No, alcohol isn't a drug.<quoted text>
You most certainly did contradict yourself. You are the epitome of self contradictory statements. Read back a bit... it's right here in the thread.
Alcohol is a drug.
Nicotine is a drug.
You use both.
You use drugs.
As far as legality...
If people choose to use marijuana, they're going to. If they don't, they don't. The "law" has little to no influence over their choice.
Lastly... of those sorted reasons for smoking cigarettes... I suppose addiction *isn't* one of them.
No, cigarettes aren't drugs.
Yes, addiction is a big part of cigarettes.