From Time magazine, enlightenment from former Mexican President, Vicente Fox:

“Prohibition didn’t work in the Garden of Eden. Adam ate the apple,” says Fox, 68, looking relaxed in a polo shirt — in contrast to his stressful last days in office. “We have to take all the production chain out of the hands of criminals and into the hands of producers — so there are farmers that produce marijuana and manufacturers that process it and distributors that distribute it, and shops that sell it… I don’t want to say that legalizing means that drugs are good. They are not good but bad for your health and you shouldn’t take them. But ultimately, this responsibility is with citizens.”

Read the full story here.

Why is it always retired politicians???  I mean, I know why- I’m not dumb, but sometimes I just want to stamp my little feet and shout, “Why didn’t you say anything before???”