A New Drug Ten Times Stronger Than Vicodin Is Coming

Despite America’s renewed heroin epidemic that’s picked off famous folks like Philip Seymour Hoffman and non-famous folks for years, someone thought it was a great idea to create Zohydro, an opiate that’s even more powerful than Vicodin. Prescription pills like these open a dangerous door for people who become… » 2/27/14 1:00pm 2/27/14 1:00pm

Pennsylvania McDonalds Accused of Selling Heroin in Happy Meals

Innovative and efficient! You have to give it that! You have to give it that. A McDonalds employee in Pittsburgh has been accused of selling heroin from her post at the drive-through window. All you needed was $82, a car, and an extreme longing for heroin, and the 26-year-old would give you a Happy Meal full of, um,… » 1/30/14 4:40pm 1/30/14 4:40pm

'Teen Mom 2' Star Shoots Heroin, Nods Off for Finale

Teen Mom 2 ended on a high note last night only in that it featured troubled star Jenelle Evans so completely doped up that she nods off in her final scene. The episode chronicled the messy aftermath of her mother Barbara's off-camera—and apparently botched—attempt at an intervention, where she entered Jenelle's home… » 4/30/13 12:40pm 4/30/13 12:40pm

Jenelle Evans Arrested Yet Again, This Time for Heroin and Assault

Jenelle Evans, troubled star of Teen Mom 2, is seemingly working her way up to having enough mugshots to make her own novelty deck of cards. This time around she was arrested for being in possession of a large amount of heroin after the cops were called to her home for an alleged domestic dispute with her husband… » 4/23/13 7:15pm 4/23/13 7:15pm

Oprah: Entire Ohio Family Addicted To Heroin

Today on Oprah » 9/29/08 7:00pm 9/29/08 7:00pm, Lisa Ling presented an investigative report on Richland County, Ohio, which is experiencing a heroin addiction epidemic and currently has no rehabs or methadone programs. One family she focused on - two parents, two teenage boys, and one 13-month-old boy - are all addicted to heroin. In the past four…

But Doesn't The Bush Administration Care About The Nation's Heroin…

Society has a drug problem, if numbers like these » 7/28/08 10:30am 7/28/08 10:30am are any indication (and they are). I mean, don't get me wrong, drugs are an excellent way for consumers to waste time, but add to that the snitch-killing and the crop dusting and the weapons stockpiling and the car detailing and wiretapping and the condom swallowing…

Thinking About Smoking Pot? Watch This First!



Last week we announced our forthcoming column, "Pot Psychology," an advice column in which I'll answer readers' questions while lifted. It's all supposed to be in good fun, but some people expressed concerns about Jezebel's promotion of illegal drug use. We take what most of you have to say pretty seriously, so in… » 11/26/07 7:30pm 11/26/07 7:30pm