blown mind

blown mind2016-12-03T16:32:34+00:00

blown mind 

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blown mind

FORENSICS

A ghoulish slang expression referring to the physical effects of a gunshot wound to the head*.

*In a typical close-range or contact shotgun blast to the head, little brain matter remains in the cranial vault, thus giving voice to the poetic expression, blowing one’s brains out–author’s note

SUBSTANCE ABUSE 

A regional term of art for the mind of a chronic (heavy) substance abuser who has suboptimal cognitive activity. 

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