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Bieber ahead

Look, I get it. I really do. I can fire up my social umbrage with the best of them.

A celebrity did something stupid?

Oh, goodie! Was it a tweet that they’ve since deleted but 50 million people saved as screenshots and is now being freely distributed on Tumblr so they’ll be forced to issue a quasi-apology absolutely devoid of any possible meaning?

No. Well, is it the next best thing? Does it involve sex and drugs? Criminal activity? Is it a scandal? Read the rest of this entry »

The president of Uruguay, José Mujica, is holding his breath this week waiting for next Tuesday’s vote on the legalization of marijuana in his country.

Current president on left. Future resident on right?

Current president on left. Future resident on right? (image

The government has wrapped a few provisions around the legalization of cannabis. Medical marijuana will be available through the Ministry of Public Health; residents will be allowed the domestic cultivation of 6 plants; special membership clubs (for locals only); and the licensed sale of marijuana in pharmacies. The policy prohibits sales to minors, driving under the influence, and all forms of advertising. I can’t wait for the first image to hit YouTube of some kid smoking a joint driving a truck wearing a Mary Jane tee-shirt. Because some parent is going to think that’s hilarious. Read the rest of this entry »