Fatster’s News Roundup from August 5, 2012

By: Monday August 6, 2012 6:15 am

Fatster rounds up news articles from around the globe, including stories, on Syria, Iran, Turkey, drones bomb Yemen, Greece immigration, Sheldon Adelson laundering?, Sikh temple killings, Obama vs transparency, Gov. Siegelman, Michigan emergency dictator, NYPD frisks, Jared Lee Loughner, Wal-Mart moms, women and childeren last, and much more.

 

What Part Did Marijuana Play in Tucson Shooter Jared Loughner’s Story?

By: Monday January 17, 2011 2:40 pm

The Congressional representative was targeted because she responded to a question from the shooter in a way he could not understand. “What is government if words have no meaning?” It is a difficult question. In the reality of the shooter the government, the frustration and anger and the Representative are conflated. To the rational mind the reality games, the internet, fascism and cannabis are incidental, not causative. But cannabis, particularly an Indica with high cannabidiol content, might be therapeutic. Using this unfortunate individual to support a particular political party or policy is irrational.

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