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Why Syzygy Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Thu Nov-06-08 09:11 PM
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62. Let it be so and move forward
Edited on Thu Nov-06-08 09:11 PM by votesomemore
to the rational conclusion: decriminalization.
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  -Pot Wins in a Landslide: A Thundering Rejection of America's Longest War marmar  Nov-06-08 07:28 AM   #0 
  - All the "Yes on 2" people spent the day at Dunkin' Donuts and left their signs in the parking lot.nt  IanDB1   Nov-06-08 07:30 AM   #1 
  - LOL.....And there were no bags of Cheetos to be found with a 100-mile radius....  marmar   Nov-06-08 07:31 AM   #3 
     - I've heard that you cannot buy a bag of Oreos anywhere in Massachusetts n/t  nichomachus   Nov-06-08 09:04 AM   #17 
  - In Michigan  gollygee   Nov-06-08 07:30 AM   #2 
  - I would kind of think you would HAVE to be stoned to spend all day milking cows. n/t  IanDB1   Nov-06-08 09:11 AM   #19 
  - When I read this I was thinking that it was a vote to  midnight   Nov-06-08 07:34 AM   #4 
  - But this doesn't change the federal laws, does it?  SheilaT   Nov-06-08 07:36 AM   #5 
  - Mark my words: the Federal government WILL NOT allow this. nt  Romulox   Nov-06-08 07:37 AM   #6 
  - I don't know... the Feds under  cmt928   Nov-06-08 09:09 AM   #18 
  - Bill Clinton's DOJ put more people in federal prison for drug use than HW Bush and Reagan combined  Romulox   Nov-06-08 11:50 AM   #35 
  - barack has said he supports decriminalization  mopinko   Nov-06-08 09:22 AM   #23 
  - Actually, Obama retracted his support for decriminalization, claiming that he didn't know  Romulox   Nov-06-08 11:47 AM   #33 
     - .  mopinko   Nov-06-08 11:59 AM   #37 
  - Police power....it's reserved to the states. Three things would have to  pacoyogi   Nov-06-08 10:25 AM   #32 
  - The Commerce Clause, not Police Power, is the basis of the asserted jurisdiction.  Romulox   Nov-06-08 11:49 AM   #34 
     - Yes, the feds raid the clubs, but they can't stop them!  High Plains   Nov-06-08 02:19 PM   #45 
        - OK, but the person I responded to was DANGEROUSLY misinformed about the law.  Romulox   Nov-06-08 04:49 PM   #47 
  - Too much $$$$ in Drug War corruption ...and drug company concerns with legalizing pot---!!!  defendandprotect   Nov-06-08 08:35 PM   #54 
  - This is excellent news! In NY, small quantities of marijuana have been decriminalized for years.  OmmmSweetOmmm   Nov-06-08 07:39 AM   #7 
  - The feds can only arrest so many people.  High Plains   Nov-06-08 10:05 AM   #30 
  - I didn't know that --!!  defendandprotect   Nov-06-08 08:37 PM   #55 
     - lol! Decriminalization is not legalization. For amounts under 25Grams, $100  OmmmSweetOmmm   Nov-07-08 07:19 AM   #63 
  - Need to find a Doctor who will issue a script  vssmith   Nov-06-08 07:39 AM   #8 
  - This is fabulous news! nt  GOPNotForMe   Nov-06-08 07:42 AM   #9 
  - Just like MPP to take credit for victories they played little role in.  Fly by night   Nov-06-08 07:58 AM   #10 
  - Thanks for that bit of info, Bernie. I would not have known.  Wiley50   Nov-06-08 08:34 AM   #11 
  - Just read the article  Bluenorthwest   Nov-06-08 08:41 AM   #13 
  - You do know Rob Kampia runs MPP, don't you?  Fly by night   Nov-06-08 08:45 AM   #14 
  - Yeah  Bluenorthwest   Nov-06-08 11:51 AM   #36 
  - Agree -- I'm with MPP ... it's where my contributions go ---  defendandprotect   Nov-06-08 08:39 PM   #56 
  - MPP put almost $2 million into Michigan.  High Plains   Nov-06-08 10:07 AM   #31 
     - Me, too --  defendandprotect   Nov-06-08 08:40 PM   #57 
  - K&R  Jesuswasntafascist   Nov-06-08 08:38 AM   #12 
  - smoke em if you got em  Xenotime   Nov-06-08 08:53 AM   #15 
  - Can we call it Stashachusetts now?  gatorboy   Nov-06-08 08:58 AM   #16 
  - In a situation of full legality, like alcohol  Fumesucker   Nov-06-08 09:16 AM   #21 
  - Because the Bushies are serial liars, everything they "say" leads people to believe the OPPOSITE.  tom_paine   Nov-06-08 09:13 AM   #20 
  - My wife died of cancer 10 years ago...  SpiralHawk   Nov-06-08 09:18 AM   #22 
  - Nicely said.. Thanks.. And my greatly belated condolences on your loss. n/t  Fumesucker   Nov-06-08 12:02 PM   #39 
  - Quite something for drug companies to fear ...!!  defendandprotect   Nov-06-08 08:45 PM   #58 
  - 28 years later...  charlie   Nov-06-08 09:24 AM   #24 
  - I sure hope this election has been 1980 in reverse  Wednesdays   Nov-06-08 09:08 PM   #61 
  - A significant majority of Americans have tried pot at one time or another in their lives.  tblue37   Nov-06-08 09:40 AM   #25 
  - Including our Congress critters  charlie   Nov-06-08 09:50 AM   #27 
  - Uh oh,.. The freeps will think that "Paul Pot" has risen from the grave  SoCalDem   Nov-06-08 09:46 AM   #26 
  - Wish that was NC =(  ravenna_windream   Nov-06-08 09:58 AM   #28 
  - we are "sort of" decriminalized in NC  Lance_Boyle   Nov-07-08 09:57 AM   #65 
  - I voted Yes  SecularMotion   Nov-06-08 09:58 AM   #29 
  - Jeebus.. The anti-pot people in that story had some of the stupidest comments I've ever read n/t  Fumesucker   Nov-06-08 12:06 PM   #42 
     - The issue hit home around here  SecularMotion   Nov-06-08 02:08 PM   #44 
  - Kettle calls for recount. nt.  Phoebe Loosinhouse   Nov-06-08 12:01 PM   #38 
  - Rofl!  gollygee   Nov-06-08 12:03 PM   #40 
  - For some reason I assumed Pol Pot... Isn't he dead? nt  curse of greyface   Nov-06-08 12:03 PM   #41 
  - Smoke American ... It's better ~~~~~~  rsweets   Nov-06-08 01:56 PM   #43 
  - if only--  librechik   Nov-06-08 02:22 PM   #46 
  - Bingo ...  rsweets   Nov-06-08 05:55 PM   #49 
  - Joe Biden--I hope you are paying attention  eridani   Nov-06-08 05:13 PM   #48 
  - OK, for this post the Tiger logo can take a blow...  mojowork_n   Nov-06-08 07:55 PM   #50 
  - Oops, I guess it was just traffic, there's the Tiger logo... n/t  mojowork_n   Nov-06-08 08:59 PM   #60 
  - I hope Asscrock is experiencing symptoms treatable with marijuana  Jed Dilligan   Nov-06-08 07:58 PM   #51 
  - Dude, did somebody order a pizza?  Wetzelbill   Nov-06-08 08:20 PM   #52 
  - Great news ...nothing phonier than this corrupt Drug War --!!!  defendandprotect   Nov-06-08 08:32 PM   #53 
  - The voters of Fayetteville, Arkansas  Art_from_Ark   Nov-06-08 08:56 PM   #59 
  - Let it be so and move forward  votesomemore   Nov-06-08 09:11 PM   #62 
  - The local DA held rallies against the MA initiative in the Berkshires  debbierlus   Nov-07-08 09:24 AM   #64 
 

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