It turns out that when people have more time off (i.e. weekends) they will use it for exercise and alcohol:
“Monday through Wednesday, people batten down the hatches and they cut back on alcohol consumption,” lead author David Conroy said in a news release.
“But once that ‘social weekend’ kicks off on Thursdays, physical activity increases and so does alcohol consumption,” Conroy said.
And there you have it, earth-shattering research. Next on the docket for these authors:
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