Canadian Prescription Drugs

American Voices ISSUE 39•32 Aug 20, 2003

Major drug manufacturers are attempting to stop Canadian pharmacies from selling discounted prescription drugs to Americans. What do you think?

  • “Look, Canada, stick to exporting that maple-sugar candy of yours. We'll take care of the obscenely expensive prescription drugs.”

    Caroline Lenhart –
    Transcriptionist

  • “Man, I got some primo Nexium when I was up in Vancouver last year.”

    Terry Yoder –
    Solderer

  • “Canada has already given us the best medicine—laughter. Thank you, Ottawa's Dan Aykroyd, for everything.”

    Phillip Settle –
    Systems Analyst

  • “Gay marriage, legal weed, and cheaper prescription drugs? Next they'll have donkeys painted like zebras, too.”

    Nicholas Perez –
    Paramedic

  • “I want to see these senior citizens jailed. I mean, I actually want to see them in the jail.”

    Allison Burke –
    Auditing Clerk

  • “As CEO of Abbott Laboratories, I think Americans should consider themselves lucky they're getting our medicine at all.”

    Jacob Harmon –
    CEO