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That is not altogether true Alex, the sound bite on the wall validates your understanding to the Third Tradition, but if you read the whole tradition in its conclusion it states any alcoholic is member is a member if he says so. “You are a member if you say so” in a sense not even requiring a desire to stop drinking or do anything other than saying so.
Bill came up with singleness of porpoise, (I believe under political pressure from the pristine drunks seeking a morally superior validation of indignation)
In my opinion it doesn’t hold any water. And also contradicts the spirit of the Third Tradition.
The emperor has no clothes, he didn’t then and he doesn’t now. Except now we know more and it has become even more apparent for the lack of apparel.
The Kids that are coming in now are coming in younger and younger because of the powders as well as alcohol and that alcohol at one time was an illegal substance (the Volstead act) Bill did LSD and Dr. Bob was addicted to pain killers.
It's good to talk.