

Has anyone here actually tried AA? Anybody think it actually works? I've been in and out of it, and everyone I go back I feel like I'm finally ready to commit, but after a couple months it just feels kinda preachy and fake and end up missing the drinking

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3f2585  No.491

id use the pamphlets to make it sound like i went to my mandatory probation meetings.

i liked them during rehab but could never willingly walk into one. i thought about it before relapsing but when you're a NEET with more money than you know what to do with there aren't many reasons to stop drinking.


3f2585  No.492

>>483

i hate to doublepost but just wanted to add:

na meetings are how junkies get connections in new towns

fucking heroin junkies will stay junkies until they litterally cant and everyone at na is a relapse waitingto happen


ed3293  No.501

>>492

That's bullshit, if you're a junky you'll always know where to get your shit. There's always shit where there's prostitutes or casinos or hobos, no matter where you are. If you go to NA asking for connections you're risking your ass getting whooped, and if it is a serious group you'll be kicked out.

That's like saying that people go to AA looking for drink buddies. What you say might be possible in big groups or in areas infested by X substance. Like, I used to go to a big group and I've met people that used in the same places that I did but we weren't friends, then I quit that group because it sucks and there are no rules, people just idiotic shit. I go to other groups and people say smart things.


da2741  No.504

I've been to a few AA meetings, but my experience is mostly with NA, which I went to for 5 years. I stayed clean the whole time, did all this shit you're supposed to do (steps, sponsorship, regular meeting attendance, etc.), and I can confidently say I wouldn't recommend 12 step programs. It's a borderline religious cult that is stuck clinging to an outdated "treatment" method that is laughably ineffective for how widespread it's use is. Seriously, the success rate for 12 step is abysmal for what is supposed to be the most popular addiction treatment. The ultimate goal is to come to know God, give your will and life over to it, and then spread how you did it to other members to help them do the same. The term "higher power" is often used to get less/non religious people interested, but it's all really about God. There are nonsensical or useless slogans repeated constantly, and what little literature there is gets read over and over again to convince people it actually has some merit. Now as some anons said, there can be wildly varying degrees of quality depending on the meetings you go to. Everything is based around the same literature though, so you're still gonna hear the same shit, there will likely be more fucked up shit mixed in with it at the worse off meetings however. And you will meet some fucked up people at these meetings, even ones that are supposedly "working the program" and preaching the word like a good member.

Now I did stay clean for 5 years (except for nicotine and caffeine, which both groups seem to think are just fine despite being drugs too), so obviously something worked right? Yeah, not drinking or taking drugs is what worked. You don't need a God and a social club to accomplish that. What 12 step does well is give you a lot of shit to do that doesn't involve drinking/drugs. You can find new friends/hobbies, and work on improving your life to where you don't want to get fucked up all the time without the 12 step meetings. There are also actual medical treatments based on science you can invest in if needed. If you are already religious or want to be, and are fine with not drinking at all then maybe you'd enjoy the 12 step life. You can improve your life and learn to booze responsibly without it though.


72528e  No.651

It's been working for me. The people are fucked in the head though. I will go with the literature any day. I tried making friends there, but a very low percentage of them would I hang out with. Sorry, but if there's a difference of 30 IQ points, then there's going to be a communication barrier. I'm just going now to 'check in' every few days, not to socialize.




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38b692  No.264[Reply]

post itt every time you drink

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aec2e0  No.645

Alcohol is a nice companion. It won't slowly die while you can't do anything to help it.


834ac8  No.647

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Downing vodka alone, fuck me guys i will be father if she is not going to abort that fucking shrimp.


aec2e0  No.648

>>645

She just has to survive some surgery now. she's still near death not not like she was. Worried about her. Deadened my feels with alcohol. I still do.

Think she will be ok.

drinking Finnish vodka and mixers like cranberry juice


aec2e0  No.649

>>648

It's hard dealing with people dealing with this shit.

Hate so many people so an anonymous board. wife I believe will be ok in the end


ff18f3  No.650

>>647

If you posted this to make people post it worked. Otherwise you deserve this for going 3D. Also having me some morning rum




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fac816  No.603[Reply]

Sometimes two. I'm 29. I'v been doing this for almost a year. How long do I have?

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fac816  No.620

>>605

5.6% abv

$2.69

been drinking regularly and semi regularly for 6 years.


09fa62  No.621

>>603

>Only drinking a couple of beers a day for a year.

How about some whisky?


de5246  No.623

>>603

>trying to kill myself through liquor

<how long does it take


c32b49  No.624

Unfortunately, you'll still be with us for a while relying on booze alone.


04db44  No.641

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Are you this guy?




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7ebaa4  No.627[Reply]

Post music when you drink or get drunk

7ebaa4  No.640

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e27e95  No.46[Reply]

finally a board of my people. ive not sober for 5 months of constant binge. when i dont drink my body hurts and i shake like a retarded cat. im told these symptoms can kill you but the last time i detoxed i was in rehab so all i had to deal with were wounds from a fight and mild hallucinations. im about to go to jail and dry out and am pretty spooped. any tips?

also ITT tell detox stories

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a47430  No.544

>>489

>be cured of the long term effects

Depends how you define effects. You'll always want alcohol and you'll always be tempted every time you see a bottle. There will always be a little part of your brain which wants you to become an addict again and all but kill yourself because life will, at times, seem truly impossible.

Physically, you can get better. If you've been a heavy drinker for a long time (more than, say, three years, although the time is shorter if you started underage), then you've probably dashed your hopes of being a normal human being. You'll never run track or have a career in the NFL, but that doesn't mean you can't live within your means and be happy. And I can tell you, if you don't stop, you'll be in diapers by the time you're 35 and a vegetable by 50.

>embrace the suck?

Life is meaningless without pain. Such is life.


694280  No.545

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>>544

its cool to see someone is still checkin this board. i tried to detox again about a week ago and failed after two days. i got a girl drinking with me and now she gets the shakes too. another jail bid is coming up and i honestly hope they lock me up for awhile. the drinking gods somehow keep making sure i have access to money and liquor, and if i dont get off this shitty ride soon i dont know if ill live. my mind feels like fuckin jelly, ive eaten half a hotdog in 4 days and am now having trouble discerning dreams from reality. song related. cheers faggot


d32638  No.547

>>545

Good luck, man.


b75caa  No.614

>>545

go buy a ounce of some high cbd indica and get a piece since its not like you'll be able to roll. Use the bud to help you sleep and deal with the worst of the shakes and some of the 'emptiness'. You may even be able to eat/sleep/drink which are some of the most important things for withdrawal recovery.

Alternately you could do some shrooms/lsd/dmt but I don't know if I would want to do them when in the middle of withdrawls, that will probably guarantee a bad trip; yet ego death is usually what it takes to cut cold.


692617  No.617

I'll detox when i'm dead, but I wish the best for you and others attempting to cut off of it.




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e5543b  No.592[Reply]

I've tried what I think is everything:

- Playing with BAC levels

- Speed of drinking

- Set/setting

It seems like I'm just not getting the good feelings I used to get from drinking: warmph, feelings of calm, disinhibition, increased emotion (unless its bad emotion).

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e5543b  No.594

More wisdom: Check out a BAC calculator and be very careful if you're going to go over .2 BAC. Up to .25 BAC you will probably be fine, but it just gets riskier and riskier and in my opinion it has NEVER been worth it. I probably hurt my brain by going over .25-3 BAC so many times, and there was no benefit at all - except to learn not to do it.


e5543b  No.597

In case anyone cares, I've actually figured out how to get the magic back. It doesn't last for very long, though. I'll keep experimenting. It brought back all those badass nice hazy feelings I used to get when I first started drinking. But it only lasted about 15-20 mins.


34c0c5  No.599

>>597

Are we supposed to beg you for you to reveal your discovery?


e5543b  No.604

>>599

I wanted to know if anyone else wanted to know. Do you?


5e5706  No.606

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>>604

Have you tried listening to music? You can't not feel emotion if you're listening to a good tune.




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44b326  No.542[Reply]

The Old Fashioned is a staple of mine but I'm looking to expand my horizons. What do you guys suggest?

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86eaaa  No.561

Cuba libre. It's just rum and coke.


3c5037  No.573

>old fashioned

>gin and tonic

>tom collins

>French 75

These are my usuals

>negroni

>boulevardier

>martini

These are drinks I'm trying to warm up to.

Any kind of classic cocktail is probably good


601381  No.575

>>542

A martini.

You know why?

Because it's almost straight gin and if any of your friends that make a face when they drink Jack Daniel's candywater have an issue, make them take a sip


b1de96  No.589

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In my country there's a cocktail that we call "Sol y Sombra" (Sun and Shadow) that factory workers like to drink on the mornings to start off their days, so it ain't quite faggy.

It's quite simple too: 50% anise, 50% cognac. If the barman asks you what the hell is that, it won't be hard for you to explain how it is, no matter how drunk you are.


e6af6f  No.602

Jaëgerbomb.




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940552  No.584[Reply]

I think i lost my gf a few days ago bc we drink too much. How do i.get her back /b/

73e3d9  No.585

You got lost. This is /alcoholism/.

Buy her a classy bottle of something she likes.


560cca  No.590

You can't get her back. I lost my GF the same way ;_;


e28b2c  No.591

>>584

havent had a gf for like 2 years so i can't relate, being single is better anyway

then again my sex drive is pretty low due to depression and anxiety.

I mean if I wanted to get my girlfriend back i'd write a compelling speech about how we're meant together and use anecdotes within our relationship to tug at her heart strings, just be manipulative and it'll work.




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690794  No.337[Reply]

I miss alcohol

I used to drink alone listening to music back in 2012--2015. i had so much fun. I live with my parents now, they control me and won't let me drink. Life is boring and I think about suicide every day. during the past month i've only managed to sneak in 1 beer.

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975924  No.519

>>337

Can't you go outside? Are you a hikki or what


842e4e  No.520

>they control me and won't let me drink.

Are you a grown ass man? What the hell makes them think they can or should control you? Needless to say I hope you get the hell out of there again soon, bro.

Maybe get some help about those suicidal thoughts if you're serious about that.


842e4e  No.521

>>520

Wanted to add to that, what kind of a wimp are you that you let them? Are you in that tight of a spot and do you fear that they would throw you out?


dc6af2  No.578

>>407

doesnt alcohol dissolve the plastic bottle?


1f51e0  No.588

Get friends to go out with as an excuse to drink.




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bfbe57  No.586[Reply]

No.585

I don't think she wants me back

Pride



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2bedbd  No.583[Reply]

Drinking alone

Blackheart



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e3c28b  No.566[Reply]

Why can't I stand beer yet I can drink with a lot of ease hard as fuck cider? Last time I tried to drink a liter of beer, I gagged, but with cider it was highly pleasurable. Why is beer so shit-tier? Sorry if I offended any Krautbros there, but beer sucks arse.

fdb436  No.568

beer is shit

liqour master race


df2d71  No.570

>>566

drink it until it tastes good, or get less shit kinds, none of the light crap.


6cc3c6  No.571

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>>570

Actually, crappy pisswater tier beers are the easiest for me to drink. The cider I drank was a brand called El Gaitero, famous traditional Asturian cider brand. I'm a Spaniard by the way. ID changed because phoneposting while taking the dog for a walk.




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2c0c5e  No.126[Reply]

Let's talk Whisky.

>What's the last one you drank?

>Bourbon, Irish, Scotch, or maybe something else?

>Blended or Single Malt?

>What's you're favorite?

>Most expensive one you've had?

I've been trying to get into Whisky the last few months and I've had some mixed results. I'm looking for a decent, affordable Scotch.

My last bottle was a 12yo Bowmore, but I don't think I enjoy peat/smoke like I imagined I would. Kind of a bummer.

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988958  No.539

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Been trying a lot of whiskey over the past few weeks. Now I'm looking to get into smoke. I really liked my bottle of Highland Park 12, I'd like to work my way towards Islay scotch, but I don't wanna go too hardcore too fast. Anybody got a recommendation for a next step towards the smoke?


48bad5  No.546

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When I first got into drinking I started with whiskey but got into too many fights with fellow citizens and the law. I generally avoid it now but treated myself last week.

>favorite

ezra fucking brooks

>last one

peach bird dog. had to drink aristocrat for a few days so it seemed appropriate to go for higher shelf

>most expensive

I got bottle service at a ritz carlton in the middle east that doesn't normally do bottle service. We had to explain to this indian slave nigger who barely spoke english to bring us a bottle of jack. It costed us nearly 200 bucks for a fifth. i went to my room before he brought the check and left it for my buddies Fuckin poo-in-the-loos get deported in the mide east after they're not of working age for a reason. kill your local jew elephant people today. I swear i was sober when i started this post.


beb610  No.551

>>126

>last drank

Aberfeldy 12yr

>type

Scotch

>Blended?

Single malt

>favorite?

Bunnahabhain 12yr

>most expensive

Laphroaig 18 yr


beb610  No.552

>>539

Bunnahabhain is an islay that is more briny than smokey, but id say ledaig is a decent smokey one. though ardbeg is good too if cost isn't an issue


82c57b  No.565

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>>126

>What's the last one you drank?

Longrow

>Bourbon, Irish, Scotch, or maybe something else?

Scotch

>Blended or Single Malt?

Single

>What's you're favorite?

Ardbeg for the money. Next one is the best I've had, though.

>Most expensive one you've had?

Signatory Bruichladdich 1992 23 year. Bought this bottle to drink with my brother in law. Worth every cent. Like moonlight on the tongue.




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b56060  No.530[Reply]

So who here has had fucked up dreams after drinking?

Usually after drinking three fifths of best horse over a 2-3 day period, I start having really bizarre dreams that I can't discern from reality (when I'm dreaming, at least).

They range from me going about my usual business with odd scenarios taking place, being outside and seeing horrifying shit in the sky (UFO's, giant faces, melting sky/getting sucked up and falling back down), people with deer heads/antlers popping out of every door I open. But the most common is I dream I'm laying in my own bed and I'm unable move and I'm screaming for help. I've literally woken up from these dreams screaming. Sometimes there is a figure in the corner of my ceiling, crouching there that I can only see out of the corner of my eye. Sometimes I hear strange music in a language I've never heard before but can understand and the lyrics are singing about killing me.

What the fuck is going on? Are these demons? Is this just my conscious telling me I should stop drinking? Has anyone else experienced anything even remotely familiar?

460c7b  No.531

>>530

To be honest I love the vivid dreams I get after drinking, like the vivid dreams I get after some melatonin and a nice night of sleep.


006109  No.533

It's so bad for me that every time I dont drink I get stuck in the same state. I get sleep paralysis and keep having fucked up vivid dreams.


006109  No.534

Forgot to answer your question in my post. To add, I drink every fucking day so when I detox the first day is usually just physical symptoms like shaking or chest pain. After that the sleep paralysis, which is what you described as laying in bed unable to move kinda dreams. Add all that to be generally unhealthy it's pretty much a week of hell and then you get depressed. Not the kind of depressed where you are all sad and emo and shit. The kind where you just cant feel anything and are meh towards everything.

All this happens because it's your body readjusting to not being drunk. Both your body and your mind have to cope with reality and it fucks you up. Thats why most jails or rehabs keep you supervised for a bit after checking in because this shit can lead to seizures if you have been drinking long enough. You said 2-3 days. It only gets worse the longer you binge.


69a463  No.562

You got sleep paralysis there. Look it up.




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