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Smoke Books, Read Weed: Welcome to the Book Club for Stoners

Smoke Books, Read Weed: Welcome to the Book Club for Stoners

I wanted to join book club for the longest time. “Book club is for girls,” they told me, exchanging knowing glances. “That’s definitely never happening,” they guffawed, covering their giggles with an open palm. Once or twice the hostess allowed me to sit in the kitchen with her husband, drinking a beer, catching fragments of […]

Gay Rights & Marijuana Activist Jay Lassiter: “Let’s Make Weed Sexy”

Gay Rights & Marijuana Activist Jay Lassiter: “Let’s Make Weed Sexy”

PHOTO: Diane Fornbacher In 2009, lame-duck New Jersey Governor John Corzine (D) signed bills from the legislature both allowing same-sex marriage and medical marijuana in the state, knowing full well when incoming Republican Governor Chris Christie took office, he would veto both. “As a state, New Jersey is one of the hardest battlegrounds because it […]