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When Gas Ran Out

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Angry and frustrated, some Americans apparently are trying to escape the hardships of the energy crisis by turning to drugs, alcohol, violence, and sexual promiscuity.

In Los Angeles, for example, Lloyd Workman, director of a telephone crisis center, said there has been a sizable increase in callers in the past... Login to read more
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