Category Addiction in Media

Celebrity Addict – Corey Haim

Corey Ian Haim: (Canadian actor) a.k.a. Corey Haim Best known for: Lucas – film, actor: Lucas Bly The Lost Boys – film, actor: Sam Emerson License to Drive – film, actor: Les Anderson A&E Networks’s The Two Coreys – reality television show: self Truly tragic is the life story of 80’s child actor Corey Haim. […]

Celebrity Addict – Corey Feldman

Corey Scott Feldman (actor and author) a.k.a. Corey Feldman Best known for: Gremlins – film, actor: Pete Fountaine The Goonies – film, actor: Clark Devereaux Stand by Me – film, actor: Teddy Duchamp The Lost Boys – film, actor: Edgar Frog A&E Networks’s The Two Coreys – reality television show: self Coreyography: A Memoir – author, autobiography […]

WANTED: Millennials – Casinos Target the Younger Generation

Casinos and gambling related business are scrambling around looking for ideas to attract heards of people’s children and grandchildren through their doors.  This because millennials are less likely to spend their money gambling in casinos than the older generations… big problem for gambling institutions nationwide “As a recovering compulsive gambler and millennial…this worries me.” – Addictmommakingamends To […]

Celebrity Addict – Abby Wambach

Mary Abigail Wambach (soccer player) a.k.a. Abby Wambach Best known for: 2003-2015 United States Women’s National Soccer Team (USWNT) – forward 2012 FIFA World Player of the Year – forward 2003, 2007, 2011, 20015 FIFA Women’s World Cup – forward 2004, 2008, 2012 Summer Olympics – forward 2 times Olympic Gold Medalist Forward: A Memoir […]

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Celebrity Addict – Rob Lowe

Robert Hepler Low (Actor, author, producer) a.k.a. Rob Lowe Best known for: The Outsiders film – actor St. Elmos’s Fire film – actor Wayne’s World film – actor Austin Power: The Spy Who Shagged Me film – actor Austin Power in Gold Member film – actor Behind the Candelabra television film – actor The West Wing […]

Child in Car with Overdosed Adults

A tragic story unfolded on September 7th, 2016.  A defenseless four year old child was in a moving car with two adults who overdosed on drugs. In East Liverpool, Ohio, police officer Kevin Thompson pulled over a vehicle that had been driving erratically “weaving back and forth in the lane”.   The male driver reported he […]

Celebrity Addict – Dick Van Dyke

The Dick Van Dyke Show 1961/Northridge Alumni Bear Facts/flickr/CC by-ND 2.0 “…[alcoholism] can happen to normal average middle aged guy”- Dick Van Dyke Richard Wayne Van Dyke (television actor, comedian, producer) a.k.a Dick Van Dyke Known for CBS sitcom The Dick Van Dyke Show sitcom – actor CBS The Carol Burnett Show variety television show […]

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Celebrity Addict – Elizabeth Vargas

“I would die for my children, but I couldn’t stop drinking for my children.  I don’t know if I will ever forgive myself for hurting my children through drinking.” – Elizabeth Vargas Elizabeth Anne Vargas (television journalist) a.k.a. Elizabeth Vargas Known for: ABC’s television network news magazine 20/20  – anchor ABC News World News Tonight – anchor NBC […]