Emily: sloppily femme American lesbian. Recent graduate and part time retail worker. Has vaguely defined aesthetic values. Science fiction, Hindi film, media criticism, leftism, the culture of industrialism, pretty-ass pictures.
The failure to realize that “regulation” and “law enforcement” are very closely related concepts is sort of stunning. That said, you can totally have a market which prohibits fraud but is otherwise largely unregulated. It’s just that it turns out markets are really bad at solving problems like “what percentage of people will happily consume something that’s likely to kill them in twenty years, even if they’re informed, because they can’t evaluate the risks coherently?”