I have thought about this for awhile now since the subject of legalizing weed has been in the news. My friends want to start trying it, but I am not a fan of it there are to many consequences if you…Continue
"Here's how it is, Max: We don't need to justify our marijuana use to you or to anyone. It's a private vice that we indulge in moderation. I'm not worried about the health effects of my marijuana smoking any more than I am about…"
"A. All I said in regards to drinking was that just because it is worse gives no solid footing on weed being fine.
B. I am sure you are a great father, but some of the health risks are not very nice for lack of a better word.
C. You are forgetting…"
"Not to mention you are completely ignoring long term effect, does someone die from lung cancer by smoking cigs one time? No. And my point of you quiting is that it may not effect your parenting but hey, it would help keep you around for a little…"
"Please post the scientific studies that prove me wrong.
No it wouldn't, cause it has yet to effect my parenting skills
Why do you say it's unmanly? I'd love to hear your response to that. Is it because you say so? I missed…"
"hmmm I don't know why this discussion keeps coming up, and like the idiot that I am I will say something.
A. your justifying smoking because it's better that drinking, hhhmmmm let me think about that I am gonna go jump off…"
"do what makes you happy. I have smoked for longer than I can remember. I have a great job as a computer programmer, a wonder 17 month old baby boy, and well it's just my way of relaxing in the evening. Much, much, much safer than alcohol.…"
"My experience is it wasn't conducive to making me a better person. It gave a temporary relief from anxiety but never got to the root of the issues I was facing. It didn't help me in improving some of the main links on the…"
"I agree with Jack on this one. What a man does is precisely the measure of that man, I'm just not sure how significant or universal a factor smoking marijuana is in that measurement of manliness or un."
"So then it follows that if you smoke pot your a stoner, drink a beer your a drunk, look at a nude painting your a pornographer?
Don't think so. I do all these but I am none of them. I eat pizza by the truckload but I am not Italian."
"Disobeying the law in matters of justice and injustice is one thing. Disobeying the law because you want to partake of your illegal mind-altering substance of choice is quite another. Lets not make this seem nobler than it…"
"Well, that's up to the courts to decide, and for the two individuals involved in this hypothetical scenario to think about. Now, for the sake of not derailing the conversation, this will be my last contribution to this thread:
"Kind of wrong there Bob. I know a whole lot of young men who live in a city and WORK hard. And yes they know and knew at a very young age about death and dying and some of them have the wounds to prove it. Some make it some…"
"From east Texas -- part of the deep South when we want it to be -- it doesn't look to me like the South is losing much of anything. Much less their heritage. If anything, Southern culture is spreading, not dying. At this…"
""...and living by a code... a whole lot depends on which code you live by."
Well, yes. One of the key tenets in the article Brett posted was to be of service to mankind. I'm sure that the believers in the Caliphate that…"