Pot, booze kin­dred spir­its

Houston Chronicle Sunday - - OUTLOOK -

Re­gard­ing “Lazy weed” (Page A11, Jan. 9), I have never tried pot and the only mar­i­juana cig­a­rette I ever saw was in a po­lice van dur­ing the rodeo a long time ago. I feel sure that some of the men and women who spent time in Viet­nam dur­ing the war were caught up in the in­vi­ta­tion to try some­thing new. But right now, and I am over 80, I know no one who uses the stuff and few who even ad­mit to ever us­ing it. So, I be­lieve the edi­to­rial is wrong on the cited sta­tis­tics.

But, if the ram­pant use of the stuff is the norm, I feel that it, like al­co­hol,

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