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How I knew I needed to get serious; or, "surely I don't have a drinking problem, do I?"

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2022.01.22 14:04 1bighypocrite How I knew I needed to get serious; or, "surely I don't have a drinking problem, do I?"

I thought I'd share some of how I got from "hmm, do I have a drinking problem?" to getting really serious about doing whatever it takes to stop.
Like a lot of people, it all started with rationalizations about how I'm fine, and how drinking is reasonable. Weird behaviors hit, like constantly having to go to the store to get just one more thing for dinner, and having a sip of pickle juice as soon as I got home to cover the smell (because breath mints would have been too obvious). Drinking became really frequent, and over time it became harder and harder to come up with the answer to the daily question I'd ask myself, "Damn, how many did I have last night?" because the numbers were just so high.
Even as my behaviors became more and more strange, I always said it was fine. Eventually it dawned on me that all those little rationalizations are bullshit. That drinking voice is so very creative about rationalizations, and it knows all the buttons to push. In the non-drinking times earlier in the day I would reassure myself, saying there was no problem. Eventually I was able to take a look at my behaviors and say, "Yeah, that's not a very normal thing to do, is it?" or "Hmmm, I guess I wouldn't say 6 nights a week is totally what people do." I challenged myself to come up with a definition of problem drinker that somehow excluded myself; the definition got more ridiculous over time and eventually I realized that, yeah, no such honest definition exists. I've got a problem.
Being someone who really wants to drink (or who has that whiny little voice that won't shut up), I of course tried to bargain. Like, OK fine, I'm going to get real serious about this, it's just the weekend days. Or, I'll never go over some number of drinks. I really honestly believed those things in all sincerity. I meant them, and I thought I could live with them. Over time, I looked at the hundreds of examples of failure to reach that holy grail of moderation, and I was shocked to find that I couldn't think of a single example where I kept to it. I faced the very difficult realization that I was no longer in control, and that moderation just isn't an option, no matter how dearly I want it to be.
Eventually an even more uncomfortable realization hit. I looked back at various concrete points in my history and realized that drinking always got worse. Whether I looked back a few months, or a year, or multiple years ago, I always thought, Wow, I was nowhere near this bad back then. Drinking is always progressive. However uncomfortable I might be with my situation right now… it's not going to improve. It's not even going to stay the same. I might be plenty functional for right now, but it's got nowhere good to go. When someone goes through that slow slide to the point where they've lost everything, it's not as if they didn't say "wow I've really got to cut back" a million times along the way, just like I was saying to myself.
And so I was faced with three very difficult conclusions, which I couldn't possibly argue against, no matter how much I wanted to, and no matter how much I've tried: I've got a problem. Moderation isn't an option. And it's going to get worse, much worse. Where does that leave me? Well, I can just throw up my hands and accept ruin, or I can quit. The right choice may be obvious, but it's not going to be easy, and "oh OK I'll just stop" isn't going to work any better than the moderation attempts. No, I have to be intensely serious about sobriety. Anything less is choosing that path of ruin.
Relatedly, there are a few questions I wished someone asked me a few years ago:

As for precisely what to actually do about all that… well, that's a topic for another post.
I hope this is helpful to someone.
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2022.01.22 14:04 Prestigious_Food1110 Why the crypto hate? Because it’s a gateway to CENTRAL BANK DIGITAL CURRENCIES. And you can’t feel like a pirate w/ crapto.. feel like you playing Roblox or Vr. 🤡🤡🤡🤡🤡

Why the crypto hate? Because it’s a gateway to CENTRAL BANK DIGITAL CURRENCIES. And you can’t feel like a pirate w/ crapto.. feel like you playing Roblox or Vr. 🤡🤡🤡🤡🤡 submitted by Prestigious_Food1110 to Wallstreetsilver [link] [comments]

2022.01.22 14:04 RocKetLAUnchEr69420 My Series X keeps crashing no matter what I try

I've checked that my Series X is getting enough ventilation, checked the cables going into my TV and power socket but it is consistently crashing and I need some help trying to get it to work.
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2022.01.22 14:04 READYTOGYBEALTACC I am a racist and I don't care. I made this throwaway to let off some steam

I can't stand blacks. They are a bunch of nasty, scamming, mfs. Always trying to get over. I honestly made this throwaway because my other account got way to much karma and upvotes. So much so no one would believe me if I told them. I use it for policing Reddit especially the black 🦍. No one will be getting over or asking for any type of assistance on here. You people always on government assistance
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2022.01.22 14:04 dreamaboutdeath PUNCH

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2022.01.22 14:04 NORD9632 Choose a superpower for yourself, then let someone in the comments pick a stipulation for that superpower.

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2022.01.22 14:04 BOOSTkdv My First Starless Post? I Think? - Marshal Daily #2213 - Phoenix 2

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2022.01.22 14:04 Fearless-Reality-960 Ties between Kobe and Wilt, if you have anymore numerology/gematria based on this leave it here.

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2022.01.22 14:04 alarconnelson Face masks can make you more attractive, says study

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2022.01.22 14:04 elleroiam Where to buy pork belly?

Hello, new arrival here. Is there anywhere in the valley to buy fresh pork belly?
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2022.01.22 14:04 Shin-yolo Y'all, I'm the stereotypical transmale and I feel like people will think I'm mocking the trans community...

My choice in name is Oliver, I like wearing cute clothes and I don't think I want to go on T (Will still transition but only to the point people will call me he/him without me telling them to), and I love frogs and cats. I act in a way that makes my whole family say I probably have high functioning autism, and I just feel worried that people will think that I am trying to get attention or something. I am trans, I am 100% trans, and that is something I'm sure about. But I just feel like people will think that I'm faking it.
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2022.01.22 14:04 LoveMangaBuddy Read Rebirth Two Lives – I Still Love You - Chapter 19 - TrueManga

Mu Zhi Ming dated a scumbag, and was cruelly killed when on exile. After being reborn, he swore to never let history repeat itself. But as he was devising plans, he discovered that the cold general Gu He Yan is actually warm-hearted and sincere. Mu Zhi Ming decided to fall into the enemy’s hands and get married. But on the wedding night, Gu He Yan said to him: I know that I’m just a substitute for ... Read Rebirth Two Lives – I Still Love You - Chapter 19 - TrueManga. Read more at https://truemanga.com/rebirth-two-lives-i-still-love-you/chapter-19
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2022.01.22 14:04 Extension-Way-8996 DEFERRED

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2022.01.22 14:04 PuzzleheadedAd7280 Pozor na podvodne spravy. Prisla mi tato sprava. Nemam primabanku. Nejde na nu odpisat. Neklikajte na odkaz! Je to podraz.

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2022.01.22 14:04 DownVote_Vengeance Ft: 🟥✨ Runerigus, Lf: Apriballs

Ft: square shiny Runerigus 5IV
Lf: 3-4 apriballs depending on which ones or a lesser quantity of rarer ones.
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2022.01.22 14:04 alarconnelson Polar bear twin cubs get active in German zoo

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2022.01.22 14:04 ObiWan_KenOC Peacemaker promises not to be racist | S1E1 HD Clip

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2022.01.22 14:04 Sun-Tzu_Said_That Hacker Report.

Name: Diastral Hack: Not downloaded, code made by Diastral. He IS A HACKER. I said go play 2b2t, he said HE DIDNT WANT TO WAIT XD. He is using a lag code, so he goes fast.
He apparently has a VPN, so, yeah. But stamp him out. He said he would post it on github, knew ip address, yadda yadda, typical hacker.
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2022.01.22 14:04 XxKingWafflezxX No audio on AirLink.

On the oculus app is says connected no audio, and I don't have any audio option for recording or output for oculus microphone/output. I've plugged it into my pc and it just says Connected, no audio.
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2022.01.22 14:04 humbltrailer Justin Negging Book of Boba Fett

And immediately admitting he hasn’t watched it. That is all.
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2022.01.22 14:04 SharkcicleSMP Sharkcicle SMP [Semi-vanilla] {Whitelist} {Beta 1.18} {Dynmap}

The Sharkcicle 1.18 server is a semi-vanilla whitelisted Minecraft server, where we work together as a very small community to achieve goals, to work together, and to have fun. The server opened on December 5th, 2021, so we are rather early into the lifespan of the server. We have no plans to reset the map in the future, but perhaps in a couple years there may be a reset.
Please feel free to visit our small subreddit, where players have been posting screenshots so far sharkcicle. Our discord link can also be found through the subreddit.
Location - North America
Hi there, I'm SharkDice. I run the server, and I've been playing Minecraft for the last 13-14 years (I'm 24). Minecraft has never left my life, and it's important to me to have a small community of friends that strive to achieve, whether personal or as a team. I really hope that if you're seriously interested in playing on the server that you're friendly, dedicated, and are willing to spend time with all of us. More about myself personally; I'm very big into watching hockey, playing golf, playing guitar, and watching movies. Please feel free to strike up a conversation if you're into any of these things.
If you're seriously interested in joining the server, please send me personally a message (or if you cannot send me a message, you can comment on this post) with the following questions answered. Please note that all submissions are posted publicly in our server discord, for the other players to discuss and agree upon who we let access our server. If you are inducted into the Sharkcicle hall of players, you too will be shown all applications for your approval. Please make sure you read the rules of the server before making an application. If you have any questions please feel free to ask.
[1] - No griefing builds / landscapes.
[2] - No hacking / abusing glitches.
[3] - Be respectful and kind to everyone (No stealing).
[4] - Respect the boundaries of districts and other players.
[5] - No racism, sexism, hate, etc.
[6] - No PVP unless agreed upon by both parties.
[7] - Use common sense.
[1] - What is your experience & history in Minecraft, and on Minecraft servers?
[2] - Describe yourself, as a person and as a player.
[3] - What goals do you want to achieve on the server?
[4] - How do you plan on interacting with the community in the server?
[5] - Where are you from? Provide an interesting detail about where you're from.
[6] - What truly inspires you to build and to play?
[7] - What interests do you have? Such as movies, games, TV, sports, and other nerd culture.
[8] - Where do you see yourself in-game in one year from now?
[9] - What time & days are you most active to be able to play?
[10] - Tell us whatever you'd like for this last question. Also, what is rule number 6?
If you've made it this far, thank you so much for reading the post and reading about our server. We look forward to working together with you to make our world into something beautiful!
Posts will be sent and updated every Saturday at approximately 12:00PM EST.
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2022.01.22 14:04 SmokeSinseLoud Purple Urkle Mids

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2022.01.22 14:04 Master-Influence-687 good distro with no top black bar

I need a good, well-maintained, easy to use, no top bar distro which uses apt package manager.
I used ubuntu, but the window borders are too big. And there is freaking top black bar.
The main issue is there are two bars. One side bar, and top bar. The top is almost useless and only used time and notifications. Making inefficient use of screen real estate. If you like the bar, atleast put that menu like MacOS does it(I don't know what it's called. please tell me what it is) when an app opens. Instead its so useless.
TO be honest, I actually want it to be just window bar. All of the info is in the bottom which is how I like.
Linux mint does this, which is exactly how I wanted. I really liked the UI of Linux mint but it is buggy to be used as daily OS. I want Linux mint like OS which is up to date software. Like instead of Xorg, it should've Wayland and pipewire instead of pulseaudio.
I'm ok with paying distro if they offer good support. So, you can also recommend paid distros.
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2022.01.22 14:04 alarconnelson S&P 500, Nasdaq post worst weeks since pandemic start as Netflix woes deepen slide

S&P 500, Nasdaq post worst weeks since pandemic start as Netflix woes deepen slide submitted by alarconnelson to Excelsio [link] [comments]