Five years ago today, the man who first synthesized Lysergic acid diethylamide (LSD) died at 102 years old. There's an informative Wikipedia article here, and the Albert Hofman Foundation website is here. The 5-year anniversary is the one where you take 5 tabs.
Rainbow tears melting into my face; today is a very sad day, Albert Hoffman has passed away:boingboing.net/2008/04/29/alb…— Jacob Appelbaum (@ioerror) April 30, 2013
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