Wednesday, April 23, 2014
PLACERVILLE, CALIFORNIA
99 CENTS

I don’t like the smell of…

EDITOR:

I don’t like the smell of:

Fresh cut grass;
The food you barbecue out back;

Your classic car reeks a bit;
Those pigs your’e raisin’ smell like …

You say my arguments are not fact;
For you say you speak of a plant;

Your rose garden offends me bad;
Jasmine you’re growing makes my nose sad;

The wine being made during crush;
Is an odor deserving of punishment.

What I have expressed here seems like a joke. Time and taxpayer money is being wasted on a directly relatable issue. The growing of medical marijuana, this new issue of regulating smells is crazy. Think about it. But if smells are to be regulated I have a list of 101. Number one is hot asphalt.

CASEY HAYHURST
Placerville

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  • Oh BrotherJune 25, 2013 - 8:43 pm

    In the area of marijuana. Why is it that when the Cameron Park dispensaries were raided and closed it was front page news. But when all charges were dropped there was no follow up in the news or newspaper.

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  • Fran DuChampJune 25, 2013 - 9:40 pm

    Yep...Hot asphalt would be up there on my list as well.

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