On Wed, 04 Oct 2017 22:32:45 -0700, Greg Carr wrote:
> On Wednesday, October 4, 2017 at 9:57:20 PM UTC-7, Dhu on Gate wrote:
>> On Wed, 04 Oct 2017 21:31:18 -0700, Greg Carr wrote:
>> > On Wednesday, October 4, 2017 at 1:31:04 PM UTC-7, Eric© wrote:
>> >> "Alberta has unveiled its proposed framework for marijuana
>> >> legalization, which calls for a minimum age of 18 to buy or use
>> >> cannabis.
>> >> Other proposed rules include:
>> >> Public possession limit of 30 grams (with no limit on possession
>> >> in private
>> >> residences).
>> >> Sales will be in specialty stores, separate from alcohol,
>> >> tobacco and
>> >> pharmaceuticals.
>> >> Limit of 30 grams per purchase.
>> >> Smoking and vaping in public will fall under existing tobacco
>> >> laws.
>> >> No smoking or vaping in vehicles, including passengers.
>> >> Four plants can be grown per household, to a maximum height of
>> >> one metre each.
>> >> Outdoor growing will be banned."
>> >> http://www.cbc.ca/news/canada/calgary/alberta-provincial-rules-
>> >> 1.4327491
>> >> http://bit.ly/2y1tk1I
>> >> Makes more sense than Kathy's 'plan' over in Ontario.
>> > I tis a plant. Why can't it be grown outdoors? I predict the black
>> > market will still have a huge cut of the pot market two years after
>> > it is legalized.
>> Black market liquor is _hard_ to come by. In the years after
>> Prohibition ended the popularity of "Canadian"
>> Whiskey plummeted in the Bourbon states. What makes you think weed
>> will be different?
>> Je suis Canadien. Ce n'est pas Francais ou Anglaise.
>> C'est une esp`ece de sauvage: ne obliviscaris, vix ea nostra voco;-)
> I have gone to boozecans in the past in Vancouver. Carlito's was a HAMC
> bootleg liquor service than ran for years in Burnaby-New West. Illegal
> tobacco is big time organized crime with some of the native syndicates.
> 5th Estate has done stories on it. Currently weed sells around $8 to $10
> a gram so I am told. If the govt makes the legal price that amount they
> will just be under cut by the illegal market who will deliver, offer
> credit and provide higher potency strains.
> Liquor takes years to make and takes up a lot of space. Many ppl like my
> late parents make their own wine and join wine clubs. They do not sell
> what they make but they may trade.
No Greg, Booze does not take years to make. 3-5 days to cook the mash,
then you run the end of the still thru activated charcoal: instant "aged"
Bourbon/Rye/Scotch (add flavoring to suit, ala Suntory;-)
Je suis Canadien. Ce n'est pas Francais ou Anglaise.
C'est une esp`ece de sauvage: ne obliviscaris, vix ea nostra voco;-)