POT TV – The CBC reports on the current state of cannabis in the United States, perfect for a time machine.
Lame weed pun. Check.
Pause to emphasize ‘wacky’ strain names. Check.
Out of touch, surprised tone at adults acting freely. Check.
Continuing their decades old tradition, the CBC is taking simultaneous steps forward and backward in a newsreel destined for the future equivalent of a clattering elementary school educational film strip.
There’s no mention of the medical counter-indicators of mixing alcohol and cannabis, or marijuana’s role in helping alcoholics find a safe replacement for liquor. At least they didn’t mention ‘the children’.