Mel Gibson, Lindsay Lohan get send-ups with signature cocktails
Has that Sunday Funday imbibing followed you to work this fine morning? Mel Gibson and Lindsay Lohan certainly saw their fair share of cocktails this past weekend -- in the form of signature drinks named after the controversial kiddos, that is.
At Birds Cafe in Hollywood, occasionally the site of a Ministry sighting and always a stone's throw from the Scientology Celebrity Center, the creative proprietors have invented cocktail recipes in honor of the controversial Gibson and Lohan.
For the jail-bound starlet, "The Lohan: Vodka and olive juice. Not at all sweet. Careful: two drinks can land you in jail and kill your career."
And what cocktail menu would be complete without the option of a shooter? Birds concocted the Mad Max Meltdown, made with Rumplemintz and Irish Cream, served over ice, for $6.95.
Do the star-powered sips sound appealing? Any ideas for your own celeb-themed mixed drink? Tell us in comments below.
-- Matt Donnelly
Photo credits: How Hwee Young / EPA , left; Lawrence K. Ho / Los Angeles Times, right
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