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You can't put pot in the same league as heroin. If you think pot is going to be the biggest problem, you'd have to say the same for our "legal" drug of choice, alcohol.
I haven't read the Calafano book. Does he count the pills sold illegally as "illegal drug" use, too?
Heck, in the USA we're proud of our pill industry being the best, right? Feeling a little down, feeling anxious, we have a pill to fix you up, just ask your doctor if it's right for you. I find this shocking.
If you feel as you do about pot, you'd better outlaw alcohol too, it's a scourge. Oh wait, they tried that, amendment, prohibition. How'd that work out? Rise in crime and crime bosses, and almost no change in consumption. We'd have to find a source of state revenue to replace alcohol taxes. And gambling, I hear that's addictive...
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