Suspension of Disbelief
Friday, September 07, 2012
Zauber ParacelsusHassad's "mushroom" remark is a reference to Fly Tonic, a mixture of powdered Fly Agaric and liquor (usually whiskey, brandy, or gin). The mixture not only causes drunkenness, but also creates vivid hallucinations due to the alcohol magnifying the effects of the hallucinogenic compounds.
And of course, this mixture is illegal...