One of America's most beloved entertainers, Willie Nelson, turns 83 today. He's been writing songs and performing for seven decades, and is the greatest Top CelebStoner for his unbridled marijuana advocacy.
So far in 2016 numerous well-known musicians – including Prince, David Bowie, Maurice White, Glenn Frey, Paul Kantner, Keith Emerson, Merle Haggard, Billy Paul, Gato Barbieri, Phife Dawg and Dan Hicks – have passed away.
"Today is the grand master of all holidays: 4/20, or April 20th. We're talking about the day of celebration, the real time to get high." This is what was written in 1990 and it has come to be. So enjoy the day and recharge your batteries to work towards legalizing marijuana nationwide.
So far in 2016, there have been five celebrity drug arrests, all for marijuana. They are footballers Troy Smith, Jaelen Strong, Joseph Randle and Jonathan Newsome, and rapper Twista.
Just about every marijuana celebrity has announced plans to join the Green Rush. Count Whoopi Goldberg among them. She's co-founded a company called Whoopi & Maya that will offer cannabis lotions and bath oils intended to soothe menstrual cramps.