He asked that we perhaps model U.S. policy on that of the Dutch. Quite a
progressive move for an older guy. His examples aren't quite solid,
though. Michael Jackson used legal drugs illegally to dull the pain of
his human experience, and Amy Winehouse wasn't even using in America. Doesn't
matter. The gesture was a somewhat thoughtful expression of love for a star whom we all wish we could have helped not fall.
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