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Dominic, a survivor of life’s darkest challenges, has emerged as a beacon of hope and transformation. Born and raised in the gritty streets of Jersey City, New Jersey, Dominic’s early years were far from idyllic. Family struggles cast a shadow over his youth, setting the stage for the tumultuous journey that lay ahead.

As he ventured into the neon-lit streets of Las Vegas, Dominic’s curiosity led him down a treacherous path of experimentation with drugs, beginning innocently with marijuana and alcohol. His teenage years were marked by a spiraling descent into substance abuse, rebellion, and a strained relationship with authority figures.

The pivotal move to Miami plunged Dominic into the heart of the cocaine era in the 1980s. At the tender age of 14, he took his first fateful steps into the perilous world of freebasing, triggering a series of events that would lead him into a cycle of criminal activity, incarceration, and institutionalization.

Dominic’s story is a testament to the resilience of the human spirit. He takes listeners on a raw and unfiltered journey through the harrowing corridors of addiction, offering an unflinching look at his encounters with the juvenile justice system, multiple prison sentences, and the relentless battle to break free from the chains of substance abuse.

But amidst the darkness, there is a glimmer of hope. Dominic’s story is one of redemption, a testament to the power of recovery. Through unwavering determination and an unyielding spirit, he found his way out of the abyss, emerging as a living testament to the possibility of transformation and healing.

Today, Dominic stands as a living inspiration, proof that even the most harrowing journeys can lead to redemption. His story serves as a powerful reminder that no matter how deep the abyss may seem, there is always a way out—a light at the end of the tunnel. Dominic’s journey is a testament to the human capacity for change, offering hope and guidance to those who may be struggling with their own battles.

Join us on Hell Has an Exit as we explore Dominic’s extraordinary odyssey, from the depths of addiction to the heights of recovery, and discover the incredible resilience of the human spirit.

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Hell Has an Exit Podcast is a display of resilience of the human spirit. Our host Teddy Tarantino was addicted at the age of 14. Lost and suicidal he found his own exit in hell by getting clean at 17 and involvement in a 12 step program. Since then Teddy has dedicated much of his life helping other addicts find the Exit. On this show Teddy interviews individuals who have fought similar battles- emotionally raw, vulnerable and uncut.