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What Is the ‘Sourtoe Cocktail,’ and Does Drinking One Make Me a Cannibal?

There are a lot of gross cocktails out there: There’s Chica, made from corn and human spit; there’s the Gilpin Family Whisky, made from the…

The Truth About Phenibut, the Legal ‘Smart Drug’ Hailed as a Cure for Everything

Every morning for the past two years, 35-year-old Mark (not his real name) has woken up at 6 a.m., reached into his well-stocked vitamin cabinet…

Fentanyl Is So Powerful, Not Even the Doctor Who Invented Narcan Thinks It’s Enough to Save Us

I’m relatively certain that inhaling secondhand fentanyl smoke won’t kill me, but nonetheless I pull my car into a leafy rest stop after realizing it’s…

A Night at the Dry-Town Bar Where You Have to Bring Your Own Booze

A while back, I looked into some of the more notable dry towns left in America. While there are around 500 or so still remaining,…