Quick hits on these:
Thomas Jefferson said, "A lottery is a wonderful thing; it only taxes the willing." True, but the marketing nowadays is deceptive and exploitative; Illinois once had a billboard in a bad Chicago neighborhood that said, "This could be your ticket out." EXCUSE ME?
Steroids have supposedly been linked to cancer, so I must disagree with John on this; I believe that a ban on ALL PEDs is a good thing.