Wednesday, June 20, 2007

This just in from the ONDCP

Early Marijuana Use a Warning Sign for Later Gang Involvement: New Report Shows Teens Who Use Drugs Are More Likely to Engage in Violent and Delinquent Behavior

... The hell?
"It is time -- in fact, it is past time -- for us to let go of 60's-era perceptions about marijuana," said ONDCP Director John Walters. "Today's research shows what too many families and communities have had to learn through painful experience: Drug use by teenagers isn't a 'lifestyle choice' or an act of 'personal expression;' it is a public health, and, increasingly, a public safety dilemma."
full article...
All right, sing it with me: "Creeping like a communist, it's knocking at our doors/Turning all our children into hooligans and whores/Voraciously devouring the way things are today/Savagely deflowering the good ol' U.S.A.
(chorus) It's Reefer Madness, Reefer Madness/(Reefer Madness, Reefer Madness)/Oh so mad!"

1 comment:

Irina said...

so THAT's why I joined the Russian Mafia

who would've thunk it