Originally Posted by TexanBob
They already do with increased medical costs. But how far do you want to take this? Should gays be taxed because of their higher rates of HIV/AIDS infections? Should we tax cell phone users because of all the auto accidents they cause? How about we tax junkies for the damage they do through drug abuse?
Somehow, this concept of bankrupting people into better health has a flaw in it somewhere. Most people who earn less money tend to choose *less* healthy alternatives for food, not better choices.
GREAT IDEA! Honestly
But you have to legalize in order to tax it!
New can of worms.....