Imagine if instead of having to schlep all the way to the liquor store and scream through bullet-proof glass, all you had to do was swipe your credit card and choose your libation of choice? That's how it is in Japan where these beer and liquor vending machines are seen as popular as cigarette machines. How does the Japanese government make sure kids aren't using them machines to get twisted? They're all turned off between the hours of 11 PM and 6 AM.
Liquor Vendhing Machine