Father of LSD Takes Final Trip

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Albert Hofmann, the Swiss chemist who discovered the hallucinogenic drug LSD, has died aged 102.
Hofmann discovered LSD -- lysergic acid diethylamide, which later became the favored drug of the 1960s counter-culture -- when a tiny quantity leaked on to his hand during a laboratory experiment in 1943. A few days later Hofmann intentionally took a dose of LSD and experienced the world's first "bad trip"

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"The Father of LSD".  Wow!  So... by Jeanette Doney on Wednesday, Apr 30, 2008 at 8:55:31 AM
yea i miss the 60's-early 70's too---now i... by TRADESMAN on Wednesday, Apr 30, 2008 at 8:39:19 PM
It is worth noting that Mr. Hoffman passed away on... by Barbara Bellows-TerraNova on Saturday, May 3, 2008 at 11:17:24 AM
The last line in the posted article gave me shiver... by Rady Ananda on Saturday, May 3, 2008 at 2:17:55 PM