Most of the binge drinking in England and Australia involves beer rather than spirits. Unsociable behaviour is culturally expected here.
--- In firstname.lastname@example.org, "geoff burrows" <jeffrey.burrows@...> wrote:
> Hear Hear Bob,
> I couldn't agree with you more I've been to the Munich
> Oktoberfest several times and done all the unsociable things youg soldiers feel is their duty to do and enjoyed every moment of it. Were you just as you say get shit faced and never a fight in sight. The only crap you got was going back through the camp gate from the jealous sods on guard wanting to be as drunk as you
> Oh happy days