This Profession Smokes the Most Weed -- See Where Yours Ranks

So apparently people who work in media smoke a lot of weed... Cough. Puff. No comment. But we're not the profession most likely to light up. A recent study by the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention ranked Colorado occupations by how much their workers use marijuana, which was legalized in the state in 2012 and became available for purchase two years later.

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The White House is Screwing With Scientists -- And They're Fighting Back

State Assemblyman Andrew Zwicker (D-16th) is dead right when he says science knows no political party. Republicans, Democrats and everyone else on the political spectrum deserve access to breathable air, drinkable water and all the other necessities of life that define a society that appreciates - and acts on - the expertise scientists provide us.

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Why Is Donald Trump Sticking It to New Jersey?

WASHINGTON -- President Donald Trump's new-found opposition to funding the Gateway Tunnel project is just the latest example of how he's championed policies that punish New Jersey, where he has long ties and spends his spring weekends and summer vacation. The Trump-backed tax plan targeted New Jersey and other high-tax states by curbing the federal deduction…

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WATCH: Chris Christie Lustily Booed After Catching Foul Ball at Baseball Game

WATCH: Chris Christie catches foul ball at Mets game, gets booed

Chris Christie caught a foul ball at Citi Field, then got heavily booed and dunked on by a dopey play-by-play guy pic.twitter.com/n2GpN0EEQd -- Chase Woodruff (@dcwoodruff) July 19, 2017 NEW YORK -- St. Louis Cardinals shortstop Paul DeJong has made a habit out of killing the Mets, so getting booed at Citi Field is probably to…

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New Jersey's Largest Newspaper Tells Cops: 'Stop Wasting Our Money on Absurd Marijuana Arrests'

An alarming new report from the American Civil Liberties Union found New Jersey is arresting more people than ever for possession of marijuana - crazy, given that we're on the cusp of legalization. Our cops arrest someone for possession every 22 minutes, on average. The arrests rose sharply under Gov. Christie's watch, worth remembering when we…

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Marijuana May Fight Alzheimer's - What Will That Mean for Baby Boomers?

As I've noted, I don't smoke pot, but I have friends that do. Like me, they're aging baby-boomers. Unlike me, they're retired and don't have to meet daily deadlines. So why the heck shouldn't they? That question took on new urgency recently with reports that pot might play a major role in warding off Alzheimer's disease.…

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Here's New Jersey's Plan to Legalize Weed Once Christie Is Gone

Here's N.J. lawmaker's plan to legalize recreational marijuana after Christie leaves

TRENTON -- A state lawmaker introduced legislation on Monday that would legalize marijuana in New Jersey, saying he was laying the groundwork to pass a new law almost as soon as Gov. Chris Christie leaves office. Sen. Nicholas Scutari's bill would make New Jersey one of a small but growing number of states where marijuana is…

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