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“Life should not be a journey to the grave with the intention of arriving safely in a pretty and well preserved body, but rather to skid in broadside in a cloud of smoke, thoroughly used up, totally worn out and loudly proclaiming “Wow!

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Almost Famous

I’m watching Almost Famous and I know you don’t need to be sold on it. It’s terrific. But sometimes, between viewings, you forget how terrific. I’m just eleven minutes in, at the part when the sister, played by Zooey Deschanel, leaves and she bequeaths her record collection to… 255 more words


Kratom: herbal anti-depressant. Mood elevator. Energising painkiller.

‘Don’t call it a high! They’ll ban it!’ say more experienced Kratom users, many of whom need this substance to ease severe pain or to come off opiates. 812 more words

Dick Cheney, Hunter S Thompson, and Warren Zevon Walk into an Enhanced Interrogation Station

Well, this isn’t exactly news, but to say that Dick Cheney lacks empathy is to say Christopher Walken isn’t warm and fuzzy or that no one is likely to confuse Michelle Obama with Ann Coulter. 329 more words


#ComedyMonday - Where The Buffalo Roam

“Buy the ticket. Take the ride.”

Dr. Hunter S. Thompson was the progenitor of a style of journalism built less on the accurate representation of the facts and more around the instinctual hyperbole that comes with fishing for the whole truth. 384 more words