Powertown, it is enough to drive you to drink
While on average DC drinks a modest 16.6 alcoholic drinks a month, 20.1% of our population are classified as binge drinkers.
I have written about this before:
The political elite/lobbyist/celebrity press corps axis of hubris know that they are living a lie. They know they are perpetuating a terrible hoax on the country. And they know, at some level, that their lives are a vicious lie. This takes a toll.