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Occulus Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Sat Mar-26-11 12:10 AM
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13. When you equated alcohol to cannabis you told me everything I needed to know about your position
That was a really silly analogy. I mean, seriously. THC is not anywhere near as toxic as alcohol.
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  -NCI Cannabis Antitumor admission may be good news for cancer patients but not for recreational users usregimechange  Mar-24-11 06:45 PM   #0 
  - But it is good for your morale. n/t  Scuba   Mar-24-11 06:46 PM   #1 
  - ahhh... ok  fascisthunter   Mar-24-11 06:49 PM   #2 
  - Cost benefit analysis?  Webster Green   Mar-24-11 06:53 PM   #3 
  - Sounds better than magic elixir.  usregimechange   Mar-24-11 06:58 PM   #5 
     - It seems to be exactly that.  Webster Green   Mar-24-11 07:31 PM   #6 
        - If a rational observer were to think that you exaggerate the benefits and minimize the cons  usregimechange   Mar-24-11 09:41 PM   #8 
           - Well...what an idiotic analogy.  Webster Green   Mar-24-11 10:25 PM   #10 
           - I don't need to guess, "THC receptors" also bind to other endogenous compounds  usregimechange   Mar-25-11 11:56 PM   #12 
              - whatever  Webster Green   Mar-26-11 12:54 AM   #16 
                 - Did you give up the then why is there a THC receptor argument?  usregimechange   Mar-26-11 01:36 AM   #19 
                    - Nah, I just got bored with your reefer madness bullshit.  Webster Green   Mar-26-11 01:55 AM   #23 
                       - You can misrepresent my position as "reefer madness" all you want but it only indicates that...  usregimechange   Mar-26-11 01:59 AM   #24 
           - When you equated alcohol to cannabis you told me everything I needed to know about your position  Occulus   Mar-26-11 12:10 AM   #13 
              - I wasn't comparing toxicity, I was comparing the use of rationalization  usregimechange   Mar-26-11 01:35 AM   #18 
  - The 'cost benefit analysis' of poking smot hahahaha  wtbymark   Mar-24-11 06:53 PM   #4 
  - What the hell happened to the idea of being able to do something  MindPilot   Mar-24-11 07:37 PM   #7 
  - When that feeling good becomes addictive and becomes more important than family, freedom, and health  usregimechange   Mar-24-11 09:48 PM   #9 
     - Deleted sub-thread  Name removed   Mar-24-11 10:30 PM   #11 
     - DSM-V will be removing the "cannabis dependence" diagnosis  SOS   Mar-26-11 12:31 AM   #15 
        - Under that proposal, which you misrepresented, you can still Specify "With Physiological Dependence"  usregimechange   Mar-26-11 01:34 AM   #17 
           - You could say the same about religion or Diet Coke  Occulus   Mar-26-11 01:45 AM   #21 
           - I'll make my own points thank you but I'll have to disagree about religion causing physiological  usregimechange   Mar-26-11 01:50 AM   #22 
           - Again, the diagnosis "cannabis dependence" is being removed  SOS   Mar-26-11 11:01 AM   #28 
              - So which is it "least addictive" or not addictive at all? It can't be both.  usregimechange   Mar-26-11 06:11 PM   #29 
  - And what's the cost benefit analysis of spending $40B a year to imprison people for getting high?  Warren DeMontague   Mar-26-11 12:11 AM   #14 
  - It is a sham and a huge waste of money  usregimechange   Mar-26-11 01:39 AM   #20 
  - Gee, Ya Think?  Tsiyu   Mar-26-11 02:06 AM   #25 
     - Research like this has been used by some recreational users to support their often inaccurate  usregimechange   Mar-26-11 02:11 AM   #26 
     - No where did I say that cannabis users are stupid.  usregimechange   Mar-26-11 02:16 AM   #27 
 

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