"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:
"I think it's the duty of each and every human being to be critical of the values that society serves us. If one's actions cause no harm and one fully understands and accepts the implied risks, then obeying the law just for the sake of…"
"We are primarily defined by who and what we are internally. I agree with you that we are defined in a sense by what we do, but only in as much as the things we do reveal something about our internal selves. This question is not about that; the OP…"
"This question is absurd. If you are manly, then when you smoke weed you'll be plain old manly you, smoking pot. If you're not manly, you wont. We tend to fuss over the details and the aesthetic choices we make, and that's wrong. "
"It's evident you make a lot of assumptions that are not rooted in actual experience. I don't think you've ever experienced real poverty. Poor people work at least as hard as you do if not harder, and get very little in return. Almost…"
""If anything the media made them into celebrities and gave them incentive to start the mass protests, now that they knew they could get national publicity for it - so the same media claiming to be "outraged" over them is encouraging…"
"That's a new one. I'm typically accused of the exact opposite. To the point of insensitivity. Your unique inability to read people is entertaining.
Not sure what you're misunderstanding. You try to hide…"