Massachusetts Daily Collegian

The right to go Loko

By Staff

December 8, 2010

Filed under Archives

November saw the Commonwealth of Massachusetts add all caffeinated alcoholic beverages to its list of banned substances, resulting in its removal from liquor store shelves from Southie to Sunderland, Mass. This change in law...

PCP: I’m gonna have my Loko and drink it too

By Stacey Linehan

November 4, 2010

Filed under Columns, Point-Counterpoint

  Click here to view the other side of the Point-Counterpoint: "Four Loko is only the face of the issue"  Four Loko is a popular alcoholic drink commonly referred to as “liquid cocaine” or “blackout in a can.” The 23.5 oz. canned beverage contains 12 percent alcohol by vol...

New alcoholic drink driving UMass students “Loko”

By Kaya Swainson

November 4, 2010

Filed under Food & Drink, Health&Wellness

It took just one can. Only 23.5 ounces caused Joshua Hussey to blackout after his first experience with Four Loko. “I don’t know what happened for four hours.  I wasn’t with anyone. I was on the streets alone – blackout drunk,” said Hussey about his first experience...