A candidate who supports the legalization of prostitution and heroin would seemingly be anathema to evangelical Christians. But could libertarian iconoclast Ron Paul win over the social conservatives who dominate the Iowa caucuses? In a recent Bloggingheads.tv diavlog, Sarah Posner of Religion Dispatches and Michael Brendan Dougherty of Business Insider explore how Paul is translating his libertarianism into terms that evangelicals could embrace.
Colorado is now well into its first year as the first state to legalize recreational marijuana. How's it going? James Hamblin visits Aspen.