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Q. Is it possible to fool alcohol breath test? And if so – how?

A. Alcohol in our breath comes from our lungs. When we drink a lot, there’s alcohol circling in our blood stream. When it arrives to the lungs some of it vaporizes and come out of our breath, the amount that vaporizes depended on the amount that we have in our blood stream. The electronic devise is looking for the alcohol molecule and not it’s odor, and the only way to avoid having alcohol in our breath is waiting until it’ll go out of our system.

Q. You can fool some of the people all of the time, and all of the people some of the time, but you can not... President Abraham Lincoln said: You can fool some of the people all of the time, and all of the people some of the time, but you can not fool all of the people all of the time.

A. By the way, Abraham Lincoln had Sanpaku eyes. Other persons with this different eyes were Marylin Monroe, Brigitte Bardot, Herbert von Karajan, Bette Davis, Michael Chaplin, Willy Brandt, Harry Belafonte, Natalie Wood, Günter Grass, Vincent L. Broderick, Joe Curran, Mark A. Fein, Charles E. Wright and many others like lixurion999.

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