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    Blur are better than Oasis, Coldplay are ****ing terrible, the new Daft Punk album is poor and skinny girls are actually more attractive than curvy lasses.
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    I don't care for Scotland. If they want their independence back let them have it, along with their own currency, economy and government
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    (Original post by Kinky Slinky)
    I feel you were slightly high when writing this because some things just don't make sense :P

    Smoking marijuana never proved to cure cancer. You can't say marijuana is completely healthy. Cigarettes used to not be so taxed at one point in time and people thought they were the best things ever until people started dying of all sorts of cancers.

    It's only recent discoveries and new information that has helped us understand more about cigarettes and why they're seriously damaging to your health. The same thing just hasn't been done for marijuana yet. Maybe in a few years time there might be deaths and illnesses caused from weed too. We just don't have enough information about it yet. Even though frequent smokers just can't wait to tell the world how you can make walls out of it or whatnot, the truth is, no one knows about marijuana well enough.

    Even if it isn't healthy, yes taxing is one way to deter people but it won't be as effective. People will not be put off by taxes because why pay for it when you can grow it yourself?

    Cigarettes and alcohol have been around for hundreds of years and we know all there is to know about the consequences of those and we can teach children about it, but marijuana is only a recently popular thing and we need to research and observe the consequences before arriving at a solution.




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    Cannabis isn't a recently popular thing, people have been smoking it for centuries. It was extremely popular in the 60's and 70's. All the consequences of cannabis are known and they are shown not to be anywhere near as damaging as alcohol. I don't agree with the whole 'Cannabis is healthier for you than tobacco' because the majority of people mix weed with tobacco to smoke it!

    Alcohol is taxed, yet people don't brew their own. People are lazy, they won't grow their own. The former leader of the Governments drug committee even said that cannabis isn't dangerous and he got sacked! The only reason cannabis is not legal is because of the label attached to it, most people see it as a 'dangerous illegal drug'. It would not go down well with the majority of society if the Government were to legalise it.
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    Most people get offended or at least disagree when I say this but, I believe babies are not cute in the slightest, not even my friend's kids or family members. Kids are just not cute at all to me.
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    (Original post by MonsterMorris)
    Cannabis isn't a recently popular thing, people have been smoking it for centuries. It was extremely popular in the 60's and 70's. All the consequences of cannabis are known and they are shown not to be anywhere near as damaging as alcohol. I don't agree with the whole 'Cannabis is healthier for you than tobacco' because the majority of people mix weed with tobacco to smoke it!

    Alcohol is taxed, yet people don't brew their own. People are lazy, they won't grow their own. The former leader of the Governments drug committee even said that cannabis isn't dangerous and he got sacked! The only reason cannabis is not legal is because of the label attached to it, most people see it as a 'dangerous illegal drug'. It would not go down well with the majority of society if the Government were to legalise it.
    By 'recently' I did mean post 1900s.


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    (Original post by Kinky Slinky)
    By 'recently' I did mean post 1900s.


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    Exactly, are you saying a hundred years isn't enough time to research it? :P
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    (Original post by Geoff Peterson)
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    Well done, I think you just about covered all the bases

    I don't consider stealing my money through taxation bringing up your kids.

    The upper tax band in the UK is 32K; this is ridiculous. Why even work?

    Single mothers are a modern day scourge on the UK. Every time i go out I see hundreds of them. All paid for by the taxpayer( (slavery).
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    (Original post by Kinky Slinky)
    I feel you were slightly high when writing this because some things just don't make sense :P

    Smoking marijuana never proved to cure cancer. You can't say marijuana is completely healthy. Cigarettes used to not be so taxed at one point in time and people thought they were the best things ever until people started dying of all sorts of cancers.

    It's only recent discoveries and new information that has helped us understand more about cigarettes and why they're seriously damaging to your health. The same thing just hasn't been done for marijuana yet. Maybe in a few years time there might be deaths and illnesses caused from weed too. We just don't have enough information about it yet. Even though frequent smokers just can't wait to tell the world how you can make walls out of it or whatnot, the truth is, no one knows about marijuana well enough.

    Even if it isn't healthy, yes taxing is one way to deter people but it won't be as effective. People will not be put off by taxes because why pay for it when you can grow it yourself?

    Cigarettes and alcohol have been around for hundreds of years and we know all there is to know about the consequences of those and we can teach children about it, but marijuana is only a recently popular thing and we need to research and observe the consequences before arriving at a solution.




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    You're a ****ing dumbass if you think that suddenly after the entire existence of cannabis with 0 deaths someone will die from it, you can't overdose on any of the active compounds in it. Get a grip. So much misinformation an ignorance surrounding the herb in the UK, it's pitiful.
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    (Original post by FireScirocco1)

    Single mothers are a modern day scourge on the UK. Every time i go out I see hundreds of them. All paid for by the taxpayer( (slavery).
    Many of these single mothers have good reason to be single mothers. Not all sleep around and have 5 kids by 5 different men.

    And how do you know they're a single mother or that it's even their child and not their friends child? Unless you ask, you have no way of knowing.

    I used to know someone who is a single parent. Her childrens' father was killed fighting for his country. Don't tar all single mothers with the same brush.
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    (Original post by OU Student)
    Many of these single mothers have good reason to be single mothers. Not all sleep around and have 5 kids by 5 different men.

    And how do you know they're a single mother or that it's even their child and not their friends child? Unless you ask, you have no way of knowing.

    I used to know someone who is a single parent. Her childrens' father was killed fighting for his country. Don't tar all single mothers with the same brush.

    If they have a good reason to be a single motehr then they can find a good reason to fund their lifestyle themselves and not tax me to pay for it. I abhore all these feminists and single mothers around these days.

    I want to keep my money and don't care if they live in poverty.
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    (Original post by Conzy210)
    Blur are better than Oasis
    This shouldn't even be controversial. It's an objective fact.

    come at me, Oasis fans.
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    (Original post by FireScirocco1)
    If they have a good reason to be a single motehr then they can find a good reason to fund their lifestyle themselves and not tax me to pay for it. I abhore all these feminists and single mothers around these days.

    I want to keep my money and don't care if they live in poverty.
    So you'd rather they ended up on the street and their children turned to crime? Brilliant. Just what we need.:mad:

    You wouldn't saying the thing if you happened to be a single parent, would you?
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    (Original post by Tabzqt)
    This shouldn't even be controversial. It's an objective fact.

    come at me, Oasis fans.
    Noel Gallagher is just a wannabe Morrissey

    The Smiths are the greatest band EVER.
    Art, Design and Technology, Food Tech, Media, Textiles should stop being classed as 'subjects' in schools.
    Driving age should be 21.
    ALL benefits claimants investigated and the majority of benefits stopped apart from those who are seriously disabled or handicapped.
    All inward migration stopped for 25 years to the UK
    Public death of John Bercow and his repugnant wife.
    Harsher prison systems and sentences.
    Abolishment of the EU and its socialist tendencies.
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    (Original post by shaw16)
    ALL benefits claimants investigated and the majority of benefits stopped apart from those who are seriously disabled or handicapped.
    Including their carers who save the country billions each year? Many people claiming benefits are working.
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    (Original post by OU Student)
    Including their carers who save the country billions each year? Many people claiming benefits are working.
    Conversely many people claiming benefits do not work.
    Some CHOOSE not to work out of laziness or knowledge that the benefits system has become part of the gravy train culture where- "a person or group receives excessive and unjustified money or advantages with little or no effort."

    Those who do work are at least contributing to society, instead of only taking from it.
    There is a clear difference between those who CANNOT work and those who choose not to work.

    The carers are employed and are working. They may receive child benefit, income support or housing benefits (among many others) which in my view they are entitled to as they are working.
    Why should a single parent (whose unemployed) with nine children live in a £1 million pound house in West London?? This is the extreme side of the benefits system (and granted it doesnt happen very often, but still occurs) that most feel they are entitled to.
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    (Original post by shaw16)
    Why should a single parent (whose unemployed) with nine children live in a £1 million pound house in West London?? This is the extreme side of the benefits system (and granted it doesnt happen very often, but still occurs) that most feel they are entitled to.
    They are a minority.

    I receive benefits and I can assure that we're not raking in thousands each year. Stories like you've mentioned are designed to piss you off. Those people don't represent the majority of claimants.

    Very few live in some form of luxury. Many will tell you that they're struggling to get by.
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    Feminism is entirely flawed

    Politicians are respectable people


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    Feminism is entirely flawed

    Politicians are respectable people


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    Can't understand why feminism is entirely flawed, could you elaborate on that?

    Personally I despise most politicians who are largely generalised as being:
    1. liars
    2. out of touch to the rest of the human race with their inflated sense of importance and salaries.
    3. bumbling fools with no inclination of how to run a country with some holding posts that they have no experience in.
    4. Expenses.

    Politicans used to be respectable people. But now, instead of trying to benefit the country that they were elected to lead, they are only satisfied with lining their own pockets.
 
 
 
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