Michael Goldstein

Gary Glitter on Top of the Pops in 1974; Credit: Wikimedia Commons

Why Do We Keep Making Child Molester Gary Glitter Rich?

The music, film, TV, and sports industries are in bed with a convicted child molester: Gary Glitter. You know Gary Glitter, even if you don't think you do. He's famous for "Rock and Roll Part 2," which is played during sports events from coast to coast. (Ring a bell? "Da da......
Tommy Chong; Credit: Photo by Timothy Norris

Trail Blazing: Eight Great Pioneers of Pot

Tommy Chong Tommy Chong is perhaps the biggest celebrity on this list, as a longtime comedian, movie star and half of the still-working duo Cheech & Chong. He is both a hero, as a longtime marijuana advocate, and a martyr, as a veteran of nine months in federal prison for......
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The Pot Smoker's Guide to Marijuana Delivery Systems

From papers to pipes, bongs to bowls, filter tips to vaporizers, what are the latest in smoking accessories? Undoubtedly the most iconic way to consume marijuana is by smoking a marijuana cigarette. But no one ever says that. They say, "smoking a joint." Or a blunt. Or a fatty. Or,......
Lawyer Allison Margolin

What's a DUID (Driving While High) in California?

Click here for 20 Questions with Rick Steves, pot advocate and famed travel writer. Click here for "TV's Greatest Hits," by Michael Goldstein. The mainstream media have been sounding the alarm about "drugged driving." According to the California Office of Traffic Safety, 30 percent — a number that has been......
Rick Steves

Rick Steves, Famed Travel Writer and Pot Advocate: 20 Questions

Click here for "What's a DUID (Driving While High) in California?" by Michael Goldstein. Rick Steves (ricksteves.com) is one of America's foremost European travel experts. He has written 30 books, such as Rick Steves' Best of Europe 2012 and Rick Steves' Amsterdam, Bruges & Brussels; hosts TV and radio shows;......

TV's Greatest [Bong] Hits

Click here for "What's a DUID (Driving While High) in California?" by Michael Goldstein. Marijuana is a common prop, commodity and even star in the movies, from classics like 1995's Friday, to the Cheech and Chong and Harold and Kumar series, to dreck like Dude, Where's My Car? But now......
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