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(Huffington Post)   States with legalized medical marijuana have been shown to have lower suicide rates than those that don't. Cool tag gets the munchies, spiffy tag steps in   (huffingtonpost.com) divider line 11
    More: Spiffy, suicide rates, American Journal of Public Health, negative relationship, marijuana  
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2014-02-05 01:11:25 AM  
8 votes:
Of course suicide rates have gone down.  Deaths from marijuana overdose are not counted as suicides.
2014-02-05 01:09:11 AM  
6 votes:

AverageAmericanGuy: Don't turn doctors into liars.


I agree. That's a job for the attorneys.
2014-02-05 12:29:24 AM  
4 votes:

AverageAmericanGuy: I've always hated medical marijuana as a tactic to create loopholes for junkies.


Goddamn marijuana junkies. Littering up the place with their used syringes. Disgusting.
2014-02-05 01:41:21 AM  
3 votes:
States with legal marijuana also have the coolest music fans.

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2014-02-05 01:36:14 AM  
3 votes:
While smoking your pot, do us all a favor and stop sharing your Facebook Lookback, nobody cared about your photos the first time you posted them.
2014-02-05 01:16:32 AM  
3 votes:
The margin between Colorado and Washington state is 43 to 8.
2014-02-05 01:15:47 AM  
2 votes:
I read the headline as SPLIFFY tag steps in.....
2014-02-05 01:58:33 AM  
1 votes:

AverageAmericanGuy: I've always hated medical marijuana as a tactic to create loopholes for junkies.

I'm on the Washington and Colorado bandwagon of outright legalization. If someone wants their fix, let them have it. Don't turn doctors into liars.

That said, if marijuana has positive medical benefits, then some aspiring scientist at Big Pharma ought to be able to isolate the effective compounds and develop a delivery system of them that doesn't intoxicate the patient and doesn't require them to smoke it.


7/10
If you had stopped after the first sentence, you could've earned a rare 10/10
2014-02-05 01:17:39 AM  
1 votes:

ladyfortuna: SilentStrider: AverageAmericanGuy: That said, if marijuana has positive medical benefits, then some aspiring scientist at Big Pharma ought to be able to isolate the effective compounds and develop a delivery system of them that doesn't intoxicate the patient and doesn't require them to smoke it.

while this is certainly possible, it would be a lot easier and more cost effective quite frankly to smoke it.

I've always heard that smoking it is almost as bad as cigarettes. Any info?


It's not.

Marijuana And Lungs: Study Finds Drug Doesn't Do Same Kind Of Damage As Tobacco

Though that's partially because almost no one smokes 20 joints a day.
2014-02-05 01:14:47 AM  
1 votes:

ladyfortuna: SilentStrider: AverageAmericanGuy: That said, if marijuana has positive medical benefits, then some aspiring scientist at Big Pharma ought to be able to isolate the effective compounds and develop a delivery system of them that doesn't intoxicate the patient and doesn't require them to smoke it.

while this is certainly possible, it would be a lot easier and more cost effective quite frankly to smoke it.

I've always heard that smoking it is almost as bad as cigarettes. Any info?


I make sure my dealer doesn't put saltpeter in mine.
2014-02-05 12:11:49 AM  
1 votes:

AverageAmericanGuy: That said, if marijuana has positive medical benefits, then some aspiring scientist at Big Pharma ought to be able to isolate the effective compounds and develop a delivery system of them that doesn't intoxicate the patient and doesn't require them to smoke it.


while this is certainly possible, it would be a lot easier and more cost effective quite frankly to smoke it.
 
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