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  • A colleague's kid's school launched an anti-drugs campaign that involves a different activity for the students each week. Recently, they had to do a poster, and one child's entry was a hit for all the wrong reasons.

    It featured a drawing of a large mason-type jar with a forlorn-looking stick figure inside, arms up, hands placed helplessly against the glass. The caption: Don't Get Trapped in the Jar of Drugs

    I've been giggling about this for hours now, working it into every conversation I can.

    "How's it going, Mike?"

    "How do you think it's going? I'm trapped in the Jar of Drugs."

    I promise to stop. I just can't promise when.

    Image credit: Save it for a rainy day via Flickr under the Creative Commons License (
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