- Feb 22, 2009
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This goes beyond alcoholism. It’s assholeism.I saw the headline and didn't even need to read the article to know that alcohol and drugs were at the root of it.
How many adult, family fights/breakups/feuds/whatever are fueled by drugs and alcohol? I know several families within which there are factions that don't talk to one another (for years and decades) or ostracise a member or two or otherwise carry bad blood. When you get to the real root, the story usually starts with "Well, dad and uncle Jimmy were about half way through a handle of bourbon..."