Marijuana: Doonesbury's Zonker moving to Boulder to become "respected drug lord"
Last month, we wrote about the Colorado-centric storyline in Doonesbury featuring Zonker Harris, who announced that he was moving to Colorado to become a hemp farmer; see our original post below.
Since then, we've put out the welcome mat for Zonker by featuring him on the cover of Westword for our 4/20 issue -- and he's rewarding us with details about relocating to the Boulder area to become a "respected drug lord." Details and excerpts below.
Over the past few days, Zonker and his nephew, Zipper, have been saying their goodbyes as they head toward our fair state. Here's a hilarious example from April 19:
Good thing there's no stigma -- because on that same day, this image was in news racks all over the Denver metro area:
Yesterday's strip put Zipper in the spotlight. Here's frame one:
In frame two, Boulder is name-checked:
This green-rush pitch definitely hits home, as is clear from frame three:
What will happen when Zonker and Zipper arrive? We can't wait to find out.
Continue for our original post about Zonker and hemp farming.