By Chase Amante A good, if somewhat disreputable, buddy of mine in Southern California who'd bedded a significant number of women he'd met primarily at dive bars once summed up his philosophy of getting girls to me like this: People've been doing it that way since the Ancient Greeks were sporting togas and spears. Sex and alcohol have gone hand-in-hand in human society for a long, long time. Stands to good reason there ought to be some good reasons for it, then, too.
Emily Barrett 1. We've always known this to some extent especially those of us who have woken up the next day in a stranger's house with nothing but a dry mouth and a distinct feeling of regret , but now it's been scientifically proven. In a small study of 24 heterosexual people - half men, half women - researchers found various ways in which drinking alcohol or smoking marijuana can affect sexual prowess and performance - and it's not always positive. However, before we reveal the 14 ways that getting drunk or high will affect your bedroom habits, it should of course be mentioned that doing the dirty with anybody while intoxicated is not recommended, as a person should be able to give consent before they get down to business. Now we've got that covered, here's the details you've been waiting for Alcohol and marijuana make you feel sexier According to one year-old female participant from the study, "When I'm drunk, I'm drunk, so I'm like, 'I'm hot. You usually feel a little sexier, a little bit more turned on and ready to have sex, instead of being self-conscious.