"Oh.. you're one of those! I never would have hung out with you if I had known you were one of those."
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"NO! You're an addict! You must suffer and be stigmatized the rest of your life as a failure so you will fail over and over and over...."
"Because we like to feel superior and your need for medication is different from our thyroid pill, or our diet coke, or coffee, or sugar etc. We want to brand you bad so we don't feel fat or diabetic because it's not our fault, we didn't know any better..."
"The opposite of addiction is not sobriety, the opposite of addiction is connection."