Have you ever wondered how we found ourselves in the midst of an opioid crisis that is killing around 90 people every day? Are nasty drug smugglers sneaking over southwest borders and supplying gangs with contraband drugs? Dream on. This crisis was designed and, pardon the expression, executed by Big Pharma, with bi-partisan support from the U. S.Congress. The Republicans and Democrats can agree about almost nothing, but when it comes to unleashing powerful medications on an unsuspecting public, everyone is on board.