Drinking at 21 is the lure into adulthood. It’s a lure that makes you believe the consequences can be contained within a toilet bowl.
You think its all fun and games until …
You have to get a job
And pay taxes
and social navigating and rent and school loans and
And before you know it, the fun gateway to adulthood drug is a necessity to dull the edges of stress and incompetence. So really, its a gateway drug. Pot gets all the credit while alcohol is the real culprit.