Thursday, January 28, 2010

Once Again, Texas Leads the Way

Embalming fluid stolen from Hempstead funeral home - 1/27/10 - Houston News - abc13.com: "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."

4 comments:

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.