Comment of the Day

Reader: Even if New York Gave Out Nightly Free Blow Jobs, Colorado Would Still Be Better

Of course, people don't have to be from New York to peruse the New York Times. But Patricia Calhoun's post about a Times column focusing on Colorado -- and reader comments declaring that, among other things, pot legalization is boring -- inspired plenty of Colorado v. New York debates among our readers. Standing out from the pack was the following example of particularly memorable sarcasm.

See also: Pot Legalization is Boring and Colorado Is Filled With NIMBYs, say NY Times Readers

Kev Markis writes:

Shit guys, get a grip! Clearly the world revolves around New York. It has almost 88% of the world's population, and the nightly free blow jobs are a great way for them to give back to the taxpayers. Also, um, helooooo, Time Square, anybody? That place is neat.

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