40,000 “patients” of the 17 local marijuana collectives, we are told. Economic activity that remains mostly untaxed, while we as a community close fire stations and lay off cops. Economic activity fueled by artificial demand, since the war on drugs only serves to increase their black market value.
This isn’t local, but I think it should be more widely seen.
“Five men were in a base of pirate taxis which was apparently about drug sales were shot by gunmen in two vehicles going in the La Estanzuela, south of Monterrey.” A kindergarten teacher calms and protects her students, while the gunmen outside shoot 5 people within earshot. Is this our future too? Drug money changes everything…
English translation: “Yes my love, everyone on the floor. Mandy, no, nothings happening just put your little heads down. Precious put your little heads on the floor, nothing is happening, just don’t put your heads up please!..Lets sing a song? Class says yes, Lets sing…I know which!
“/The rain drops are made of chocolate, I would love to be there, who wants chocolate!? Opening our mouths to taste the flavor/Put your heads down yes? Now put your heads on the floor and lets open our mouths /(Aahh sound)/ Are you guys opening your mouths? You have your little mouths open facing up? So the rain drops can fall into your mouths! Miguel you havent opened up your mouth?”