On this day in 1910, Alcoholics Anonymous was founded.
"I drink to make other people interesting." -- George Jean Nathan.
One thing he knew, he’d had a genuine taste for the stuff. It hadn’t always been like that; he’d had to develop it. He loved to drink. Life was, he’d seen early on, a monotony. Drinking made things interesting, at least. Therein lay his desire for it, he supposed. -- Chapter 31, The Misforgotten.