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The media tagged it as an underground subculture for adrenalin junkies. Times, Sunday Times (2011)This agenda is driven by energy companies who have become subsidy junkies. Times, Sunday Times (2012)Fancy yourself as a bit of an adrenalin junkie? The Sun (2013)It takes considerable effort and ingenuity to secure headlines these days because we have all become adrenalin junkies. Times, Sunday Times (2007)He was a real adrenaline junkie. Times, Sunday Times (2015)He is certainly an adrenaline junkie. Times, Sunday Times (2015)She is a news junkie, like me. The Sun (2010)Since we last saw him, he had become a junkie. Times, Sunday Times (2013)Still, adrenaline junkies will be disappointed. Times, Sunday Times (2014)Others have turned to heroin to numb the fear - they become prison junkies. The Sun (2008)Or ignore all the adrenaline junkies and book a nice, relaxing cruise. Times, Sunday Times (2010)I am a current affairs and news junkie. Times, Sunday Times (2013)I'm just a junkie for news and gossip. Times, Sunday Times (2010)Princes don't become junkies, do they? Christianity Today (2000)
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