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Drinking Age Should Be Lowered
People use alcohol for numerous reasons; peer pressure, celebration, anxiety, sadness, boredom, rebellion and insomnia are just a few. Teens fall under the category of “people”. The legal drinking age is currently twenty-one, but illegally... (more »)
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WHY SCIENCE IS MAKING LIFE BORING...
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I’m sorry to say it, but scrolling through this category makes me a little ashamed of being a teenager. By the looks of things, most of us are intent on gabbling on about the news that (shock-horror) smoking, drinking and drugs can shorten... (more »)
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Dear drugs and Alchohol This work is considered exceptional by our editorial staff.
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Dear drugs and alcohol, You make the most successful men your slave. You control millions of minds around the world. When their not on you they dream of you, and when they don’t have you they think of ways to steal you. You’re the reason why... (more »)
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Please Say No To Drugs!
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I beg every teenager that comes to this website, to say "no" to drugs. You have more influence on your friends and peers than you could imagine. It all starts with the thought that either it's cool to do drugs or you can just do it... (more »)
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Drinking Laws This work has been published in the Teen Ink monthly print magazine.
     A strong belief of mine is that the drinking age should be increased. I don’t believe that at 21 most people are either mature enough or responsible enough to handle drinking. Alcohol is one of the most commonly... (more »)
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Drug Use Should Be Legal in America
Next year, America will have undergone two changes that seem to run counter to each other. Absinthe will be legal, while the hallucinogen salvia is currently in the process of becoming illegal in the states. While absinthe has long been... (more »)
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A Latent Addiction This work has been published in the Teen Ink monthly print magazine.
     I have recently been diagnosed with an addiction - to coffee. And I am not alone. This is a problem among Americans of all ages. The coffee shop has become a social staple in our culture. Its enticing aroma, cozy and... (more »)
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Pot Should Be Legal
By , gibsonia, PA
My view on drugs has definetly changed over the past year. I think marijuana should be legal. Why? Because I don't think it's that dangerous of a drug. It slows down your body process and calms you down. As long as your in a safe place... (more »)
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Something to think about before criticizing Drugs
By , 398765, United States
The world these days, is tumultuous. By tumultuous, I mean that there are just as many things, or more, as there always have been that make us really stressed out, make us cry, and make us do whatever we do when in distress. I'd like to... (more »)
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Legalize Marijuana
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You see marijuana leaves posted everywhere, don’t you? You see them on myspace profiles and stamped upon public building and proudly printed upon the waving signs of protestors throughout the country. Since 1937 this certain leaf has caused a... (more »)
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Crack: And Why It's Not Funny
By , Westfield, MA
Crack: And why it's not funny. "He's on crack or something!" "Are you on crack?!" "This stuff is as addictive as crack!" You've heard things like this being said, but have you ever really... (more »)
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Drugs are never right!
In society we face a number of problems. We face many different problems from ocean to ocean, but the problem that causes the most problems these days are drugs. With drugs come many different problems. Drugs cause bad decision making, committing... (more »)
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lost respect
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I believe I’ve made this clear to a lot of people I know. Honestly, I have no respect for those who drink, smoke, or do drugs. There are girls who are my friends on Facebook and I see their pictures being the most commented on. What are the... (more »)
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Was it Really Worth it? This work is considered exceptional by our editorial staff.
September 7, 2009, my sister was the passenger in a red dodge neon that was being controlled by a drunk driver. Tiff was with a “friend”, knowing he had been drinking, but not knowing how much. It was Labor Day. That night I could not... (more »)
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Why is it Cool??
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Tell me one good reason why people think its cool. Why people think they have to be high to be cool? Really all they are doing is killing their future. It just makes me so mad that people think they have to be doing everything everyone els does.... (more »)
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The Question of the Legality of Marijuana
The United States federal government has taken it upon itself to ban the use of marijuana within its jurisdiction for the incorrect and popular belief that ingesting any purely herbal form of the cannabis plant will harm the using individual and... (more »)
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