The Quick Fix: A Real-Time Round-Up of Today's News

By Dirk Hanson 05/03/11

Montana Backpedals on Pot, Secondhand Smoke Gets Implicated in Stillbirths, and Steven Tyler Spends $20 million (That’s Right) on Drugs.

Companies are holding going-out-of-business sales.
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Dirk Hanson, MA, is a freelance science writer and the author of The Chemical Carousel: What Science Tells Us About Beating Addiction. He is also the author of The New Alchemists: Silicon Valley and the Microelectronics Revolution. He has worked as a business and science reporter for numerous magazines and trade publications including Wired, Scientific American, The Dana Foundation and more. He currently edits the Addiction Inbox blog. Email: [email protected]