Not a Crime but a Misery-Reliever

Prohibition of alcoholic drinks was attempted in the United States from 1920 to 1933 and was abandoned because it not only failed but caused a huge surge in violent crime and human tragedy.

The War on Drugs was started in 1914 (by an obsessive racist named Harry Anslinger),

Harry Anslinger

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Wallace and the track of next week’s eclipse

The first of this year’s two total eclipses is drawing near: March 9, to be seen from within a narrow path across the Earth:

Eclipse track 2016 March 9

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