Jim Harrison says he writes more books because he 'stopped drinking half-gallons of vodka': Q&A
Ask Jim Harrison how he's doing ... You know, less adorned. How do you account for your late-career productivity? I don't know. I guess it's because I stopped drinking half-gallons of vodka. Now I drink wine mostly. I don't know, a lot of stuff slips ...
The water and corn cost for a gallon of ethanol
I am frequently asked, "How much water does it take to make a gallon of ethanol ... a N.Y. newspaper announcing that it would take half the acres in America's heartland to produce enough corn to make ethanol for us to be about 50 percent energy independent ...
Half a gallon of booze
Are you a drinker? Do you drink much? How much is much? Did you ever drink even a pint of vodka while you were doing a day’s work? What might your condition be, if you drank a quart of vodka and followed it with a quart of bourbon?
How Much Does a New Hip Cost? Even the Surgeon Doesn't Know
What will a gallon of milk set you back ... But orthopedic surgeons don’t know much about how much their work contributes to that spending. They were only able to correctly estimate the cost of a device 21 percent of the time, according to a survey ...
How much for the booze? Breaking down liquor taxes and a look at local prices
How do the retail ... of the list price. Secondly, a “liter tax” is applied, which works a bit differently. The tax is $3.77 per liter, so a pint (350 mL) will have an additional $1.41 tacked on; a fifth (750 mL) adds $2.83; and a half gallon (1.75 ...