The story of Roald Dahl’s “Willy Wonka and the Chocolate Factory,” in addition to the newer movie rendition “Charlie and the Chocolate Factory,” is popular across the world. What many people don’t know is that the whole chocolate factory visit is just one big acid trip, and that Willy Wonka himself is a drug lord.
Marijuana use in the United States became outlawed in the 1970s as a result of Richard Nixon’s War on Drugs. With the passage of the Controlled Substances Act, marijuana was placed in Schedule I, grouping it among LSD and heroin.
All it took was good ol’ monetary incentive.