It’s one of those post-modern moments, when a pair of cards from the popular adult game Cards Against Humanity become simple but powerful political statements.
That happened recently when the above photo started circulating on social media this week. We saw the photo on marijuana industry lobbyist Shawn Coleman’s Twitter account, where he’s been critical of the “Don’t Be a Lab Rat” campaign recently unveiled by Gov. John Hickenlooper and the state of Colorado.
— Shawn Coleman (@SLC_CO) August 17, 2014
The state’s “Don’t Be a Lab Rat” campaign asks teens to reconsider using marijuana by presenting studies that say pot use can lower their IQs or cause memory loss.
Colorado’s “Lab Rat” Experiment:
A special report from The Cannabist
Couric and Hickenlooper on video: When Gov. John Hickenlooper and broadcaster Katie Couric got together for a conversation titled “The Dope on Pot,” what exactly did they talk about — besides Hick spilling the beans on the “Don’t Be a Lab Rat” campaign? Watch the video