To help you through it, give you super strength, to piss you off? Why did they have you drink it? Is it Scientology Gatorade?
...just to clarify.
Oh, no one had to drink it. But with only water or panther piss, many just drank the piss.
If you were on the RPF or the decks (ethics trouble) you weren't allowed to use the canteen (very very small "store").
"Everybody has a right to believe what they want to believe. But I don't believe that anybody has a right to trick anybody, to hurt anybody, to harm some body, for their own purposes." - Jason Beghe