While US authorities are fighting the coronavirus pandemic and are restricting everything they can, people drown their loneliness at the bottom of the bottle.
According to official information, over the past week, sales of alcoholic beverages increased by 55 percent.
"Spirits like tequila, gin and pre-mixed cocktails led the way, with sales jumping 75% compared to the same period last year. Wine sales were up 66% while beer sales rose 42%. And online sales far outpaced in-store sales, says research firm Nielsen, according to Associated Press.
New York, experiencing th...