Bullshit. We just reach a higher level of intellectual capability and analyze situations and consequences more heavily, therefore taking an understandably extensive amount of time to reach a decision.

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Tue, 11/29/2011 - 11:26pm


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Wed, 03/30/2011 - 12:14am
Dbuyzz Says:

I don't think that could be said better sir.

 
 
Wed, 11/30/2011 - 3:35pm
MikeyXD Says:

guitar hero has like no reaction time, you just do that shit

 
 
Wed, 11/30/2011 - 10:12pm

Agreed completely...However, as much as I wanted to upvote...I just couldn't..here's why:
http://tinypic.com/r/2w6dugj/5

 
 
Sun, 12/04/2011 - 12:19am
elpotheado Says:

haha I think you are very right. I've thought about it before.. especially when I pee while stoned. It always feels like I'm peeing for 10 minutes, but I realise that I think much more during a stoned pee than during a sober pee, therefore it feels longer, when it just probably the same amount of time. I'm actually going to use a stopwatch next time to compare.

 
 
Tue, 11/06/2012 - 8:29am

you are so right with this point here! there is definitely no denying that this is true, high people are seriously soooo smart and have figured out so many cool things

 
 
Wed, 03/30/2011 - 12:18am
tacobell25 Says:
 
 
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Tue, 11/29/2011 - 11:07pm
 
 
Wed, 11/30/2011 - 7:04pm

This made me laugh cause when I read the title I thought it said erection time for a second haha

 
 
Wed, 03/30/2011 - 12:22am
iamneil7 Says:

i mean i'm not trying to put this down but all i'm saying is if i have an exam i need to study for i'm taking an adderall not smoking a plane...

 
 
Thu, 03/31/2011 - 2:52pm
cisco_kid Says:

Well maybe that's just you. And millions of other college students. I've never taken adderall and refuse to use that to help me study. And I DO smoke when I study and do my schoolwork - and I have pretty good grades. Lots of people are capable of smoking and being productive.

 
 
Thu, 04/07/2011 - 1:52pm
iamneil7 Says:

i feel you on that i've studied high for exams i thought were going to be easier and gotten the best grade in the class, but i've found adhd meds help you concentrate and remember things a lot better than pot, that would be an interesting hypothesis to test but would be pretty hard to do(because it would be a lot more complicated than giving one person an adhd med and another pot and seeing who does better on the same test), and there's actually research that has been done about the brain that shows that when someone is stressed, they are not as likely to remember things very well(this is also why eye witnesses often provide inaccurate information), so the relaxing effect of pot is probably why studying after you smoke can work, adhd drugs work because they target the prefrontal cortex, which is the part of the brain responsible for attention, decision making, and expression of personality, so they both have potential to work, it would be interesting, but difficult research to do seeing as you would have to give the same individual each drug and have them do different tests, that's where the problem is, ideally you would want to give the same person each drug and the same test, but since that wouldn't work (obviously they'd remember things from the first test) you would have to find a test that would be proven to be as similar as possible to the first test, plus you would have to screen out many other variables that could bias the results, so it may not be even possible to determine with much accuracy which works best(until cloning is fine tuned), but the bottom line is they both have potential for scientific reasons

 
 
Wed, 11/30/2011 - 12:24am

I'm going to be honest bro.. nobody wants to read all that when they're high. I got through the first sentence and was like "fuck this..."

 
 
Wed, 11/30/2011 - 8:24am

dude i totally agree i never read the long stories lmao

 
 
Wed, 11/30/2011 - 12:08pm

Haha I did the same thing but he made a good enough point within the first couple sentences that I felt obliged to upvote him haha

 
 
Wed, 11/30/2011 - 4:38pm
r3d_ey3d Says:

haha totally agree, i was like, 'wtffffff, im done haha' but i get what he's sayin

 
 
Thu, 12/01/2011 - 5:07am

I'm gonna more honest, "bro". I'm sure plenty of people do want to read it when high, like myself. Thank you for reinforcing the stereotype that stoners have no attention span and ambition, which if I'm not mistaken, is partly what this highDEA was about.

 
 
Sat, 12/03/2011 - 10:07pm
Cryo Says:

Actually, there's not a single sentence in that rant. :)

 
 
Mon, 12/05/2011 - 8:06pm
CoolAidMan Says:

I actually read it all and its a very good hypothesis. Personally I have ADHD and I take Aderall for it and it helps me focus tremendously. Although the same cant be said for weed, it actually makes me focus less, unless I get a good Sativa strain.

 
 
Wed, 11/30/2011 - 10:04pm

well, if i smoke weed, i know i would score high on a drug test!

 
 
Thu, 12/01/2011 - 4:16am
 
 
Wed, 11/30/2011 - 12:14am

i use weed as like a reward i say ok I'm not going to smoke until i study or finish my homework...it makes me not procrastinate and makes me get shit done.

 
 
Wed, 11/30/2011 - 12:36pm
likeaBOSS6 Says:

if you study high, take the test high, you'll get high scores

 
 
Wed, 11/30/2011 - 4:51pm
boedo Says:

i take adderall on a daily basis cuz that shit makes u get work done unlike weed were i just draw all over my folders, sleep and acomplishing nothing. and thats the truth!

adderall + school > weed + school

trust me...you need school cuz the way the economy is going its gonna be tough to get a job in the future if ur just an average joe. thats why i do my book learnin' all week and then smoke my face off on once the weekend rolls around. thats just what i do so please dont bash me for not smoking and going to school. its my choice not yours

 
 
Tue, 11/29/2011 - 10:05pm
GoGreen_ Says:
 
 
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Tue, 11/29/2011 - 11:48pm

holy shit that was executed in the highest manner of G

 
 
Wed, 11/30/2011 - 12:08am
LuckyJew Says:

I disagree since I play video games much better when I'm stoned, then sober, I believe it is because my reaction time is up

 
 
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Wed, 11/30/2011 - 4:48am
MoonBurr Says:
 
 
Wed, 11/30/2011 - 7:10am

Ok everyone is agreeing with you. Your reaction time has nothing to do with your intellectual qualities. Its your physical reaction time that is slowed by 15 %

 
 
Wed, 11/30/2011 - 7:12am

Ps I'm not trying to be a dick, I'm just sayin you might wanna word that better next time

 
 
Wed, 11/30/2011 - 11:58am

i dont know about you but my physical reactions, aka my reflexes adapt to a higher reality while baked... like that of a mongoose on speed! Or a cheetah after a espresso...

 
 
Wed, 11/30/2011 - 9:54am
murdoc420 Says:
 
 
Wed, 11/30/2011 - 11:51am
soroasted Says:

this is the smartest statement i think i ever heard ever..

 
 
Wed, 11/30/2011 - 1:15pm
packman_31 Says:

been looking for a way to explain this for so long and you couldn't have put it better!

 
 
Wed, 11/30/2011 - 1:51pm

It depends...some days youre a ninja, some days you're a heavily sedated ninja.

 
 
Wed, 11/30/2011 - 1:54pm
ElleDee Says:

It does slow down our reaction time.... you just said why though. in other words, its not bad that it slows it, we just make more thought out decisions.

 
 
Wed, 11/30/2011 - 2:11pm
Smithhy Says:

It depends, it depends. The more I think about simple yes/no answers in life, the more apparent it is that there is no black and white reasoning to anything. Too many variables. People all think differently.

 
 
Wed, 11/30/2011 - 2:47pm
WooWooGoMe Says:

I don't think it slows mine down at all, as evidenced when I drop a piece. Some pretty impressive reaction times are had in intense situations such as those...

 
 
Wed, 11/30/2011 - 2:55pm
 
 
Wed, 11/30/2011 - 2:57pm

reaction time is slower, but perception is wayyyyyy sharper which people never seem to mention.

 
 
Wed, 11/30/2011 - 3:37pm
 
 
Wed, 11/30/2011 - 4:31pm
cleverless Says:
 
 
Wed, 11/30/2011 - 5:51pm
cjbrah Says:

lol true, but it either way it definetley does make me react slower. like when my dad asks me a question
"what u want to eat for dinner?" me- "................................................................meatloaf."

 
 
Wed, 11/30/2011 - 7:22pm

*hands upS cokes beast so is RC cola. Shits the best yo.

 
 
Wed, 11/30/2011 - 10:24pm

what does this have to do with what the topic is explaining??? Even being high, i can have better input than this

 
 
Wed, 11/30/2011 - 7:26pm

EXACTLY! took the thoughts right out my brain!

 
 
Wed, 11/30/2011 - 7:42pm