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Profiting From Prohibition
"...someone to blame and stigmatize for the community's woes. Addiction "experts" like prohibition because it assures that they will..."

Dec. 12, 2009 Postmarks

Point Austin: Abandoning Illusions
Chris Hedges on the inevitable consequences of empire
"...rush of battle is a potent and often lethal addiction, for war is a drug, one I ingested for..."

Nov. 6, 2009 News Column by Michael King

Homeless Campaign Hypocritical Charade
"...going to be needed to truly address homelessness, drug addiction, alcoholism, and untreated psychosis, if and when any of..."

Oct. 10, 2009 Postmarks

The Last Laugh
Remembering the late underground comic Mitch Hedberg
" kissing God." – Lenny Bruce, on his heroin addiction..."

Oct. 9, 2009 Screens Feature by Marc Savlov

Off the Record
Shit happens: Hosing off and cleaning up after the glorious mess that was the 2009 Austin City Limits Music Festival
" the second encore, by Perry Farrell for Jane's Addiction's "Mountain Song" before ramming home "Rockin' in the Free..."

Oct. 9, 2009 Music Column by Austin Powell

Pearl Jam
"...course. Another BFF, Lollapalooza founder, C3 cohort, and Jane's Addiction singer Perry Farrell, also put in an appearance Sunday..."

Oct. 9, 2009 Music Review by Dan Oko

Reefer Madness: Seeds vs. Suds
Marijuana: A safer alternative to America's favorite social lubricant?
"...are presenting themselves to drug rehab centers for marijuana "addiction," but they fail to mention that a good number..."

Sept. 11, 2009 News Column by Jordan Smith

This Week's Waste of Time
Run for your life. Jump for your life, too!
"...experience down to nothing but playability, excitement, and, ultimately, addiction. This week's "less is more" game is Canabalt from..."

Sept. 3, 2009 Screens Post by James Renovitch

Back to School...on Drugs?
In annual survey, teens say prescription drugs and pot are easy to get
" a new study from the National Center on Addiction and Substance Abuse at Columbia University...."

Sept. 2, 2009 News Post by Jordan Smith

Luv Doc Recommends: 'Austin Chronicle' Hot Sauce Festival
Waterloo Park, Sunday, August 30, 2009
", but back in the early days of your addiction, you liked it with lots of cream and sugar..."

Aug. 28, 2009 Column by The Luv Doc

Do Right Woman
Polly Parsons, only child of Gram Parsons, comes full circle in Austin with the Hickory Wind Ranch, sober living for women
"...on the other side of the wall from drug addiction," offers Polly Parsons, rising from the table and readying..."

July 31, 2009 Music Feature by Margaret Moser

Rusted Shut
" ecstatic brain rattle follows. And take gaping maw "Addiction," on which Walsh grunts, "Let anarchy reign." Why not?..."

July 24, 2009 Music Review by Audra Schroeder

TV Eye
BBC America celebrates its HD premiere with a week of sci-fi programming
"...Mitchell (Aidan Turner), is a 118-year-old vampire, battling his addiction to human blood and trying to avoid involvement in..."

July 17, 2009 Screens Column by Belinda Acosta

Luv Doc Recommends: Bastille Day Celebration
French Legation Museum, Saturday, July 11, 2009
"...and used to promote his band's farewell tour. Jane's Addiction was cool – well, at least that song with..."

July 10, 2009 Column by The Luv Doc

High-Potency Poppycock
Congressman says strong pot calls for stiff prison sentence
"...evidence,” reads a May 2008 article in the journal Addiction. So far, fortunately, Rep. Kirk’s high-potency pot penalty plan..."

June 22, 2009 News Post by Jordan Smith

'In the Can With Martha Kelly'
Kelly's homegrown talk show, whether online or live, is refreshingly candid and funny
"...person might be Nick Nolte." Indeed, partying parlayed into addiction, and though her sole vice was light beer, still..."

May 29, 2009 Arts Feature by Steve Birmingham

R.I.P. 'War on Drugs'?
Obama administration's top drug cop says 'War' must end
"...of the complete public health model for dealing with addiction."..."

May 15, 2009 News Post by Jordan Smith

'Skins' Bares It All
Season two of edgy Brit teen drama delivers decadent delights
"...confusion, pregnancy, disabling health issues, sex with teachers, drug addiction, abandonment, what to wear, etc. – just the typical..."

May 5, 2009 Screens Post by Mark Fagan

After a Fashion
While the Style Avatar is away, the Avatarette shall play
"...into treatment and recovery" for those struggling with depression, addiction, self-injury, and suicide. In this context, the name of..."

May 1, 2009 Column by Anne Harris

Homeward Bound
Tattoos and ashes and in Hawaii
"...of course it couldn’t last, poisoned by the heroin addiction that strangled him right up to his death...."

April 28, 2009 Music Post by Margaret Moser

Farewell to the Madness
Remembering Doug, the Dicks, Devo, and more
"...or at least what’s old is new. Metallica, Jane’s Addiction, and Devo are spring chickens, and while the Fireants..."

March 23, 2009 Music Post by Margaret Moser

Off the Record
The Future Is Unwritten: 360 Degrees of South by Southwest
"...• According to Jane's Addiction's website, the recently reunited alt-glam act will perform a..."

March 20, 2009 Music Column by Austin Powell

Panel Recap: Therapy 2.0: Mental Health for Geeks
Dr. Keely Kolmes talks about Information Anxiety
"...line of mainstream psychotherapy seems to be, “it's an addiction, like TV, so make them stop it,” there are..."

March 19, 2009 SXSW Post by Rebecca Farr

Slot Machines at the Starter's Gate
Racing PAC pushing hard for racinos, claiming 75% in favor of legalization: UPDATED
"...have to find some cash for a Louisiana-style gambling addiction tsar...."

Feb. 23, 2009 News Post by Richard Whittaker

Love, Writ Large
To Write Love on Her Arms
"...into treatment and recovery for those struggling with depression, addiction, self-injury, and suicide." In this context the name of..."

Jan. 30, 2009 Design Post by Anne Harris

Not Enough Drug Abuse Treatment in Prison
According to the National Institute on Drug Abuse, just a fraction of the inmates that need treatment actually get it.
"...said in a press release. Indeed, treatment helps cure addiction, stop the spread of infectious diseases, and, says Volkow,..."

Jan. 16, 2009 News Post by Jordan Smith

Keepers of the Flame Part 2
RIP Gary Kurfirst
"...with the aforementioned plus Big Audio Dynamite and Jane’s Addiction. He produced Stop Making Sense and True Stories. His..."

Jan. 15, 2009 Music Post by Margaret Moser

Miles From Nowhere: A Novel
This debut novel is a brutal portrait of a Korean-American teenager living on the streets
"...the modernity of a runaway struggling with homelessness and addiction. Mun's portrait of a Korean-American teenager living on the..."

Jan. 9, 2009 Books Review by Elizabeth Jackson

A Revolution of Spirit
Ritual jazz theatre pioneer Sharon Bridgforth premieres a new work, her last in Austin
"...gurlfriend." Above all, Blues is the voice of shame, addiction, and cruelty...."

Jan. 9, 2009 Arts Feature by Abe Louise Young

Top 10 Local Products in My Kitchen
Claudia Alarcón's new kitchen brings new discoveries for 2008
"...cacao nibs, star anise, and cinnamon, is my latest addiction, especially after a nice meal on a cold night...."

Jan. 2, 2009 Food Feature by Claudia Alarcón

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