Ever hear that a glass of red wine a day is good for your health?

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  1. Smell Muhfinger

    Smell Muhfinger "is just really nice?"

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    Well I guess that was a bunch of bullshit. :dontknow:

    "The first update of alcohol-linked cancer deaths in the U.S. in three decades shows that booze can be blamed for nearly 20,000 deaths a year, and it’s not just the heavy drinkers.

    Certainly those who downed three or more drinks a day accounted for most of the deaths from seven kinds of cancer, up to 60 percent, according to a new study published in the American Journal of Public Health.

    But consuming just 1.5 drinks a day -- or less -- was associated with up to 35 percent of those cancer deaths, suggesting that any alcohol use carries some risk."

    http://vitals.nbcnews.com/_news/201...ts-cancer-death-risk-alcohol-study-finds?lite

    Goddammit, fuck off, scientists. :facepalm:
     
  2. Mur

    Mur soon Gold

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    The scientist are probably. :lol:
     
  3. DrSublux

    DrSublux Who am dis VIP

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    MatthewT Awaiting The Rapture VIP

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    1.5 drinks per day or less would include 0 :wtf:
     
  5. Satori Brah

    Satori Brah Well-Known Member

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    I never believed that bullshit.

    The only thing alcohol related that is healthy is a good Malbec.
     
  6. Dick Gozinya

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    Someone gave me a Mondavi Private Selection Malbec. Spelled: From California. I was skeptical, but it was free, and it kicked ass.
     
  7. HeinousMark

    HeinousMark Creepy-Ass Cracka VIP

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    Did not read link. Do they single out red wine?
    At any rate, I'd rather live a shorter time with things I like than a longer life of.....nothing....
     
  8. Gomez

    Gomez Well-Known Member

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    grape juice accomplishes the same thing :coffee:
     
  9. zhukov

    zhukov Time Traveler VIP

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    yeah I want live to be 90

    90 looks like fun
     
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    good bad
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    dear scientist..in moderation is the answer
     
  11. Capn Crud

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    Boring! :yell:
     
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    Great uncle died before I was born. Died in his 80's. His sister, my grandmother, said "I told him that drinkin' wuz gonna kill him." True story.
     
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    I don't drink a lot but I'm not giving up a good red wine when I feel like it!
     
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    Some other study suggested that drinking a glass of wine a day was good for you because it's a stress reliever. Stress is really really bad for you, so in this way it indirectly helps you.
     
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    I don't drink everyday, so fuck it.
     
  16. Harry Gibbs

    Harry Gibbs the boss of all men

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    does anyone even care about shit like this anymore? christ...imagine living without coffee, alcohol, an all the other awesome shit that makes your life worth living but may cause some disease. i'm not going without that stuff.
     
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    The planet ALF was from?
     
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    Everything kills you. Get over it.
     
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    I also heard it's good to shit on Chuck Lore's forehead. I don't know if it's true, but if feeels goooooooooooooooooooood.

    Charlie Sheen told me I am winning!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! so be it