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There are legitimate cases where 1. the person receiving the oxycodone can genuinely benefit from its use and 2. the person has self-control and takes the medication responsibly. If both of those conditions are met, I feel that the person being prescribed pain killers is a good thing. Otherwise, the prescription is a mistake; not that the doctor can know... or maybe they do and they're just unscrupulous.

oxycodone isn't really that physically bad for you. tylenol is actually more toxic. the problem with oxycontin is overdosing (because of the depressing effect on the central nervous system) and addiction. if prescribed for a short time, it probably won't lead to physical addiction. long term, it probably will.

things to consider are:

1. long term opiates are physically less damaging than a lot of other similar medications and give better pain relieving effects with less drug. so they're easier on the kidneys, liver

2. opiate addiction really suck. and constant use of opiates is obviously going to mess with your mind a lot. however, for people with chronic pain there may be no other options and it still gives them higher quality of life

3. short term, if used as directed, it is not more risky than other drugs and probably won't lead to addiction
post #102 of 106
UPDATE: McAfee doesn't know how to stay electronically secure:

http://www.forbes.com/sites/kashmirhill/2012/12/04/millionaire-on-the-lam-john-mcafee-is-surprisingly-uninformed-about-technology/
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At just before 10PM [on Nov 14], McAfee posted this message using his “stuffmonger” alias: “How long does it take for a phone company to triangulate a cell phone signal? With what accuracy? Is there any way to confuse/delay the system? If a cell phone is turned off, but the battery is installed, is there any way to locate the phone? Are there any brands of phones are more/less difficult to triangulate ?”

Answers ranged from useful to speculative, but one poster’s response might have summed it up best: “Well this is awkward…”
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I could have sworn this was old news? I remember reading/hearing/seeing something very similar to this a while back. Not sure if it was him, but someone from an anti-virus wanted for murder.

Same here

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he was on the joe rogan podcast telling his side of the store and , vice.com also went to seem him (geo tag data was released /mishap), this is the last news i know on him , pm me for links for jre podcast
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Belize local police are corrupt and framed him, I believe.

Well let's see if they are, unless they can make a really good case, then depending on where he lives he should be able to stay clear of them.
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hmmm................ I WOULD be skeptical... but mcaffe is soo bad that only a lunatic could have made it:thumb:
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