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After receiving complaints about a pair of marijuana-printed leggings that came in toddler sizes, Amazon has removed the item from its site. The seller, AOSHILONG-Baby, called the pattern "digital printed leaves," leaving room for interpretation, but we all know a weed leaf when we see one. You can view the print here, on a women's tank top that is still being sold by the vendor. I have personally seen cuter weed apparel.

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According to The Huffington Post, parents and anti-drug advocates complained that the leggings, which sell for $5.99 - $7, are a means of normalizing marijuana to children. I think that any pair of leggings that cheap will probably be of very poor quality and therefore you shouldn't buy them regardless of the pattern.

"Anything that normalizes marijuana with kids is child abuse," said Scott Chipman, an activist for Citizens Against Legalizing Marijuana, to The Huffington Post. And while Chipman may be fighting a losing battle on the legalization front (just this past election four more states legalized it for adult recreational use: Massachusetts, Maine, California and Nevada), the thing about weed is that it's for grown ups, not toddlers. Think about it in terms of other adult things, like alcohol. Personally, if I had a child (I do not), I would probably not dress it up in leggings advertising my favorite domestic beer of choice. First of all because it's tacky, and second of all because associating alcohol with a child just doesn't feel right.

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Diane Ramseyer, executive director of Drug-Free Charlotte in Florida, also commented on the leggings in an interview with WFTX: "“Why would you have that? You’re advertising that you’re showing acceptability to them.” What I think that all of these people are missing is that these leggings are NOT cute and they should be worn by NO ONE. Weed-patterned clothing is very hard to pull off, unless you are Ilana from Broad City, and I think it's safe to say your baby is not Ilana from Broad City.

Dressing a baby shouldn't be that hard. They're already so cute! Just stay in the lanes and buy something that has cute animals on it, and you'll be fine. Honestly, I'm just not convinced it's ever cool to use your clothing to advertise to the world that you like to get high.

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Sources: Huffington Post | WFTX