Brazil Is Suing Twitter for Tweeting DUI Checkpoints

Twitter has caught some flack in other countries for giving accounts free reign on what they can tweet. Twitter responded that it'll adjust its policy to include the ability to censor tweets if a country demands it to. We just might see Twitter's first high profile case sooner than later because Brazil just sued… » 2/06/12 5:30pm 2/06/12 5:30pm

Another Halloween, Another Dude in a Breathalyzer Costume Busted For…

It's like a tradition. Last year's idiot was 18-year-old James Miller. This year's idiot: 19-year-old Nebraskan Matthew Nieveen, who was arrested on Halloween for driving with a BAC twice the legal limit. While wearing a breathalyzer costume. » 11/03/10 1:45pm 11/03/10 1:45pm

Last Call iPhone App Wants You To Get Drunk Responsibly

Similar to other drunk-calculating iPhone apps, Last Call determines how smashed you are by your weight and how many drinks you've knocked back. However, unlike all those other apps, it's free, it also calculates your drunkenness by the specific type of alcoholic beverage you've consumed, and it gives you options on… » 11/13/08 7:18pm 11/13/08 7:18pm

Talking Urinal Cakes Discourage Drunks, Deliver Urgent Messages

It's the perfect place to reach those who are spiraling down that path to drunkenness: a urinal, where guys who are merely renting beer are returning its effervescent byproducts whence they came. The weird thing is, this urinal cake actually talks. As soon as it senses motion, a disembodied voiceover babe talks to your … » 2/12/07 3:45pm 2/12/07 3:45pm