Get ready to see a lot more weed on television, as TruTV recently ordered a pilot episode of a marijuana-based reality show.
Titled “Medicine Man,” the show focuses on the family-run Medicine Man Marijuana Dispensary in Colorado. Working from a massive 40,000-square-foot factory, ten members of the Williams family work hard to produce the amount of pot needed to keep the dispensary fully stocked. According to The Wrap, the show aims to depict the family as typical entrepreneurs rather than lazy stoners.
Yet another Colorado gubernatorial candidate has put his foot in his mouth about the legalization of marijuana. At least this time it’s a republican.
During a debate Thursday in Fort Collins, Colorado, between current Gov. John Hickenlooper (D)—who just last week made headlines for calling legalization “reckless”—and challenger Bob Beauprez (R), Beauprez said he thinks voters should consider repealing marijuana legalization.
Ahh, kids these days… They start so young, don't they? Evidently over in the U.K. they do.
After a series of tips this past Saturday, law enforcement officials in Asda at Newton Abbot stopped a wary-looking youth on suspicion of shoplifting goods worth a whopping 15 pounds. When authorities turned out the contents of the boy's backpack, they were shocked to find a bong and a grinder, which they were quick to point out are commonly used for marijuana smoking. It is unclear if the bong and grinder were purchased legally or stolen along with the other items.