Posts Tagged ‘American Cancer Society’

Our Morning Roundup: Marijuana Is so Going to Be Legal One of These Days Despite Hacks Like Charles Lane Edition

Good morning City Desk readers, and welcome to the dawn of a new era of freedom (Friday!). This week, the Justice Department announced that medical marijuana–and the people who sell it through dispensaries and the people who smoke it with a scrip–is no longer one of its concerns.
Do I want to be elated? You betcha. [...]

“To cease smoking is the easiest thing I ever did. I ought to know because I’ve done it a thousand times.”

DC smokers, will you accept the Great American Smokeout Challenge, sponsored by the American Cancer Society? If you're feeling up to the task–which involves abstaining for one day (today)–check out the society's guide to quitting and staying that way (sadly, the guide was unavailable to one Mark Twain, the speaker of this post's title. Perhaps [...]