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Hot and Bothered...

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Hot and Bothered...

Let me be a little bit of a tease for a second. Can I try and get you all hot and bothered? Because when I get angry, I get really fucking angry. I bet that you're wondering why I'm starting such a provocative construct, but... why the hell not? Do you remember the saying from the movie "ANGER MANAGEMENT" with Adam Sandler and Jack Nicholson where a patient screams, "THE ANGER SHARKS ARE SWIMMING IN MY HEAD!" and then we get the "Goosfraba!" quote all up font in our business! So great... But even better is when Adam Sandler punches...

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HOLLYWOOOOD AND STIGMA!

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HOLLYWOOOOD AND STIGMA!

Why does Hollywood make bipolar, schizophrenia, and other mental illnesses out to be the prime suspect in Hollywood horror movie hauntings, possessions, and all things demonic? I’m sitting here watching a new horror movie that just came out on Netflix and at first, the main character has a chance encounter with a “sick person” at a hospital. After this she starts developing weird signs that the movie wants you to think resemble mental illness, but in fact the movie is not real at all. The girl/main character starts going more and more “manic” and “schizophrenic” according to her friends and...

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Blood and Gore increase my Addictive mind

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Blood and Gore increase my Addictive mind

Take it back a few years, to my addictive years and early, early recovery. This is the blood and gore to my addictive mind… Don’t you love watching a movie that within the first few scenes someone is either shooting up drugs or getting an arm or a leg chopped off? The blood I see ...

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Major Depression + Substance Abuse = Dual Diagnosis

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Major Depression + Substance Abuse = Dual Diagnosis

Major Depression + Substance Abuse = Dual DiagnosisBy Matthew Peters (Disclaimer: I’m not a medical doctor. The information provided here is a result of my research and/or personal experiences.)   “Welcome this pain; for you shall learn from it.” Ovid’s words from The Metamorphoses are a trenchant observation on the benefits that might be culled ...

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Reminding Herself How she got through her Son’s Addiction

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Reminding Herself How she got through her Son’s Addiction

I was sitting inside with my one son watching a movie of a girl who was supposedly possessed. I found my son to be more intrigue with the movie for the fact that the girl was suffering from addiction and not because she was possessed. He seemed to be overly fascinated with the drug induced ...

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