What a week.
Referenced in this episode:
Norm Macdonald's Twitter tribute
Rob Delaney: On Depression & Getting Help
The Fix: Can an AA Critic and a 12-Step Advocate Get Along?
And Everything Afterwards: Robin Williams found dead at home — suspected suicide by asphyxiation
Though it was published after we had recorded this post—specifically it's comments—illustrate well some of the issues surrounding how addiction and depression are perceived.
I almost forgot, from a now defunct blog of Chris':
Thirteen Truths and A Lie — An Annotated List
Intro: Cradle — DJ FM
Outro: Memory — DJ FM
Share your knowledge.
We Need More Recovery Custodians and Fewer Recovery Rock Stars
Wired expressions of recovery: tattoos and memoirs
Tired recovery grifts: gurus, coaches, alt methodologies
Inspired depictions of those suffering from …
Remember that one episode of Since Right Now when Matt's mom was the special guest star?
Well, now you will.
In which Camus and Nietzsche make appearances.
"Good intentions may do as much harm as malevolence if they lack understanding."
Plus ça change, plus c'est la même chose.
Jeff & Matt & Chris find some measure of contentment in this, our fourth, week of socially distanced podcasting.