Tag - drugs

Orexin A: Please Hurry, We Need You

Ken sent over this Wired article which could prove to be the dawning of a new day. A new day, in fact, that we’re not looking at through bloodshot eyes: A nasal spray containing a naturally occurring brain hormone called orexin A...

Richard Pryor on The Tonight Show

Richard Pryor from 1988, on The Tonight Show with Johnny Carson, discusses drugs and alcohol and life without them. Funny stuff. Direct link for the feedreaders. Found via Classic Television Showbiz.

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Teen-Age Booby Trap: Of Inadequate...

Perhaps…they’ve become a blogger! *gasp* Ethan Persoff has posted the entirety of “Teen-Age Booby Trap,” a comic book from the 70s that was put out by the U.S. Bureau of Narcotics & Dangerous Drugs. In 1962, a...

CX717, We Think We Love You

Cortex Pharmaceuticals is giving us another weapon in the war against sleep: …they taught monkeys to perform a “delayed-match-to-sample task,” in which they were presented with a single image on a computer screen, then...

Traffic (2000) – Movie Review

Written by: Stephen Gaghan, based on the original BBC miniseries by Simon Moore Directed by: Steven Soderbergh Starring: Michael Douglas, Catherine Zeta-Jones, Benicio del Toro, Don Cheadle, Dennis Quaid My Advice: Matinee The macrocosm of...