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Alexander Shulgin, the pioneering scientist best known for introducing the drug known as ecstasy to the wider world in the '70s and '80s, has died.
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Hey, whaddya know? I'm officially part of a controversy! Not only that, for what is probably the first time ever, I find myself on the…
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