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Reader: I thought whiskey's serving size was the whole bottle and now I'm crazy intoxicated!

Our post about a new pot-edibles education campaign noted that the idea was inspired in part by the reaction to New York Times columnist Maureen Dowd's account of a bad edibles experience in Denver. Many of our readers were directly critical of Dowd for not following serving-size recommendations -- but this one manages to make the same point in a subtler and funnier way.

See also: Maureen Dowd's bad edibles experience helps inspire First Time 5 education campaign

Matt Leising writes:

I just drank this whole bottle of whiskey and I feel crazy intoxicated! Why don't they put an appropriate serving amount on these things?!

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Michael Roberts has written for Westword since October 1990, serving stints as music editor and media columnist. He currently covers everything from breaking news and politics to sports and stories that defy categorization.
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