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No such thing as a sick winner

Jay reflects on the fine line between addiction and fun.

Updated: June 2, 2006, 2:00 PM ET
By Jay Cronley | Special to ESPN.com

Addiction is no laughing matter, unless you're hooked on phonics or hooked on tanning.

According to yet another televised shrink looking to move product, tanning is right up there with drugs and gambling when it comes to urges. I am a big admirer of the tanning compulsion because of the connection between the thoroughly bronzed body and stupidity. Here's what a tan that is too rich says to me. Run.

In order to quit being addicted, it might be helpful to try to locate the source of ...

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