[ExI] Deficit spending and never admitting you were wrong
sparge at gmail.com
Thu May 28 15:44:55 UTC 2020
On Thu, May 28, 2020 at 11:27 AM William Flynn Wallace via extropy-chat <
extropy-chat at lists.extropy.org> wrote:
> John, I want to hear from you when you are in such pain as to need an
> opiate. Your liver has no defense against and you will get high. A
> medical resident, who had never even had a beer, got his first access to
> opiates at the hospital. So he decided to see what it was like. His
> response "This is the way people should feel all the time. Just
> wonderful." So he got hooked, lost his medical career, etc.
Why should an addiction result in losing one's career? I can see sidelining
it until it's under control.
-------------- next part --------------
An HTML attachment was scrubbed...
More information about the extropy-chat