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Drugs, Drags, and Intellectual Dregs: an Examination of Drug Prohibition

Note: article originally written and published in October 2012

Recently, Channel 4 in the UK broadcast a live documentary, called Drugs Live, where twenty-five people were given either 83g of medical-grade MDMA, or a sugar pill, and the effects on the brain were subsequently recorded using an MRI scanner, after this they were studied using other tests. 1,192 more words


The Concerts of my Freshman Year

For any music fanatic similar to myself, the only thing that beats the experience of the headphones is the experience of seeing and hearing what you love most right in front of your face. 641 more words

Rock And Roll

War on Drugs, Land of the Free, Democracy, and Other Myths Concocted by Uncle Sam to Brainwash You

To better put things in perspective, and so I don’t just sound like a disgruntled citizen on a rant, in this post I will try to put the pieces of the puzzle together so the bigger picture can be analyzed. 522 more words

Mass Incarceration

Predicting the ACL Lineup

Love it, or hate it, the Austin City Limits lineup for 2014 drops tomorrow at 6am. The lineup’s are usually good, but as someone who has been to all but two of the festivals, I’d argue that there’s never been one that was absolutely great. 1,596 more words

ACL Fest 2014