Newspaper article The Daily Mercury (Mackay, Australia)

Drinking Game Is Crossing the Globe

Newspaper article The Daily Mercury (Mackay, Australia)

Drinking Game Is Crossing the Globe

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Conall Crowley

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news@dailymercury.com.au

WHAT IS IT?

Created in London in January 2013 and spread through Twitter and Youtube

Involves taking a video of yourself drinking a beer and then tagging two mates

Most participants are male and between 18-24 years old

Former Prime Minister Bob Hawke is a cult hero of the movement for his recent schooner skol on the second day of the Ashes

NEKNOMINATE, the new social media drinking game, has just hit Mackay.

The online trend involves filming yourself skolling a beer as fast as possible, posting the video on social media, and neknominating two friends to do the same.

One of the most popular Facebook pages dedicated to the trend, The Best Neknominate Video's, has scored more then 140,000 Facebook fans in six days.

However, some concerning videos have appeared online, with one Victorian participant skolling a schooner of beer while driving a car on the highway. …

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