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On Reddit, Intimate Glimpses of Addicts in Thrall to Opioids

Dispatches left on a now-banned forum show the role one of the world’s largest online communities played in facilitating access to drugs tied to a mounting toll. 79 kata lagi

NYT

Opium Portrayed

Oh, just, subtle, and mighty opium! [T]hat to the hearts of poor and rich alike, for the wounds that will never heal, and for “the pangs that tempt the spirit to rebel,” bringest an assuaging balm; eloquent opium! 1.937 kata lagi

Unhinged

Sofie was naked, of course, having stripped off her clothing as soon as she returned from the fabric store. She didn’t bother transferring the eggs to a plate. 133 kata lagi

Daily Prompt

Rain Gambling and Opium Gambling

I found this rather strange folder in the Delhi archives: 1899/14 Rain Gambling – regarding gambling and opium.  A notice of the Rain Gambling bill was circulated by a J. 386 kata lagi

Pentagon Protects, Feeds, Trains and Then Sets Free Afghan Terrorist: Business is Good!

Gosh, what a coincidence! About the same time the Pentagon says it just has to have 4,000 more US troops in Afghanistan, up pops a US trained, supported and protected ISIS head chopper! 289 kata lagi

Government

Chinaman's Chance

Director: ?
Release Date: April 3, 1933
Stars: Flip the Frog
Rating: ★★★
Review:

In ‘Chinaman’s Chance’ Flip the Frog is a policeman, ordered to arrest Chow Mein, an escaped Chinese convict, whom he tracks down into Chinatown. 162 kata lagi

Black And White Films

Inside Afghanistan's Opium Trade

Afghan Overdose: Inside the Opium Trade

RT (2015)

Film Review

Afghan Overdose is an RT documentary that seems more geared for Russian than foreign consumption. Although the narrator is dubbed in English, actual dialogue is Russian or Farsi with subtitles. 241 kata lagi

Cia