Drugs

Drugs

Snack Foods Are Not Crack, and It's Not Cute to Compare Them

Branding that compares gourmet foods to hard drugs makes light of the real impact of addiction and the War on Drugs.
Hilary Pollack
12.6.18
Natural High

I Tried to Get High at a 'Cacao Dance'

The power of cacao doesn’t flow through everyone.
Katinka Oppeck
10.10.18
Drugs

Cops Find $18 Million of Cocaine Hidden in Bananas Donated to Texas Prison

C'mon, guys. At this point, putting cocaine in fruit is, like, the pumpkin spice of smuggling techniques.
Jelisa Castrodale
9.25.18
Drugs

Grocer Who Used Fruit and Veg Stall as Drug Front Must Pay Back £400,000

Cocaine was hidden in trucks transporting strawberries, cauliflower, and broccoli to the Covent Garden stall.
Ruby Lott-Lavigna
9.24.18
Drugs

Huge 'Fentanyl' Bust in North Carolina Turns Out to Just Be Sugar

The six kilos of powder had a street value of about $8.
Jelisa Castrodale
8.30.18
Drugs

Opioids Are Showing Up in Mussels in the Pacific Northwest

They won't get you high, but they do show just how much oxycodone is being consumed in the area.
Jelisa Castrodale
5.29.18
WTF

Man Arrested After Filling Hotel Bath with Potatoes During Five-Day MDMA Binge

“It felt like the right thing to do at the time.”
Ruby Lott-Lavigna
5.23.18
Weed

Very Optimistic Men Use Cardboard Air Fresheners to Disguise Van Full of Weed Smell

uhhhhhh...
Ruby Lott-Lavigna
4.11.18
Drugs

Hiding Cocaine in Pineapples Is the Latest Drug-Smuggling Trend

It helps to be imaginative in the drug-smuggling business.
Ruby Lott-Lavigna
1.18.18
cocaine

Is Cocaine Vegan? It Depends on Who You Ask.

Some people insist that cocaine is vegan. Others cite a mountain of evidence to the contrary.
Mayukh Sen
11.29.17
broth

I Was Insane Until I Started Drinking Broth

Being a manic chef ended up making me physically ill. I was stressed, overweight, depressed, and I felt like shit all the time.
Marco Canora
10.23.17
cocaine

Gordon Ramsay Says the Restaurant Industry Has a Cocaine Problem (Duh)

The celebrity chef has made a documentary about what he calls the industry's “dirty little secret.”
Daisy Meager
10.10.17
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