Surprise, Guys! - Okay, So Scientists Just Proved That Weed Makes You Lazy As Fuck

Pizza and weed. I don’t need more for a happy life. Just pizza and weed. And maybe some beer. Pizza, weed, and beer. And maybe a good show on Netflix.…
Surprise, Guys!

Okay, So Scientists Just Proved That Weed Makes You Lazy As Fuck

Pizza and weed. I don’t need more for a happy life. Just pizza and weed. And maybe some beer. Pizza, weed, and beer. And maybe a good show on Netflix. Pizza, weed, beer, and “Gilmore Girls.” And, okay, maybe someone for sex. No kissing, no talking, just some quick sex, while Rory talks to Lorelai about school or love or shot. Yeah. Pizza, weed, beer, “Gilmore Girls,” and some guy. Cool.

But, and here’s the big but: According to University of British Columbia researchers, weed makes you lazy as fuck. I know, I know, who would have thought, I know, but hey: I hate it when science reports confirm that my life choices suck, even though I already know that, deep down inside myself. Weed makes me lazy. I know. Give me some pizza already… And beer…

“When rats were given THC – the active ingredient in cannabis or marijuana – we found that they were less likely to exert the mental energy needed to do more difficult tasks,” Mason Silveira, a PhD candidate in psychology at the University of British Columbia, tells us. “What’s particularly interesting is though they were less likely to do these more difficult tasks they were still able to. There’s this distinction between THC’s ability to affect your cognition versus your willingness to actually use your cognitive abilities.” Oh my God…

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