It's no secret that Americans in general have a distinctly puritanical list.
I'd categorise them as wowsers, but not many folks would know what I mean....
(Anyone who taxes beer like they do is definitely suspect in my book)
So it wasn't a big surprise when the powers-that-be at a company over there said:
"OK, we'll agree to have alcohol at the annual picnic, BUT ONLY ONE DRINK EACH"