Episode 18

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21st May 2020

DRUGZ A.K.A. Episode 420 | Episode 18

This is simply our fact checkiest episode of all time. A lot of work and love went into this one so listen to it and let us know what you think.

And now for the book of sources we used for this one.

The Lies, Damn Lies and Statistics Behind Dog Bites https://www.huffpost.com/entry/the-lies-damn-lies-and-st_b_8112394

Owners, Not Breeds, Predict Whether Dogs Will Be Aggressive https://www.smithsonianmag.com/smart-news/owners-not-breeds-predict-whether-dog-will-be-aggressive-180949962/

What makes an aggressive dog, and how you can spot one https://phys.org/news/2014-02-aggressive-dog.html

Pitbull population stats - https://www.pitbullinfo.org/pit-bulls-population.html

Rat Park Experiment Ted Talk by Johann Hari - it's all great but the Rat Park section starts around 3:25 - https://www.ted.com/talks/johann_hari_everything_you_think_you_know_about_addiction_is_wrong?language=en#t-204041

Legalize It All - by Dan Baum - https://harpers.org/archive/2016/04/legalize-it-all/

Antidepressants and suicide - https://www.health.harvard.edu/newsletter_article/Antidepressants_and_suicide

The Dangers Of Mixing SSRIs And Alcohol - https://www.addictioncampuses.com/polysubstances/ssri-alcohol/

Antidepressants and alcohol: What's the concern - https://www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/depression/expert-answers/antidepressants-and-alcohol/faq-20058231

SSRI Overdose - https://www.news-medical.net/health/SSRI-Overdose.aspx

Can magic mushrooms and LSD treat depression and anxiety? Scientists are optimistic. - https://medicalxpress.com/news/2020-02-magic-mushrooms-lsd-depression-anxiety.html

Depression: How effective are antidepressants https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/books/NBK361016/

Gary Webb - Dark Alliance Articles about the CIA - https://circumspectnews.com/wp-content/uploads/2013/11/4-CIA-Drugs-Webbs-DARK-ALLIANCE.pdf

America's Health Rankings: Ohio 2019 - https://www.americashealthrankings.org/explore/annual/measure/Overall/state/OH?edition-year=2019

In 2 states, legalization of recreational marijuana found to have little effect on crime https://www.eurekalert.org/pub_releases/2019-10/cajr-its100219.php

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Beat A Dead Source
Three Friends, Three Points of View, A Bunch of Jokes and Comedy, and topics including current events, politics, science, racism, philosophy and whatever is on our minds that week.
Beat a Dead Source is a podcast by three friends with varying backgrounds trying to change each other's minds and make each other laugh. We cover a range of topics including current events, politics, science, racism, philosophy and whatever is on our minds that week.

We have a high regard for accuracy and while we don't always get it right during the conversation there's always room for a "fact check"© to make sure we retroactively always never didn't fail to miscomprehend what we weren't talking about.

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Nathan Rulez 99'

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A rude dude with tons of 'tude. I'm the liberal one.

Pat Saucewitch

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Um achtually. "The self proclaimed most conservative one," according to Nathan. Memelord, MTG and DnD enthusiast, I have some weird views on things. Also an amateur science enthusiast (*not a scientist).

Andy Independent

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Andy has a long history of being a human, and has so far enjoyed it. He looks forward to completing his mission and returning to his home planet eventually. In the mean time, he figures he'll try to talk some sense into his co-hosts. Probably won't work.