A Few Little Crutches to Get You Through

Did you have fun last night? What a horror show! I'm not a big fan of either of these candidates, but one is clearly competent and the other seems to think he can fake it. I know about faking it. I've done it many times before. But this isn't a college course or some work presentation. This is the job of "Leader of the Free World" and making it up as you go along just isn't going to fly you #WhinyLittleBitch

There are valid reasons for anxiety and there are solutions to it too.
Tonight's debates have all the excitement of a national sporting event, with the added joy of extreme global consequences. For some, this may be too much to handle. So for people who don't want to drink alcohol or meditate to deal with their anxiety, Oregon's legal cannabis might be the answer. We turned to the experts to find out which strains of weed are most likely to get you through tonight without too much trauma. Remember: Cannabis is legal in Oregon, but you still need to be 21 to consume it and you should never use and drive.

 1. Super Silver Haze Robb Arnold, the owner of Jayne, says this sativa is perfect for the debates. It's "energetic, uplifting and great for high stress," he says over the phone. Bonus? It "helps with nausea," he adds. This strain is almost 29 percent THC and .08 CBD.
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So while people in Oregon and elsewhere can turn to marijuana for relief from things as benign as debate anxiety, friendly Florida still denies it to cancer and AIDS patients. Yes on 2 people, yes on 2.