5 most discussed stories: Rays lose ALDS, synthetic marijuana selling in Tampa Bay
Here is my weekly look at which stories generated the most dicussion on tampabay.com. Hot topics included the Tampa Bay Rays loss in Game 5 of the ALDS and a story about the growing use of synthetic marijuana in Tampa Bay. See the stories and the top-rated comment from the discussion:
"I know Im going to get a thumbs down for this, but I had no hate toward Maddon all year since we did win our division. However, I changed my mind at 6:30 this morning when I heard that Shoppach was in the lineup." ~ PJ247
"A big letdown, and don't blame the Trop for these 3 home lost games." ~ Lanienus
"The war on marijuana users is a complete failure and a tragedy. Marijuana is nontoxic and has vast medicinal applications but it is also the SAFEST of all drugs, even SAFER than many common foods. " ~ Jsknow
"I am so confused at how Republicans work. " ~ taylrhill
Women, if he ever abuses you he will do it again. Get away from him and stay away." ~ luvstpete
Lots of talk about baseball, politics and pot. Sound about right to you? Which stories should tampabay.com readers have been discussing/debating this past week? Mak sure you're registered to comment -- and rate comments -- then join the discussion.