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becaitse tfiey just frt Know how m ■ naiiv. TI i o u l¡- - Lr' ■ en .v! iu c nil

: i ■ t=v know how ta c^sun ■ mltfit tr,J# ! fof me r&sdhg potonfoiL iuc

If recCÉriÈt yam Mm tfndifi> . is arid innbiBittund ynii nan control tHem-men I trunk you should be a Unwed (Dibit Aiding toa* alts^ kflijf consaousnoss is aometii ng ta pay üHentíDr: lo and that's sign What rroftas ngowi, Vou haw tu l» eanfui. wtíícfi does not mean youshqukin I cc 1L

When an? they gpËqgto change Die» síuptó lewtf1 merei, these hiw* affama drugs arc just untwtle^ble What llícy iusî did with Ecstasy was against (i idüntDe ,i Evüry m scientist said this was ouiraflfltiiis vitl limy jfcnl ftfiagd gnil did it anyway i think it's enfrena! rn make t enrrenai Vs as tmough they re saying to íDmebody Tau are rwtenBtted to feeling hominess m vtiiJf life T *

UñftK Anaiw was fated tío et¡y$ít ¡jet wtoijffm "i MGH ÏÏtffS paifí Súmí ïSyeàft ,jflp> m:í fottmr's dea!'-. 'N.-' 'ij'im.v^îi m IVtíii .«¿rcfirwi fm niïïïie nntí tffccuverpd a teríef ne'd prrvarefy writref1 to RmcHty íeaiy >íeí essay atout if cao W riprfld ortJJfls Jret JJC^L-J ■ :t,. frr ttie fjtvw, knk ft* 4ro(?r*s bpoír Tíie Canon, wncji ¿5 -yoout ttfwt SOvr.uzs Wfcíl evtrrytwdt .h/Min aüouí so'efHíjf?. '

Old you piiMifi wrltlnj; and scl&nce cn|U4illy throughout yeui career?

Cw nevet actually rtiffked in any oapac* Iiv 3s : iciwitm itawbinl H. ooktn (iKilo© ftji understanding [hp self ^nri lor ftefi-iii-v has ony r^i hail tolti The more ive rooked into otology Ihe fnore I laaily do fsel (tint fieri* 15 d Id]! 1+iSl 1= hiiilflii'i'alh in« I hill \u-.i\nl bwn said, of J* very nano*

□r-i-Bidid aqgiflnsil abcLft feftifc and main fwtom ihnl tlHSbotn pifsissnu'il.

So you think that taking a dkhuto-motis «lew of human anatomy Inhibits our understanding and is limiting?

Ves, d-H ■■ 1 ■ 111 ■ 1 - Or» g' lhta 1 iruitl«rii I hv» with diflafflqte bioh^y 15 that it Ignores the orarwIiefmiiH sfiltilarlttes bcL^i-er: ne:"- onj *i j-nurwlitjy -J■ ■ abttUrtelv ■ ■-l"1^ thou^ they niiiffli fit dfsciisabii rtscansf. i gjjEsa, ueophE find vha" bonng. But men arrf wtrniinawmiicl mcri:1 ulhtiJinr HiK tllfflirHnt

Y«u spent a lot of tin» in yout booh ditcussing what It Ltnlqun. fflscin.it-ing and ¿out about the fumjili: Irady. Of thase similarities, is thero einy one pfllnt you WttUld tiM r& undflr Score thot Idea?

u link it's important to unaecLend Itte fprsvilii hody r yrm nupfmii tuwn cirw On (Jw iwer tanti. 1 otk i oiitth it niseis-sally means ^'re that sirtefem n tiie ¡j™ nay tlul intdEisttildinfl tnnoselT bs 3D irtdMduwJ dcwiyi t mf>nn that, hy uiidefStaninB youf particulars, piu *e cumpffltfily riiriFsn* from anybody his*

in VJoman. you di^cit^s pel use in-r hoiplnf 0 woman «qrtrienctr wgaMn.

PerwnaNy, J aom Kno* ol any studies dans on !entia!c SMjal dyKiNiiCDon and miirijuana. if UicW Ire iff biitfi any, vfrygqnd ^'laL !.i:-h-.-

wft 113::rr>nt m this country So what Cm tafofns ebflu: b strictly anecda^i. tffijt Is somethlrni mat docs seem to woivror a lot ul womiiii it's hsrdiy ¿ 5«ret-i'm thlnhfng Annie HnJi„„

Art) he ot coütBeput IÎ düwn wm said "Yuii ripuldn ! rtf>e(3 Uns," wlJi ai attitude that nnpJips That »f you

(ills then't is ÍJ ere te h Fqr m e il WK i mifMlí úrdí ÍS í^r BÍ its u/nustiiLi: [KftBFiUDt. and its íi fiháffts Il Mit Ifs ng( ni jr.": witfflly nr^nio^íl lar that rçason. if /ou cj-i':

senuai p-Jeoûui? In l-rfe, -n my tinr, you an riottuily alive

1 omiD w eîsay nbmit"^ best dace' ol advice rn-, moiíiír ewr gave me, and that was to By smoWng iwijUBna. In college, while 1 wai not :iy any mnaniü 3 vrr^n, 1 as tine (Hint ^herç 1 was tfwf of not hiving had an otflaim and of not having d ciuc cf imw u) gt¡i (Jit'; So, 1 aiked nymtnnpr She : -rn(t, 'Have you fliiftf triad julnftstï tftw smokng ¿101 t And 1 thought i jTKisf have; I ^wuiht th-e twtirnusi haw ctrindded it snrtie paint ism mu it i ^psciUcslly r'lpnk of A"e:r|p' they nfltl tOltJ me mat srie trente sjw hjfl never nací an or^úSfr-' Dcfanc ¿nt stirred siiownjg ¿»ass. Sh4 Ihou^it Hint it taught hvrto dD soiTwthlng thai she ilatin'! Imowr how to do bcionj. So l said OK, and the n«t Cffiû m^ boyfriend and I had

,ru, I M'ujiv'd dopfl fiflrt, OttÚ H wpflKHl ! had no tiea fiiw to gfll tu that place, but 1 hid pot. a was like my body ¿at nere by Tts#f,

Ttiii dnes 1 ot .«m 5cimeiiting that sttoiiiO hfl qoruFda^Kt siiameini iifi;^--! or wrang 11 was)nst someUiifig tnai twtped me do whaiî hid no way of doing on mv Owh Arid I've Wked tü 1 m.imtujr of ■ I hi rJ ■ wiinn.m n'1!1 hflva

Nil die ¿amtí wiwiiBnoe. 1 Uw^i tiïis 'F somethlni ImportAnt.

Hflvu tin: iuliíIJujiui iijííj^íü Jn your hnok 'flCeiveil #ny acclaim from the módica! marijuana movement?

Mût tfîflt i knffA 1 oori: know vtb} this is not discuss^ muru bv the medical mat iili¿i-lI J!sop¡e. FariiaiiË ü&rual dysrunc:

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"MmiluoFtii can he e sqxu^I marpnir sod 8 sublime efedliciftrv bringing the lights ol Qmsiiwgy to wpnten wtia h£jue ¡spent years In ftifjld tfarkrass." wrltQE Nmalle Anpicf in her tii?f?i-SE?JUmj baoh, tVomw: An ffitimtfa Baoffniptiif ]Ant:fiD( Booksl in the bonk rtiy Pulltoi Rte-mrfimiiig rttew Yoti 7}rr<vs science CDlwnnist tsibs \t\z fcmnlc body and Hauls mettteisl riairtorchy. As b refOTTEf and nm/^ltsi she (isus science wd aracghil prosa in CDnimnt cpmiin-limiiii vutsddm in a pises wiion? Ctimmtm Ganse bnlclly telrsnds piDuBCJtiDit. She also extols the jirtues oi chiwibEms us woman's host Ihnnd. Bu ChcsleH Hlck5

ion is such a trendy topic, I think Of it as btfng mo« widely discussed, but It isni

Maytmift DLtause Uie antkim^ tNn| U 51] acwijffl in Uiss mi 1 try, n is so haultu gut piii. And «s '7:1..;. it's one thinfto talk aow1. marlJtHiha for some debil.tafing illness, if s anoth«t to talk iinout i! as h sduflMr til ulcnsunr

Eve n rtiflfe ptentttre than just get' ling highj

Right, estactiy. We ■ ni aiicrin, i^iri^ "ici dtseoufsaa anyfaody liom plesmir ahle aspects ol dni^s, ans Uns Salis hio ttiatcimp ifs a winile mind set But Jf i JuittW a woriiin ms Ipgu blfi *tth cigasiri siiHjfirii triing l'd rpnorrmiintf ta her ni) puestiqlii atwut IL il you'rc havlng a p<ot>lem get-tmg o-ysmic ff ytkuVt neverhafl.ari u<£asiti, ur vû'i'n: nol sijte yau ve had nne-flnd a lm ni are rmt mne. wUlcfi uQJHlIy means tliey ii.t. en't tltis 15 3 v,ay o! gjtaiTiÊ paît me mtnd and IsWns tne bOdy ov&r.

Vou »aid urMlhln^ In th« bi>ok about Jlow marijuana's hbftdy hlsh affects »exual son&auon, versus niuf i! lucHliled druj^.

11 ilefimti'iv tins sumftuitngto do miti thtiw.iylii which "11'ljUBr.! rataasas ih- IftlUbttOfy media rtisms in the neo there 's no doubt ebunt trtat. "fiat's v. ny I say 11 5 natter to paori!'" whu wn i ^i mens in tho firjt prace.

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High abfwe New York's Tim« Sqmiro in tiny studln flan etraf| iQggae Star Start Paul puffs on a thick tptlff asne Tflkos a brc-ah tnyn recwdirtg his vast} fo* a remk wiui a crated white American rawer named MIKe Down. While Down's lyrirai oomunt pretty frtpoh lakes ifie Emlraitl "Ly nny means (fecessiary approach to mintolanng sucstance&-iust say yes. to pill», boore and IB of the Ibouo ■ I is tJflfWttty mat his fellow Jsmalcans cM an 'herttallst*

in fact, one of me first innK Fau: ever recanted ■ js pail if itip putty Cuf Cw*

a gmuc ot li'ids wtin took their name ft a welUittd ganja pipe- was called

"Sinctfy ihh Kerth" And ftafttyty mere's a ttm, 6W«K-fiii«]nB stow) h ling the canton: room as ne spits itiymes nto Uus mic.'aphore. hi eyes 3 dhd shade of red WJieneve- he's m the studio-wtiich means pretty much an the time that hp's not on Inu - hywflsarcK I be buminfup Uie ¿¡wad twli J:-tit y.-ikts music

SrtIt's only natural thai Scon Paul ^duIlI Ln the man in tecum .ie pari, an[hem (iFthis past summer, Girtna pie .¡gin." whu n ir<-«-. boffin firv sing on the US pop charts to ever mention hydmpamc ganja in Ifie chores. The phrase " Just tfrnme die light and pass the 'dro ^aa 3iW be heard booming out of nlgit-cliibs ramn-> and leaps fverywlirjie, apt] wild ¡3 not intfeO If] rotation u-n

MTV MTV-■' and BFT. thf> message s getting out iHL I re; lesieii trial Paul's lyncs be changer: to "gtmme "is gftt . 'in fiflit rht.1 "'

the spoilsman for the e»oio who love lo smoke weed in tlie duo * ha explains. 'So i say, 'All nfliiL flmnw the light and pass tf1^ dim, "muk thatE

Sflui will bring fcte smoMn' vibe tu B.9. Ki 1 Ill's I-. Hew Vyrh oil Se;>L 25 whore he'll perform "Gimme the Ughr-nominated for Pox Song ot the vea'-at Pie 3rd-flnni}fll Doob^e Awards show fit-r-.v 15 n thing i was around from ^hen i was a child " hi says "My lather used to snio'Kc ir around me in me office, in the car. ft Just gho rwa tiba Ttieie'j 1 in suedes ii ■ Ihe musk. business. So ft definitely Irefp »:r mat find tohen I binkl i tuii!-! it mates my tti rtd mom? le'eied With my hiied, ujtisi now s in. riMring flfl^h itr>e Wtiwit I'm say rsg ¡1

Altef listening to Paul's sophomore album, PtiOy fioclf (VP), there's no ques how this Klngstoi nan 0 gets htS gTOPva 01 Fnxi "GanjB BfCf : 'hisduei wlti the sweflt'VOiewf young singer Chi no. to the dub banger *Uke Glue," ufiich taaiuras the lydcs. "AH I hrow the urmg Is gemrr drwicf. Newi a ini or irt>a& up m my rim.j," Faul ha&tjbeone cn^ot Jsnaica a leading ma?irl:ana advocates He's also featured on a harden mmi* of "Grindin" by Virginia rep duo the Ciipsa, ^lero he slhg=, Tms smokid by Die po^nd, by hevs."

Vi1 hen haul's at nuiie, tiiam's no shnrtage ul i;ipji-ijradp hud m ksup his iifTitflc fhflH hnrri r- But wtieii friends, frwn {wei'^hif; visit his studb In KngPtnr, towtlm« they can't handle me weed. "People come by and ask for 0 drew,' savi pnaducer Jeremy Handing "Sear opl^s up trie oanand ttie whole room smuli Hiey tahu otfcl puff a id boo!! Triuy drop daw Th«f fteetl to Just deal with tie luunsJ flraeo "

like many yuung Jamaicans, Sean Paul has nait run-ins wrth zealous police whNo prarticing ^hai be calls 3 *hcly EijeramenL" He oftefi wonder ^ny ms financially strapoicf ftomelaru) dMS r*ol lake fuller advantage Of Its number una rash tmp.

"The present government is talking about decnminatiiing it,' be says, skeptically, "Weed would do so much tor the economy of my country. Just stop arresting people Let« ' *

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