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#1 Brian Robinson

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Posted 21 January 2010 - 12:45 PM

New paper online today at thujone.info
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#2 Jack Griffin

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Posted 23 January 2010 - 01:21 PM

New paper online today at thujone.info

Great paper. Thanks for sharing. The idiots who hype up the thujone in their marketing are only damaging and threatening the legality of the drink! The morons in congress will pass anything if there is enough misinformation, and if big liquor DOESN'T get into absinth, they could potentially use this bad marketing as part of a "make it illegal again" campaign. These irresponsible vendors need to be stopped.

Edited by sbmac, 23 January 2010 - 01:22 PM.

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Posted 26 January 2010 - 02:53 PM

...and if big liquor DOESN'T get into absinth...

They already are.


Edited by scuto, 26 January 2010 - 02:53 PM.

"The Saint when he is drinking/Is also pleasing God/As if he were praying and singing." - Angelus Silesius, quoted in Simmel's On Individuality and Social Forms, p.391. (Yay for classical sociology!)

"Full bottle in front of me/Time to roll up my sleeves and get to work/And after many glasses of work/I get paid in the brain" - They Might Be Giants "Your Own Worst Enemy."

"I've an absinthe factory in my head" (jcbphd, 2009). [Liberties taken. -ed.]

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