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Willie Nelson Wants 4/20 to Be a National Holiday

Willie Nelson has joined Bill Maher's call to make 4/20 an official holiday. "Please puff, puff and pass this to your friends in Congress for consideration," reads a tongue-in-cheek letter to the White House.

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Willie Nelson to SXSW: 'I Smoke a Lot of Pot'

Never one to mince words about marijuana, Willie Nelson reminded the SXSW audience on November 18 that he still smokes a lot of pot, adding it "keeps from killing people or keeps me from getting killed."

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Larry King on Pot: 'I Would Legalize It'

In 2013, Larry King told Snoop Dogg he "would legalize it," referring to marijuana, and quoted Lenny Bruce: "They're going to legalize marijuana someday because every law student I know smokes it." King passed away from Covid-19 on January 23.

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Rock and Pop Star Deaths in 2020

Singers Little Richard, Bill Withers, Kenny Rogers, Helen Reddy, Toots Hibbert, John Prine, Mac Davis, Charlie Daniels, Trini Lopez, Charlie Pride, Betty Wright and Annie Ross; guitarists Eddie Van Halen and Leslie West; drummer Neil Peart; and pianist McCoy Tyner are among the more than 180 musicians who passed away in 2020.

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#Hempilation25: Celebrating the NORML Benefit Albums

Twenty-five years ago, "Hempilation: Freedom Is NORML" was released by Capricorn Records. A benefit album for NORML, it was followed by "Hempilation 2: Free the Weed" in 1998. For the first time all 37 Hempilation tracks (featuring Cypress Hill, Willie Nelson and many more) are now available at YouTube.

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