Prevalent in Vietnam, Thai Sticks became acknowledged as popular in the United States to some extent, however the term never entered the popular public sphere. Thai sticks were popular especially during the mid-60s (perhaps 1966-67) until the early seventies.
john smoked it first. he was fine. ed smoked it next. all was well. but when mike smoked it, the shit hit the fan; something extra amongst the grass. After an hour mike became belligerent; within three hours he passed out. The time in between reveled intensity never to be felt by the rest of them, and trigger-sleepy-depressed remained the prevalent attitude for the remainder of smoking the thai sticks