Justin Jacoby Smith is an organizer, web geek, Buddhist, and poet.

'determining when to stop ingesting ethanol'

As cultural animals, humans have little innate nutritional wisdom and for this reason may have unusual difficulty in determining when it is prudent to quit ingesting ethanol. Humans also appear to be the only animals with a highly developed sense of self-awareness and thus they may be the only animals that might wish to escape from their own consciousness.

St. Patrick's Day Inquiry: Do Monkeys Get Drunk? - Food - GOOD.