Sunday, March 29, 2009
High Court Decision of the Day: Smoking while herding
Medicinal purposes are one thing, but marijuana received an unexpected recreational endorsement when Italy's highest court ruled that an Italian shepherd's smoking habit could be justified because he only had sheep for company. —Peter Popham reporting in "While a shepherd watched his flock by night..."
And besides, the sheep are relieved just knowing that their shepherd has found a safe outlet for recreation.