AUSTRALIANS LIKE TO BOAST ABOUT their sporting prowess and Olympic medal count, coming in sixth in Beijing last year despite a population of only 22 million. But there is one award of which the country is not so proud. The land down under has had the most significant increase in unruly airline passengers among nations that track such data. While overcrowded airports and the growing hassles of flying are obvious culprits, Australia's binge drinking, which has been described as being of ...

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