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What kind of experiences? Such negative experiences [booze, drugs, etc.] only lead to mental depression, suffering and regret later down the road.

actually its not just negative experiences that lead to mental depression, I have mental depression and get it quite bad at times, but its not because of negativity, at times yes i do have some negetive thoughts but it actually helps me to strive even further. Also iv'e known people who had the best lives you could imagine and still had depression
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I have no misconceptions about the things I choose to do with my body... I fully understand they are killing me cheers.gif

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Woah woah woah... what is wrong with drinking with friends? thumb.gif

This. It can be fun and relaxing. I often drink with my friends and family (I'm 17 years old).
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Almost certain I've got an addictive personality.. and was crazy about video games a few years now.. but lately.. getting bored with them...

Hopefully this means that when I get addicted to drugs or other evil stuff.. I'd find it easy to quit ASAP w/o the "punishments". haha
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What kind of experiences? Such negative experiences [booze, drugs, etc.] only lead to mental depression, suffering and regret later down the road.

4 day old bump but I've got to say that your post shows your age or how naive you are. Let me give you a simple lesson on life: Life is about moderation. Doing ANYTHING in excess, including 'healthy' activities, will be bad. No one developed mental depression from having the occasional drink. I would have thought that the people on OCN would be smart enough not to let such absolute fallacy ridden ideas dominate their thought process.

causation!=correlation
occasional hanging out and partying != sex/drugs/rock & roll
    
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Every difference in behavior represents different connections in the brain. Of course someone who spends hours a day playing game will have have a different brain. :/
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Eh, we all have different tolerances. Some people go all the way and go bad, some just do it to chill, and some just don't do it at all. In the end, if you do become a criminal and have your priorities wrong, then drugs are bad for you because you are addicted and will do stupid (poop).
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Why did a thread about gamers...end up into an illegal drug discussion? wth.gif

Either way, thread locked due to being necro and completely off topic. I'll have a section moderator come this way when one comes on.
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