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Drink Your Calories: This Is How the Calories in Alcohol Compare to Your Favorite Junk Foods

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When you’re eating salads for lunch, sometime you forget to tally the calories you ingested while partying the night before.

We all know how to count calories when it comes to indulging in Chipotle for lunch or deciding not to grab the last slice of pizza, but do you conveniently forget about your health goals when it comes to going out at night?

Perhaps you want to get loose, so over the course of a few hours on a Friday night, you decide to down four cranberry-vodkas.Guess what? According to this convenient (if unsettling) set of infographics from Elite Daily, you just drank the caloric equivalent of 18 California rolls. Wow. No wonder why we tend to feel bloated after a night out on the town.

Here are a few more alarming calorie comparisons from Elite Daily:

Who knew that a night of intense beer pong competition could set you back even more than a late night run to McDonald’s?


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Fall is in the air, so you might want to spend the night kicking back bottles of cider to celebrate the crisp weather, but you’d be setting yourself back almost a half-dozen doughnuts from Dunkin’.


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You know, this one isn’t actually so bad. We would definitely nurse a whole bottle of Cab during a Netflix and chill session if it just meant a three and a half cookie-deficit.


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See the full list of calorie comparisons here.