I say “controversial” because it was supposed to be a clever ploy, but became one that people who might need to mellow out a little bit got upset about.
But I’m getting ahead of myself.
April 20 is 4/20, known as basically Christmas day for stoners in which they blaze it up and ponder deep thoughts much like every other day of the year, but symbolically today.
It’s not, however, legal in all states to dip into the hippie lettuce, and in Wyoming, Minnesota, some creative police officers came up with an especially clever way to catch potheads.
You gotta give them some points for creativity, and Twitter did just that, as it went massively viral.
Most people found the joke pretty hilarious.
But there were those who didn’t find it so funny, considering how many people actually do go to prison over weed-related offenses.
Read more: http://twentytwowords.com/these-cops-have-controversial-way-to-catch-stoners-on-420/