Is Coca-Cola Short for Cocaine-Cola?

Is Coca-Cola Short for Cocaine-Cola?

After recent news concerning the discovery of nearly 815 pounds of cocaine at a France Coca-Cola plant, the media instantly began buzzing. How could this happen? Who is the culprit? Moreover, why Coca-Cola? As it turns out, the connection between cocaine and Coke are not entirely new, it has been in existence for decades. For […]

Cocaine Use and Abuse

Cocaine Use and Abuse

Cocaine has had, and continues to have, an influence on popular culture. It has been highlighted in songs, such as Cocaine Blues, sung by Johnny Cash, in That Smell by Lynyrd Skynyrd, Cocaine by J.J. Cale, and Life in the Fast Lane by The Eagles, as well as in other songs by various artists. Yet, what is it about cocaine that keeps it such a popular […]

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