Marijuana Debate - O'Fallon, MO

Discuss the national Marijuana debate in O'Fallon, MO.

Do you support the legalization of Marijuana?

O'Fallon supports
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Conway, AR

#22 Jan 14, 2013
Old Timer wrote:
An individual commented that marijuana and "shrooms"
(certain types of mushrooms) "are natural" and thereby inferring that they they are okay...
Well, now...So is arsenic "natural."...Want to
"snort" or otherwise ingest this stuff ???...
An area in NE North Dakota has a wells into a water
strata laden with TOXIC levels of arsenic...
I have not researched whether or not arsenic is a
CUMULATIVE (small amounts build up within body
more rapidly than excreted) poison...
Furthermore, there are foods/vegetables that are
normally healthy,but toxic when ingested in large
quantity...
Incidentally, are you aware that the LEAVES of RHUBARB are extremely toxic while the stems are not ???...
If its legal to possess and smoke arsenic, then it should be also for cannabis.
carpet guy

United States

#23 Jan 14, 2013
Well old timer what about Willie nelson he has been smoking for over 50 years and still going
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Norman, OK

#24 Jan 14, 2013
carpet guy wrote:
Well old timer what about Willie nelson he has been smoking for over 50 years and still going
Sounds like old timer has bitten into the seventy five years of government lies and propaganda; bate, hook, line, sinker and all.
carpet guy

United States

#25 Jan 14, 2013
And by arsenic do you mean marlboro cause yea that's in cigerettes so people are smoking it in a way
Taylor

Wentzville, MO

#26 Jan 24, 2013
@Old Timer
There is nobody that has ever died from smoking marijuana and it is a proven fact that being hi on marijuana does not impair your motor skills and therefore you are fine to drive it is not like alcohol
DebM

Wentzville, MO

#27 Jan 25, 2013
Taylor, sorry but you couldn't be more wrong. Several unbiased scientific studies have shown decrease reaction times and judgement lapses while under the effects of THC. The only supporters of the argument there is no decrease are those with a vested interest- NORML and other legalize- marijuana groups.

At best the supporters say there is no clear evidence- that statement is far from 'proven fact' you claim exists.
carpet guy

United States

#28 Jan 26, 2013
Deb m sorry you are wrong Taylor is right there is no reaction time difference in being high then being normal that is a proven fact
carpet guy

United States

#29 Jan 26, 2013
And people show poor judgement every day not being high
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Kellyville, OK

#30 Jan 26, 2013
Locking people up in a cage alongside murders and rapist just for having a plant in there pocket shows poor judgment.

Since: Feb 12

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#31 Jan 26, 2013
player 1, totally agree with your point
DebM

Wentzville, MO

#32 Jan 27, 2013
I can only believe the valid reports from institutions I have read. Can you provide a link to a source that shows no difference in reaction time?
Seriously

Antioch, TN

#33 Jan 27, 2013
Ok- most have us have been there-done that. Weed makes you chill- lazy, you aren't running out looking for a booty call or more,. Liquor horns you up- you want to get laid.
Behind the wheel a weed smoker will more likely fall asleep- a drunk will hit the gas or ignore it.
I'd rather screw a drinker- and hang with a weed smoker. It's 2013- lets move past the BS and let the 429 flag fly!
jason

Alton, IL

#34 Jan 29, 2013
Yeah wrote:
It would be legal if the congress could see a way to get political graft from its sale. The problem is if the government took the risk out of selling weed that everyone would grow it and cut them out. If it doesn't line there pockets then it won't happen.
That is ridiculous. How many tobacco fields and breweries do you see in peoples back yards, if marijuana were legal it would be more economical to buy it commercially than produce it yourself.
Richard

O Fallon, MO

#35 Mar 10, 2014
Yes I do I believe that it helps people in many ways.
Neil Tibbles

Saint Charles, MO

#36 Apr 25, 2014
I support the use of all drugs and think we should legalize them all at the same time, so we can get so high.
dango

Wentzville, MO

#37 Apr 26, 2014
Richard wrote:
Yes I do I believe that it helps people in many ways.
supreme court justice Stevens said openly that " he thinks pot should be legalized federally and he draws no distinction between it and alcohol" I do however ,I think alcohol is much worst !
REDCLOUD

Saint Charles, MO

#38 May 5, 2014
It is stronger and more addictive than years ago. It kills brain cells in which your body does not replace. Why would any intelligent person want to inhale toxic {hydrogen cyanide} chemicals into their body.
concerned person

Saint Peters, MO

#39 May 7, 2014
alcohol related deaths ,now compare that with pot. any which way you compare the two. I choose pot
Goodtime Charlie

Saint Charles, MO

#40 May 11, 2014
weeeeeed
mom of two teens

Wentzville, MO

#41 May 11, 2014
Medical Marijuana is a very viable and important MEDICATION, it is not a recreational drug, there should be no such thing, Slippery slope I don't want out there

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