Photos courtesy of Broken Glass Photography / Sinful Living
Smoking weed at sex parties is nothing new. Hell, we’ve probably been blazing dosia at orgies long before Rome threw its first erotic bacchanal. But, in possibly the first legal event of its kind, a 420-friendly, “clothing-optional” event took place on January 13 at a licensed cannabis social-use club, the Speakeasy Vape Lounge in Colorado Springs, CO.
And in the conservative, evangelical city of Colorado Springs, that’s a pretty big deal.
For one, this town is surrounded by four military bases, and it’s home to over 100 evangelical Christian organizations, including two of the nation’s most prominent right-wing, sex-negative, anti-cannabis groups: Focus on the Family and the Family Research Council.
Second, despite being Colorado’s second-largest city, Colorado Springs’ city council banned recreational pot shops before Amendment 64 went live on January 1st, 2014. Over four years later, the city still