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Comment: Marijuana vs. lung cancer (Score 1, Troll) 281

by mapinguari (#40366233) Attached to: Testing for Many Designer Drugs At Once

Google results like this one?

or this?

At best, you can say that there are no definitive studies linking the two, but it appears that most combustibles emit carcinogens when burned.

I'm not saying that's a reason to ban marijuana, but, like with tobacco, users should really make informed choices.

Comment: Expanding? (Score 0) 117

by mapinguari (#38734032) Attached to: New Mexico Is Stretching, GPS Reveals

the state is unquestionably expanding

By definition, New Mexico lies between the 103 W and the 109 03' parallels (mostly). The only way New Mexico could be getting wider is if the earth's radius is increasing, pushing the meridians apart. Since Arizona is bounded on the west by primarily by rivers, maybe it's the one getting wider (or Arkansas!)

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