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Loving the Unlovable: Why Addiction is a Disease, Not a Crime

I want to preface this post by saying I have never pondered as long & hard about a post as I have about this one.  I’ve been mentally composing it for three days now.  2,928 more words

Church of Meth

I have had lengthy email conversations with the founder of the Church of Meth — the Prophet Daniel A. Martinez.  He has a blog at… 277 more words


Marijuana and Tennessee

First, let me just go ahead and throw this out there: I do not smoke weed.  I tried it once back in 2002, and I quickly found that it just wasn’t for me.  464 more words


Review: Where to Invade Next

Michael Moore’s new film, “Where to Invade Next,” is a near-perfect antidote to the “No we can’t!” message of the Republicans and Hillary Clinton, who maintain that it’s simply not feasible to have universal healthcare, free higher education, six-week vacations, paid maternity leave, a higher minimum wage, free daycare, rational sex education, etc., etc., because “the money’s not there.” Clinton and the Republicans make this “lack” of money sound as if it’s like earthquakes, the result of unalterable natural causes, and not the result of perverted political and social choices. 428 more words