Saturday, 30th January 2016

by Joshua Gaskell

On ID’ing: the idea is that you shouldn’t be able to buy booze until you’re eighteen regardless of how you look. But what’s wrong with a seventeen-year-old who’s developed enough to look twenty-two being served and a seventeen-year-old who looks seventeen being turned away? The age you look is probably as good an indicator of how ready you are for alcohol as is the age you actually are.

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