Thursday, January 28, 2010

Once Again, Texas Leads the Way

Embalming fluid stolen from Hempstead funeral home - 1/27/10 - Houston News - "Authorities are issuing a warning after a funeral home in Hempstead was burglarized.
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Embalming fluid is used to dip cigarettes or marijuana cigarettes, commonly referred to as 'wet' or 'fry', and then smoked. The following symptoms and/or side effects of consuming or ingesting these poisonous chemicals are said to be; irritation and inflammation of the mouth, throat and stomach. Severe stomach pains followed with possible loss of consciousness, blindness and even death."


Richard Robinson said...

Oh yeah, that sure sounds like a great high. I'll stick with a glass or two of wine, thanks.

Bill Crider said...

I wrote about that in a Sheriff Rhodes book some years ago. I think I'll stick to Dr Pepper.

Karin M said...

So you can get high from an ordinary cig dipped in embalming fluid? How would anyone find that out?

Bill Crider said...

Some people will try anything.