The God Father of Ecstasy

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The God Father of Ecstasy' is a documentary about a mad chemist named Dr. Alexander "Sasha" Shulgin who discovered the effects of Ecstasy (aka MDMA) and over 200 other mind-altering drugs. Alecander earned a name of "The Godfather of Psychedelics" as he was one of the greatest chemists in the 20th century. He used his wife and himself as a couple of test bunnies which has led him to some health problems. Nevertheless this guy has made a huge influence to our world making this world a more interesting place to live in.

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