Originally posted by Mistaken_mystery
Actually Heroin works by mimicking your bodes own natural indigenous opiate system. Otherwise known as endorphins. Cocaine works more on neurotransmitters called dopamine and serotonin. completely unrelated
Pharmacological geek rant over....
Originally posted by holywar666
Originally posted by Hawking
You know what else is bad for you?
Whiskey, beer, cigarettes, red meat, large amounts of carbohydrates, Red Bull, and actual coc aine.
Doesn't mean I'd turn any of them down
And this type of reasoning is why we have yet to mature past the "caveman" stage......
Originally posted by oniraug
I wonder what coke used to do with all the coc aine they extracted before they came up with a coc aine free alternative
Yeah, they threw away billions of dollars.
One reason to hate them is because they used coc aine to get people to keep drinking their soda, once they became big enough they only let trace amounts in, now that their an soda-empire, no coc aine in there. Nice play, Coke.edit on 13-4-2012 by oniraug because: (no reason given)
Originally posted by justwokeup
I don't have a problem with the article.
I still occasionally drink a can of coke. I do it because I like the taste of it. I'm also aware it has a horrendous effect on the body.
The trick is to only have the damaging but tasty stuff as a special treat. Not as an everyday staple. Well, not unless acquiring type 2 diabetes is your stated aim.
Originally posted by getreadyalready
reply to post by Bedlam
Yep. I used to call it "unsweet" tea, but now I have gone with the more appropriate truth in advertising name, "bitter tea."
Originally posted by yuppa
Hey well just hope they do not actually invent Nuka -Cola. Hey timmy want a refreshing soda? Here try this Ice cold NUka Cola! fortified with good old fashioned high fructose corn syrup and a small bit of isotope! Wow look at timmy Glow ..I mean Go.
The above is a example of how stupid some people can be.