Shots of the longer term?

Move over, Tide Pods, there’s a new youngster security risk on the town. Over the weekend, the Glenlivet launched its “Capsule Collection,” through which photographs of whisky cocktails are encased in a dissolvable, seaweed-based pores and skin that you simply simply pop in your mouth. Alcohol poisoning with out even having to soiled a glass! [Wipes tear] that is the longer term the Jetsons wished.

The reception to the concept has been assorted, to say the least. Many incapacity activists pointed out that, for individuals who have a troublesome time choosing up glasses and opening bottles, that is a method for extra individuals to get pleasure from a stiff drink. But others say taking pictures one thing like a wonderful whisky shouldn’t be the right strategy to get pleasure from it, and that these servings are too huge to your common human mouth (please have a look at the best way the blonde lady within the video’s cheeks must broaden to accommodate it). Is this the way forward for alcohol? Don’t act such as you didn’t dream of alcoholic Gushers once you have been a child.

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