Drug Testing

'Why should you have to take a drug test for freaking marijuana in 2016?'

The "demeaning" persistence and diminishing returns of workplace drug testing, explained on Red Eye


On last night's Red Eye w/ Tom Shillue, which had been pre-empted the previous evening by a plane crash, the genial host intro'd a story about employers being disappointed to discover that they can't find workers willing or able to pass a drug test. "Matt: Say something libertarian here," Shillue said. And so I did:

Jacob Sullum wrote about the puzzling persistence of pee tests six months ago. My account of being drug-tested by the L.A. Times here.