Marijuana as a plant has so many different dimensions of use and effect. Many celebrities are using marijuana with no hesitation to show to general public. When we find out who they are and explore all facts about marijuana, maybe we can find connection of why celebrities are regular users of cannabis.
If you don’t know much about marijuana, except common knowledge from media, which is more of myth than the truth, your perspective will change for sure after reading this. But the most important thing that everyone should know is that our body has cannabinoid receptors and the most abundant receptor in our central nervous system. It produces as well as receives the effects of endogenous cannabinoids. We have our own pharmacy in our body. How cool is that! Now you can see all marijuana users and celebrities, who are using cannabis openly, as cool as they can be.
1. Snoop Dogg
Snoop Dogg is being always open about his marijuana use. He is smoking Mary Jane (marijuana) daily. However, his longest period without smoking was 164 days, as he claims. When he was asked how much does he smoke in a week, he replied 81 blunts a day, 7 days a week. For the reference, blunt is bigger than joint, so you do the math about quantity.
Marijuana Fact: Cannabis is being cultivated for more than 6,000 years. In 1937, marijuana got prohibited in USA. For thousands of years marijuana was used for medicinal purposes and all of the sudden recently became illegal in most of the countries in the world.
2. Morgan Freeman
Morgan Freeman was pushing for legalization of marijuana across the USA. “If you smoke enough of marijuana, you will have a lot of energy”, Freeman claims.
Marijuana Fact: Key ingredient in marijuana is called THC, this gives people the high. Ancient shamans were using marijuana to connect and tap into their higher self.
3. Brad Pitt
Brad Pitt said that fame led him to weed. In fact, there is a rumor that one of the reasons Angelina Jolie divorced him was his constant and uncontrolled use of marijuana and being high in front of their children.
Marijuana Fact: Nobody has ever overdosed from marijuana. Nobody ever died from it.
4. Jennifer Aniston
Jennifer Aniston, during period of being married to Brad Pitt, she gave interview for Rolling Stone magazine expressing her joy of using cannabis.
Marijuana Fact: Marijuana is natural pain reliever.
5. Seth Rogen
Seth Rogen: “If coffee helps you to go through the day you should drink coffee, I feel the same for weed as that is helping me.” He agreed that weed made his life much easier. In 2014th, this actor made worldwide headlines with his movie “The interview”, which allowed the entire world to experience the same collective thought during the movie’s interview.
Marijuana Fact: Marijuana slows down tumor growth and helps healing, so for that reason marijuana is perfect prevention from cancer related diseases.
6. Justin Timberlake
Justin Timberlake says he smokes marijuana to briefly escape his thoughts (Mirrors magazine). He speaks openly that he is using marijuana and that he is active smoker. Sometimes he needs his brain just to be turned off. “Some people are just better high”, Justin claims.
Marijuana Fact: Marijuana is safer than alcohol. In 2012th 3,3 million people died of alcohol related diseases. Although, some individuals can experience side effects of marijuana, in general it is much safer than alcohol and cigarettes.
7. Miley Cyrus
Miley Cyrus has taken the step further letting the world know she is huge fan of marijuana. In 2013th MTV music awards, she took out joint from her purse while being on stage and smoked up. On a funny side, we are not sure is marijuana making her to chill out or igniting to rock ‘n’ roll in her. As we can usually see the naughty side of her in main stream media.
Marijuana Fact: Hemp, as part of cannabis family, can be used for practically anything: producing paper, textile industry, as source of protein, building materials, etc. Hemp is responsible for 25 000 products out there.
8. Willie Nelson
Willie Nelson is smoking weed all his life and being in his ‘80 he didn’t experience any harmful side effect of marijuana. He is also the author of the book “Roll me up and smoke me when I die”. He is known to be advocate for peace on earth.
Marijuana Fact: Cannabis helps people with seizures. Cannabis is used as muscle relaxant.
9. Cameron Diaz
Cameron Diaz said on “Lopez show” that she has bought weed from Snoop Dogg. Moreover, you can find photos online with her having a joint while being on vacation in Hawaii.
Marijuana Fact: Cannabis can be used as alternative for Ritalin. Ritalin is central nervous system stimulant prescribed for treating narcolepsy (uncontrollable sleepiness) and attention-deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD).
10. Paul McCartney
Paul McCartney was growing the marijuana plant few decades back. In 1980th he has spent more than a week in Tokyo jail trying to sneak half of pound of good weed through customs.
Marijuana Fact: People who are high on weed are feeling amazing, loving and accepting others.
11. Bob Marley
Bob Marley, legend from Jamaica, was offering messages of peace and love through his music. Marijuana played major role in his life. Bob was speaking about the joys of the morning sun and the joys of the sweet ganja. He believed that marijuana can help everyone to discover our true self. Through his music he is still inspiring people all over the world.
Marijuana Fact: Marijuana is expanding your consciousness. Marijuana smokers can feel unity with other people in this society which is created based on separation.
Marijuana has effect on more levels, sustaining body balance and bringing awareness up. Furthermore, science proves that marijuana is curing so many elements of diseases. The final question is why it might be illegal? You see, pharmaceutical industry is a big business. In the society of capitalism no further explanation is needed. Always do your own research. Celebrities seem not to care and they are enjoying fun and benefits of weed in any way.