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    Re: Congratulations Clayton county

    Johnson nor Story County in the top 5? I call shenanigans.



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    Re: Congratulations Clayton county

    I knew some fellas at ISU from Strawberry Point. I'm not surprised at this



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    Re: Congratulations Clayton county

    A) Where did they get the info? They didn't survey me or anybody else I know.

    B) An excessive drinker is defined as having consumed 5 or more drinks on a single occasion within the last 30 days (men)??? I think everyone I know who isn't pregnant is considered an excessive drinker by those standards..



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    Re: Congratulations Clayton county

    Clayton Co. Pfffft. They can keep their silly alcohol crown. Woodbury Co.'s head burns with a perpetual crank fever.

    BOOZE CAN'T MAKE YOU SEE THESE SNAKES OR FEEL THESE BUGS!!!


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    Re: Congratulations Clayton county

    Quote Originally Posted by Tailg8er View Post
    A) Where did they get the info? They didn't survey me or anybody else I know.

    B) An excessive drinker is defined as having consumed 5 or more drinks on a single occasion within the last 30 days (men)??? I think everyone I know who isn't pregnant is considered an excessive drinker by those standards..
    There are a lot of people that think if you have more than one drink in a sitting that you are a problem drinker.
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    Re: Congratulations Clayton county

    Did they exclude college students from this survey?



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    Re: Congratulations Clayton county

    Quote Originally Posted by CyArob View Post
    Did they exclude college students from this survey?
    I was going to say, their description of heavy drinkers sounded like a description of college kids to me.



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    Re: Congratulations Clayton county

    haha I'm from Clayton County. No stoplights, but plenty to drink...



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    Re: Congratulations Clayton county

    Whoop whoop! Fayette county cracked the top 10.

    Good ol NEIA representing well...



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    Re: Congratulations Clayton county

    Quote Originally Posted by klamath632 View Post
    I was going to say, their description of heavy drinkers sounded like a description of college kids to me.
    Are you saying college kids aren't heavy drinkers? Certainly they aren't the ONLY heavy drinkers, but I'd guess a much larger percentage of college kids are heavy drinkers when compared to non-college kids who are over the legal limit.


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    Quote Originally Posted by CY9008 View Post
    Whoop whoop! Fayette county cracked the top 10.

    Good ol NEIA representing well...
    Well I know a lot of people that would have represented for my county, but we weren't asked. This thing is rigged!



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    Re: Congratulations Clayton county

    Pretty much all of Northeast Iowa was in the top 30. I counted Clayton, Chickasaw, Dubuque, Fayette, Bremer, Allamakee, Delaware, and Howard Counties in there. Basically the whole northeast corner of the state (save Winneshiek, which surprises me).

    However, hard to give much credence to it when Johnson and Story aren't #'s 1 & 2.


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    Re: Congratulations Clayton county

    Quote Originally Posted by Al_4_State View Post
    Pretty much all of Northeast Iowa was in the top 30. I counted Clayton, Chickasaw, Dubuque, Fayette, Bremer, Allamakee, Delaware, and Howard Counties in there. Basically the whole northeast corner of the state (save Winneshiek, which surprises me).

    However, hard to give much credence to it when Johnson and Story aren't #'s 1 & 2.

    does not surprise me at all. Most of my ISU friends were from that area and they definitely kept the alcohol industry floating.


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