Ed Driscoll

Exile On Nanny Street

Yes, it’s the stimulus package for Lou Reed And Keith Richards, or perhaps an ad for a new William S. Burroughs anthology, or the latest album by the Velvet Underground and Bloomberg, as New York spends $32,000 teaching “Heroin For Dummies”:

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As Tim Blair writes, “New York City banned smoking in bars and nightclubs four years ago, and imposes the highest cigarette taxes in the US. But if you’re a junkie, the city will spend $32,000 teaching you how to shoot up.”

Whatever happened to “Just say no”?