Uncle Tractor: So how's that war on drugs going for you?
Gunderson: Unfortunately, heroin use shot up once the government started cracking down on prescription drug abuse.
433: Riche: Wouldn't it be cheaper to legalize the stuff and let Darwin sort things out?You would think, but, no. The associated costs of dealing with addiction, the behavior or addicts themselves, and uh, more that I'm not in the mode to think of offhand, basically, the actual costs of addiction and the costs of addiction to society make the legalization of some drugs too much to justify.
davidphogan: Didn't Portugal successfully decriminalize everything?
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