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Comments Off on Overdose Deaths Are the Product of Drug Prohibition

REASON – During Prohibition, drinkers never knew what they would get when they set out to slake their thirst. Bootleggers often sold products adulterated with industrial alcohol and other toxins. Some 10,000 people were fatally poisoned before America gave up this grand experiment in suppressing vice. The biggest toll from modern drug prohibition, writes Steve […]

Comments Off on An Elvis Documentary All About the Artist, Not the Celebrity: New at Reason

REASON – If the HBO documentary Elvis Presley: The Searcher has a motto, it’s a quote from an interview that Tom Petty gave the filmmakers shortly before his death last year: “We should not make the mistake of writing off a great artist by all the clatter that came later.” Made with the assistance of […]