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  1. Basoodler
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    Are your co-workers high on life — or something else?

    One in 10 Americans has turned up for work high on marijuana, according to new statistics.

    A joint Mashable.com and SurveyMonkey poll of 534 Americans found that about 9.7% of U.S. workers have gone to work after smoking weed.

    Some 81% of those people bought the drug illegally, the poll found — that is, did not purchase it in Colorado or Washington, where the drug is legal for recreational purposes, or were not taking it for medical reasons in one of the 23 states where doing so is legal.

    The poll also found that 28% of poll respondents have gone to work under the influence of a prescription drug, and 7% of those people took it for recreational, not medical, purposes. About 95% of people who have been at work while on a prescription drug got the medicine from their doctor.

    Last month, a poll from Blowfish (the company sells a tablet to treat hangovers) said that half of all Americans have gone to work hungover. -----





    Article source 9/19/14
    http://time.com/3399952/1-in-10-americans-weed-cannabis-marijuana-high/

    Mashable / graph source
    http://mashable.com/2014/09/17/going-to-work-high/

    Surveymonkey
    https://www.surveymonkey.com/user/sign-in/?ep=/home/

    Blowfish hangover

    http://mashable.com/2014/08/04/hangover-at-work/

Comments

  1. Basoodler
    I hate to say it, but 1 in 10 seems LOW to me. I'd say that 1 in 10 Americans of adult age have smoked dope while on break at work.. It is extremely common for college age or teens to experiment before work.. Its not real uncommon for adults in General.

    Based on my personal experience of coarse
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