Fun fact 3/3/2017

The third theory is that the clinking of glasses began as a way for nobles to avoid being poisoned. The tale goes that the clank would slosh liquid from one drink to the other, reassuring the guest that his or her drink was safe and untouched.

http://www.npr.org/sections/thesalt/2012/12/31/166576144/why-we-toast-uncorking-a-new-years-tradition

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