Editorial: Even ‘cowtown’ beats cannabis town

There was one upside to the pandemic’s disruption of public life — no “420” festival for two years. That’s the annual, open-air pot party in downtown Denver’s Civic Center Park, where thousands of revelers converge, brazenly light up — yes, it’s still illegal in public — and proceed to act out every stoner stereotype. Oh, and embarrass our entire state.

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