(Carnation the compay) Carnation cows held the world milk production record for 32 consecutive years. One cow in particular, Segis Pietertje Prospect, produced 37,381 pints of milk during 1920, and a statue of the cow was erected to honour this record. The town of Tolt, Washington en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Car…
In Ireland there is a popular tradition known as The 12 pubs of Christmas. You must go to 12 different pubs in one night, having one drink (most commonly a pint of beer) in each Pub. Participants usually have 12 rules to follow, e.g "No sitting in pub 3", "No using the bathroom in pub 7" etc. irishcentral.com/culture/…
John Harvey Kellogg, inventor of Kellogg's Cereal, routinely administered half a pint of yogurt as an enema (placed it up his anus) because he believed it would clean out his system en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Joh…
It is illegal to sell products measured in non-metric units in New Zealand, however, a 'pint of beer' is an exception because it is considered a description rather than a volume. business.govt.nz/risks-an…
Mosquitoes can drink up to 3x their body weight, which would be equivalent to roughly 600 pints for the average man (200lbs) mosquitoenemy.com/how-muc…
Today I learned of Steve Leech, a milkman who was doing his rounds when he saw a shop on fire. He used 320 pints of milk to put out the fire, saving 7 other stores. He received the award for "Hero Milkman of the Millennium" telegraph.co.uk/news/ukne…
Neil Douglas boarded a flight & found his doppelgΓ€nger/lookalike, Robert Stirling, sitting in his seat. The whole plane laughed & they took a selfie. Douglas arrived at his hotel, only to find the same double at the check-in desk. Their paths crossed again at a bar & they shared a laugh & a pint bbc.com/news/uk-scotland-…
In Europe during the Middle Ages nuns had an allowance of six pints of ale each day michigantoday.umich.edu/2…
Donating a pint of blood is equivalent to donating a chocolate bar calorie-wise, mainly from the regeneration of 2 TRILLION red blood cells in bone marrow at a rate of 2 million/sec. sciencefocus.com/the-huma…
The Royal Navy made a daily issue of rum to its sailors until 31 Jul 1970. The issue was a tot, "only" 1/8 of a pint of rum, daily and it was mixed with water to make "grog" to make it palatable. Tots are still issued on special occasions, such as the Queen's Jubilees and Royal births. en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Rum…
Guinness drinkers with beards are wasting an estimated 162,719 pints every year by trapping it in their facial hair, scientists claimed. With an estimated 92,370 drinkers with facial hair in the UK, who drink on average 180 pints each a year, the total cost of Guinness is Β£423,070. irishtimes.com/news/moust…
Actor Oliver Reed, who appeared in over 50 movies died during the shooting of "Gladiator" in 1999, after out drinking sailors from the royal navy in a pub in malta. It is reported that he drunk eight pints of lager, twelve double rums and half a bottle of whiskey, and insisted on paying airmalta.com/blog/malta/o…
The world's longest hangover was recorded in 2007 and it lasted 4 weeks after a 37-year old Scotsman consumed 60 pints (35 litres) of beer over a 4-day period. brisbanetimes.com.au/worl…
The Red Cross charges hospitals about $150 for each pint of blood. abcnews.go.com/Health/sto…
In the 19th century, profit-maximizing recipe used by milk producers was a pint of lukewarm water for every quart of milkβ€”after the cream was skimmed; To whiten the bluish liquid they added chalk and to replace skimmed-off layer of cream, they might add a final flourish of pureed calf brains theatlantic.com/magazine/…
Guinness drinkers with moustaches are unknowingly wasting an estimated 162,719 pints every year by trapping it in their facial hair theguardian.com/uk/2000/f…
Everyone who works at Ben & Jerry’s headquarters in Burlington, Vt., is entitled to three free pints of ice cream for each day of work nytimes.com/2019/01/07/di…
Actor Oliver Reed died during a break from shooting Gladiator after winning a drinking match with British sailors. He "drank eight pints of German lager, a dozen shots of rum, half a bottle of whiskey and a few shots of Hennessy" and beat five young sailors at arm wrestling before collapsing. en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Oli…
Bob Hawke is the only Australian prime minister with a world record and his world record is for drinking 2.5 pints of beer in under 11 seconds. twistedhistory.net.au/wor…
Ian Fleming was told by his doctor that gin was damaging to his health (Fleming loved gin so much he would drink a pint every day). The doctor then suggested something relatively less damaging to Fleming's health: bourbon. diffordsguide.com/people/…
While both the US and the UK use pints to measure liquid, they are not the same en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Pin…
From 1850 to 1970 the Royal Navy gave a "Rum Ration" of one-eighth of a pint of rum to every sailor at midday. Sailors had the option of receiving an extra three pence a day instead, although most preferred the rum. en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Rum…
Snooker player Bill Webeniuk was famous for his drinking ability. He once drank 76 cans during a match. On another occasion after winning a drinking competition by drinking 43 pints he said I'm away to the bar now for a proper drink". en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Bil…
The Mayor of Dublin used up his annual allocation of 10,560 pints of beer in just 7 months dublininquirer.com/2019/0…
There is a copy of the Qur'an written in Saddam Hussein's blood which he had commissioned for his 60th birthday. Over the course of 2 years he provided up to 57 pints of his blood to complete the 336,000+ words that make up the text en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Blo…
George Washington had his own personal recipe for egg nog that he would serve to guests, which included one pint brandy, 1/2 pint rye whiskey, 1/2 pint Jamaica rum, and 1/4 pint sherry wine en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Egg…
Tap water costs around 0.097p a litre – or around 1p for a bucket of water. Bottled water costs on average 500 times more than tap water, the equivalent of paying Β£1,500 for a pint of beer or glass of wine. tapwater.org
Prohibition agent Izzy Einstein often gained access to speakeasies by asking "Would you like to sell a pint of whiskey to a deserving prohibition agent?" Everyone thought he was a comedian until he booked them. history.com/news/the-impr…
Jack Keyes, 23 of Londonderry, Northern Ireland was celebrated by Guinness Book of Records for drinking 36 pints in 60 minutes in 1969. Guinness no longer has this record category pavliks.com/this-day-in-1…
In 1355, the town of Oxford and the students of Oxford University erupted in rioting for days because some students didn't like the beer they were served and threw a pint of beer at a tavern owner. The townsfolk eventually stormed the school where 63 students and 30 locals were killed. en.wikipedia.org/wiki/St_…
The standard size of a pint of beer traces back to a demand in the Magna Carta independent.co.uk/news/uk…
The UK annually loses at least 93000 litres (162,719 pints) of beer due to men's facial hair. ibtimes.com/international…
A blood donor will lose around 650 calories by donating 1 pint of blood. That 1 pint of blood could save up to 3 lives. medicaldaily.com/why-dona…
4.5 million Americans would die each year without life saving blood transfusions and approximately 32,000 pints of blood are used each day in the United States. givingblood.org/about-blo…
Everytime a Saw movie would be released, a "Halloween Blood Drive" would be organized; mobile blood stations pop up around US where blood donators would receive a free movie ticket. A total of 120.000 pints of blood has been donated, resulting in over 360.000 lives being saved. joblo.com/movie-news/jigs…
In a study conducted by Guinness itself, it was estimated that 163,000 pints of Guinness are wasted in facial hair each year in the UK. eatthis.com/guinness-beer…
Canadian snooker player Bill Werbeniuk drunk huge amounts of alcohol before and during each game. He averaged 30 pints of lager a day during tournaments. He once said, "I’ve had 24 pints of extra-strong lager and eight double vodkas and I’m still not drunk.” drunkard.com/top-drunks-b…
Today I learned of Bill Werbeniuk, a big drinking Canadian Snooker player . He drank 43 pints of lager in a drinking contest against Scotsman Eddie Sinclair. After Sinclair passed out following his 42nd pint, Werbeniuk was reported to say "I'm away to the bar now for a proper drink" en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Bil…
A Gorilla at the London Zoo named Kumbuka, escaped from his enclosure in 2016, he drank five litres (8.8 imperial pints) of undiluted blackcurrant squash that was in the keepers' area. bbc.com/news/magazine-377…
The American pint is 95ml smaller than the British pint en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Pin…
10,000 light years away from Earth, there is a huge cloud of alcohol. It is 1000 times larger than the diameter of our solar system and contains enough alcohol to fill 400 trillion trillion pints. To drink all of it, everyone on Earth would have to drink 300K pints each dayβ€”for 1 billion years. mentalfloss.com/article/5…
Guinness did a study finding drinkers with moustaches lose on average 1.5 pints of beer in their moustaches annually theguardian.com/uk/2000/f…
Employees of Ben and Jerry's get three free pints of ice cream per day benjerry.com/flavors/3-pi…
Nearly 163k pints of Guinness are wasted each year due to mustaches. theguardian.com/uk/2000/f…
16th century workers in Ireland were provided with an allowance of 14 pints of ale per day. www-irishtimes-com.cdn.am…
It takes over two minutes to pour a pint of Guinness, if you follow the recommendations from the brewery. learn.kegerator.com/pouri…
The presidential limousines in the last decade have their own ecosystem completely sealed from the outside in case of weapon, chemical attacks. They use heavy duty truck frames and use a diesel engine to lug 20k lbs. of steel and hidden weaponry. Two pints of president's blood is also on hand. en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Pre…
In order to gain weight(30kg) for his role as Mark David Chapman, Jared Leto drank microwaved pints of ice cream mixed with soy sauce and olive oil every night. en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Cha…
Many seemingly unrhymable words do have rhymes! The list is long, including orange, silver, angst, pint, siren, wasp, toilet, etc. Meanwhile, most commonly used English words don't have rhymes. Some of these are boing, bulb, eighth, warmth, worlds, wolf, penguin, problem, etc. en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Lis…
Guinness drinkers with moustaches are unknowingly wasting about 162,719 pints every year by trapping it in their facial hair. Research commissioned by Guinness found that the average moustachioed tippler traps a pint and a half above their top lip annually. theguardian.com/uk/2000/f…

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