On 11 Dec 1996 08:02:40 GMT, () wrote:
>Karel Stokkermans > wrote:
>>No. So? What do liberal laws w.r.t. drug *usage* have to do with the extent
>>of drug *abuse*?
>I guess once you make it legal, *abuse* becomes a simple *use*, eh?
>But I think this topic has very little relavency to most of the news
>groups it's propogated, so how about removing them from future postings?
As far as I know, it was YOU who brought up the connection to Dutch
legislation on drugs abuse/usage (talking about ad hominem / tu quoque
arguments...) . See quote below. It's only fair that we defend
ourselves in the same fora that YOU used to make the Dutch society
suspect. Consider it a rectification to your posting.
>BeeJay > wrote:
>>Ahem, I personally think that Joe was responding to Van Dijk's
>Yeap! I also found it ironic for somebody from Holland to point fingers
>at US and blaming us for major drug addiction. Is there a more liberal
>developed country with regards to drug usage than Holland?
But now the rectification has been published, I indeed agree to end
the discussion on this topic.
Amsterdam, The Netherlands