Celebrity Smoke Confessions
Statistically, marijuana is the most commonly used drug in the United States. You may be shocked to find out that some people that you never thought would light up, get high on a regular basis. Here are some celebrities that we have come to find out are Herbalists just like us!
Whoopi Goldberg contributed to her column in The Cannabist that she uses a vape pen with marijuana for her glaucoma. "The vape pen has changed my life. No, I'm not exaggerating. In fact, her name is Sippy." After quitting cigarettes and having trouble smoking joints, her daughter introduced her to vaporizer pens.
Bill Maher frequently talks about his marijuana use and is even on the board of the National Organization for the Reform of Marijuana Laws. Maher has had debates with people such as Willie Nelson on the status of legalizing marijuana and its stereotypes according to politics.
Bill Clinton admitted to smoking marijuana during the presidential campaign in 1992 but also claimed that he didn't inhale. More recently, Clinton said in an interview on Fusion TV, "I didn't say I was holier than thou, I said I tried it. I never denied that I used marijuana.
Barack Obama not only admitted to smoking weed, he talks in depth about his high times in his book Dreams from My Father. The book speaks about him baking out his Volkswagen along the Hawaiian countryside and copping from his dealer named Ray.
Robert Downey Jr. had a well known substance abuse problem but you may not have known that the actor started smoking at eight years old. He told Rolling Stone in 2008 that his dad introduced him to pot at an early age.
Zack Galifianakis lit up a joint in 2010 on his appearance on Real Time with Bill Maher. He said, "People still look at it as taboo.." as he pulled out a pre rolled joint from his pocket, sparked it and took a few drags.
Cameron Diaz admitted to George Lopez that she's pretty sure she bought weed from Snoop Dogg when the two of them attended Long Beach Polytechnic High School together.
Queen Latifah was arrested after an officer pulled her over for speeding and smelt marijuana in 2011.
George Michael told the Guardian in 2009 that he used to smoke 25 joints a day. Now, he has cut down to at least seven or eight.
Kirsten Dunst has stated that she has a different outlook on marijuana than the rest of the world. In 2007, she told the Daily Mail, "If everyone smoked weed, the world would be a better place."