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Reader: Weeds' Starbucks pot shops a plot twist, not reality

The finale of Showtime's

Weeds predicted Starbucks-like pot shops

will proliferate a few short years from now -- a notion that resonates locally given the presence on the November ballot of

Amendment 64, the Regulate Marijuana Like Alcohol Act

. But one reader reminds us to be aware of the differences between fiction and reality.

neopunk15 writes:

First off, its a TV show. It is sad to see it go, but its hard to believe Weeds is any closer to reality than CSI.

Second. I loved Weeds, great show, great cast, could have used more Conrad.

And lastly, Paul Vincent Saurini: I am sure you prefer your cartel swag.

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