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The -- -- is urging the federal government not.
Lots to classify marijuana as a dangerous drug and do more research and I said.
-- -- -- Requests that can not only from the AMA but also from KFC.
What could be considered the first real test of the Obama administration's month old policy of -- -- prosecution have so called medical marijuana users.
Can -- -- cafe if you think I'm beside -- supplement.
The -- cafe opened Friday and Portland or again.
And I think the feds will lay off the cafe assuming it follows the local Oregon Portland rules there because there has been a sea change in the way this nation feels.
Not only about medical marijuana -- about the issue of marijuana legalization itself it is up fast moving trend it would have been unthinkable just a few years ago and it legalization had the favorite advocate.
It is the comic duo of -- -- Jong.
Who this January kick off their get a legal tour to promote marijuana policy change through comedy I welcome my dear friends Richard teach -- and Tommy John.
Into the program gives you think you -- you can -- -- -- So you went to jail and 2003.
-- very aggressive.
For throwing a -- move -- selling bombing them emotionally and thinking about selling bonds on the Internet -- very aggressive federal prosecutor in Pittsburgh.
Do you think that that could happen today that that charge in that sentence and your imprisonment could happen today I didn't think you could have to move -- -- and it was very surprised and I don't think it would happen again ever.
-- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- Do you.
Are you surprised by the pace of the trend toward league in -- legalization with.
Medical marijuana more than a dozen states and not because of all I mean it is -- -- -- -- because he resorts and did actually work.
The Chinese have known about this for -- 5000 years you know.
You know back part Chinese it actually the word suddenly find funny years -- -- actually a word yeah.
Yet it 5000 us -- have Chinese is that I don't believe I've heard that the K but it actually worked -- the medical.
They -- doesn't work if I am aren't ignorant poor medical problem dealer prescription.
-- -- -- carry around I got the first medical card every issue then you're really active I -- that we -- There's.
-- -- and I make an attempt.
Let me hit I'm marriage license yeah if it did not ask about a mountain -- -- I don't do it in the -- -- so -- they had moved Kurds.
And so we we -- a letter.
And had a doctor's that's -- but -- is -- but that's a real doctor's signature and we mine -- we I got to would -- -- -- -- You're telling me think that it's just kidding I know I have a -- legitimate medical marijuana has anything with typing on an economy that yeah.
-- -- what about you know up in smoke perennially.
Every generation of college kids -- rediscovers you.
But did you ever anticipate when he went to jail -- that you too would reunite.
And that your concert tour is would be absolutely sold out to a brand new generation of -- -- -- will -- Working together when he got busted we are working on the script and then really got sent to jail and then.
And then when he came out we started slowly if it.
But I knew that the deter would be successful because we get a -- -- every day on the street Lou Lou the generations.
Fans -- I knew would be successful and -- -- As successful and I didn't have any idea but I remember during -- the the Reagan era of just say no you guys were really beleaguered in many ways it sums he almost disappeared from Louisville public -- And I moved to Europe.
We -- -- couple movies over the Arctic could quickly the interface with the -- legal and the Marijuana Policy Project but we're trying to kick it off the cliff you know let's not -- what is -- is out it was a artists.
Oh our January 16 and January -- -- -- say it 22 cities this next next leg and you really wanna get the issue.
On to the front burner but we wanted to do we want us think we definitely yeah we want to promote change through laughter then.
Because our it's our position that the marijuana laws are so ridiculous their their -- you gotta laugh -- -- and that's who we didn't up in smoke really would.
I was laughing at the lives.
You know we had the dinar goes stood ankle you know these -- with Pete -- neighbor.
Is it the laws are laughable and ridiculous.
Say you would seek to make it equal to alcohol elected give wolf -- schedule and -- -- to hit due to.
But available by prescription only by prescription only a cult -- any problems with us.
Don't make me be the Killinger on -- can can -- your mom both guilds go back.
We are very funny comedians but I'm still against legalizing pot I don't think they were laughing about the -- they were laughing you guys are very funny.
And and you -- we bring -- So I don't you're not -- a lot.
-- well I mean he just then you want to like alcohol.
Look alcohol I think it can be -- if you can drink alcohol without getting wrong but.
You know what that -- -- -- the -- mean there aren't there are a lot of problems with alcohol gives you don't want to of the -- who doesn't remember that I told you last time an -- your is somewhat to the contrary but I would not entirely.
Everything I know what it means pot because they're going thinking or whatever or they just like can't.
Have no trouble getting it and don't get busted and if you've never gonna get busted -- I have to say you were waving a big red -- but I know.
It is a fact that the marijuana -- So the most common drug arrests and they take up -- and -- this ordinance.
Portion of time of law enforcement energy and resources right here in New York City a liberal bastion for -- -- inmates in prisons are there for drugs but I'm sort of felt that I mean my focus obviously in prosecuting cases as always for violent offenders.
That wasn't something that I personally felt committed to in terms have.
-- prosecutions in that area and they're right it is an important distinction schedule one -- -- -- schedule -- and again I come from the San Francisco affiliate offense you know -- my -- there is a big -- hard -- It plaza illegal now I mean apple.
Walk out of this on your -- -- -- -- on the street back then another New York the big differences are there to do there it in my happy a lot of crap and if I -- people -- in San Francisco -- New York's Lincoln and lots and that during late people and then there are people that are afraid of everything.
You in the country decided to you about I'm -- I have noticed on on this issue I get no hate mail.
And I on every ideological issue a philosophical issue I get bombarded him and that -- -- -- the conservatives so angry about that's.
Now look how they want to go they phenomenon.
Only insane is you say Geraldo I gotta tell -- -- want to -- Not fun at all and now I'm what aliens who are genuine and I -- -- that -- city.
Move some Clinton's cold there and politics yeah don't call it you know -- and today neither I.
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