News MCCARTNEY SAYS NO MORE POT... Will set example for children, grandchildren...

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  1. HS Cult Leader

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    McCartney says he's given up pot now that he's a granddad

    May 30, 7:05 AM (ET)

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    LONDON (AP) — Paul McCartney says he has given up marijuana after many years of indulgence and now prefers wine or "a nice margarita."

    The former Beatle told the Daily Mirror he doesn't want to set a bad example for his children and grandchildren by using marijuana. He said Saturday his decision is "a parent thing."

    He says "the last time I smoked was a long time ago."

    McCartney had been a long-time marijuana user who spent 10 nights in jail after he was arrested trying to enter Japan with a large quantity of the drug in 1980.

    The 72-year-old British rock/pop star is fit and has long advocated a vegetarian lifestyle. He continues to perform for adoring crowds worldwide.
     
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    Yeah, because booze is sooooo much better an example to set :rolleyes:
     
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    Good for him, inhaling disgusting smoke in your body is so stupid to me.
     
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    I plan on smoking even more when I'm older, not quitting.
     
  5. beetlejosh

    beetlejosh I f'd your wife 'cos she look like batman. Gold

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    ...more for me.
     
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    He's evolved Robin.
    Now he likes to get high on wine.
     
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    Either way I wait until the kids are in bed or not around to indulge in the herb or booze. But I would rather have a stoner around my kids than a drunk. I make the worst decisions on alcohol.
     
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    He's going senile if he thinks drinking is setting a better example than smoking weed. I don't even smoke the shit but it doesn't take rocket appliances to see that plant is a gift from god.

    ...Seriously, its a miracle plant. Male and female.
     
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    it's a little late to get preachy Paul :what:
     
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    Robin, this is an old story.
     
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    Alisonsbankacct Out to lunch.

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    72 years old. Timely turnaround.
     
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    Nemo Beer Can Thick Gold

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    73 year old needs to STFU
     
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    Can the remaining Beatles please just go away? WGAF/WGAS about Paul or Ringo?
     
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    To bad for him he never gave up modoes ...
     
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    Mulletude I'm Big In The Hate Club, Ya Know VIP

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    "O Lord, give me chastity, but not just yet." -Saint Augustine
     
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    Kanye probably suggested it as a prank. He says jump, Paul says "how high?"

    But how is it a "parent" thing when your kids are already grown-up? You already set the stoner example, dipshit. God, I miss Lennon.
     
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    monsoon Who are you with?

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    Ringo is the cool one.

    :drummin:

    F mutt
     
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    I quit before 30.
    Kinda becomes a bore the older you get. Same old high. Who needs it!
     
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    Yeah, and he married a REAL modoe. :)
     
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    It's a good lesson in life for the children. "See kids, if PaPa hadn't smoked all of that pot, maybe he could have made something of his life instead of being one of the richest and most beloved entertainers in the world."