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Stars & Stripes reporter smokes dope in Afghanistan so you don’t have to!

A Stars & Stripes reporter was detained by MPS in Kandahar for possessing marijuana and resigned his position, the military newspaper reports. Congrats to S&S for carrying the article disclosing this — a lot of newspapers wouldn’t have, I think.

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A Stars & Stripes reporter was detained by MPS in Kandahar for possessing marijuana and resigned his position, the military newspaper reports. Congrats to S&S for carrying the article disclosing this — a lot of newspapers wouldn’t have, I think.

Thomas E. Ricks covered the U.S. military from 1991 to 2008 for the Wall Street Journal and then the Washington Post. He can be reached at ricksblogcomment@gmail.com. Twitter: @tomricks1

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