Should one of the arguments for lowering the drinking age (which I wholeheartedly support... and more important I support allowing the states to make their own decisions on this subject; not blackmailed by the federal leviathan)... should one argument for that be that doing so reduces underage weed consumption?
Argument in Favor of Maintaining the Legal Drinking Age
Was President McCardell’s argument for lowering the drinking age actually structured around traffic deaths, or was he advocating a more holistic stance, incorporating student health, addiction, violence, etc? If so, it is a bit misleading to refute his argument with evidence from the National Highway Transportation Administration.
legal drinking age simply promotes illicit drinking ..
While this is a serious discussion, I think the arguments for lowering the drinking age are largely without merit. Here's a satirical piece from The Onion on Teenagers and Alcohol.
argument about lowering the drinking age ..