I’m sure that many years ago, when they unveiled the first cigarette vending machines, people were shitting themselves with joy. Of course, that was when doctors were in cigarette advertisements and everybody thought shit was sweet. Now, it’s 2014 and it looks like it might be time to soil ’em up one more time. After years of senseless prohibition, the United States may one day soon be truly united in holy cannabinoid matrimony.

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We’re still only about a third of the way into the dawn of this new era, with Maryland being the 21st State To Allow Medical Marijuana, 18th State To Decriminalize Possession, but this new development should help move things along. The machine, called the ZaZZZ, is “an automated, age-verifying, climate-controlled marijuana dispensing machine.” According to the creators at American Green, the ZaZZZ reportedly uses biometrics to verify a customer’s age while the climate-controlled machine also keeps the cannabis fresh.

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