My New York Times "Editor's Pick" comment about "blackout" drinking Get link Facebook Twitter Pinterest Google+ Email September 20, 2016 Drinking to Blackout Diet & Health Spiritual Sobriety Get link Facebook Twitter Pinterest Google+ Email Comments Dr. JSeptember 21, 2016 at 4:33 PMAs mentioned in the Big Chill, most people can't get through a day without a two or three big juicy rationalizations :-( ReplyDeleteRepliesAverylSeptember 27, 2016 at 6:00 AMAnd when our culture supports such rationalizations it can be a disaster.DeleteReplyAndrea CobbSeptember 26, 2016 at 11:07 PMSo good! Glad you insist on calling substance abuse what it is. I come from a long line of family members who abused alcohol- it isn't a "party" at all- it is just a big mess! Giving drug and/ or alcohol addiction & abuse a fun-sounding name doesn't do anyone any favors. Keep doing the good work, Averyl!! ReplyDeleteRepliesAverylSeptember 27, 2016 at 6:02 AMThank you for your support, Andrea. Clearly you are a survivor. I'm sorry to hear you had to deal with that!DeleteReplyAdd commentLoad more... Post a Comment Comments are now closed on Outdated By Design which was retired in April of 2017. I am leaving my blog archives online. If you need to reach me please use the handy contact form. Thanks!