ROTF...alcohol was considered a standard ration for the troops, as far back as the time of Caesar and up through the 1800s.
It could be said that back then, [insert your whimsical comment here] was in fact inspired by the booze.
Hartline Home Brewery
Primary: - n/a
Secondary: - n/a
Bottled: - Miss Maxine's Nutty Brown Ale
Drinking: - Pancho's Pride Porter, Cooper Duper's Irish Red
On Deck: - Spitfire clone
Brew. Drink. Repeat.