"To ease the suffering of cancer patients undergoing chemotherapy, California doctors may now use marijuana as part of the treatment process. California becomes the 14th state to enact such a measure."
-- Robert Poole Jr., "Trends"
"Should the taxpayers -- or concerned supporters -- put up with anything in the name of Cesar Chavez and United Farm Workers? Should they countenance deception? UFW officials, with Chavez's signed approval, said there are Campesino Centers; the ones that actually exist are union hiring halls….They said the credit union makes loans at one percent; it makes loans at 12 percent….Isn't it clear that fraud is involved?"
-- Patty Newman, "Who's Bankrolling the UFW?"
"Pres. Jimmy Carter, following in the footsteps of popular 20th-century statesman Winston Churchill, has offered America one-third of the famous 'blood, sweat, and tears' combination. As a result of his majesty's executive order for a 78-degree minimum on the summertime thermostats of all commercial and public buildings…1979 has been dubbed the year of the 'long, hot, 5-day-pad summer.'"
-- Thomas Hazlett, "Brickbats"