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Old 08-14-2019, 11:32 AM
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Cocaine in the United States

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Cocaine is the second most popular illegal recreational drug in the United States behind marijuana, and the U.S. is the world's largest consumer of cocaine.
Washington Post: American cocaine use is way up. Colombia’s coca boom might be why.

OK, so it looks like coke is still pretty popular, apparently more popular than meth or heroin or just about anything except marijuana.

OTOH, there's this plot, which shows a decline in US cocaine consumption through the late 80s and early 90s, down to about a third of its peak in the early 80s. Was Nancy Reagan's "Just Say No" campaign really that successful?