Cheech & Chong: Still Rollin’—Celebrating 40 Years Of Up in Smoke Opening On 4/20

New Exhibit to Launch in Conjunction with the 40th Anniversary of Cheech & Chong's 1978 Film Up In Smoke

CALIFORNIA: Grammy-winning comedy duo Cheech & Chong will be the subject of a new exhibit opening at the GRAMMY Museum® on 4/20. Titled Cheech & Chong: Still Rollin’—Celebrating 40 Years Of Up In Smoke, the exhibit is curated in collaboration with Grammy-winning producer Lou Adler, who uncovered the legendary duo, produced many of their albums, and directed Read the full article…

Apple “WeedWatch” Ad To Be Featured In Marijuana Green Pages

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WASHINGTON – A clever parody ad showcasing Apple’s canna-friendly chronometer, iWatch,  has taken out a full page ad in the upcoming Marijuana Green Pages business directory.  Seattle-based multi-media company Higher Ground released the “WeedWatch” ad to coincide with the April 20th pot holiday, “4/20”, and the release of the Apple Watch on April 24th. The Read the full article…

Pot Lobby Turns Its Back On ‘Cheech & Chong’

NCIA has dropped activist Tommy Chong from its Capitol Hill lobbying push in an attempt to remove stoner stereotypes.

DISTRICT OF COLUMBIA:  The marijuana lobby is tired of the “Cheech & Chong” stoner jokes and wants to be taken seriously in Congress. That’s why the National Cannabis Industry Association dropped actor and marijuana activist Tommy Chong from its Capitol Hill lobbying push slated for the end of April. According to an internal email obtained Read the full article…

Hmm..Did You Know Shifts Perceptions With Rich Media Cannabis Portal

“HDYK will shift consciousness and change the way people perceive our miracle plant. It will give the industry a place to share their products and information while providing the knowledge to those seeking."

WASHINGTON: Marijuana marketing is coming of age now that legalization is growing both the need and the branding budgets of the cannabis industry’s first crop of pot products. Cannabis media too is evolving – moving beyond the stereotypical High Times and Cheech & Chong 1970′s sensibility into the modern era of integrated digital marketing.   Meeting the growing need Read the full article…

Tommy Chong Comes To Seattle, Talks Cannabis, Culture, Comedy

Comedian Tommy Chong was in Seattle talking about the miracle plant cannabis

WASHINGTON: Tommy Chong was in the Emerald City today (1/9/15) to attend the Washington Cannabis Summit. While in town, the legendary comedian/activist held a press conference to talk to the local marijuana press about the virtues of cannabis. MJ Headline News, asks Tommy why he was in town. What follows is a 20 minute monologue on Read the full article…

Smoke Swipes: Highlights From My Interview With Tommy Chong

Tommy Chong Smoke Swipes

By David Rheins I had the pleasure of speaking to cannabis icon Tommy Chong about his latest brand endorsement — Tommy Chong’s Smoke Swipe, how the world has come around to his way of thinking, and his dream getting everyone in America — and the world — stoned. Q: Good morning Tommy Chong.  First of all, Read the full article…