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Mile High Idea: Smoke Dope, Build Schools

dahni Wrote: Sep 24, 2012 12:58 PM
My undergraduate work was at the University of Denver. Even that looooong ago the reputation of UC was as a liberal place where dopers liberals discussed about how they were going to improve the world. One major problem was that they couldn't remember the solutions the next day.
Kali_Fred Wrote: Sep 24, 2012 1:38 PM
Alcohol users have the exact same problem. But pot smokers get in fewer fights.
dahni Wrote: Sep 24, 2012 1:53 PM
Ah... yeah, true. Given a choice I'd rather chill with MJ than JB...

I hate to start something here with a trite phrase. But sometimes you read about things that make you wonder what some people are smoking.

In Colorado this year a cabal of known associates is getting together to try to legalize the sale, cultivation and possession of marijuana under what’s known as Amendment 64.

Their pitch says that by state regulation and control of dope deals, the consequent revenue collected can benefit K-12 education in the state, now under tight budget constraints.

Yeah, you heard that right: Make pot legal and build schools with the first $40 million in...