"The concern with marijuana is not born out of any culture-war mentality, but out of what the science tells us about the drug’s effects.
The portion about not remembering is always what has fascinated me. When high, you focus so much clearly on the present and find the simple pleasures in things ordinarily taken for granted. That one is unable to commit an experience to their memory at the short-term level would seem to create a perpetual newness to everything.
By William J.