Thingish Things

Amy’s Addiction

One more word on Amy Winehouse. In a day or two we will learn what officially killed her.  But regardless of what is listed as her cause of death, it will have been the disease of addiction that did her in. She almost agreed to sign up for Coastline Behavioral Health outpatient program, when the worst […]

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Amy Winehouse, 27, RIP

In these days of bad-girl, bubble-gum pop stars, I once assumed that Amy Winehouse was just another one.  I had seen news clips of the British musician on television, tattooed and stumbling drunk, and wondered how she, like so many others today, had gotten famous. Then my wife played an Amy Winehouse song in the […]

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