“A spike user in the smoking area behind the Catholic Charities Men’s Shelter in #Syracuse, New York. “Spike’’ is the prevailing local term for synthetic #marijuana, but around the country, it is known more commonly as spice. Unlike marijuana, cocaine and other naturally occurring drugs, synthetic cannabinoids can be tweaked on a molecular level to create novel, and arguably legal, drugs. In #Syracuse, where more than a third of the population lives below the poverty line, synthetic marijuana has emergency responders scrambling to save lives. Photo by @philipmontgomery for #NYTMag.” By nytimes on Instagram.
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