Category Archives: Video

Watch the medical marijuana Super Bowl ad banned by CBS

Photo by David Downs A Super Bowl advertisement detailing how cannabis can save lives has been rejected by CBS, but viewers can judge the controversial clip for themselves. The commercial, produced by Acreage Holdings, focuses on three people who depend on medical marijuana to improve their daily quality of life. It explains how a young […]

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: Mike Tyson admits to smoking marijuana before fighting Andrew Golota

(image courtesy Mike Tyson on Facebook) Mike Tyson revealed that he was stoned on pot during one of the most impressive fights of his career. The boxing legend opened up about using cannabis in a recent interview on the Dan Patrick Show, which he admits to smoking marijuana “all my life, basically.” He goes on […]

Watch: Johnny Marr needs to smoke weed to enjoy baseball

(courtesy Flickr.com/davidjlee) A new interview with Johnny Marr is further evidence that marijuana can enhance just about any activity. In a new segment from Pitchfork‘s “Over/Under” video series, the former Smiths bandmate and current British guitar rock legend admitted that smoking pot allowed him to appreciate America’s favorite pastime, if only for a moment. “Baseball […]

Watch: Utah senator tries marijuana edibles for the first time

(via Jim Dabakis on Facebook) As the state of Utah considers a measure to legalize medical cannabis weeks before election day, one lawmaker is living up to the old adage, “don’t knock it ’til you try it.” The Democratic state senator Jim Dabakis recently took a trip to the legal marijuana state of Nevada to […]

‘Weedcraft Inc.’ lets gamers become legal marijuana tycoons

(Image courtesy Devolver Digital) Smoking weed and playing video games are about to become even more synonymous with each other with the upcoming release of Weedcraft Inc. The new game published by Devolver Digital allows gamers to build their own legal marijuana empire, Polygon reports. “Weedcraft Inc. explores the business of producing, breeding and selling […]

Watch: Neil deGrasse Tyson advises against smoking weed in space

(via Flickr.com/afaelite) Smoking weed might decrease your chances of surviving in space, according to Neil deGrasse Tyson. The TV host and noted astrophysicist recently gave TMZ his reasons for avoiding the ganja while traversing the final frontier. The TMZ reporter asked what it would be like to smoke weed in space, and Tyson gave him […]

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 […]

Police chief caught on video: ‘I’m the only police chief that likes to smoke weed’

A Mississippi police chief is facing consequences for smoking marijuana on a video released to a local news network. Lumberton, Mississippi police chief Shane Flynt has been suspended with pay after WDAM obtained a video of Flynt smoking a fresh bowl from a glass pipe. “I’m only chief of police in Lumberton that likes to […]