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truman capote onto doctors a long time ago

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I wasn't even looking for criticism of meds and doctors  and I came across this while looking at old chat shows  .

the juicy bit is 9 minutes till 14 

 

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No worries nz11 .

He was already on them 10 years and this was 1978 .

 

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kesh

Cold turkey after 10 years on benzos! He must be one tough guy.

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He died about 6 years after this video so god only knows kesh what was behind hit .he was on this chat show pretty often .

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SkyBlue

Cold-turkey, yikes. And physically addictive, not "just" psychologically. 

 

Was this how he usually talked? (Voice?)

 

Definitely ahead of his time, wow. 

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1 minute ago, SkyBlue said:

Cold-turkey, yikes. And physically addictive, not "just" psychologically. 

 

Was this how he usually talked? (Voice?)

 

Definitely ahead of his time, wow. 

Ye its how he normally talked :).he was a very famous writer of he's day .more of a tabloid in todays genre but very successful .  

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SkyBlue

Interesting. Yeah, I haven't read any of his stuff but have of course heard of him and his success. (I worked at a library as a teenager and putting copies of his books back was like, who would read something this long??? lol)

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Just now, SkyBlue said:

Interesting. Yeah, I haven't read any of his stuff but have of course heard of him and his success. (I worked at a library as a teenager and putting copies of his books back was like, who would read something this long??? lol)

oh ok lol.seamor Hoffman played him in a movie ,the irony with that mans cause of death .Hoffman's death was a tragic story .I don't go for hollywood movies much anymore ,ide rather watch a documentary on the subject than the movie .

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