The comedian and writer on getting sober to save his stand-up career, performing for Rastas, getting heckled by Sean Penn and more.
Is sending out an alarmist rally on nearly everything to do with drugs help hammer home the important points in here? I’m not so sure about that.
No one would talk to me, no friends would come see me and my family—who lived nearby—dropped me. But Bruce seemed to really care.
British author Johann Hari says he knows why we get—and stay—addicted. The solution, he says, is community—something 12-steppers well know.