Monthly Archives: June 2013

Happy Birthday Alexander “Sasha” Shulgin…The Godfather of “ecstasy”

And sorry Sasha- I know you hate the slang “Ecstasy” for what should be properly called MDMA… Today is the 88th birthday of the magical wizard Alexander “Sasha” Shulgin. The chemist who rediscovered MDMA and helped popularize it- especially in … Continue reading

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So…The NSA and FBI have been Spying on us…

…and that’s news? Worthy of sudden outrage? Let’s face it- massive intercept of communications has been going on since at least “the cold war”. Yes, maybe it died down a bit…or simply seemed to, in the lull between “the cold … Continue reading

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1,983 Listings for “Bulletproof Vests” on Ebay

And another 40 for “bulletproof backback”. Not quite sure what inspired me to seach for this on ebay. But I find the results rather disturbing. Disturbing in both that we live in a society where there is so much gun … Continue reading

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