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Growing number of celebrities cashing in on pot business
CBS This Morning ~ The number of companies looking to cash in on marijuana is growing, including some with celebrity backers, like Melissa Etheridge, reports CBS News correspondent Gigi Stone Woods.
Cannabis cavemen: Did our ancestors smoke weed back in the Stoned Age?
Jasper Hamill ~ Mirror ~ Scientists have discovered a tribe of modern-day hunter gatherers smoked cannabis to ward off parasites - suggesting ancient humans may also have had a taste for the high life.
For Summer Readers Curious About Cannabis, A New Crop Of Marijuana Publications
Julie Weed ~ Forbes ~ A mini-boom of pot-related magazines, cookbooks, growers’ manuals and other publications has sprung up alongside marijuana legalization. Here is a sample for those seeking to grow, bake, sell or learn about cannabis…
Ryan Gajewski ~ Hollywood Reporter ~ Morgan Freeman doesn't understand why marijuana isn't legal.
Larry Getlen ~ New york Post ~ In 1977, just two days after spending several hours in a Bahamian jail on a marijuana-possession charge...
Ricardo Baca ~ The Cannabist ~ Melissa Etheridge is equal parts musician and activist, and in recent years the singer-songwriter’s activism has expanded to include marijuana legalization.
Perezhilton.com ~ Miley Cyrus must have one heck of a sweet tooth with all that candy she's buying!
NEIL GENZLINGER ~ The New York Times ~ The world seems to be adjusting to legalized marijuana, but can it adjust to Kumar as a statistics-wielding socio-scientific analyst?
Chris Macias ~ Sacramento Bee ~ Marijuana. It’s what’s for dinner.
Jacob Sullum ~ Reason.com The likely presidential candidates now says states should be free to legalize.