Jul 30, 2014
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Is Boston Really the Drunkest City in America?

Boston once again tops The Daily Beast's list of hard-drinking cities. Is it a fair rap?

Is Boston Really the Drunkest City in America?

Give us your keys, Boston.

According to The Daily Beast, Boston's sozzled residents consume an average of 15.6 drinks per month. It also classified one-fifth of the population as binge drinkers. 

The city tops a list that includes Milwaukee, New Orleans, Chicago and other cities known for their thirst. The rankings were set using data from Experian Marketing Services and the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. 

What do you think? Does Boston really deserve the moniker of drunkest city in America? Is it possible that Boston's more bleary-eyed than other drinking powerhouses like Milwaukee and New Orleans? Are you embarassed by the designation? Proud? Tell us in the comments below!

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