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  1. science of us
    Everything You Need to Know About Microdosing’s MicromomentConsuming crumb-size amounts of psychedelics — not to get high but to feel more focused and creative and present — has moved a tiny bit mainstream.
  2. gifts they might actually want
    The Best CBD Products for the Tasteful Non-StonerCBD won’t get you high, but it can soothe and relax achy muscles.
  3. instacrime
    The ‘Cocaine Babe’ Was Sentenced to 8 Years in PrisonShe infamously posted all about her vacation on Instagram before getting busted for drug smuggling.
  4. painless shopping
    21 Gifts for Stoners That You Can Buy on AmazonFrom joint candles to clam ashtrays
  5. excuses
    Police Officers Fired After Claiming Mice Ate 1,000 Pounds of Missing WeedAn adorable, but not scientifically sound, story.
  6. city politics
    The First Lady of New York City Believes Weed Should Be LegalizedBut the Mayor is “not there yet.”
  7. Trump’s Latest Idea for Solving the Opioid Crisis Is Executing Drug DealersAfter advocating for the idea in private, Trump is going public with the maniacal plan.
  8. the opioid epidemic
    Americans Invented Modern Life. Now We’re Using Opioids to Escape It.The scale and darkness of this epidemic is a sign of a civilization in a more acute crisis than we knew.
  9. vulture guides
    These Are the Drugs Influencing Pop Culture NowFrom Xanax to Adderall, there’s a medicine cabinet’s worth of intoxicants that are influencing, inspiring, and, in some cases, destroying artists.
  10. war on drugs
    Trump Had a 24-Year-Old Former Campaign Staffer Serving As Deputy Drug CzarHe held one of the most important spots at the Office of National Drug Control Policy, which is coordinating the response to the opioid epidemic.
  11. true crime
    Doctor Accused of Having Wife Killed So She Wouldn’t Expose His Opioid RingDr. James Kauffman was charged with first-degree murder over five years after April Kauffman’s death.
  12. stay clean
    Hugh Hefner’s Will Demands His Heirs Just Say NoIf a beneficiary “frequently uses or consumes any illegal substances,” they’ll be removed from his trust.
  13. 'tis the season
    Elderly Couple Caught With 60 Pounds of Weed for ‘Christmas Presents’They were caught midway through a cross-country roadtrip this week.
  14. florida
    Orlando Man Took ‘Large Quantity of Molly’ and Got Stranded on a FountainHe said he “wanted to go be with the swans because they don’t judge him.”
  15. Trader Joe’s Wants You to Know Its Jingle Jangle Is Not the Drug From RiverdaleI know because I asked them.
  16. crime
    Arrest Warrant Issued for Rose McGowan for Drug Possession Charge“Are they trying to silence me?” the actress tweeted in response to news of the warrant.
  17. coping diaries
    The Freelance Writer Using LSD for Depression“Three days a week, I take 4.5 micrograms before breakfast.”
  18. drugs
    What’s the Deal With Jingle Jangle? A Guide to Riverdale’s New Favorite DrugLet’s try to make sense of Riverdale’s booming drug business.
  19. science of us
    The Opioid Epidemic Is Changing Too Fast for Any Solutions to StickPublic-health experts say we’re working from an outdated understanding of the crisis.
  20. drugs
    German Police Just Seized 5,000 Trump-Shaped Ecstasy PillsThe hottest new club drug is … Trump ecstasy.
  21. Trump’s Solution to Opioid Crisis: Tell Kids Drugs Are ‘No Good’Trump’s suggestion comes as he rejects his drug commission’s recommendation to declare a national emergency.
  22. select all
    How an Online Drug Market May Have Pulled the Biggest Scam YetAlphaBay, an online bazaar for drugs and other contraband, disappeared over a week ago — and took millions of dollars with it.
  23. ask pollypalooza
    Ask Polly: Do I Smoke Too Much Pot?Take a break and find out how you really feel.
  24. Inside the Hollywood LSD Therapy That Changed Cary Grant’s LifeRoberta Haynes is one of the few people still around who underwent Dr. Mortimer Hartman’s LSD therapy, which captivated Hollywood in the 1950s.
  25. Covering the Opioid Epidemic As a Journalist — and Former Heroin AddictOne journalist’s story.
  26. nature is beautiful
    Police Catch Party Pigeon With Tiny Backpack Full of DrugsHe was sadly not on his way to a rave.
  27. public health
    Supervised Drug-Injection Sites Are Spreading in Canada, Which Is GoodIt might seem counterintuitive to advertise a place for injection-drug users to shoot up, but there’s smart public-health reasoning behind the idea.
  28. drug possession
    Adam Pally Charged With Cocaine, Marijuana PossessionCops reportedly caught Pally smoking marijuana from an e-cig.
  29. sober companion
    SNL’s Pete Davidson Is Happy to Say He’s ‘Sober for the First Time in 8 Years’“I quit drugs and am happy.”
  30. mea culpas
    Sinéad O’Connor Apologizes for Accusing Arsenio Hall of Giving Prince DrugsHall had sued O’Connor for defamation.
  31. There’s a Downside to Viewing Addiction As a Brain DiseaseIt’s not an accurate understanding of the current research, and in the past it has led to bad and overly harsh anti-drug policies.
  32. nice try
    Domino’s Customer Gets Pizza Order Offering MDMA, Cocaine, and ‘Much More’Unsurprisingly, the person who delivered that pizza is under police investigation.
  33. cut cover story
    Cat Marnell Is Still AliveAnd the “unhealthy health writer” has a new memoir.
  34. hallucinogens
    LSD, Yoga, and the Therapeutic Process of ‘Ego Dissolution’Want to quit smoking or reduce anxiety? Lose yourself, then find yourself.
  35. book excerpt
    My First Day Microdosing With LSDThe drug was a new treatment for my mood disorder — and the first problem was how to buy it.
  36. hollyweed
    Okay, Who Changed the ‘Hollywood’ Sign to ‘Hollyweed’?But have you ever seen the “Hollywood” sign … on weed?
  37. Americans Are Doing Less Drunk and Drugged DrivingThe roads appear to be getting safer.
  38. cognitive behavioral therapy
    For Social-Anxiety Disorder, Talk Therapy Is More Effective Than PillsThe medication “camouflages” the fact that patients can learn to regulate their anxiety themselves.
  39. today in teens
    Teens Now Associate ‘Smoking’ With Marijuana, Not CigarettesSomeone call Merriam-Webster.
  40. public health
    Congress Pledges $1 Billion to Tackle the Opioid EpidemicFinally.
  41. drugs
    What Steve Kerr’s Marijuana Admission MeansBecause marijuana is still stigmatized in a racialized way, it helps when “clean-cut” types like Kerr admit to having dabbled.
  42. drugs
    MDMA Is Now One Step Away From Being a Prescription for PTSDNo longer a club drug?
  43. public health
    More Evidence That Drugs, Suicide, and Despair Fueled Trump’s WinPeople are “literally dying.”
  44. It’s Time for Cautious Excitement About Ayahuasca As a Treatment For DepressionRegular use does not seem “to induce the pattern of addiction-related problems that characterize drugs of abuse.”
  45. Here’s Why Ibuprofen and Naproxen Might Not Be That Safe After AllIbuprofen was believed to be a safer pain-reliever.
  46. John Oliver Takes a Closer Look at the Opioid Addiction Epidemic in the US […]Here’s a clip from last night’s Last Week Tonight, where John Oliver takes a closer look at opioid addiction in the US and how doctors […]
  47. White House: It’s Ironic for Trump to Accuse Clinton of Drugging Before Debates“You’re telling me that the candidate who snorted his way through the first two debates is accusing the other candidate of taking drugs?”
  48. Trump Suggests Clinton Was on Drugs at DebateAt this point, Trump may spend the rest of the campaign “just asking questions.”
  49. the science of dreams
    Why Your Dreams Go Crazy When You Stop Smoking PotMost people think it has to do with REM sleep. Not so, insists a sleep researcher who has come up with a competing theory.
  50. explainers
    Why Did the Government Want to Ban This Herbal Supplement?This pain-relieving leaf is stirring up controversy.
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