Never Fear, The Pot Will Appear

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Here’s what you need to know about Washington State’s recreational roll-out.

Should Pot Be Legalized? (Video)

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Finally, a sensible debate on the legalization of pot

My Life With The Grimms of Humboldt County

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Meth, bikers, hoarders, and a semester at Humboldt State University. Rob Roberge recounts a harrowing attempt to get clean while getting a degree.

“If we found a way to remove addiction, would we be altering human behavior that we might find out later to be a core element of our humanity?”

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This is a comment by Thaddeus Howze on the post “What Marijuana Means to Me”.

“When any substance, illegal or not, grabs one’s soul, that person is just a statistic-in-waiting; not much humanity left.”

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This comment is from Paul Winkler to the author of the post about her brother, “What Marijuana Means to Me”.

Understanding Marijuana

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Dr. John Douillard examines the cultural and psychological effects of long term marijuana use.

Marijuana: 4/20

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What does marijuana mean to you?

Missing the Days Before You Were Married

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The glass of retrospect distorts, for a moment, a married man’s memories of his globetrotting single days .

Should Christians Smoke Marijuana?

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“When I was a kid I inhaled frequently. That was the point.” –Barack Obama

Ten Things I’ve Learned From Not Drinking Alcohol

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Josh Bowman has learned a few things from taking a break from alcohol.

Is It OK to Smoke Pot With Your Son?

Reefer Madness

“Burning” questions abound in this week’s Dear John.

Ten things I’ve learned from never smoking marijuana

Some things are so common, that people cannot understand why you have never done them. Most people have at least tried weed, even if they don’t smoke it regularly. Different drugs make people annoying in different ways. Ecstasy makes people hug you when they are sweaty. Cocaine makes people talk at you quickly and energetically. […]

Pass it to the left…

No child should have to hear her parent say, “Yo, bring me my bong.” Last night Drama Queen and I were in the car with my neighbor.  We we’re heading towards home around 8:15 when the neighbor suddenly blurted, “Let’s stop at Johnny’s on the way home and get a couple of slices.” I paused […]

Another Study Debunks the Marijuana-as-Gateway-Drug Theory

Add a University of New Hampshire study to the host of others that have found that marijuana is not a gateway drug, and that harder drug use depends more on social or environmental factors than on whether a person smokes weed. “There seems to be this idea that we can prevent later drug problems by […]

Random Thoughts

Stuff that pops into my mind and keeps me from falling asleep… A couple years ago I got pulled over by the po po.  Dude comes up to my window and asks, “Do you know why I pulled you over?”  I responded with, “Because I thought it was yellow and you thought it was red?”  […]