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Cocaine Argument Good For Online Gambling?

TAGs: cocaine, Tom Felling

Tom Felling, a London newsman has made the case that the US would be best served by legalizing and regulating cocaine rather than to continue its war on drugs. Felling believes that numbers show that the US efforts have not deterred the distribution of cocaine and if anything, has cost the US billions of dollars while trying to stop it. Now comparisons are being drawn towards the ongoing online gambling debate, with those feeling both issues raise similar points… I’m not sure online gambling wants to be linked anywhere near to the topic of drugs and cocaine in the US. While Americans do love their blow, I can’t remember anyone campaigning to legalize the stuff no matter how much financial sense it makes. We all know the current system is flawed and I get the similarities, but online gambling is for entertainment, not to get you high, bad comparison in my books. Read more.

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