g-hlt-090413-marihuana-407phmedium Now more than ever, the citizenry are demanding cannabis for medicinal use reports MSNBC. In the 13 states where people can legally get prescriptions for herb, dispensary owners are claiming a substantial increase—up 300% in some places. But why the sudden surge? It could be because Obama, unlike Bush, has promised to not waste precious federal resources meddling with existing state laws while others argue it could be due to the “economic downturn” that is forcing people without insurance to search out “alternatives to costly medications.” We have a simpler theory: Americans just really like to smoke weed! |MSNBC|