Medical Marijuana in Florida is No Laughing Matter

They will gather this morning in Tallahassee to talk about serious matters.

They will hold a news conference to release a white paper filled with reams of scientific research and societal impact. Later, they will meet with staffers from the Attorney General’s Office to make a case for the revision of state laws.

And when it’s all over, we will make a joke about the munchies. Or maybe Cheech and Chong.

This is typically the way it goes when the conversation turns to the legalization of marijuana. It doesn’t matter where you stand in this particular debate, the punch line is always within easy reach.

You see, pot smokers are like the jaywalkers of the drug war. They are, for the most part, harmless and easy to ignore. Or even mock.

– Read the entire article at The Tampa Bay Times.