Just remember. It doesn't matter what the addiction is. Only that it will be found and commoditized to the maximum degree possible. The profits will be too great to resist, which is, of course, its own addiction.
All part and parcel of how our current economic operating system has been mutated by the advent of electrified experience retrieval.
Insys Therapeutics executives suffered multiple arrests for bribing doctors to prescribe its fentanyl-based pain medication while funding anti-weed campaigns and developing its own lab-made THC drug.
The jungles in Guatemala's northern reaches are some of the most biodiverse forests north of the Amazon. They're one of the last remaining homes for jaguars, tapirs, and scarlet macaws. And they're being systematically destroyed.