Reader: Smuggling marijuana into Boulder qualifies for Darwin Awards

Our post about competitive pilot Carl Gruber, who was arrested at Boulder Memorial Airport after allegedly transporting 55 pounds of marijuana to the facility, sparked a number of wry comments.

Here's one that questioned whether Boulder really needed such an influx of weed.

JM writes:

This should be up for some sort of Darwin Award. Bringing weed to Boulder is akin to taking water to an ocean.

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