Cannabis and the Pope.

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Lance Kennedy
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Cannabis and the Pope.

Postby Lance Kennedy » Sat May 12, 2018 12:11 am

Cannabis was used as a herbal remedy in Europe until 1484 AD, when Pope Innocent VIII declared it to be an 'unholy sacrament.'

So now you know who to blame.

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Re: Cannabis and the Pope.

Postby Cadmusteeth » Sat May 12, 2018 1:19 am

About as reasonable as prohibition.

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Re: Cannabis and the Pope.

Postby bobbo_the_Pragmatist » Sat May 12, 2018 3:29 am

Totally legal and used in the USA until the 1900's. I have a dim recollection of some show saying MJ was the first Million Dollar industry in the USA....as hemp I think. Lots of products claim that.....tobacco, whale oil, cotton.... Some confusion maybe about the industry vs individuals?

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