Comment of the Day

Reader: Does the Government Believe All Marijuana Users Belong in Cages?

We got a wide range of responses to our post about "Don't Be a Lab Rat," a new anti-pot campaign aimed at teens and featuring giant rat-cage installations to be placed at various locations around the city. This reader saw the cages in a way that presumably the folks behind the concept didn't intend.

See also: Anti-Pot "Don't Be a Lab Rat" Campaign Uses Disputed Facts That Might Be True

GuestWho writes:

Children should not use marijuana recreationally, however, why is the government continuing to spend tax dollars on associating marijuana users with cages?.... Is it because they still think that's where marijuana users belong?

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