James Shirvell is as mild-mannered as they come. Then he took acid with his girlfriend and nearly stabbed her to death with a butcher knife. Which begs the question: Who is to blame — the man or the acid?
The directors of Netflix’s true-crime series ‘The Pharmacist’ talk about our hopelessly addictive personalities, the anguish of losing a child and what should happen to the people who unleashed OxyContin into the world
‘My stomach would physically feel like it was in knots, and the smoking would untie the knots just enough to take a few bites’