The Week in CelebStoner News: Aug. 5-11

• In advance of his special, Weed, CNN's Dr. Sanjay Gupta apologized for his role in spreading propaganda about marijuana.

• The White House announced that Gil Kerlikowske would be vacating his position as Drug Czar. Who should be the next Drug Czar? Our straw poll favored Willie Nelson, Tommy Chong and no one.

• "Blurred Lines" singer Robin Thicke said he smokes pot like a "non-stop chimney" and has spent over $500,000 getting stoned.

• In Texas, a child placed in foster care because her parents smoked marijuana at home died of a head injury.

• Stoner comedy We're the Millers, starring Jennifer Aniston and Jason Sudeikis, opened to lukewarm reviews.

Steve Bloom

Steve Bloom

Publisher of, former editor of High Times and Freedom Leaf and co-author of Pot Culture and Reefer Movie Madness.