I think we need some edumacating in the Oak Park, Illinois area regarding drugs and the drug war.
Check out Teens discuss legalization of drugs.
This is the one that made my head explode:
Many teens think the drug war will only increase if drugs are legalized.
“It will probably become like the wild west,” said Oscar, 17. “In my neighborhood, we don’t even jump anymore when we hear a gun shot. If the dealers and the junkies get into something, then we all will have to hide.”
[Nicole:] “I’ve seen people get shot and beaten up badly over a drug deal gone badly,” she said “If drugs become legal, then the people will really lose their minds.” […]
“If drugs become legal,” Malia said, “then we would probably see people lying out in the streets blowed!”