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UK coroners strike again

I think I’ve finally figured it out. Apparently, in the UK, the position of “coroner” is a make-work position given to the mentally challenged to make them feel useful. It clearly isn’t a real job. Once or twice a year, there’s a new story where a UK “coroner” claims that they have discovered a death […]

Pearls of wisdom hidden in crap

George Monbiot, has a column in the Guardian: Yes, Addicts Need Help. But All You Casual Cocaine Users Want Locking Up It’s a piece with some really good stuff, but you have to hunt for it. He starts out by railing against his friends who recreationally use cocaine.

I believe that informed adults should be […]

Vicodin and Percocet and Acetaminophen, Oh My!

The latest in drug news – a federal advisory panel has recommended a ban on Percocet and Vicodin, and also reducing the highest allowed dose of acetaminophen, due to excessively high instances of liver damage and fatal overdoses. My reaction to this news is twofold:

Marijuana has never caused liver damage or fatal overdoses. I […]