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Carole Cross, 70, takes a puff of marijuana at her home in Sedgwick, Colo., in early June. (Photo by Nikki Kahn/The Washington Post)

This comes from The Washington Post’s new opinion blog, The Watch.

The headline: “Since marijuana legalization, highway fatalities in Colorado are at near-historic lows.”

Well, yeah, maybe that’s because they’re all driving 8 m.p.h., and eating chips?  (Actually, it’s a serious analysis.)

Al Kamen, an award-winning columnist on the national staff of The Washington Post, created the “In the Loop” column in 1993.
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