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  • David White
    In backwater USA, parents feel the most dangerous night for their child is prom night due to DUI accidents.Legalizing drugs is a bad idea
    6/29/12
    Reply (9)
    • pollyserial: Drugs like alcohol? I'm confused.
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    • David White: Most drugs are more addictive than alcohol. Some do permanent brain damage. Alcohol kills cells only slowly. Some drugs bind to specific
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    • David White: receptors. They then alter behavior. Sometimes these alterations can be very harmful to a person or to others around them.
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    • David White: My point was you probably don't need to make it any easier for you kids to become intoxicated (on alcohol or drugs). Many can destroy their
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    • David White: lives just growing up. They never get there either sane or alive.
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    • pollyserial: Not sure if the legality is all that significant for kids, but I hear you with regard to fears about (my/your/any) children messing
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    • pollyserial: their lives up in large, inadvertent mistakes. It's scary, as a parent (of, thankfully a three year old..so I have a while before this ....
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    • pollyserial: ....and I hope prom night for your kids (I'm making assumptions) is safe and memorable!
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    • TeresaE: After trillions of dollars and millions of incarcerations, seems we could learn. Drug LAWS create CRIME, not the drugs.
      7/2/12