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11.05.10 Bucky Turco

On Tuesday, Californians let themselves down and the rest of the country’s astute pot smokers when they failed to pass Prop 19 pon di left hand side, but there’s still 2012 and these joyful statistics to be hopeful about. Ultimately, the measure to legalize weed wasn’t successful, but it did get 300k more votes than […]

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11.03.10 Lauri Apple

Yesterday’s election results, OMG. Mostly terrible, with the Republicans winning lots of Congressional seats and governor’s races and people (?) like Sarah Palin saying smarmy crap on their Twitters all night long, bragging about refudiation. GOP in the muthafuckin’ House, for real. […]

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11.02.10 Bucky Turco

Today, Californians will be casting their ballots for the most epic vote ever and possibly pass Proposition 19, a law that would legalize weed for recreational use, an idea that famed reggae great Peter Tosh was pushing for back in the 70s. Here’s his son Dave urging people to vote yes and make his dad’s […]

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11.01.10 Bucky Turco

No single candidate or issue up for vote will have as many implications for the country as Proposition 19. California has the 6th largest economy in the world and if cannabis is legalized there, could send reverberations to other states all across the United States. Even if it passes and the Attorney General intervenes, for […]

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10.29.10 Bucky Turco

Fox Nation is really really upset over archenemy George Soros’ support of Proposition 19 and published a scathing piece on the “leftist billionaire” that reads like a script out of Reefer Madness. They say that legalization of weed is just a gateway to the decriminalization of hard drugs and that his real intention is to […]

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10.28.10 Bucky Turco

At this point, it looks like the Democrats are going to lose the House so they’re pretty much a lost cause that not even George Soros is willing to burn money on, but the passage of Prop 19 is still well within reach. Hoping to raise awareness before Tuesday, NORML plans on crashing Jon Stewart’s […]

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10.22.10 Bucky Turco

In less than two weeks, California voters will get the opportunity to vote on Proposition 19, a law that would tax and regulate the sale of weed. To help bolster that effort, “cause-driven design studio” I Shot Him Because I Loved Him, Damn Him created this nifty little video (and website). […]

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10.21.10 Bucky Turco

While everyone is all in a frenzy over NPR’s firing of Juan Williams, frequent sayer of dumb things, we’ve been too busy being outraged by Bill O’Reilly’s comments on Tuesday night about Proposition 19 to care. […]

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10.18.10 Bucky Turco

Way back in 1994, then U.S. Surgeon General Dr. Joycelyn Elders, urged the government to conduct a study on the legalization of drugs and now, 16 years later, is throwing her support behind Prop 19. […]

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10.15.10 Bucky Turco

Attorney General Eric Holder finally weighed in on California’s upcoming Prop 19 vote and said the government will still go after people who violate federal weed laws even if their actions are legal under state ones, creating even more confusion in Barack Obama’s cannabis maze at the Department of Justice. […]

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