The Oscars ended on a high note last Sunday for 50 lucky stars who got treated to free cannabis swag at the 90th Academy Awards.

Celebrities with dressing rooms were surprised with backstage gift packs that included cannabis flower, pre-rolled joints and other freebies from the artisanal cannabis grower Flow Kana.

It's the first time that cannabis has been given out as swag at the event, whose organizers okayed the historical giveaway, according to a Flow Kana spokesperson.

And that just goes to show much attitudes toward marijuana have changed in a short time.

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James McClure ~ Civilized.Life

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