In an interview with the New Yorker, President Barack Obama declared marijuana is no more dangerous than alcohol.
Obama says marijuana ‘no more dangerous than alcohol’
"...I smoked pot as a kid, and I view it as a bad habit and a vice, not very different from the cigarettes that I smoked as a young person up through a big chunk of my adult life. I don't think it is more dangerous than alcohol," Obama said.
So why is the President wading into the controversial politics of pot?
OutFront: Editor-in-Chief of Reason-dot come Nick Gillespie and CNN legal analyst Paul Callan.
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