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Sat July 07, 2018
(NPR)
 
 
 
Ric Romero reports: People who are addicted to opioids are more likely to have run ins with the law
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Fri July 06, 2018
(KnoxNews)
 
 
 
It turns out that the makers of Oxycontin were not completely honest about how addictive it was and put profits ahead of peoples well being
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Thu June 28, 2018
(WDBJ 7 Roanoke)
 
 
 
Once you find the largest contributor to the opioid crisis, you must cut it down with... a Herring
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Mon June 25, 2018
(Hartford Courant)
 
 
 
Art gallery owner was arrested, charged with criminal misdemeanor and a felony after dropping 800-pound steel sculpture of bent, burnt heroin spoon in front of top manufacturer of opioids, and then refusing to remove it
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Sun June 24, 2018
(WTOP)
 
 
 
Attention K-Mart drug users
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Sat June 23, 2018
(ABC News)
 
 
 
Believe it or not, Congress did something this week
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Wed June 20, 2018
(BBC)
 
 
 
News: A serial killer might have been causing patients to overdose on opioids at an English hospital. UltraFark: At least 456 patients and possibly 200 more
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Wed June 13, 2018
(Guardian)
 
 
 
The source of our opioid epidemic is being sued, and this time it's personal
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Mon June 11, 2018
(WSOCTV)
 
 
 
"Gee, Brain, what do you want to do tonight?" "The same thing we do every night, Pinky - try to sneak drugs into jail" (With mugshot goodness)
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Mon June 04, 2018
(Fox News)
 
 
 
Someone alerted Fox News that white cops are affected by the opioid crisis, and suddenly they care a great deal about victims of this horrific health epidemic
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Wed May 30, 2018
(The New York Times)
 
 
 
If addiction is a disease, why isn't relapsing?
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Tue May 29, 2018
(The New York Times)
 
 
 
Not only did Purdue Pharma know its OxyContin was being abused, federal prosecutors recommended charging three of its top execs with felony fraud -- until the Bush administration intervened
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Mon May 28, 2018
(NPR)
 
 
 
Traces of opioids have been found in Puget Sound shellfish, leading to claims that doctors are over-prescribing drugs for mussel pains
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Fri May 25, 2018
(Public Radio Tulsa)
 
 
 
Enough fentanyl to exterminate everyone in Texas seized in Nebraska traffic stop
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(CBS News)
 
 
 
Some people take drugs to get muscles. Then again, some people take mussels to get drugs
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Tue May 22, 2018
(Guardian)
 
 
 
Purdue Pharma, the makers of OxyContin, could have been put out of business 10 years ago, but Rudy Giuliani brokered a deal that kept their execs out of jail, and let them keep selling the pills to the government
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Mon May 21, 2018
(Rolling Stone)
 
 
 
It turns out that the opiate of the masses is opiates
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Thu May 17, 2018
(Gizmodo)
 
 
 
Sure, the opioid crisis is killing thousands each day, but hey, free organs
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Wed May 16, 2018
(WHNT Huntsville)
 
 
 
Alabama Attorney General Steve Marshall holds another 'Faith Forum'. Alabama is also at a 20-year high for violent crime, so apparently he told people to pray harder
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Sat May 12, 2018
(Pacific Standard Magazine)
 
 
 
Hide the little spoons
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Fri May 11, 2018
(Bismarck Tribune)
 
 
 
And here I thought a treehouse would be a perfect hiding spot
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Tue May 08, 2018
(Lehigh Valley Live)
 
 
 
Parents of dead kid haven't used drugs for years, well okay they smoked a little bit of weed. Okay weed and a little bit of heroin. Alright weed a little bit of heroin and some Suboxone and that's it. So weed, heroin, Suboxone and meth but that's it
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Fri May 04, 2018
(Vox)
 
 
 
Cities are creating "safe spaces" for drug addicts to shoot up heroin and inject marijuanas
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Tue May 01, 2018
(The Week)
 
 
 
Just you wait, you heathens of American weed culture: You will regret legalizing marijuana
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Thu April 26, 2018
(Washington Post)
 
 
 
Pro-tip: If you're an on-the-job alcoholic who pushes opioids and is just a raging asshole, it may behoove you not to put yourself under the searing light of confirmation hearings
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Wed April 25, 2018
(Decatur Herald-Review)
 
 
 
Ain't no party like a keister-stashed drug jail party, cause the party don't stop until 4 inmates are hospitalized
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(Page Six)
 
 
 
Oh, now we're worried about Kanye's health
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Fri April 20, 2018
(Forbes)
 
 
 
Step 1: Prescribe addictive Opioids Step 2: Profit. Step 3: Prescribe anti-addiction medication Step 4: Profit
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Thu April 19, 2018
(Daily Express)
 
 
 
Scientist warns smartphones are as addictive as heroin. Fortunately, they're much harder to inject. (possible nsfw content on page)
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Mon April 09, 2018
(The Daily Beast)
 
 
 
Trump was right: killer opioids ARE flooding into our country across our unprotected border. Difficulty: he picked the WRONG border, and his wall is being built 2,000+ plus miles south of where it would need to be to do any good
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Sun April 08, 2018
(Medical Xpress)
 
 
 
The US opioid crisis explained. TL;DR: pills are a gateway drug
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Thu April 05, 2018
(NPR)
 
 
 
The Surgeon General wants you to know that only you can prevent opioid deaths. By, um, making sure you carry naloxone everywhere you go
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Tue April 03, 2018
(Washington Post)
 
 
 
Herbal salmonella supplements earn the dubious Hero tag for becoming the first mandatory food recall by the FDA
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Mon April 02, 2018
(Reuters)
 
 
 
Drop in opioid prescriptions linked to frantic jazz music, madness
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Thu March 22, 2018
(The Raw Story)
 
 
 
It's taken nearly 40 years for someone to come up with advice on fighting drug addiction that is actually LESS helpful than Nancy Reagan's "Just Say No" slogan, but Kellyane Conway finally did it: Instead of taking Fentanyl? "eat ice cream"
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(Phys Org2)
 
 
 
One in ten people have traces of cocaine or heroin on their fingerprints, probably owe you money
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Mon March 19, 2018
(C-SPAN)
 
 
 
Will he announce a level headed plan for combating the opioid epidemic? Will he go full Duterte and order the execution of all druggies? Will he ignore the script and badmouth Mueller? This is YOUR Trump on Opioids discussion thread (2:40pm EST)
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(Politico)
 
 
 
White House tweaks plan to seek death penalty as part of opioid response. Hey, maybe tweakers are the wrong people to make decisions about drug policy
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