Monthly Archives: November 2015

America’s drunk history – Los Angeles Times


Los Angeles Times

America's drunk history
Los Angeles Times
The trouble with their reverence and their gravitas is that they tend to leave out the interesting bits: sex, food and, especially, alcohol. The effect of drinking on our national story begins with the Pilgrims, a desperate group of scrappy immigrant

Hilary Fannin: Chin-Up Man proves even more taxing than a tax return – Irish Times


Irish Times

Hilary Fannin: Chin-Up Man proves even more taxing than a tax return
Irish Times
Let's see what it is that men want but are too timid to request (not sex, food or promotion, one might speculate). “He can act like an alpha male and do chin-ups, but don't let that fool you,” began the piece, which included many optimistic photographs

‘Paper Tigers’ to be screened Nov. 18 in Waterville – Kennebec Journal & Morning Sentinel

'Paper Tigers' to be screened Nov. 18 in Waterville
Kennebec Journal & Morning Sentinel
That comfort comes in the form of drugs, cigarettes, alcohol, sex, food and more. Every year, millions of unloved and traumatized youth enter adulthood with damaged brains and hearts. They are highly predisposed to die from self-destructive behaviors

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