Breaking The Drinking Age

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The drinking age is useless!!! If anything it should get lowered to like 18. It is reasonable to say that this law is broken everyday. All teens just want to fit in and have a good time. Kids and teens are starting to drink at a much younger age. Hell, even 10-13 year olds are trying to fit in with the older kids. I think the main ages are about 15-18 that break the law the most. It's amazing how many will drink or go to a party just to fit in with the "good" crowd. Well to some of us, that's considered the popular crowd. Our parents call them the "bad" crowd with good reason. But seriously… I really don’t think there is a problem with drinking at our age. People just make it seem horrible because there have been too many accidents involving alcohol. Here's what parties look like for teens. A place…show more content…
But if you think about it, if we drank some alcohol and were responsible. I don’t think that anyone would really care. I’m not saying the parents that think drinking is wrong, are wrong. Most cases they are right. And I'm not trying to say that all teens drink either, but those that do and are stupid enough to say that they can drive home. Those are the ones that ruined our drinking age and put innocent citizens at risk. What’s wrong with having some friends over and drinking as long as you know that they are smart and responsible enough to not drive? If people would understand that having the kids under your supervision and in your house is MUCH better than having your kids sneak out and go to an unsupervised party. If I was a parent and I knew that my kids were going to drink. I allow them to, as long as they stayed under my roof and supervision, because I would know that he wouldn’t drive or do anything stupid. I’d much rather have that, then have him sneak out to a party and get arrested doing something stupid, like trying to
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