It's 4/20 (April 20) after all.
Guess what happens? Two black dudes decide to bring a gun to a pot festival (one doing his best Trayvon Martin impression, donning a hoodie for the affair) and turn the peaceful dope party into another reminder of what guns, blacks, and steel devolves into [Two shot at Denver's Civic Center 4/20 pot rally, Denver Post, 4-20-13]:
Two people were shot in the leg at Denver's Civic Center during Saturday's 4/20 pot rally and a third person was grazed by a bullet.
A man and a woman were both shot, said Denver Police spokesman Sonny Jackson. Their injuries are not life-threatening. A juvenile who was grazed by a bullet walked to a nearby hospital.
Both victims are in their 20s. They were taken to Denver Health Medical Center.
Police are looking for at least two suspects involved in the shooting. Investigators do not know what sparked the shooting.
Crowds scattered around 5 p.m. when shots were heard Saturday.
Both of the victims were shot near the outdoor Greek theater. The man remained near the theater, but the woman was able to run across West 14th Avenue and out of the park.