Friday, March 18, 2011

Death of the acid king

Michael Johnson deserves credit for spotting this early, but much of the rest of the world has noticed too: Famed LSD chemist Owsley Stanley has died, at age 76, in a car accident in Australia. The New York Times obit makes fascinating reading.

"Jerry Garcia liked Illuminatus!, especially the concept of the catma (less dogmatic than a dogma) ... " (An Insider's Guide to Robert Anton Wilson, Eric Wagner, page 93).

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