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Hemlock Theme for Book Launch Party

Hemlock Theme for Book Launch Party

My friends know that I love throwing parties, especially ones with themes.  So for the ELECTED book launch party, I've delved deep into the theme of hemlock.  Hemlock is the plant and liquid that Socrates' government forced him to drink  to kill himself when he wouldn't denounce his scientific theories. In ELECTED, there are four strict Eco-Accords designed by world leaders to bring Earth back from environmental extinction.  One of the Accords states that no technology shall be used or created.  If people violate the accord, they are forced to drink hemlock as the futuristic "capital punishment".  ...

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