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In this Dec. 31, 2010 file photo, confetti is seen falling over revelers in New York's Times Square as the clock struck midnight during the New Year's Eve celebration. The holidays often mean an excess of booze and drugs. Occasional drinkers fail to moderate and addiction programs around the country note upticks in patient loads soon after the new year, high season for relapsers and those seeking treatment for the first time. (AP Photo/Mary Altaffer)
The etiquette of martini drinking has loosened up in recent years, certainly, but according to a few who man martini shakers some basic rules still apply. (Bob Fila/Chicago Tribune/KRT)
A cosmopolitan martini. (Akron Beacon Journal/ Karen Schiely)
A martini drink set, accented with Christmas ornaments. (Ed Suba Jr./Akron Beacon Journal)