Tag Archives: Addiction

Trump and Standing Rock

It’s a classic maneuver to make We The Peasants pay for the luxury of the Rich. All money is a reflection of available resources, whether in “our” jurisdiction or foreign. To take the resources in other jurisdictions usually requires war … Continue reading

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I’ll believe drugs are victimless when a pot activist gets off the couch for an issue other than access to his addiction

I know as many functional drug users as victims of substance abuse addiction, so it’s a complicated issue for me. I’m against drug criminalization fueling our prison industrial complex, but marijuana rights activism seems too guided by self-interest for my … Continue reading

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Moms For Pot, damn the kids

For Mother’s Day I was wondering about… MOMS FOR MARIJUANA. Are you kidding me?! Could cannabis users choosing motherdom as commonality for a niche advocacy group be any more half-baked? Motherhood is more than a special interest, demographic or hobby; … Continue reading

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Hey, Breaking News! Investigations show Army misdiagnosed PTSD

As being “personality disorders” therefore they were skirting their liability in the cases. This from an AP headline. At least somebody is TRYING, apparently within the military establishment. But the diagnoses were made years ago, and the counterdiagnoses of PTSD, … Continue reading

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The smoker’s right to be hooked

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Putting lipstick on a big fat pig

Brazenly pandering to a large local Asian population and hoping to attract members of a nearby Buddhist temple, a California McDonald’s has gone feng shui. The restaurant’s owners say the designs are aimed at creating a soothing setting that will … Continue reading

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Addiction

Food, drink, drugs, sex, love. The hedonist’s playthings. But when does pleasure become addiction? When does not-quite-enough become too much? I’ll tell you. When you become double-minded about the pursuit. When you know that what you seek is not what … Continue reading

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Pornology- is it available at Poor Richards?

I just learned about this book, Pornology, over at alternet where they had an article about it. So I’m wondering whether I should go over to Poor Richard’s and get a copy? You see, like so many sad individuals of … Continue reading

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Starbucks feeds your addiction.

Wanna take it outside?   Starbucks. We strangle the little guy, keep the world price of coffee low, and sell it to you for 100 times more.   Caffein is a drug. In twenty years we’re going to get sued … Continue reading

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