Posts Tagged ‘the pot issue’

Cypress Hill’s B-Real Talks Weed

Everybody knows about Cypress Hill. "How I Could Just Kill a Man." "Insane in the Brain." "Rap Superstar." But less known among non-fans and non-stoners are the group's efforts to educate the masses about the benefits of marijuana.
Prior to Cypress Hill's show at the Howard Theatre tonight and on the heels of Washington City Paper's [...]

Rappin’ With Cheech and Chong About Weed, D.C. Museums, and Annie Hall

When Cheech Marin and Tommy Chong scored a surprise hit with their 1978 film Up in Smoke, marijuana legalization was unheard of and the horrors of Reefer Madness still lurked in people’s minds. The pair became a force in the normalization of pot, even after they broke up in the 1980s. Reunited for a comedy [...]