Pot Illegal Because Nixon Hated Jews, Communists

This is a very old article but it contains information I did not know about the moment that marijuana was classified the same as cocaine and heroin under the Controlled Substances Act. It happened during the Nixon administration after he appointed a commission to study the matter and was angry when it came back and said that pot was relatively harmless.
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Ben Carson on the Bible and the Constitution

Ben Carson went on Meet the Press on Sunday morning and was asked this very simple question: Does the Bible have authority over the Constitution? His answer, or rather non-answer, was rather frightening. He said he couldn’t answer that unless you gave him a specific question about a particular verse and a particular provision of the Constitution.
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Steve King and Lawnmowers

Rep. Steve King, probably the second dumbest man in Congress (behind Louis Gohmert, who is really difficult to top for sheer stupidity), appears to be rather fixated on the possibility of people marrying their lawnmowers. He introduced Mike Huckabee at a campaign stop in Iowa by saying that the marriage ruling allows that. And it isn’t the first time.
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Trump is Against Mexicans Taking Our Jobs. Unless They Work For Him.

Donald Trump has been caught in yet another huge contradiction. He’s made opposition to immigration the centerpiece of his campaign, claiming that our jobs are going to Mexico and China (never mind that he has his line of clothing made there). And now it turns out that he has sought to get visas for more than 1000 foreign workers at his own companies.
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