posted on Jun, 7 2016 @ 06:09 PM
originally posted by: BlueAjah
Just heard Gary Johnson in an interview saying that he is a regular pot smoker.
He said he stopped 5 weeks ago to run for President.
I do think that legalization is a fair idea, for many reasons.
But, I don't think that a President who is a regular pot user is in any way a good idea.
You would be amazed at how many high profile individuals actually smoke pot to wind down or be creative in an innovative world. The stigmatism is old
school. Facts are that many professionals prefer it to alcohol. I actually know many who are extreme professionals and naturally, they don't broadcast
it. Has it effected their professions? No, because they are educated enough to take precautions and not use if they they need their facilities.
Honestly, I used it medically for two years for my epilepsy. Meditation and NlP techniques worked better for me, since I could not stand the skunky
smell and taste. Lol. I am no longer on seizure meds nor had a seizure in years. The effects were minimal, since I adjusted my schedule based on my
I would not denounce someone who uses...but would be more reassured if usage occurred after their reasoning capabilities kicked in. That is usually
after 26 years of age. I will give Johnson some leeway since how many potheads would actually have the stamina to accomplish as he has. Potheads go no
where and don't care. Those that may partake of this herb who do excel, actually do so responsibly as a responsible drinker does not drink and drive
or drink to excess.
edit on 6 7 2016 by CynConcepts because: Spelling