Now that the nation has lived through the Breaking Bad years few of us can think of New Mexico without conjuring up images of Walt and Jessie playing with their mobile chemistry set in the deserts outside Albuquerque.
While we may always associate NM with Hatch peppers and crystal blue meth, according to an article sent me by a reader, America’s true center of meth production is right here in our Midwestern backyards.
If you want to know more about the realities of meth along with how simple it is to make, click the map, study the it and the graphs, and read the accompanying text. Pretty eye-opening stuff. Also take a look at how two states, Oregon and Mississippi, have chosen to attack the makers.