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Erowid Announcement #91
Jul 15, 2008
Friends of Erowid,

Erowid Center Benefit Party & Auction
Seattle, Washington -- July 19, 2008
Ticket Price: $25

Come join us this weekend to celebrate Erowid's newly achieved non-profit status. A speakeasy style cocktail event is being held for Erowid Center in Seattle Washington. Earth Erowid, Fire Erowid and Jon Hanna will all be there as well as DJs, a raffle, and an auction of entheo-relics, art, gift certificates and other goodies. Bring your checkbook or credit card to the event to help support Erowid!

Buy your tickets in advance! For details, see: Erowid.org/seattle

We welcome submissions, suggestions, criticisms, or corrections at submissions@erowid.org.

peace,
fire & earth


Index

  1. Meet the Teafaerie!
    Erowid.org/columns/teafaerie/

    First installment of "Teatime: Psychedelic Musings from the Center of the Universe", a new Erowid column.

  2. Ayahuasca Recipes
    Erowid.org/chemicals/ayahuasca/ayahuasca_info10.shtml

    A short text about ayahuasca recipes, including a table of traditional admixture plants, excerpted from Christian Raetsch's The Encyclopedia of Psychoactive Plants,

  3. Ayahuasca Analogs and Pharmahuasca
    Erowid.org/chemicals/ayahuasca/ayahuasca_info11.shtml

    A brief overview of ayahuasca analogs, including a table of plants that contain MAO-inhibiting beta-carbolines. From The Encyclopedia of Psychoactive Plants.

  4. Caffeine Basics
    Erowid.org/chemicals/caffeine/caffeine_basics.shtml

    An overview of the basics about caffeine, perhaps the most commonly used psychoactive on the planet.

  5. Caffeine Health
    Erowid.org/chemicals/caffeine/caffeine_health.shtml

    Summary of some documented overdoses and deaths attributed to caffeine ingestion.

  6. Response of Cluster Headache to Self-Administration of LSA
    Erowid.org/chemicals/lsa/lsa_article2.pdf

    Scientific poster by Sewell et al. describing a recent survey of cluster headache sufferers about their attempts to use LSA-containing seeds to help treat their headaches.

  7. One new image was added:

    Solanum dulcamera
    Erowid.org/herbs/show_image.php?i=nightshade/erin-powell_pol_0574__i2003e0127_disp.jpg

  8. The Erowid Review, two reviews added:
    Erowid.org/review/

    Shroom: A Cultural History of the Magic Mushroom, reviewed by Lux
    Erowid.org/library/review/review.php?p=263

    Psychedelic Medicine [Volume II], reviewed by Bruce Sewick
    Erowid.org/library/review/review.php?p=264

  9. 141 New Experience Reports
    Erowid.org/experiences/exp.cgi?DateRange&Y1=2008&M1=05&D1=29&M2=07&D2=14

    One of the top rated experiences published was:
    "When Light Exists in Darkness" (M. hostilis & P. harmala), by Jungle Girl
    Erowid.org/experiences/exp.php?ID=70143

For a more complete listing of What's New at Erowid go to:
Erowid.org/new.php

EcstasyData.org
Conducts laboratory testing of street Ecstasy tablets.

Between May 22 and Jul 14, results were posted for 4 new tablets.
http://www.ecstasydata.org/results.php?A=DateRange&Y1=2008&M1=05&D1=22&M2=07&D2=14

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