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Response to colorado_ufo (Reply #3)

Wed Aug 14, 2019, 01:35 PM

24. Fair enough ... but what do most people think of when they read 'pediatric'?

It's all part and parcel of the shameless scare tactics deployed in the article overall, IMHO.

It contributes to the 'vaping is POISONING OUR BABIES!' vibe.

This case is almost surely some bunk shit in a particular geographic area, probably kids trying to buy illegal drugs off the street that just happen to be able to be consumed by a vaping-style method.

It's much like bashing the use of the hypodermic needle overall because junkies OD via hypodermic needles!!1!!

It's almost certainly NOTHING TO DO with the sort of vaping that law-abiding adult citizens are doing.

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