LETTER: Ultimate pot warning

The infamous mayor of Toronto once again demonstrated his need for attention by jumping into the media spotlight ...

The infamous mayor of Toronto once again demonstrated his need for attention by jumping into the media spotlight swirling around Justin Trudeau’s admission he had taken five or six puffs of weed.

Rob Ford, ever the bigger-than-life extrovert, playfully boasted he had smoked “a lot” of marijuana.

If and when marijuana is legalized, the federal government is certain to insist that warnings are placed on the packages describing the harmful long-term effects of overuse.

The best way to scare the hell out of teenagers would be to attach a picture of Rob Ford under the heading: “I smoked a lot of marijuana. Do you want to end up like me?”

Lloyd Atkins, Vernon