Campus Overload: Four Loko


Posted at 12:03 PM ET, 11/29/2010

Forget Four Loko: Alcoholic whipped cream is latest drinking trend

Last week, I heard about the company Whipped Lightening, which produces cans of Whipahol in at least nine flavors, including hazelnut espresso and white chocolate raspberry.

By Jenna Johnson  |  12:03 PM ET, 11/29/2010 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Night Life | Tags:  Four Loko, University of Central Florida, Whipahol

Posted at 12:12 PM ET, 11/18/2010

The doctor is in: Join us at 1 p.m. today for a chat about Four Loko

Dr. Kirsten B. Hawkins is the chief of adolescent medicine at Georgetown University Hospital and will be online starting at 1 p.m. to answer all of your questions about the dangers of student drinking and alcoholic energy drinks, like Four Loko, which are being pulled from the market by federal officials.

By Jenna Johnson  |  12:12 PM ET, 11/18/2010 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Four Loko

Posted at 10:52 PM ET, 11/16/2010

Four Loko loses its caffeine, guarana and taurine

Let's raise a glass and toast the bitter end of Four Loko. Well, at least the Four Loko that gets you drunk and hyper at the same time.

By Jenna Johnson  |  10:52 PM ET, 11/16/2010 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Night Life | Tags:  Four Loko

Posted at 03:31 PM ET, 11/16/2010

Drinking one Four Loko is like drinking ...

How do you accurately describe the amount of alcohol and caffeine in a 23.5-ounce can of Four Loko? What can we possibly compare it to?

By Jenna Johnson  |  03:31 PM ET, 11/16/2010 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Night Life | Tags:  Four Loko

Posted at 08:21 AM ET, 10/27/2010

Four Loko invented by Ohio State University grads

This week, everyone is buzzing about the safety of the alcoholic energy drink Four Loko -- which has been nicknamed "black-out in a can" and "liquid cocaine." Who even dreamed up this concoction? Turns out it's three Ohio State University graduates.

By Jenna Johnson  |  08:21 AM ET, 10/27/2010 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  News Overload | Tags:  Four Loko, Ohio State, Ohio University

Posted at 10:11 AM ET, 10/26/2010

Nine Washington freshmen hospitalized after drinking Four Loko

Earlier this month police found nine Central Washington University freshmen passed out or sick. At first they thought the students had been drugged. Turns out, they had been drinking Four Loko.

By Jenna Johnson  |  10:11 AM ET, 10/26/2010 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Night Life | Tags:  Four Loko, University of Central Washington