The Daily Show smokes Denver's pot scene -- and our weed critic
The Daily Show's long awaited dissection of Denver's medical marijuana industry finally reached the screen last night, and the results were smokin'.
At last, critic William Breathes as seen in his natural habitat.
Along with the anticipated ganja gags (a pile of cheeseburgers makes a guest appearance), correspondent Jason Jones stumbled upon a real story: The competition between larger dispensaries, represented by Apothecary of Colorado, and so-called mom and pops like Delta 9.
Predictably, though, Jones deals with the subject less soberly than did the recent Wall Street Journal piece that caught The Daily Show's attention in the first place. When AOC and 8 Rivers co-owner Scott Durrah talks about how everything in a product room is pot-infused, for instance, Jones tests this theory by licking the hand of Durrah's partner, Wanda James. Tasty.
Jason Jones samples the Wanda James strain.
Check out the full segment below:
|The Daily Show With Jon Stewart||Mon - Thurs 11p / 10c|
|Gone to Pot|