Many of those who weighed in used the tragedy to share stories about past problems with bouncers.
But this reader viewed the incident as a cautionary tale in regard to the possible consequences of tying one on.
Here's what he had to say.
Matt Schmitt writes:
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SHOW ME HOW
This is very sad, but something to think about for all you drinkers. What good can possibly come out of getting drunk or even going out for drinks? I understand the need to cut loose, and I've had my share of drinks in the past, but my experiences have brought me to the realization that a few hours of fun is not worth the danger I put myself and my loved ones into by going out to party.