27 February 2009

Dad hanging out with Howard Zinn yesterday ... awesome!

Only my dad would just run into Howard Zinn, apparently family friends from their days in NY.

23 February 2009

Amiano: "Legalize it"

New legislation to legalize and tax (@ $50/ounce) pot proposed

Also, 538 analyzes the most recent polling on American's feelings about legalizing pot:
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FiveThirtyEight.com: Americans Growing Kinder to Bud

The Denver post wants Obama to take "bold action":

Obama Could Take Bold Leadership to Stop the Drug War


Less than deep thought: I believed this would happen before an African American President would be elected.

Sonoma debated allowing a pot club in town - looks like it'll happen, even if the one permit allowed will go to a city councilman's wife.

12 February 2009

"If I Made a Commercial for Trader Joe's"

This unofficial fan-made commercial for Trader Joe's is terrific, hilarious, and so true. The company should pay the maker and run it on TV. (via Dinosaurs & Robots via boingboing.net)

03 February 2009

Post-dental operation kid, sleep talker records himself, etc

Looking for good crockpot recipes, results coming to a post near you soon ... ask.metafilter.com has been a good starting point.

Sleep talker? Why not record yourself and post the results to the internet?
Like this guy.

Think your kid won't believe how weird he was acting after the dentist drugged him up? Why not record it and post the results to the internet? Like this guy: