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Author Topic: The Faces of Meth  (Read 6314 times)

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Offline Oscar

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The Faces of Meth
« on: June 01, 2006, 01:01:49 AM »
http://www.ebaumsworld.com/videos/faces-of-meth.html

Images of before and after persons addicted to Meth. Set to the song "The Drugs Don't Work" by the Verve

Dan

Offline DingoBoi

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Re: The Faces of Meth
« Reply #1 on: June 01, 2006, 02:14:12 AM »
that is definitely some scary shit  :o

Offline Lisa

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Re: The Faces of Meth
« Reply #2 on: June 01, 2006, 10:38:15 AM »
All I can say is, oh my God/dess. That was incredibly sad, and shocking. :'(
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Offline Sae

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Re: The Faces of Meth
« Reply #3 on: June 01, 2006, 10:47:47 AM »
Horrible.  Simply horrible.

Why do they all have sores on their faces?  I've heard enough about meth to know it degrades teeth enamel, but the sores I don't understand.

Sae is saddened.
Meh.

Offline Lwood

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Re: The Faces of Meth
« Reply #4 on: June 01, 2006, 11:13:30 AM »
I recently saw a T Shirt with a closeup picture of 'Golum' from Lord O The Rings and the caption
" Got Meth?"  that this reminded me of.
From all accounts, my EX has pretty much gone down the tubes on Meth and I can only imagine how he looks today. I once Googled  'How do You Make Crystal Meth' and got waaaaay to much information. Anybody that has ever seen the instructions on how to make it would ever go near the shit.
One handy bit of redneck wit that I once heard was " If It don't Grow, I dont mess with it" 
technically, beer grows, so Im in the clear.
A recent Frontline was on the meth epidemic and they interviewed the sheriffs deputy that started the Faces of Meth campaign after noticing the dramatic changes in the appearance of the 'regulars' at the local jail. I think its the best anti drug campaign Ive seen, although Peter's "Buy Meth, Get HIV Free !!" is pretty good too.
« Last Edit: June 01, 2006, 11:22:23 AM by Lwood »
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Offline AlanBama

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Re: The Faces of Meth
« Reply #5 on: June 01, 2006, 07:50:58 PM »
How awful.....

all those sores remind me of KS lesions....painful to even look at.
"Remember my sentimental friend that a heart is not judged by how much you love, but by how much you are loved by others." - The Wizard of Oz

Offline RapidRod

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Re: The Faces of Meth
« Reply #6 on: June 01, 2006, 08:06:30 PM »
That's a great reminder. Man is that sad.

Offline Teresa

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Re: The Faces of Meth
« Reply #7 on: June 01, 2006, 09:05:31 PM »
That is so awful. Its a shame.

Teresa
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Offline allopathicholistic

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Re: The Faces of Meth
« Reply #8 on: June 01, 2006, 11:12:48 PM »
gosh, that drug is pure evil

Offline anniebc

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Re: The Faces of Meth
« Reply #9 on: June 02, 2006, 12:11:21 AM »
That was awful..what a dreadful waste of so many young lives..too sad.

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Jan :'(
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Offline Matty the Damned

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Re: The Faces of Meth
« Reply #10 on: June 02, 2006, 12:42:42 AM »
Bah. I looked like that BEFORE I was a speed freak.

MtD

Offline Nadine

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Re: The Faces of Meth
« Reply #11 on: June 02, 2006, 06:52:26 PM »
OMG...that is some scarey stuff, brought tears to my eyes.

Offline Biggums

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Re: The Faces of Meth
« Reply #12 on: June 02, 2006, 07:00:49 PM »
wow that is indeed some nasty stuff
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Offline Consumed

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Re: The Faces of Meth
« Reply #13 on: June 02, 2006, 08:44:21 PM »
Holly Christ!
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Re: The Faces of Meth
« Reply #14 on: June 03, 2006, 04:42:42 AM »
Wow...that left me speechless @_@
Poz since 2003.

 


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