Before the 1950’s a screwdriver was only known as a vodka and orange juice. It is said that some American engineers working on oil rigs in the Persian Golf were working long and tedious hours. Seeking reprieve from the stress of working so many hours the engineers would discreetly pour vodka and orange juice into cans. They would then stir their secret alcoholic beverage with a screwdriver.

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