jigger: xanadian: HOORAY WOMEN'S SUFFRAGE!!!Wasn't it the wimmins that pushed the hardest for Prohibition?
Onkel Buck: My dad's grandfather was a bootlegger in addtion to other various pursuits. My moms grandfather was a cop who got kidnapped by the Purple Gang in Detroit. They eventually let him go. So Im getting a kick.pic of great grandpa Buck. The bootlegger and philanderer. He got hit by a bus on the way to see mistress. True story.[i26.photobucket.com image 320x213]
bmr68: SquiggsIN: bmr68: I have pictures somewhere of my grand parents and great-uncle (in his police uniform) holding up glasses toasting that moment. They were drinking at a speak easy one minute and a respectable bar the nextDoes that mean pot dealers will be reputable businessmen (and women) the moment full decriminalization passes? After all they would be the coveted small-business owners the Republican party caters to, right?If it was a legal business then I could see that happening. FYI: Marijuana was criminalized by the FDR administration in 1937
slackwater: At the same time if current population trends continue we will need to produce 70% more food by 2050.
slackwater: By all means celebrate the use of crop land, water and other limited earth resources that could be used to feed the hungry being used to create recreational adult beverages.Enjoy your booze after all it is just starving "brown people"[cdn.videogum.com image 480x329]
Slaves2Darkness: Worst amendments to the Constitution ever1. 16th2. 19th3. 21st4. 13th5. 15th
NobleHam: D_Evans45: So when are we gonna do the same with pot?We already did in Washington. Starting tomorrow it'll be legal to possess up to an ounce.
Links are submitted by members of the Fark community.
When community members submit a link, they also write a custom headline for the story.
Other Farkers comment on the links. This is the number of comments. Click here to read them.
You need to create an account to submit links or post comments.
Click here to submit a link.
Also on Fark
Submit a Link »
Copyright © 1999 - 2017 Fark, Inc | Last updated: Apr 26 2017 09:24:22
Runtime: 0.216 sec (216 ms)