Originally Posted by bkong0
In a country where obesity is gradually approaching the 50% mark, it's always a strange argument when people are totally cool with making it illegal to use something that causes minor health problems at best. Seems if you're seriously concerned about health, you'd be cracking down on things that're making half the population obese.
The most harm that comes from marijuana is the money and lives wasted on jailing people who smoke it, not the effects from actually smoking it.
That is ALL you need to know in regards to whether marijuana is harmful. The "drug" hasn't ruined lives....it is the man made laws making it illegal that has.