Phoebe Wall Howard Detroit Free Press Published 7:00 AM EDT Nov 3, 2018 I’m one of those annoying people who goes to the gourmet ice cream shop and orders a scoop of vanilla on a cake cone. Not interested in the fancy homemade waffle cone; a sometimes-stale, low-calorie cake cone works for me. So I totally understand people who avoid complicated choices. In food. In clothes. In cars. But what I don’t understand even a little bit is making choices that are just plain sad. Like the 2018 Toyota Camry. It just leaves me speechless, and not in a good way. How can this be America’s most popular car? I wanted to drive it to better understand how one vehicle could be the top-selling midsize sedan in the U.S. for 16 years straight. The Toyota Camry is the automotive equivalent of Xanax. Get in. Drive. No laughter. No excitement. No zip. Feel nothing. Yes, I realize that Xanax is a bestselling antianxiety drug for an increasingly more … [Read more...] about Toyota Camry feels like Xanax, numbs passion for life
Kyle Swenson, The Washington Post Published 6:11 am PDT, Thursday, July 12, 2018 The empty house was tucked on a cul-de-sac in Henderson, Nevada, a sprawling suburb 20 minutes by car from the all-hours neon hum of the Las Vegas Strip. Five bedrooms topped by a terra-cotta roof, palms trees waving in the small gravel yard, the Cool Lilac Avenue address looked as neat and tidy as the other identical properties crammed onto the block. Inside was different. In the first week of June, the house was a rollicking mash-up of Neverland and a hip-hop video. For days, teens swung in and out, partying in rooms gashed with spray paint. They shot pool and lounged on abandoned furniture draped with plastic sheets. They guzzled vodka, gulped down Xanax, and belched out lungfuls of marijuana smoke. And they gawked for cellphone videos when two teenagers - Jaiden Caruso, 16, and Kody Harlan, 17 - allegedly arrived for the unsupervised bacchanal with two handguns, according to testimony … [Read more...] about Xanax-bingeing teens charged in connection with 17-old’s death. Was it a game gone wrong or murder?
Updated 6:48 am, Tuesday, April 24, 2018 Photo: Toby Talbot/AP Image 1of/1 CaptionClose Image 1 of 1 Four teenagers were hospitalized last week in Vancouver, Washington, after showing signs of drug overdoses last week. Four teenagers were hospitalized last week in Vancouver, Washington, after showing signs of drug overdoses last week. Photo: Toby Talbot/AP Washington state teens treated for overdose mixed Xanax, pot 1 / 1 Back to Gallery VANCOUVER, Wash. (AP) — The Clark County Sheriff's Office says four teenagers hospitalized last week after showing signs of drug overdoses had taken Xanax and marijuana. The Columbian reports that three of the teens were found on April 20 unconscious in an east Vancouver neighborhood, prompting the sheriff's office to investigate. A fourth teenager showing signs of an … [Read more...] about Washington state teens treated for overdose mixed Xanax, pot
0 Comments TV producer arrested for ‘killing sister by drugging her and torching garage’ BelfastTelegraph.co.uk A television producer has been arrested on suspicion of murdering her sister by drugging her and torching their garage in North Hollywood in a cover-up, police said. https://www.belfasttelegraph.co.uk/entertainment/film-tv/news/tv-producer-arrested-for-killing-sister-by-drugging-her-and-torching-garage-36802613.html https://www.belfasttelegraph.co.uk/entertainment/film-tv/news/article36802611.ece/7a44a/AUTOCROP/h342/bpanews_2b9e2ddc-2ff0-4c21-a754-c05931bc618c_1 Email A television producer has been arrested on suspicion of murdering her sister by drugging her and torching their garage in North Hollywood in a cover-up, police said. Jill Blackstone, who has worked with Jerry Springer, killed her sister Wendy and two of their dogs in the blaze, the Los Angeles Police Department said on Thursday. She was arrested in Baltimore, Maryland, on suspicion of one … [Read more...] about TV producer arrested for ‘killing sister by drugging her and torching garage’
Three people were charged in North Carolina on Thursday after drugs were discovered on the tour bus of rap group, Migos. Jharon Ahmad Murphy, 26, Daryl Irvon McPherson, 25, and 26-year-old Dominic Kevin Spigner were all charged with drug possession after 420 grams of maijuana, 26 ounces of codeine and Xanax were seized during the stop, USA Today reported. Murphy was taken into police custody, while the other two men were issued citations, according to the news site. Murphy, of Snellville, Ga., was charged with felony possession of marijuana with intent to sell or deliver and misdemeanor possession of codeine. McPherson of Cleveland, Ohio was cited for possession of marijuana and codeine and Spigner of Smyrna, Ga. was cited for misdemeanor possession of Xanax. Gunfire erupts after Migos beat up Sean Kingston at Nevada event Security officers working the group’s concert at the Homes Convocation center in Boone, N.C., smelled marijuana coming from the bus, which led cops to … [Read more...] about Drugs found on Migos group’s tour bus leads to charges for 3 men