Why there’s never been a reality tv show set in a rehab 

The short answer: cause that shit is fucking personal, & no one is themself when they are going through it.

The long answer is..


The Illusion that Knowledge is Power

Knowledge isn’t power. Knowledge is the unfounded temporary illusion of power, especially when wielded as a weapon.

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The Unique & Terrifying Journey Through & Beyond Hope

Trying to emulate someone else’s battle against and past Hope (or whatever they happen to call it) is a surefire way of fucking up your own battle strategy and copping a serious beating.

The Hope Detox

Everybody’s Hope is uniquely their own. That’s why the cunt is so good at fucking with you; cause it’s you, one step ahead of the exhausted, bewildered, scared you that is knocking on Hope’s door on a Tuesday night at 3am.

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Fuck Hope

“Humph. Hope, it is the quintessential human delusion, simultaneously the source of your greatest strength, and your greatest weakness.”

The Architect, The Matrix: Reloaded

Hope gets us through impossible times, when the challenge is or appears to be completely impossible to overcome. That’s why it’s so big in fairy tales, hero journeys and romance novels.

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