Are Drugs Even Bad?

Obviously some drugs are bad altogether, and all drugs are bad if abused.

But almost no one thinks all drugs are bad, all the time.

Of course caffeine is the prime example of this. Even your most heavily addicted coffee chugging friend is probably not going to pawn your TV to get their fix.

Yea you can still get too wired, or have a headache from caffeine withdrawal, but we have all pretty much accepted that caffeine is fine to be addicted to.

There’s a point to coffee! It kick-starts your day! BOOM. Go. Kick-ass. It is a little luxury, a tiny escape, a methylxanthine comfort. Continue reading

Joe Jarvis on “Under the Gun” Radio Show

The recording cuts in after the intro for whatever reason, but the only thing that is cut out is the Mark Twain quote that starts the episode: “Whenever you find yourself on the side of the majority, it is time to pause and reflect.”

Most of what we talk about on this particular show involves more subjects that I talk about on my other blog, We called this “the happy show” because we take a break from the usual subject of politics, which inevitably brings you down. In the cold dark of winter, sometimes you need something a little more uplifting.

We also talk about some strategies to make the change you want to see in your own life and stepping out of your comfort zone and looking for adventure.