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  1. Wish I had time, but Austin cake show takes over my kitchen this time of year. I’ve got 3′ long pastillage Wolverine claws taking up my whole table so I need to work on the Mystique vs Wolverine figs in the living room as it is. :(

  2. @Elyse: Given that it says they knew what they were eating, it’s really more in the “Darwin Awards” camp than “Darwin Day”. Yet a failure, since they presumably survived with the ability to still reproduce. Unless pot makes you sterile beyond the brief LH dip.

    OMG, can you imagine…worst government anti-pot ad targeted at teens ever: “Pot makes you sterile!” Horny teenage girls would stuff it into every orifice not otherwise occupied by a penis.

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