Is there any higher barometer for measuring our cultural forecast than our superstar class? Certain, they’re not truly “Simply Like Us,” however on the very least the phrases and actions of our beloved entertainers set precedents within the larger social consciousness.
That’s why it issues when celebrities take a stand for one thing, proper? I care about LGBTQ rights as a result of Taylor Swift cares about LGBTQ rights, I need to finish mass incarceration as a result of Meek Mill desires to finish mass incarceration, I wore bike shorts as a result of Ariana Grande wore bike shorts, and many others and many others.
This week, a couple of superstar bulletins and one on-camera encounter function markers of the place we’re and the way far we’ve come in relation to the connection between weed and work. Sure, staff and anti-pot enterprise are nonetheless duking it out within the courts to blended success.
However one can solely hope these dispatches from the realm of fame and fortune are optimistic omens moderately than indicators that cannabis will probably be one other enviornment for wealthy individuals to play and revenue in whereas us normies cheer them on from the nosebleed part.
Kylie Jenner Invests in Kannabidinol Kollaboration
Okay’mon, it was solely a matter of time earlier than one of many Kardashians bought their klaws into the kannabis enterprise. You noticed this koming, didn’t you? Sorry. I’ll attempt to kalm down and maintain it to a minimal.
Principally, Michael Gonzalez is the CEO of an organization known as Pleased Tea that sells CBD-infused tea and plans on going public in January — all with the help of Kylie Jenner, the youngest little one of precise genius/mogul Kris Jenner. The youthful Jenner plugged Pleased Tea to her 144.four million Instagram followers by way of her Story, in keeping with Refinery29.
If this feels random, assume once more: I can guarantee you that is simply one other kalculated transfer from the household who tricked us all into shopping for bronzer for like, three years. As a result of Gonzalez is healthier recognized for peddling a product that’s inextricable from the Kardashian universe: Match Tea, the “detox” drink that launched a thousand body-positive assume items.
Miley Cyrus Says Bong-Smoking Blew Up Walmart Deal
In a profanity-laced Twitter rant addressing rumors that her marriage ended attributable to infidelity, actress and musician Miley Cyrus professed her love for marijuana repeatedly and dropped a juicy element a few main company within the course of.
Cyrus went on to explain herself as a detractor would possibly, as a “twerking, pot-smoking, foul-mouthed hillbilly” which, once more, is iconic. Cyrus has by no means been shy about her love for bud, an affection that clearly runs within the household, however the Walmart tidbit (which she’s mentioned beforehand) earned her some appreciation from followers. “Hold ripping that bong Miley I respect you extra for endorsing weed than endorsing Walmart,” mentioned one. Truthfully, similar.
Snoop Passes the Blunt… to a Safety Guard on the Clock
What’s life if not a sequence of decisions, choices no person might have ever ready you for, which you need to make each single day? We’re born alone, we die alone, and we conduct ourselves accordingly — though that conduct appears to be like completely different for everybody, simply because the topography of our lives is exclusive to every of us.
I suppose what I’m saying is, you need to make the choice to observe this safety official make the choice to smoke a blunt that was handed to him by none apart from Snoop Dogg himself. It’s actually humorous.
The very best a part of this video is that we will monitor this man’s psychological course of via his physicality. Part of him is aware of that he shouldn’t take the blunt, however a much bigger half is aware of he should.
As our very personal senior editor can attest (due to a blunt handed round a live performance crowd), a Snoop blunt is certainly a once-in-a-lifetime alternative. When you get it, smoke it.
Even if you happen to’re in full uniform.
TELL US, have you ever ever been provided cannabis at work?