CannaCon, Large Pot Expo, Draws Crowds In Seattle

The expo features seminars as well as exhibitors offering products for all aspects of the medical and recreational marijuana industry in Washington state.

WASHINGTON: A marijuana-enhanced barbecue sauce is among the products on display at a large cannabis expo in Seattle.CannaCon is a three-day event that runs through Saturday. The expo features seminars as well as exhibitors offering products for all aspects of the medical and recreational marijuana industry in Washington state. Comedian Tommy Chong, famous as half of Read the full article…

Michael Stusser Goes “Up In Smoke” With Cheech Marin

Michael Stusser and Cheech Marin on Higher Ground

Journalist Michael Stusser (host of Higher Ground) pops in the passenger seat to discuss the new era of marijuana with Cheech Marin. The results are hilarious and surprisingly informative in this “Up in Smoke” Re-Mix. And don’t worry, the great Tommy Chong doesn’t get left out! Watch till the end for a special shout-out.

Why Marijuana’s Moment Has Arrived

The war on drugs has failed.

DISTRICT OF COLUMBIA:  A few decades ago, marijuana was a topic that relatively few people, mostly counterculture musicians and comedians, spoke about in public. The comedy team of Cheech and Chong made films such as “Up in Smoke” that extolled the pleasures of smoking pot at a time the subject was still taboo. “When trouble Read the full article…

Smoke Signal? Hawaii Senate Panel Approves Decriminalizing Marijuana

Ultimately, Hawaii Senate panels were of two minds on Thursday, killing a bill to legalize marijuana — "We felt Hawaii was not ready for legalization at this time," said Sen. Will Espero — and pushing forward legislation that calls for a fine of just $100 for possession of an ounce of pakalolo.

HAWAII: Is it a good thing or a bad thing that Cheech and Chong are paying attention to the Hawaii Legislature? Posted on the pot-toking comedy duo’s official website this week was an alert that two Hawaii state Senate committees were preparing to hear a pair of bills that could “bring needed sensibility to Hawaii’s marijuana laws.” Cheech and Chong (or Read the full article…

Smoke Signal? Hawaii Senate Panel Approves Decriminalizing Marijuana

Ultimately, Hawaii Senate panels were of two minds on Thursday, killing a bill to legalize marijuana — "We felt Hawaii was not ready for legalization at this time," said Sen. Will Espero — and pushing forward legislation that calls for a fine of just $100 for possession of an ounce of pakalolo.

HAWAII: Is it a good thing or a bad thing that Cheech and Chong are paying attention to the Hawaii Legislature? Posted on the pot-toking comedy duo’s official website this week was an alert that two Hawaii state Senate committees were preparing to hear a pair of bills that could “bring needed sensibility to Hawaii’s marijuana laws.” Cheech and Chong (or Read the full article…

Rob Ford 'Not A Good Poster Child' For Marijuana Legalization: Tommy Chong

“I think if you want to end up legalizing marijuana in Canada you gotta get rid of your mayor, man,” said Chong in an interview with the Star. “He’s just not a good poster child for the legalization cause, if you know what I mean.”

CANADA:  Toronto mayor Rob Ford has spoken favorably of marijuana decriminalization. He has even said he has smoked “a lot” of pot and was once arrested in the U.S. for possession. So you would think über pot advocate and legendary comedian and activist Tommy Chong would be rooting for the city’s embattled mayor. “I think if you Read the full article…

Rob Ford 'Not A Good Poster Child' For Marijuana Legalization: Tommy Chong

“I think if you want to end up legalizing marijuana in Canada you gotta get rid of your mayor, man,” said Chong in an interview with the Star. “He’s just not a good poster child for the legalization cause, if you know what I mean.”

CANADA:  Toronto mayor Rob Ford has spoken favorably of marijuana decriminalization. He has even said he has smoked “a lot” of pot and was once arrested in the U.S. for possession. So you would think über pot advocate and legendary comedian and activist Tommy Chong would be rooting for the city’s embattled mayor. “I think if you Read the full article…

Actor Chong Draws A Crowd To Celebrate Marijuana Legalization

“If there was a war on drugs, then we won. But yet the losers are still trying to call the shots,” he said.

COLORADO:  It’s been history in the making for marijuana enthusiasts since the recreational use of the drug became legal here Wednesday and comedian Tommy Chong wasted no time Saturday coming up with a new twist on a historical quote to celebrate the new law. “This is one small stagger for a stoner and one giant Read the full article…

The 70's — Crazy On You

cheechandchongrockandrollhalloffame

By Little Sweetwater I recently watched the induction of Cheech and Chong into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame. During this, I reminisced about the first time I was introduced to marijuana. I didn’t know it was illegal, because I didn’t know what it was. I came from a Wyoming family that didn’t drink Read the full article…