Saturday, February 16, 2013

Policy Fallacy 003: Booze and Bongs

Join Joe and Rex for a discussion of the unintended consequences of prohibiting alcohol and legalizing marijuana. Probably not at the same time, but you never know.

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Links of the week
Story about the government poisoning alcohol (Slate)
Webpage for the Ken Burns Prohibition documentary (PBS)
Libertarian paper saying Prohibition was a total failure (Cato)
Article saying legalization could hurt cartels (Economist)
Legal discussion of what happens when states say yes but the feds say no (Vanderbilt Law Review)

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