There’s nothing like having a couple drinks with family and friends and slowly watching as some of the people you know the best get drunker and drunker throughout the night. The best part about drinking with people you know so well is watching them turn from their sober self to their drunk self.
Luckily for those pondering how to describe your boisterous and drunk uncle or chipper and tipsy friend when telling stories, science has come up with the four types of drunks that everyone turns into.
The University of Missouri at Columbia has published a study that has narrowed down the ways in which we as humans get drunk into a logical and scientifically-based conclusion. They looked at 347 undergraduates at a large university and came to the conclusion that there are four types of drinkers.
For us story tellers, they’ve used literature and pop culture to name these four classifications. Check them out below.