In order to pay homage to all of those people who think weed should still be illegal, here is a quick history lesson on the use of weed and hemp in America.
I recently did a poll on Twitter asking who is the “greatest stoner legend of all time?” with the choices being Tommy Chong, Bob Marley, Snoop Dogg and Willie Nelson. The results are shown here with Bob Marley winning with 41% of the vote (Snoop came in 2nd with 33%, followed by Tommy Chong at 16% and Willie Nelson at 10%).
The public backlash that came with UFC fighter Nick Diaz’s five-year suspension and $165,000 fine testing positive for marijuana has actually paid off — at least a little.
After reaching a settlement with the Nevada State Athletic Commission (NSAC) earlier this month, Diaz’s punishment for his third positive test result for marijuana has been reduced to an 18-month suspension and $100,000 fine. Which is better, but still pretty fucking stupid.
If you were a homeless person on the streets of Denver on Christmas Eve, it’s probably safe to say you were having a rough night. Life couldn’t be going how you planned it. Whatever the reason, you’re without family and without a warm place to stay the night that you can call your own for the holidays.