Inside the Twisted Mind of Buzz Bissinger, Straight Male Shopaholic

There are many, many WTF sentences in Buzz Bissinger's epic, shocking, nauseating, hilarious and infuriating piece for GQ titled "My Gucci Addiction." The 58-year-old writer, husband and father of three — best known for the book Friday Night Lights — details his compulsive buying quite frankly, and you may find… » 3/26/13 4:30pm 3/26/13 4:30pm

Right Now Is About When I Shoot People Who Tell Me They're Worried About Their "Caffeine Addictions"

You know what I fucking hate? (And yeah this is tangentially related to a substantive news report regarding the topic that you can read if you like to, you know, learn facts.) Moving on I hate people who tell me they're trying to cut back on caffeine. People who will stand around being all drowsy and shit because… » 6/04/08 5:00pm 6/04/08 5:00pm

Maybe So-Called Sex Addicts Should Enroll In 12-Step Programs

A BBC story today expresses some cynicism as to whether the increasing growing of "sex addiction" is, you know, actual addiction. Sex addiction won't give you the shakes if you go through a dry spell, and while it does have the same dopamine-stimulating effects as gambling, it's sort of like food binging (and money)… » 4/30/08 3:20pm 4/30/08 3:20pm