Kurious if you ever know anybody who smokes into their 40's and then quits, you'll understand what clay is talking about.
See, no. YMMV, but I do know people in this bracket and their minds are sharp. More then likely the people Clay know either dabbled in other drugs or have a history of mental issues.
Sungod, I think you have been watching too many government 'just say no' films.
marijuana kills motivation
There is some truth to this. Habitual smoking can easily lead to lack of production; or worse, motivation only when high.
Although Marijuana is less addictive then virtually everything else out there, alcohol and cigarettes included, it is still a drug. As such moderation is the key.
Ron Paul wrote:
But you can't have a budgetary solution if you don't change what the role of government should be. As long as you think we have to police the world and run this welfare state, all we are going to argue about is who will get the loot.
Patrick J. Buchanan wrote:
Free trade, the Kennedy Round of trade negotiations, the Uruguay Round, the Doha Round, NAFTA, GATT, the WTO — what they all produced is a Magna Carta of the transnational corporation, which looks longingly to the end of nation-states and the arrival of world government.