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I Am Not Stoned: Sobering Realities For Taxpayers On The Road To Legalizing Marijuana

TNCaver Wrote: Nov 19, 2012 8:07 PM
Fear-monger much, do you? Confuse decriminalization of pot with decriminalizing DUI laws much?Confuse decriminalization of pot with everyone suddenly thiniing it's okay to be stoned on the job much? Yes, you do. Like nearly every other, normally rational conservative, you have drunk the government koolaid on this one issue.

Pot fans got what they wanted in Colorado: they finally convinced voters there to support the legalization of “recreational marijuana.” It’s seen as a huge victory for those who support the powers of the individual states, and a great example of “federalism” in action. But who is considering the burden of all of this on the American taxpayer?

Before I go further, let me be clear: I have never in my entire life consumed marijuana. When I was a kid I was out of step with my peers on this, but I’ve just never been interested in “trying it,” and that’s...