https://news.fastcompany.com/oregon...s-why-that-makes-good-financial-sense-4042761 i tire of this nonsense which says you must be 21 to smoke and drink. The legal age of responsibility is 18 in every state so mandate drinking and smoking age as 18 for consistency. Otherwise set legal age of responsibility to 21 and be done with it. To be consistent, set age of consent, driving age, draft age to 21 too. I mean, there can’t be any inconsistencies.