It’s been a few weeks since there’s been any sort of dust-up surrounding the legal head shop in downtown Duluth, The Last Place on Earth. The shop sells synthetic marijuana.
Jonathan Bothun posted a video on Perfect Duluth Day asking a good question as, he says, a fact finding mission for a longer documentary: Who smokes synthetic pot and why?
Synthetic Marijuana: Man on the Street Questions from jonathan bothun on Vimeo.
In Sioux Falls, KELO TV reports on another growing problem surrounding stores that sell synthetic marijuana: dumpster divers.
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Bob Collins has been with Minnesota Public Radio since 1992, emigrating to Minnesota from Massachusetts. He was senior editor of news in the ’90s, ran MPR’s political unit, created the MPR News regional website, invented the popular Select A Candidate, started several blogs, and every day laments that his Minnesota Fantasy Legislature project never caught on.
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