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A brief conversation at King Soopers back in November

Some kid (early twenties, maybe 30) saith unto me “What a day! We’ve got a president who isn’t a politician and legalized pot!” He seemed to be under the affluence of incohol but that doesn’t mean much. The important bit … Continue reading

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I’ll believe drugs are victimless when a pot activist gets off the couch for an issue other than access to his addiction

I know as many functional drug users as victims of substance abuse addiction, so it’s a complicated issue for me. I’m against drug criminalization fueling our prison industrial complex, but marijuana rights activism seems too guided by self-interest for my … Continue reading

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MMJ patient Bob Crouse walks free, and that’s a good decision, Jury

What a disgusting police and government effort to go after trying to convict a leukemia patient for playing around with his marijuana! When are they going to simply decriminalize and end PROHIBITION? Instead, the Police State continues to try to … Continue reading

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Was the Miami cannibal just out innocently smoking some ‘dusted’ marijuana when he was turned into a human monster?

______________________________________________________________________________ ‘On Monday morning, she (the girlfriend of the cannibal’) got a call from someone in his family saying ‘Rudy’s dead, Rudy’s dead.’ She went to meet his family to grieve and that’s when she learned Eugene was the ‘Miami … Continue reading

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Moms For Pot, damn the kids

For Mother’s Day I was wondering about… MOMS FOR MARIJUANA. Are you kidding me?! Could cannabis users choosing motherdom as commonality for a niche advocacy group be any more half-baked? Motherhood is more than a special interest, demographic or hobby; … Continue reading

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Willie and Waylon and Some Other Guy: A story about weed, marriage, and Texas tall tales. Part I

I like telling the story of the time we went to Telluride with my brother David to catch the Bluegrass Festival there. Dave is a pretty dang famous fiddler, and this happened 13 or 14 years ago when his Freight … Continue reading

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Border wars of the drug cartels, ours

So, on Telemundo the “Border War” rhetoric took some serious hits which I cheerlessly predict the Minutemen, Tea Party and other klan groups are going to spend a lot of time, corporate money and hot air trying to patch. La … Continue reading

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No problem, no matter how complex…

There is no problem, no matter how complex… that cannot be resolved through the strategic application of high explosives. It’s been said (OK, by me, but I CAN quote myself, I gave me permission to do so) that Americans, if … Continue reading

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Fox ChickenHawks say repeal of Don’t Ask Don’t Tell will hurt soldiers morale

And just how the Hell would Glenn Beck or Bill O’Reilly or Sean Hannity or any of the others on their crew actually know what a Soldier actually thinks? I mean, seriously, how? Of course they from time to time … Continue reading

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Big Pharma strikes again.

Yet another Amphetamine derivative for the treatment of “Behavioral Problems” in children. This latest one is called “Concerta”. Yep, kid doesn’t act the way the Establishment demands, isn’t regimented enough, rebellious, thinks for himself too much, doesn’t accept their Dogmatic … Continue reading

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Colorado rallies against Prohibition and violent drug wars

10,000 rally in Boulder and 3,000 rally in Denver against laws making marijuana illegal. It’s time to end Prohibition, end the violence- inducing ‘War on Drugs’, and to at last end Prohibition. It’s also time to end the war on … Continue reading

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Prohibition is Stupid- there is something wrong with the law

‘Nearly half of all Americans say they have tried marijuana. That makes them criminals in the eyes of the law. Luckily, not all of them have been found out – but when one is grateful that most law-breakers go undetected, … Continue reading

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Does Dope Fiend Michael Phelps stand alone?

Do you think Michael Phelps should be suspended, and lose commercial endorsements, because a photograph surfaces of America’s winningest Olympic athlete with America’s most unfairly maligned recreational drug? How antiseptic can corporate media expect to paint its role models? TV … Continue reading

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Special Delivery!

So how’s the US War on Drugs really going? From right on The Border a message was sent just yesterday. Human heads sent to Mexico police

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