The sleepiness that follows Thanksgiving dinner rich in tryptophan has little to do with the turkey meal. New evidence shows that overeating combined with joint, bong, pipe, dab or vape hits have holiday revelers nodding out.
I admit it, I contributed to the blunt phenomenon when I worked at High Times in the '90s. But it's long overdue for cannabis consumers to reduce their tobacco use and get back to just smoking pot.
Known to stoners for the series of "Harold & Kumar" movies, Kal Penn has also worked at the White House. In his book "You Can't Be Serious," he regrets backing the controversial stop-and-frisk policing policy. Plus: Steve Bloom offers some personal memories of Penn.
"Cannabis culture today is by and large a shell of what it used to be in the '90s and before that in terms of characters and the fun in it and the people who were really devoted to the cause," says Double Blind co-founder Madison Margolin. "Now, it just feels like another consumer product."
John Boehner, Tom Price, Isiah Thomas and Mike Tyson are making inroads in cannabis. All have questionable track records. Should they be allowed to play?