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Back To Vaping and Happy Bicycle Day!

Those of you into psychedelic drugs, especially LSD, know that today is universally celebrated as Bicycle Day, the anniversary of the first intentional LSD trip. On this date, back in 1943, Albert Hofmann experimented with 250 ug. of LSD and started feeling…strange, so he rode back home on his bicycle and felt even stranger. By […]

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The Incredible Vanishing Marijuana Stigma

So many people keep talking about the “social stigma against marijuana” as if it’s still 1969 or something. They’re wrong. Even though Life magazine had a ground-breaking cover story on it back then (October 31, 1969: 12 million Americans have tried it…should it be legalized?), and even though marijuana was almost legalized during the Carter […]

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Why Our Grandparents Were So Happy…

Have you ever wondered why our great-grandparents all had such fond memories of their youth? Well…I’m surprised they remembered anything at all!!! Forget Tums and Tylenol. Forget Aleve and Benedryl. Look at the cool stuff they had back then! A bottle of Bayer’s ‘Heroin’ Between 1890 and 1910 heroin was sold as a “non-addictive substitute” for morphine. It […]

Old Hippie live on 4/20/2013 at Hippie Hill in San Francisco Copyright 2013 Felicity

Highlights Of Our 4/20 Adventure

St. Murphy was certainly smiling down upon us yesterday. Everything that could go wrong, did go wrong…almost (hey, the car’s still running and we’re still alive…that’s the important stuff, right?) Felicity chose to minimize negativity in her recollections of our trip, which is definitely a personal step forward for her, but on the way home, […]