We've survived the election, the holidays and the apocalypse, so there's even more to celebrate come New Year's Eve. Not only is it almost 2013, but we're all still here -- so let's keep it that way.
Given the vast amount of liquor that comes with NYE, operating heavy machinery isn't feasible, and it's not like alt-vehicles are an option, either. If drinking and driving isn't safe, neither is drinking and biking, drinking and skateboarding or even drinking and walking, for that matter.
But even though L.A. urban folklore claims everybody "needs" a car in the city, that's far from the truth. From using a taxi, private car or party bus to public transport, towing and Twitter, we have some of the safest ways to get home on New Year's Day and beyond. And in the spirit of citizen journalism, if you know about any driving alternatives we may have missed, please share them in the comments section, too.More »