Fighting My Own Little War

As an extreme anti-prohibitionist, there is probably no argument left that could persuade me to support the Drug War...

...until now.

Via Radley Balko, here's news that cheese (yes, cheese) may be "as addicitve as morphine." I am notorious among my close friends for my hatred of this cheese scourge. If we can only add cheese to the long list of banned substances, there may finally be a war I can get behind.

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Pity The French Vegan diet

Pity The French
Vegan diet wacko Dr. Neal Barnard is gunning for cheese now. [via Catallarchy] In his book - Breaking the Food Seduction: The Hidden Reasons Behind Food Cravings and Seven Steps to End them Naturally - he explains why people are hooked on products lik...

Cheese 'can be as addictive

Cheese 'can be as addictive as morphine'
Finally, I can sue someone for my cheese habit, er, addiction:An American doctor has claimed that cheese can be as addictive as morphine. Dr. Neal Barnard, president of the Physicians Committee on Responsible Medicine, says cheese is addictive because ...

AHHHH...the power of cheese.

AHHHH...the power of cheese.

I can see it now. Let the

I can see it now.

Let the Cheesy War begin.

Food is addictive to those

Food is addictive to those in pain because the body creates endorphins in response to eating.

In actual fact "addiction" is a fiction. People take pain relievers to relieve pain. When the pain is gone (PTSD mostly) so is the desire for drugs.

Capitalism, Pain, and the War On Drugs.

Addiction or Self Medication?

Fear of Marijuana

There is a lot more on my site about this subject - the drug war is one of my Issues. BTW I have links to scientific studies backing my position. I also discuss other stuff.