Tag Archives: drugs

Contributed Story: Afrikaaner in Huaraz Prison

Posted on 25. Apr, 2013 by .

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Profile of Lewis Charles Cornelius, who is serving time in Huaraz, Peru for possession of cocaine.

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Contributed Story: Robbed by Arequipa Taxi

Posted on 09. Apr, 2013 by .

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Contributed story of an American who was robbed after hailing an unregistered taxi in Arequipa, Peru.

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Rock al Parque FAIL

Posted on 20. Jul, 2012 by .

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SUMMARY: An amusing failure to attend Latin America’s biggest music festival, Rock al Parque in Bogota.

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Marching Powder: A Gringo Mule in Bolivian Prison

Posted on 14. Jul, 2012 by .

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SUMMARY: Review of Marching Powder by Rusty Young, a look at San Pedro prison in La Paz, Bolivia.

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How I Accidentally Induced Polyphasic Sleep

Posted on 25. Jun, 2012 by .

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SUMMARY: How I unintentionally induced polyphasic sleep using drugs, and how I broke it using drugs.

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Contributed Story: The Truth about Coca

Posted on 07. May, 2012 by .

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The history of the coca leaf and its role in modern politics.

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Censorship and the Image of Colombia

Posted on 02. May, 2012 by .

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Discussing the “image of Colombia” and gringo do-gooders’ criticism of Expat Chronicles for “perpetuating stereotypes.”

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Joey’s First Days in Bogota, Colombia

Posted on 10. Mar, 2012 by .

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SUMMARY: A friend from Chicago gets my personal intro to Bogota, including sex, drugs, and more.

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Los Hermanos Angelito in Bogota, Colombia

Posted on 29. Feb, 2012 by .

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Two brothers live fast and die young in the Colombian underworld.

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Economics of a Bogota Drug Dealer

Posted on 25. Feb, 2012 by .

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A glimpse at the economics of a drug dealer’s business in Bogota, Colombia.

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