Marijuana On TV: A Budding Acceptance For Legal Marijuana
Hollywood has come a long way since the days of Cheech and Chong
Ronald Reagan cast a long shadow over American politics. But his wife Nancy has enjoyed her own enduring legacy with the “Just Say No” campaign, which enlisted media — especially geared toward youth — as antidrug crusaders. A generation later, however, the times they are a-changing. Yes, there are still plenty of shows striking a scolding posture toward drug use. But many others — especially on cable — view hitting a joint or bong as just another aspect of characters’ lives.