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Munchies from marijuana festival fetch $50 online

Seattle Police public affairs officers gave out bags of Doritos with a sticker affixed that helped spell out rules for marijuana users.

By Associated_Press Aug 20, 2013 6:46PM

SEATTLE (AP) — A few eBay users are seeing a money-making opportunity in the free bags of chips that were given out by police over the weekend at Seattle's pot festival known as Hempfest.
Photo: Joshua Trujillo/AP/seattlepi.comAn unopened Doritos bag from Hempfest had drawn eight bids by Monday afternoon, pushing the price to $58. One bag listed as "used" was fetching $50.

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The nacho-cheese-flavored Doritos were a popular topic surrounding the event because Seattle police distributed them for free along with stickers designed to inform pot consumers about the state's legal pot law.

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Officers handed out only 1,000 bags of chips at an event that draws as many as 85,000 people per day.



Photo: Seattle Police public affairs officers gave out bags of Doritos with a sticker affixed that helped spell out rules for marijuana users during the second day of Seattle's annual Hempfest on Aug. 17 (Joshua Trujillo/AP/seattlepi.com)

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2Comments
Aug 21, 2013 3:21AM
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Can you say "Cool Cops"? Nice how these ones are reacting in a reasonable manner.  And no, only the original bags are collector's items.
Aug 21, 2013 2:45AM
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Hey Seattle police , Make more bags and sell em yourself on ebay 
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