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Drunktown

A random survey of partyers at the Annex on the Lower East Side.

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Sex
Male…. 52
Female…. 48

Age
21–25…. 67
25–29….15
30–39….15
40+….3

Where do you live?
Uptown…. 19
Downtown….37
L-train Brooklyn….11
F-train Brooklyn….9
Elsewhere in city….4
Burbs….4
Tourist….13
No answer….3

How much are you drinking tonight?
Nothing…. 2
1–3 drinks….22
4–6….33
More than 6….43

Are you a smoker?
Yes…. 26
No…. 54
When drinking….20

How many nights a week do you party?
1…. 3
2….22
3….40
4….18
5….5
6….6
7…. 5
No answer….1

Have you ever been detained by the police while drinking?
Yes…. 30 (22 male, 8 female)
No….70

If yes, what for? (choose all that apply)
Disorderly conduct….13
Open container….12
Fighting….7
Public urination….6
DUI….3
Skinny-dipping….1

Have you ever strayed from your primary sexual orientation when you’ve been drinking?
Yes…. 36 (11 male, 25 female)
No….63
No answer….1

Best intoxication anecdote:
“I had sex with my hottest student.” “Puked my way through a fourteen-hour flight from Tokyo.” “Taking acid … bad, bad, bad.” “Hanging from the Manhattan Bridge.” “Threw my TV off the roof.” “Got laid by two dudes.”

For hookups: Your place or theirs?
Mine….42
Theirs….46
“Don’t care”….12

Why?
Mine: “I know the bathroom is clean.” “Home-field advantage.” “That’s where my vibrator lives.” “In case they have a boyfriend or husband.” “No roommates.”
Theirs: “I live with my parents.” “I’m married.” “Usually too drunk to remember where my house is.” “Bedbugs.” “It’s usually less ghetto.”

Have you ever vomited …
On the street…. 68
In a cab….28
Out a cab window….34
In someone else’s bed….21

Do you worry that you drink too much?
Yes…. 24
No….74
No answer…. 2

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