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    Were you at somewhere private e.g a house, your friends house?
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    (Original post by Blinkix)
    Were you at somewhere private e.g a house, your friends house?
    At one point I was but also walking around my village.
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    That would be illegal as the age to drink if you are not in a private location e.g a house is around the age of 3 onwards
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    You didn't drink responsibly is the real issue here. You can still be healthy and drink alcohol if you know how much alcohol your body can handle. There are a lot of websites around that can help you be more responsible about your drinking.
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    Alcohol is legal because it would cause too much retaliation and disobedience if it were made illegal.
    We've been using it recreationally for years and years.
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    Because it can be taxed.
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    If alcohol was invented tomorrow, it would be made illegal. It's just because it's been around for so long and has become so ingrained in our culture that it is legal.
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    because most people who drink alcohol don't do 18 shots 😂😂😂
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    Alcohol is legal because it can be taxed. Same reason as cigarettes.

    Tbf though you did 18 shots. That's ridiculous. If you do 18 shots you are going to be absolutely trollied and will feel horrendous. Not many people drink that excessively and if you do you're setting yourself up for a day of feeling awful. Next time drunk cider and mixed drinks. Gradually building it up is a lot better as you're less likely to over do it. Shots are an easy way to ruin yourself
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    You don't have to do 15-18 shots, and if you do, it's on you. But in general, yes, alcohol is an extremely dangerous drug worthy of Class A status, if we are to divide drugs in such a way. It's too difficult to make it illegal in a country where it has so much cultural importance (look at when they tried Prohibition in the US) and there's little impetus to do so from any groups of significance anyway (certainly the government benefits from taxing it). Personally I don't really think it should be illegal but then I think drugs should be pretty universally legalized and taxed.
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    There's no problem with alcohol if you drink it responsibly, which you clearly don't
 
 
 
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