Tommy Chong

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    July 23, 2014

    Tommy Chong's Still Got More Weed Than He Can Sell

    It's almost hard to believe that iconic pot humorist and marijuana advocate Tommy Chong started off as an R&B guitarist in the 50's. Since hooking up with Cheech Marin to create the legendary duo "Cheech & Chong," everything fired up leaving him with a resume that includes box office breaking films, ... More >>

  • Culture

    November 7, 2013

    High Art

    Meet the masters of the functional glassblowing trade—by which we mean bongs

  • Blogs

    December 10, 2012

    Zane Lamprey Turns Getting Drunk Into An Art Form on His New TV Show

    We're sure it has been said before, but just in case you're unaware, comedian/chef Zane Lamprey has the coolest job ever. He traveled the globe in search of local libations on his hit show Three Sheets and on his newest gig Drinking Made Easy, he's on a mission to get the low down on the guzzling ha ... More >>

  • Blogs

    January 3, 2012

    Regulate Marijuana Like Wine Initiative Gathers 20,000 Signatures

    ​The last few months of 2011 weren't exactly fun for advocates of medical marijuana in California. The federal government threatened to seize properties being used for illegally cultivating or dispensing marijuana, media organizations including this one were put on alert that they could be prosecu ... More >>

  • Blogs

    October 26, 2010

    Top 5 Songs to Celebrate Prop 19 (If It Passes)

    Jorge Negreros​With just days away until the Nov. 2 elections, Proposition 19--the Regulate, Control and Tax Cannabis Act--is trailing badly according to a recent Los Angeles Times/USC poll. The survey found likely voters to oppose it by a wide margin of 51 percent to 39 percent. Prop. 19 bac ... More >>

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    April 15, 2010

    Up In Smoke

    Art Theatre

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    May 21, 2009
  • Blogs

    August 9, 2007

    Kevin And Bean Lovingly Rip Off The Mexican

    Every month, I appear on the Kevin and Bean Show on KROQ-FM 106.7 and play live ¡Ask a Mexican! It's a fun segment, if only so that listeners can hear the boyos' theme song for the bit--a snippet of every alt-rock song that has ever contained the word "Mexico," along with Cheech Marin's classic "Me ... More >>

  • Blogs

    August 24, 2006

    First Winona, Now Marissa

    From Weekly staffer Kater Perez (shown here getting Marissa'd): Should we consider it a charitable cause—like Save the Whales and Free Tommy Chong—or a desperate cry for sanity from nighttime teen soap opera junkies who can't stand the thought of losing a favorite character? Whatever it ... More >>

  • Music

    July 28, 2005
  • Features

    October 7, 2004

    59 Reasons Why Bush Sucks

    Why youd have to be a freaking idiot to vote for this guy

  • Music

    April 29, 2004

    I Steel Them From You!

    10 Mexican-bashing songs from the rock & roll canon

  • Columns

    December 25, 2003
  • Columns

    November 6, 2003


    Forest fires? Blame Bush

  • Music

    May 8, 2003