"Congratulations... your son didn't die of multiple machine gun shots in a vain attempt to slow down the spread of something that we let happen." Beaker's right about that... there's something VERY fishy going on vis a vis the drug cartels. Not saying we have to legalize it, but... to defeat a nemesis that only gets stronger through battle, giving up confounds them, causing a huge defeat. We need a way to do that. Addiction is addiction in any form, and any form can be just as deadly or destructive. It's not just that Prohibition didn't work, Prohibition created violence and crime and people were STILL drinking. Like Fearless Leader in Bullwinkle said "Rules only keep honest people out... if you're a crook, you sneak in anyway."