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    Cynthia Nixon’s campaign is having a contest to. . . win a bong?

    Democratic candidate for governor Cynthia Nixon talks to campaign volunteers at her campaign headquarters in the Brooklyn borough of New York, Thursday, July 12, 2018. (AP Photo/Mary Altaffer)
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    Democratic candidate for governor Cynthia Nixon spoke to volunteers at her campaign headquarters in Brooklyn on Thursday.

    NEW YORK — Cynthia Nixon fans who agree with the former ‘‘Sex and the City’’ star that marijuana should be legalized can support her campaign for governor of New York by entering a contest to win a bong.

    The contest to win a glass bong signed by Abbi Jacobson and Ilana Glazer of Comedy Central’s ‘‘Broad City’’ runs through July 16.

    The contest website says it ‘‘may be a silly contest but it’s a serious issue.’’


    Nixon is running against Gov. Andrew Cuomo for the Democratic nomination.

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    Cuomo said last year he opposed legalizing marijuana for recreational purposes but since then he has called for a study of the issue.

    Jacobson and Glazer support legalization.

    Nixon spokeswoman Lauren Hitt says about 2,000 people have entered. The website seeks but does not require donations.