Lil Wayne Album Release Party

CIL announced on Wednesday that Lil Wayne would be playing a CD release party at Levels in Carbondale. One would think that such a big name would bring a lot of publicity with it, not so. ┬áMost the the comments that I read seem to…

Tour De Carbondale (Spring 2015)

This semester’s Tour De Carbondale has been set for Saturday, April 18. As many of you already know, but for those who haven’t experienced the chaotic event before, the Tour is basically the equivalent of a bar crawl on bikes, with house parties taking the…

An “Unofficial” State of Affairs

I’ve been fielding questions about the date of “Unofficial” Saint Patrick’s Day for several weeks now, and up until now I didn’t really have a solid answer to reply with. ┬áThe decision has been made to forego the “Unofficial” Saint Patrick’s Day event this year…

Polar Bear 2015

In honor of Pinch Penny Pub’s 14 Annual Polar Bear Party being a little more than a week away, I thought I would offer a little reflection on the big event. After all, it is one of Carbondale’s largest events, garnering not only local media…

Welcome To The Madness

Welcome to the the official Soberly Intoxicated blog. As things move forward and I get a better hang on the whole process of blogging (again), I’ll expand the section on the site. The idea behind the new blog to share various Carbondale/Southern Illinois stories, yes…