Anyone who watches Real Housewives of Orange County knows that Kelly Dodd does not hold back when she has a drink or two in her. Hell, she doesn’t hold back when she’s dead sober. This season Kelly managed to be to strike that perfect...Show More Summary
(We’re going to kickstart our weekly discussion of USA’s Mr. Robot season 3 by answering one simple question: who had the biggest mental breakdown in this week’s episode?) Sobering reminders of reality go hand-in-hand with Mr. Robot, and “Frederick and Tanya” is no exception. Show More Summary
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You successfully complete treatment and think to yourself, “Finally, I have my life back. Everything can go back to normal. I’m ready for this.” And while that is true for many, for some, the pressures of returning to real world settings – work, family obligations, school, and financial responsibilities – can be very challenging. Often, … Continued
Buzzfeed News reports: Former Trump campaign manager Paul Manafort and his longtime associate Rick Gates got permission from a judge on Tuesday to temporarily leave house arrest later this week to celebrate Thanksgiving. The order from...Show More Summary
Yet more sobering Brexit sightings.
Ryan Edwards is staying sober for the sake of his son. The Teen Mom OG dad revealed in a sneak peek that he took a drug test to be able to see his son Bentley with baby mama Maci Bookout. “I took a hair follicle test,” Edwards told his wife Mackenzie Standifer. “Just to see Read More
Today NJ Spotlight’s John Mooney highlights the Civil Rights Project at UCLA, and its research that New Jersey has the most segregated schools in the country. It’s a sobering report, that shows the challenges the state’s schools have, and hints...Read more
The largest barrier to alcoholics getting treatment is shame. This is ironic because getting help and getting sober should be an action that alcoholics feel proud of.
Since its premiere in 2015, Crazy Ex-Girlfriend has never shied away from a willingness to go there. After all, when your central conceit hinges on a character struggling with mental illness who...
This is an audio clip from Sober Podcast #226 sent out yesterday to sober podcast members. When Lindsay Lohan got out of rehab (for the 6th time?), Oprah made a reality series about her. When i watched Lindsay be interviewed, in a special clip to promote the new show, I wanted to leap through the […]
If you’re sober, pregnant or otherwise unable or unwilling to consume alcohol, you can still enjoy whatever cocktails you crave with a high-tech drinking glass that simulates three layers of senses to trick you into tasting flavors that aren’t really there. Invented by Nimesha Ranasinghe, the ‘Vocktail’ or ‘virtual cocktail’ glass can either augment the …
Even if you're staying sober, sometimes you might just miss the taste of a really good beer. But the market for high-end booze-free brews has gone largely untapped. That's starting to change.
Initial Coin Offerings are one of those disruptive technologies filed under crazy enough to work. And how — entrepreneurs launch new cryptocurrencies and sell them for existing cryptocurrencies (like bitcoin) to buyers betting the new currency will appreciate. Show More Summary
Over 100 million Americans suffer from chronic pain, and if you are one of them, you know the profound effect it can have on someone’s daily life. Not only does being in a constant state of pain cause many individuals to become irritable and frustrated but it can also negatively impact their physical and mental … Continued
Policymakers at this week's international climate negotiations in Germany meet amid sobering news that gives their work new urgency. After three years of flat growth, global fossil fuel emissions are rising again, according to a series of reports from the Global Carbon Project, a group chaired by Stanford scientist Rob Jackson.
We desire intimacy with human others but we must combine it with reserve. And this for three reasons: out of respect for the Other and her inwardness; from a sober recognition of our fallen tendency to dominate; and out of...
Kunis said that she does this in protest of Pence’s abortion policies, but not everyone thinks the prank is funny. The post Sober Support for Mila Kunis’ Pence Prank appeared first on The Good Men Project.
A VETERANS DAY WEEKEND PHOTO PORTFOLIO: A few photos from StrategyPage’s military photo gallery, some sobering, some entertaining, all showing US personnel doing their duty. Photos date from 2004 to 2017. A Marine vacation in Djibouti, 2012. (OK, it’s not a vacation.) Army reservist in a night fire exercise, 2013. An Army Green Beret salute […]
When reading around in the sober blogosphere it seems to me that next to the euphoria of quitting, the pink clouds, feeling down, being depressed is also a part of becoming sober. It is my (non-medical) opinion that this depression … Continue reading ?