In my home town of Knysna in South Africa, our local government, as announced by Mayor Georlene Wolmarans, took the bizarre action of extending our liquor hours – bars can open at 7.30am and liquor stores are now allowed open on Sunday. Hey, i’m all for a party and occasional irresponsibility but i say “bizarre” (hell no, i yell it) because we live in one of the world’s worst alcohol abuse areas. Babies are born screwed up and the main racial demographic has almost 50% unemployment. Ironically, the biggest problem is in the suburb the Mayor lives in. If anything, i would have expected the ruling Democratic Alliance (DA) to announce plans to combat alcohol abuse.
Anyways, it prompted me to surf the net and look for those embarrassing drunken photo moments that will never be used by alcohol manufacturer’s to promote their products: