Archive for the ‘Consulting’ Category

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Magic Mushrooms

Magic Mushrooms
Hollywood often misrepresents the intense high felt by those who use mushrooms; they portray the high with dragons flying out of people’s faces or brick walls melting into nothing, which does not happen, even with strong doses.  What frequently does happen, […]

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  • Jun
  • 19
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The Hug Drug

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3,4-methylenedioxy-N-methylamphetamine, MDMA for short, or in colloquial terms, ecstasy, is a psychoactive drug that generates distinct social and emotional senses. A stimulant and psychedelic drug, it produces energy, in addition to distortions in time, perception, and enjoyment. Referred to as […]

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  • May
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Dope Fiend

Cocaine
Benzoylmethylecgonine, or more commonly referred to as cocaine, comes from the leaves of the coca bush, which is grown in South Africa. A nervous system stimulant and appetite suppressant, cocaine is seen as the drug that celebrities, models, and Wall […]

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  • Apr
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Black Tar

Heroin
Heroin, short for diacetylmorphine or morphine diacetate and most commonly carrying the street names of H, smack, horse, brown, and black tar, is derived from morphine, which is obtained from the opium poppy. An opioid analgesic first produced in 1874, […]

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  • Apr
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Who is Tina?

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Tina, ice, speed, crystal, chalk, yaba, glass, crank, fire, tweak, poor man’s cocaine, trash, uppers, yellow barn, stove-top, and go fast. Wow – that’s a mouth full…and actually will destroy your mouth. This is, what often is said to be […]

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  • Apr
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Part 2: Strain, Pressure, and the American Dream

Theory
Last weeks blog discussed the strain theory and living the American dream. The theory explains why some people and groups in a society are more prone to committing delinquent and illegal acts. Yet, with any theory, there are criticisms and […]

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