What Do You Do Better When Drunk? 

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We're better at crying when we're drunk. The tears just flow and flow and flow, and then everything feels better. So that's nice.

GILLIAN
Where she presides:
Gossip Bar, Hell's Kitchen
Favorite drink: Peppermint martini
Handstands. I'm always doing handstands when I'm drunk. I can never do them when I'm sober, and when I'm drunk I just need someone to hold my legs up. [So, you can't really do them when you're drunk either?] No. But drinking is liquid courage; I don't have the nerve to try it when I'm sober. I also become a much better dancer. It's my thing to dance on bars when I'm drunk; I like to be up high.

KERRY
Where she presides:
Finnerty's Pub, E. Village
Favorite drink: Jameson
I'm much better at watching sports while drunk. That's actually a big help here, since we always have sports on and customers always want to talk about them. It's not that I need to pay attention to the scores or anything, but it helps to take an interest. I don't drink when I'm working the day shift, but on slow nights I'll have a few shots to relax. It helps me concentrate on things like sports, which I don't care about. Drinking really helps the time go by.

KAHLEN
Where she presides:
Ontario, East Williamsburg
Favorite drink: Jameson
Bartending is much easier when I've been drinking. It relaxes me, makes it easier to talk to customers. I can pace myself, though, so counting cash at the end of the night isn't a problem. I mean, I have other talents that I'm better at sober. I was on a reality show. I was better at that sober, believe it or not.

REGGIE
Where he presides:
Bushwick Country Club, Williamsburg
Favorite drink: Jagermeister
I'm better at this job when I'm drunk, though I'm not allowed to drink until 3:45am or so. I get more flirtatious when I'm drunk, for sure.

JESSICA
Where she presides:
The Bitter End, West Village
Favorite drink: Couldn't say
Nothing, really. Or... oh, yeah! Putting my foot in my mouth! Ok, more figuratively than literally. But alcohol does make one more flexible!

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