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Old 04-16-2013, 03:07 PM   #67
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Originally Posted by nyuk nyuk View Post
I'd like a pro-legalizer to explain to us how ending prohibition was a good thing.

I see nobody weighing the numbers of dead moonshiner gangs with what we've seen with legalization that's far worse: Over 10,000 dead drunken driving a year, alcohol-related violence, and alcohol-related diseases and deaths.

How on earth do a few thousand criminal gangsters shooting each other outweigh this?
Business growth, jobs, economy, curbing one level of illegal profiteering. We currently have a better American beer business than prior to prohibition. Also, Jesus would have ended prohibition.
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