02/25/2015 10:55 am ET

Baby Boomers In Awe Of Recreational Marijuana Stores

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The prospect of medical marijuana for sale in your Illinois neighborhood may seem unreal.

But for a truly mind-blowing experience, even without trying the wares, consider a glimpse at the next step on the legalization continuum: its sale for recreational use.

The recreational use of pot became legal in Colorado in 2014. Which means that a ski vacation there now offers an additional kind of adventure.

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