Welcome to the Straightbourbon.com Forums.
Results 1 to 2 of 2
  1. #1
    Join Date
    Aug 2002

    JW Black to the rescue....odd story.


    Pensioner who went blind after drinking vodka has his eyesight saved... by a bottle of whisky!

    By Anthony Bond

    PUBLISHED: 13:48 EST, 1 December 2012

    Read more: http://www.dailymail.co.uk/news/arti...#ixzz2DqcMSBe5
    Follow us: @MailOnline on Twitter | DailyMail on Facebook

    Evidently, he was diagnosed with formaldehyde poisoning secondary to Vodka and diabetes Rx interaction. Ethanol is required to reverse the process and when they realized they did not have enough medical ethanol a bottle of JW Black was secured....any whiskey would have worked...but at least they did not force JW Red into him.

  2. #2
    Join Date
    Jul 2009
    Massillon, Oh.

    Re: JW Black to the rescue....odd story.

    Score one for the "dark side"...



Similar Threads

  1. The Story of Black Maple Hill
    By Kyjd75 in forum General Bourbon Discussion
    Replies: 57
    Last Post: 07-18-2012, 10:59
  2. Who Knows Lawrenceburg's Story?
    By cowdery in forum History
    Replies: 18
    Last Post: 06-18-2010, 11:44
  3. what's the story with Ri rye?
    By DowntownD in forum American Rye Whiskey
    Replies: 4
    Last Post: 03-21-2009, 18:17

Posting Permissions

  • You may not post new threads
  • You may not post replies
  • You may not post attachments
  • You may not edit your posts
Back to top