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Default How 'scandalous' is drugs?

What's your viewpoint on drugs? Are drugs immoral and wrong?

What the hell is wrong with most Australians going media-frenzied, antagonistic about Schapelle Corby and her 'drug scandal'? It's as irrational as religious masses wanting to stone down an atheist in some countries.

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You're conflating a few issues there.
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You're conflating a few issues there.
Well, then answer these:

What's your viewpoint on drugs? Are drugs immoral and wrong?
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I take drugs. Drugs have saved my life and improved my health.
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Old 27th May 2017, 09:59 PM
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Then how I'm conflating the two issues together and such as? I'm only setting up an analogy so I'm not really conflating in principle.
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*puts beer down*


Well some drugs are bad, others aren't, some are bad in different doses, others react with others for a bad outcome......and so on.

Recreational drugs? Meh. I do alcohol.
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The Corby story is not really about drugs anymore. It's just gossip, pap crap. I'm sure detests it but for the next few days she's a celebrity.

As for drugs, personally i'm strongly in favor of decriminalisation if not complete legalisation.
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Old 27th May 2017, 10:11 PM
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The initial question is poorly framed. the drugs of which I spoke earlier were prescribed.

In any case, the subject of illicit drugs in society is a complex one, and too big for a few small questions.
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scandal - ˈskand(ə)l/ - noun
noun: scandal; plural noun: scandals
an action or event regarded as morally or legally wrong and causing general public outrage.
Probably an inadvisably strong term.

Now, depending on your chosen demographic, there may be disapproval of alcohol, tobacco, cannabis, opiates, opioids, caffeine, and antibiotics.

Mileage may vary.
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