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Drinking in America

<p>A man drinks from his glass while on the rooftop at the Gansevoort Meatpacking NYC in New York, June 12, 2013.    REUTERS/Lucas Jackson</p>

A man drinks from his glass while on the rooftop at the Gansevoort Meatpacking NYC in New York, June 12, 2013. REUTERS/Lucas Jackson

A man drinks from his glass while on the rooftop at the Gansevoort Meatpacking NYC in New York, June 12, 2013. REUTERS/Lucas Jackson

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<p>Patrons hug at a bar in Mingo Junction, Ohio April 7, 2011. REUTERS/Eric Thayer</p>

Patrons hug at a bar in Mingo Junction, Ohio April 7, 2011. REUTERS/Eric Thayer

Patrons hug at a bar in Mingo Junction, Ohio April 7, 2011. REUTERS/Eric Thayer

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<p>A patron watches as barman Tom Nolan brings a round of beers in McSorley's Old Ale House in New York March 11, 2008. McSorley's Old Ale House was founded in 1854 by Irish immigrant John McSorley as a drinking establishment for the Irish working class. REUTERS/Lucas Jackson</p>

A patron watches as barman Tom Nolan brings a round of beers in McSorley's Old Ale House in New York March 11, 2008. McSorley's Old Ale House was founded in 1854 by Irish immigrant John McSorley as a drinking establishment for the Irish working...more

A patron watches as barman Tom Nolan brings a round of beers in McSorley's Old Ale House in New York March 11, 2008. McSorley's Old Ale House was founded in 1854 by Irish immigrant John McSorley as a drinking establishment for the Irish working class. REUTERS/Lucas Jackson

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<p>Race fans share a drink at a makeshift bar on the grounds of the Daytona International Speedway in Daytona Beach, Florida, February 13, 2011. REUTERS/Siphiwe Sibeko</p>

Race fans share a drink at a makeshift bar on the grounds of the Daytona International Speedway in Daytona Beach, Florida, February 13, 2011. REUTERS/Siphiwe Sibeko

Race fans share a drink at a makeshift bar on the grounds of the Daytona International Speedway in Daytona Beach, Florida, February 13, 2011. REUTERS/Siphiwe Sibeko

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<p>Participants in SantaCon Boston 2010, a gathering of people dressed as Santa going from bar to bar, drink at the Asgard Pub in Cambridge, Massachusetts December 18, 2010.     REUTERS/Brian Snyder</p>

Participants in SantaCon Boston 2010, a gathering of people dressed as Santa going from bar to bar, drink at the Asgard Pub in Cambridge, Massachusetts December 18, 2010. REUTERS/Brian Snyder

Participants in SantaCon Boston 2010, a gathering of people dressed as Santa going from bar to bar, drink at the Asgard Pub in Cambridge, Massachusetts December 18, 2010. REUTERS/Brian Snyder

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<p>An "ultimate gin &amp; tonic" is mixed at The Bazaar bar at the SLS hotel in Beverly Hills, California December 10, 2008.   REUTERS/Mario Anzuoni</p>

An "ultimate gin & tonic" is mixed at The Bazaar bar at the SLS hotel in Beverly Hills, California December 10, 2008. REUTERS/Mario Anzuoni

An "ultimate gin & tonic" is mixed at The Bazaar bar at the SLS hotel in Beverly Hills, California December 10, 2008. REUTERS/Mario Anzuoni

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<p>Candace Mellon of Sarasota, Florida (R) drinks from a beer bong in the infield before the start of the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series 50th Daytona 500 race at the Daytona International Speedway in Daytona Beach, Florida February 17, 2008.     REUTERS/Brian Kersey</p>

Candace Mellon of Sarasota, Florida (R) drinks from a beer bong in the infield before the start of the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series 50th Daytona 500 race at the Daytona International Speedway in Daytona Beach, Florida February 17, 2008. REUTERS/Brian...more

Candace Mellon of Sarasota, Florida (R) drinks from a beer bong in the infield before the start of the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series 50th Daytona 500 race at the Daytona International Speedway in Daytona Beach, Florida February 17, 2008. REUTERS/Brian Kersey

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<p>Thousands of newly-labelled bottles of Coors Light beer head for packaging at the Coors brewery in Golden, Colorado October 16, 2007.  REUTERS/Rick Wilking</p>

Thousands of newly-labelled bottles of Coors Light beer head for packaging at the Coors brewery in Golden, Colorado October 16, 2007. REUTERS/Rick Wilking

Thousands of newly-labelled bottles of Coors Light beer head for packaging at the Coors brewery in Golden, Colorado October 16, 2007. REUTERS/Rick Wilking

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<p>Drinks are set on a bar at the Weinstein Company's 2007 Golden Globe after party in Beverly Hills, California January 15, 2007. REUTERS/Mario Anzuoni</p>

Drinks are set on a bar at the Weinstein Company's 2007 Golden Globe after party in Beverly Hills, California January 15, 2007. REUTERS/Mario Anzuoni

Drinks are set on a bar at the Weinstein Company's 2007 Golden Globe after party in Beverly Hills, California January 15, 2007. REUTERS/Mario Anzuoni

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<p>Will Schmidt, a truck driver from Montana, drinks a beer while attending the Iowa 80 Truckstop's 33rd Annual Truckers Jamboree in Walcott, Iowa, July 12, 2012. REUTERS/Adrees Latif</p>

Will Schmidt, a truck driver from Montana, drinks a beer while attending the Iowa 80 Truckstop's 33rd Annual Truckers Jamboree in Walcott, Iowa, July 12, 2012. REUTERS/Adrees Latif

Will Schmidt, a truck driver from Montana, drinks a beer while attending the Iowa 80 Truckstop's 33rd Annual Truckers Jamboree in Walcott, Iowa, July 12, 2012. REUTERS/Adrees Latif

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<p>Residents drink in a bar in the aftermath of Hurricane Gustav in the French Quarter of New Orleans, Louisiana September 1, 2008. REUTERS/Lee Celano</p>

Residents drink in a bar in the aftermath of Hurricane Gustav in the French Quarter of New Orleans, Louisiana September 1, 2008. REUTERS/Lee Celano

Residents drink in a bar in the aftermath of Hurricane Gustav in the French Quarter of New Orleans, Louisiana September 1, 2008. REUTERS/Lee Celano

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<p>Patrick Baroody drinks his beer as he watches the rain squalls at the end of Mashes Sands Road in Panacea, Florida June 25, 2012.  REUTERS/Phil Sears</p>

Patrick Baroody drinks his beer as he watches the rain squalls at the end of Mashes Sands Road in Panacea, Florida June 25, 2012. REUTERS/Phil Sears

Patrick Baroody drinks his beer as he watches the rain squalls at the end of Mashes Sands Road in Panacea, Florida June 25, 2012. REUTERS/Phil Sears

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<p>Women sit in a bar lit by candlelight in the Lower East Village in the aftermath of Hurricane Sandy in New York October 31, 2012. REUTERS/Carlo Allegri</p>

Women sit in a bar lit by candlelight in the Lower East Village in the aftermath of Hurricane Sandy in New York October 31, 2012. REUTERS/Carlo Allegri

Women sit in a bar lit by candlelight in the Lower East Village in the aftermath of Hurricane Sandy in New York October 31, 2012. REUTERS/Carlo Allegri

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<p>A woman drinks wine during the Wine and Food Festival in Miami Beach, Florida February 21, 2009.   REUTERS/Carlos Barria</p>

A woman drinks wine during the Wine and Food Festival in Miami Beach, Florida February 21, 2009. REUTERS/Carlos Barria

A woman drinks wine during the Wine and Food Festival in Miami Beach, Florida February 21, 2009. REUTERS/Carlos Barria

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<p>Central Market wine clerk David Hedstrom works on the wine display at his store in Shoreline, May 29, 2012. REUTERS/Anthony Bolante</p>

Central Market wine clerk David Hedstrom works on the wine display at his store in Shoreline, May 29, 2012. REUTERS/Anthony Bolante

Central Market wine clerk David Hedstrom works on the wine display at his store in Shoreline, May 29, 2012. REUTERS/Anthony Bolante

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<p>An employee of Copper Fox whiskey distillery in Virginia, Sean McCaskey, seals bottles of whiskey at the distillery in Sperryville, Virginia, April 5, 2007.   REUTERS/Larry Downing</p>

An employee of Copper Fox whiskey distillery in Virginia, Sean McCaskey, seals bottles of whiskey at the distillery in Sperryville, Virginia, April 5, 2007. REUTERS/Larry Downing

An employee of Copper Fox whiskey distillery in Virginia, Sean McCaskey, seals bottles of whiskey at the distillery in Sperryville, Virginia, April 5, 2007. REUTERS/Larry Downing

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<p>Half Pint Brawlers midget wrestler Steven "Puppet the Psycho Dwarf" Richardson drinks a beer as blood runs down his face, after his match with Mike "Madd Mexx" Ingram (L) in Elgin, Illinois, March 24, 2007.  REUTERS/John Gress</p>

Half Pint Brawlers midget wrestler Steven "Puppet the Psycho Dwarf" Richardson drinks a beer as blood runs down his face, after his match with Mike "Madd Mexx" Ingram (L) in Elgin, Illinois, March 24, 2007. REUTERS/John Gress

Half Pint Brawlers midget wrestler Steven "Puppet the Psycho Dwarf" Richardson drinks a beer as blood runs down his face, after his match with Mike "Madd Mexx" Ingram (L) in Elgin, Illinois, March 24, 2007. REUTERS/John Gress

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<p>Malcolm Jarrett enjoys a beer aboard the 49 Lake Shore Limited Amtrak train in New York June 11, 2008. REUTERS/Joshua Lott</p>

Malcolm Jarrett enjoys a beer aboard the 49 Lake Shore Limited Amtrak train in New York June 11, 2008. REUTERS/Joshua Lott

Malcolm Jarrett enjoys a beer aboard the 49 Lake Shore Limited Amtrak train in New York June 11, 2008. REUTERS/Joshua Lott

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