Drug Problems When We Were Young

Discussion in 'The Pump House Saloon' started by 199er, Sep 29, 2010.

  1. 199er

    199er New Member

    May 5, 2010
    Columbia SC
  2. jack404

    jack404 Former Guest

    Jan 11, 2010
    HERE HERE!!!


  3. Zane71464

    Zane71464 Well-Known Member

    Aug 1, 2009
    Ohio NRA Member
    +1 on that, and aint that the truth. Myself (46), when I was a young'en, I thought drugs was pretty bad in school and such, and they were. Just not to the level or magnitude as whats going on today. Or maybe I was a bit naive and no doubt was.
  4. bamajoey

    bamajoey Well-Known Member

    Aug 17, 2009
    When I was in school(53'-65') drugs were something from another country, we had no alcohol problems either. If anybody caused any problems like chewing gum, or shooting spit balls, they were "drug" to the office and had their butt beat.
  5. pkcgbifaid

    pkcgbifaid Member

    Nov 12, 2003
    Charleston, WV
    I'm proud to say that I had a drug problem!

    I remember being in college and I'd be home for the weekend or the summer. Even at 21 years old, Sunday morning would come and dad came in the room, smacked me on the foot hard enough to half roll me over, and simply said "Get up for Church." There was no asking, no debating.

    At the time I kind of resented it, but now I thank God they cared enough about me to "drug" me!
  6. 199er

    199er New Member

    May 5, 2010
    Columbia SC
    I was in grade school from 54'-66'.........................BTDT (more than one too)
  7. bruce hylton

    bruce hylton New Member

    Sep 25, 2010
    That is a long time to stay in grade school.
  8. wyoredot

    wyoredot New Member

    Dec 16, 2009
    Yeah, I remember those drug days pretty well. If we were to do that to these whiney little punks today our butts would be drug off to the big house.
  9. vytoland

    vytoland New Member

    Oct 14, 2008
    when i was in grade school 1951 - 1959 we got high alot........

    high on watching lash larue and hopalong cassidy at the movies ... high on listening to the lone ranger on the radio, while mom was in the kitchen fixin supper for the family. we all ate together after my dad came home from work.

    where did this all go?? the change sure did come fast!!
  10. 199er

    199er New Member

    May 5, 2010
    Columbia SC
    should have said grade school & high school
  11. Curtis R

    Curtis R New Member

    Jan 25, 2012
    one bad winter here alot of trees came down during a snow and ice storm. i went to the neighborhood and helped remove them from driveways so people wouldnt be stuck. the next door neighbors son went with me until one of the other neighbors offered us 20$ for what we did and i refused the money. the son looked at me and was mad and ask why i did that and i told him that you dont take money for doing a good deed for a neighbor.he didnt help me after that.
  12. geds

    geds New Member

    Mar 27, 2011
    Where did all this go? Same place as "Go get me a switch to beat you with!"
  13. keokeboy

    keokeboy Member

    Aug 20, 2009
    conway ar
    had lot's of home grown MAUI WOWEE until the hippies showed up in the late 60's and the signs came out. MAKE LOVE NOT WAR then the farm got bigger as the years went by.every morning, commune residents had to be drugged out of their banana hut and make it to town to sell their daily harvest. kinda sound like what going on today.
  14. langenc

    langenc Active Member

    Oct 23, 2009
    Montmorency Co, MI
    The best 4 yrs of his life--5th grade.
  15. langenc

    langenc Active Member

    Oct 23, 2009
    Montmorency Co, MI
    Recall a winter when I was about 3rd year in college. My buddy had to go shovel his aunts drive/sidewalk, probably 5" snow.

    We thoiught wed go to the bar after but I didnt have any money. The friends aunt gave us $2. Beer was only 25 cents a shell.

    As we were shoveling the drive I looked across the street and thought 'we could do that one too'. Went and knocked on ther door and the young lady-only couple yrs older than us said "sure'. In a few minutes she hollered out to get the walk from the house to the garage, in the backyard.

    We were just about done and the husband drove up and invited us into the garage by the stoive to warm up and gave us $5. While there the phone rang and our side of the conversation went like this-- "yes I got one setting here" (there was a CJ type Jeep setting in the garage). "Oh I dont know", "do you want new title or used?"

    We took our $5 and left but I always wondered about that conversation. It occurred in the city where Jeeps were made. Was that Jeep a Johnny Cash lunch box variety?
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