The Daily Buzz: Exercise Seems to Cut the Harms of Booze; Obama Meets Duterte After "Whore" Spat; Even the "New Yorker" Is on Ayahuasca

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Sep 08 2016

The Daily Buzz: Exercise Seems to Cut the Harms of Booze; Obama Meets Duterte After “Whore” Spat; Even the “New Yorker” Is on Ayahuasca

Thursday, September 8th, 2016

Exercise May Lessen Some of the Bad Effects of Alcohol [Time]
Don’t go crazy just because you may go running once a week, but this study hints that exercise may make up for some of your boozing.

That “Awkward Moment” When Obama Met Duterte After “Whore” Spat [BBC]
Duterte earlier called him the “son of a whore” but the two apparently “exchanged pleasantries” when they ran into each other.

Canada Allows Heroin to be Prescribed in Severe Opioid Addiction Cases [The Toronto Star]
This should expand a strategy already successfully employed in Vancouver.

DEA Acts to Outlaw Drug in Cocktail That Killed Prince [Palm Beach Post]
Outlawing drugs, of course, solves everything…

Drug Traffickers Exploit New Transit Routes Through Argentina [Wall Street Journal]
Traditionally north-bound cocaine is being diverted south to outmaneuver authorities.

The Drug of Choice for the Age of Kale [The New Yorker]
The author takes ayahuasca and quotes Influence contributor and psychedelics expert Jesse Jarnow.