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What are the biggest days of the year for marijuana sales? Probably, if you are a part of what we used to call the “cannabis culture,” you know the answers. Me, I found out by accident when I stumbled upon Washington State's open sales data from its retail marijuana shops. With Canadian pot retailers failing to meet supply pressures in the first weeks of legalization, I got curious about the details of the sales cycle in the U.S. states that beat us to it.
Washington, it turns out, publishes insanely detailed microdata : you can download a database whose rows have the exact time, price...
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