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Harry Paratestes: ...isn't it kind of cool to see states giving the fedgov the middle finger on an issue that clearly should be a state issue?

Read all… Subjects: added on 2016 Nov 21
Subjects: law, marijuana, prohibition
Cop
The Art of

Another session of songs of love, mirth, and indulgence. Plus bonus cartoon!

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OneEyedJack: I do remember how she was disparaged for her "just say no" motto on drug use. The left howled and mocked her for that, because...I don't know why.

Read all… Subjects: added on 2016 Mar 6
Subjects: Nancy Reagan, prohibition

About government getting all up in your bong:

When Prohib was initiated, drinking went up. After Repeal, drinking went up.

Read all… Subjects: added on 2015 Feb 24
Subjects: prohibition, proper province of government, repeal

JohnTant: "...how much of this police militarization traces back to the 'war on terror?'"

War on drugs

Read all… Subjects: added on 2014 Aug 15
Subjects: police, prohibition, terror, war

re #120 "The real militarization of police started with the "war on drugs". That has been the longest running war the US has ever had. And we have lost it long ago Get out of the war."

Read all… Subjects: added on 2014 Aug 12
Subjects: modern police tactics, prohibition

Oklahomans can't buy alcohol on Sunday. We can't buy alcohol after 9PM. We can't buy alcohol except at alcohol-only stores (which don't allow "party goods," like, say, a corkscrew).

Read all… Subjects: added on 2014 Jul 19
Subjects: marijuana, alcohol, prohibition

--If we were harsher on the dealers the drug war would be won -Navycopjoe

Read all… Subjects: added on 2014 May 23
Subjects: Golden Rule, prohibition

"Drugs are bad, mkay? Just like so many other things on this planet, people who pursue an easy way out find there's a price to pay." -Burt goes all out

Read all… Subjects: added on 2014 May 23
Subjects: drugs, prohibition, proper province of government

grammie, atc, any I missed, thank you! Means a lot.

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Read all… Subjects: added on 2014 May 2
Subjects: modern police tactics, prohibition

Respectfully disagree with D-Lamp #198, "The war on drugs is necessary." Appreciate your concerns, but...

((dusts off soapbox, straightens tie))

Read all… Subjects: added on 2014 May 1
Subjects: beer, community, prohibition, tyranny

"Does the federal government have the authority to tell us what to eat? Well, they didn't have the authority to tell us what kind of light bulbs to use either but they did" —Vic

Read all… Subjects: added on 2014 Mar 25
Subjects: prohibition, proper province of government

On this sad day in 1919 the United States ratified the Eighteenth Amendment to the United States Constitution, authorizing Prohibition in the United States one year later.

Read all… Subjects: added on 2014 Jan 16
Subjects: prohibition

Been thinking how, right across the state border (albeit the other side of the state from me), pot is legal. Here, it's serious crime.

Read all… Subjects: added on 2014 Jan 3
Subjects: alcohol, Colorado, legalization, marijuana, prohibition

I've waited years for repeal of beer prohibition. There is no justification for such Puritanical nannying.

Read all… Subjects: added on 2014 Jan 3
Subjects: beer, legalization, prohibition, proper province of government

Back upthread, I wrote "I have a BiL born nowabouts. It has... consequences. (Just kidding, Jack!)"

Read all… Subjects: added on 2013 Dec 18
Subjects: Christmas, mother, prohibition, war
Face in the Crowd
Doodles
Buy this jaunty fellow a beer!
Photo by Others, Remix added on 2013 Dec 12
Subjects: face, man, portrait, prohibition

Bernhard Goetz, now 65, arrested for selling $30 worth of pot in NY subway. The article is mainly about the '84 shooting, no details on how he got entrapped now.

Read all… Subjects: added on 2013 Nov 3
Subjects: prohibition

One of the first thoughts to arise in my uncaffeinated brain this morning:

Read all… Subjects: added on 2013 Oct 10
Subjects: big government, coffee, prohibition, tyranny

Well, Slaps, there once was an Amendment about booze. At least that was, briefly, tragically, Constitutional. Everything else is the Leviathan of taxes and regs.

Read all… Subjects: added on 2013 Aug 24
Subjects: prohibition
That's not a cell. It's a banana!
Radical Incline

If you've got nothing to hide, you're doing it wrong.

Text added on 2013 Jun 11
Subjects: tyranny, Big Brother, prohibition, US Constitution
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"Alabama Senate gave final approval to the homebrew bill, which the governor is generally expected to sign. Alabama is the last state in the nation where homebrewing is illegal."

Read all… Subjects: added on 2013 May 8
Subjects: prohibition

"But they are so convinced of the utter harmlessness of weed that these states and their governments will happily go full weed..."

Read all… Subjects: added on 2013 May 6
Subjects: prohibition

"...10 lbs meth and 9 lbs coke. -Infidel
"Thats a lot." -Oldsailors Poet

Well, remember the rule of thumb re interdicted quantities: tippy tip of a big ol' iceberg.

Read all… Subjects: added on 2013 Apr 28
Subjects: prohibition

" I used to be on the side of police on a lot of types of issues but no more. We are turning into a police State with this insane 'war on drugs' that we lost decades ago."

Read all… Subjects: added on 2013 Mar 27
Subjects: prohibition

For decades, I watched the creeping Big Brotherism of the War on Some Substances, and decried that supposedly conservative Constitutionalists supported modern Prohibition while gulping beer and tok

Read all… Subjects: added on 2013 Feb 20
Subjects: prohibition, proper province of government

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