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I Am Not Stoned: Sobering Realities For Taxpayers On The Road To Legalizing Marijuana

MobiusDick Wrote: Nov 27, 2012 7:22 PM
The oxycodone did not have any effect on Rush Limbaugh's hearing. Rather, it's most likely that he damaged his hearing while using Schedule III drugs like Loratab, Vicodin or Vicoprofen, with an NSAID or acetaminophen in high daily doses was responsible for his hearing loss.

Pot fans got what they wanted in Colorado: they finally convinced voters there to support the legalization of “recreational marijuana.” It’s seen as a huge victory for those who support the powers of the individual states, and a great example of “federalism” in action. But who is considering the burden of all of this on the American taxpayer?

Before I go further, let me be clear: I have never in my entire life consumed marijuana. When I was a kid I was out of step with my peers on this, but I’ve just never been interested in “trying it,” and that’s...