Brazil is seeing an epidemic of new drug addiction with Oxidado, a cocaine-based crack substitute that sells for $1 per dose. Most users are dead in a year.
So what the hey? Legalize it. Our homegrown critics say the war on drugs here is a waste of time and money, and forces drug prices up so addicts have to commit crimes to get it. At $1 a dose, this stuff is quite affordable. Let's see what happens when people have unlimited access to addictive drugs without the interference of bad old government.