Re: "Nip dangerous hash oil production in the bud" (editorial, 4-7).
The only thing needing to be nipped in the bud are the sclerotic, uninformed, unreasoned and hysterical opinions of the nanny state brigade, also known as The News Tribune editorial board.
It doesn't take much for them to reach into their bag of ancient, anecdotal prejudices. Let us hope the last gasps of this dying breed are panned by Washington state legislators.
When Nancy Reagan said, "Just say no to drugs," she was a little off. It should have been, "Just say no to the war on drugs." In fact, "Just say no to war," period.