Normally the term “cup of coffee” is reserved for professional sports, but the alkaloid reference also seems very appropriate to describe Vice President Joe Biden’s son Hunter Biden’s stint in the Navy Reserve, which lasted all of nine months after he reportedly tested positive for cocaine less than two months after being commissioned an ensign.
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The rapper and star of NBC’s The Voice had been accused of slipping an unnamed woman a mickey. A “Crazy” story? Yes, according to the accuser, who says she has no idea how she wound up naked in bed with him.
The two states are the only ones in the country–so far–to allow recreational marijuana use. And Washington has big plans for expanding its jubilant market.
A video of Jenelle Evans’ estranged husband Courtland Rogers shooting up heroin has been released after the site that was first offered to purchase it refused. The clip has been shared to show the real nature of heroin abuse following the recent overdose death of Philip Seymour Hoffman. See the clip and find out what Rogers, who says he’s now sober after his latest turn in jail, said about his addiction to the drug.
Some researches at Connecticut College have concluded that Oreo cookies are as addictive as cocaine, at least for lab rats. Neuroscience senior (read – dude smarter than me) Jamie Honohan baked up the idea with the goal of researching the impact of high-fat and high-sugar foods in low-income neighborhoods. See how they did the experiment and get a helpful music video if you suffer from “Junk Food Fever.”
Zac Efron shared a happy photo of himself enjoying some healthy fun with his dad in Peru, and thanked everyone for their kind words and support in the wake of the news that he had a stint in rehab to deal with an addiction issue. Good to see him looking well.
New sources reveal Zac Efron actually completed two stints in rehab this past year for a problem that was far more serious that many people realized. See how friends say Zac managed to mask his addiction from the public… Plus, how he’s doing now.
Mike Sorrentino explains the situation with his prescription painkiller addiction, which he battled following an injury on Dancing With the Stars. Plus, how the former Jersey Shore star is doing today…
CNN’s chief medical correspondent apologized for his old stance on marijuana, admitting that it has credible medical benefits. Dr. Sanjay Gupta even admitted he’s tried weed for himself…
On the second anniversary of Amy Winehouse’s untimely death, here’s an interesting study of celebrities who died young. We also compare their causes of death with those of the general population.