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Study: men get 'wasted,' women are 'tipsy'

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Thursday, July 11, 2013

CBSnews: Intoxicated men seem more likely to be described by others in exaggerated drunk terms, while people tend to downplay how intoxicated females actually are.

A new study published online in Alcoholism: Clinical and Experimental Research on July 10 revealed that college students are more likely to describe clearly drunk guys as "hammered," while the the girls are described as "tipsy."

 

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