Category Archives: comedy

Doug Benson On Animashups: High Times TV’s Newest Cartoon Series

Whether you know him from his catalog of comedy specials, hilarious twitter feed, or weekly podcast, comedian Doug Benson deserves his spot on the Mount Rushmore of cannabis advocacy. From continuously smoking jazz cigarets for 30-days in the name of science to getting Jack Black way too stoned on his podcast, Doug always knows how […]

Watch: Kevin Smith describes the Emerald Cup as the ‘Comic-Con of weed’

One of California’s most popular cannabis competitions is now the ultimate fan experience, according to Kevin Smith. The filmmaker and marijuana enthusiast spoke to Civilized during an appearance at the Emerald Cup, held last December in Santa Rosa. “It’s kind of like the Comic-Con of weed,” remarks Smith, also a comic book fan used to […]

Watch: Jane Seymour returns as Dr Quinn, Medicinal Marijuana Woman

One of television’s most beloved fictional characters now believes in the healing qualities of cannabis. Talk show host Jimmy Kimmel spoofed a classic ’90s Western television drama with his own take — “Dr. Quinn, Medicinal Marijuana Woman” — starring none other than the original star, Jane Seymour. “Frasier Crane isn’t the only TV doctor from […]

Cheech and Chong tell Jeff Sessions to ‘try inhaling it’

Jeff Sessions has received a challenge to try smoking weed from none other than Cheech and Chong. The comedy duo known for their affinity for cannabis appeared on TODAY weatherman Al Roker’s web series Cold Cuts to make sandwiches and talk pot. Roker brought up the obvious topic, as Cheech and Chong recently celebrated the […]

Jeff Sessions gets smoked with rolling papers that support pot legalization

(via jeff-sesh.squarespace.com) Jeff Sessions’ weed-hating face will now help fund efforts to legalize cannabis. An advocacy group has released a line of rolling papers branded with a picture of the attorney general smoking a joint, reports Newsweek. The papers are sold online as a novelty brand called General Jeff’s Old Rebel Session Papers and features […]

Chelsea Handler announces her personal brand of marijuana products

(via Wikimedia Commons) Chelsea Handler is set to launch a new career in cannabis. The comedian and host of Netflix’s first talk show took to Instagram to announce plans to launch her own brand of marijuana, reports the Blast. “I’m going to come out with my own line of weed, I decided,” she said in […]