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A Controversial Raid on a Smoke Shop Roils Alpine, Texas

texasobserver.org — Until recently, you could expect that Texas' Big Bend region, in its vastness, afforded you a good chance of being left alone.
Jul 30, 2014

We've opened a new front in the War on Drugs: the head shop in Alpine, TX. Great story by @PatrickMichels texasobserver.org/thin-purple-li…

Jul 29, 2014

A must read by @PatrickMichels on the war on drugs, civil liberties and a head shop called the 'purple zone.' texasobserver.org/thin-purple-li…

Jul 29, 2014

RT @PatrickMichels: I’m told my story from the latest issue marks the first appearance of “cock ring” in 60 years of the @TexasObserver. texasobserver.org/thin-purple-li…

Jul 29, 2014

Mazel tov MT @PatrickMichels: I’m told my story marks first appearance of “cock ring” in 60 yrs of @TexasObserver. texasobserver.org/thin-purple-li…

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