[LMB] OT: legalization

Peter Granzeau pgranzeau at cox.net
Thu Jan 27 00:03:11 GMT 2011


At 12:48 PM 1/26/2011, Anke Wehner wrote:
>I can't really imagine drinking or smoking age to be raised above the
>age of majority, though. You're old enough to sign binding contracts,
>vote in elections and to run for most political offices, or to
>volunteer for the army... Sorry, but combining that with "you are too
>young to drink alcohol" seems seriously weird to me.

And to me.  Which tells me that the age to be able to sign binding contracts, vote in elections and to run for most political offices, or to volunteer for the army is too young.  Instead of lowering the drinking age, we should raise all those other ages back to 21.


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Regards, Pete
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