When Both Sides Of The Marijuana Debate Use Actual Facts, Things Get Very Interesting

Curated by

Seconds before potheads all around the U.S. exhale a mixture of smoke and I-told-you-so, CNN's go-to doctor revealed that after doing some actual research, he is taking back all those negative things he said about medical marijuana. Skip to 2:03 to see an example of the evidence Gupta encountered that made him start supporting the marijuana plant. The debate that takes place in the second half of the video is able to cover much more ground when the both sides agrees to the basic premises at 4:19 and 4:39. It's actually the best argument for and against pot that I've heard in a long time.

Next bit of Upworthiness:

Flash Video Embed

This video is not supported by your device. Continue browsing to find other stuff you'll love!

Hi there, internet friend. We need to talk. You're using a painfully old web browser, and frankly, it's getting a little weird. It's not safe, and we want the best for you. We think it's time to upgrade.

Download Google Chrome, and try it for a week. Don't think about it, just do it. You'll thank us later.