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Idiot DEA agent sues DEA for letting people find out he’s an idiot

Hammer of Truth has the story. You may remember this guy. He’s the DEA agent who was doing a presentation in a school and telling the kids to stay away from guns and that he was the only one in the room professional enough to handle a Glock .40. One second later he shot himself […]

Continuing to do something you already know doesn’t work…

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“We’re not going to stop this stuff coming across the border,” the sheriff said. “They couldn’t stop Prohibition, and we’re not going to stop the drug trade.”

[Via Jacob Sullum]

City of Emeryville pays man $15,000 for marijuana

Via Drug Sense (Thanks, Allan):

James Blair, a spinal injury patient arrested on marijuana cultivation charges in 2003, received a check today from the City of Emeryville for $15,000 for marijuana seized by the Emeryville Police Department. Assisted by the patient advocacy group, Americans for Safe Access (ASA), Blair received one of the largest cash […]

The shocking truth about jazz

Via Libby at Last One Speaks comes this rather humorous study of jazz musicians, drugs and mental health. The startling conclusion? Jazz musicians like to use drugs and also have unusual, often troubled minds. I’ve known some jazz musicians, and other creative people of the same mental intensity. The answer is that they are afflicted […]