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Sin taxes

Published: Wednesday, Jan. 8, 2014 5:30 a.m. CDT

To the Editor:

I'm confused.

Throughout history drinking, drugs and gambling were bad for you. The state has figured out a way to tax these activities, and I guess they are OK.

What is next? Prostitution?

Walter J. Steffens

Johnsburg

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