Thousands turned out to consume marijuana, causing traffic gridlock* in the east end of the park.** (Hippies have lots of cars – did not know that.)
Here’s part of the action, at around 4:20 PM:
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See you next year.
*Perhaps MUNI could operate a special “420 service” from Civic Center BART every April 20th, maybe charge $4.20 one-way?
**A traffic light at the foot of eastbound JFK Drive at Kezar Drive certainly is called for, but doctrine mandates just having a stop sign.
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