by David Downs
1) “In 1999 Upper Darby native/actress Heather Donahue and her "Blair Witch Project" co-stars made moviegoers nauseous with their shaky camera-work. But by 2007 Donahue was controlling nausea for medical marijuana patients in California, where she was growing weed. Donahue, who'll be 37 next week, documents her year spent cultivating marijuana in "GrowGirl," out Jan. 5 from Gotham Penguin Publishing.” [Philly.com]
2) "FREDDIE GIBBS: TOUCHED BY WEED-FRIENDLY TSA AGENT..." Daily Swarm reports. Interscope hip hop performer and Madlib partner tweeted last night: “The TSA found my weed and let me keep it. They just left me a note. 'C’mon Son'. Lol" Here's a picture:
3) “Weed Wars” episode three rolls tonight. Reason Magazine sits down with the DeAngelos.
4) New government drug survey causes usual round of finger-pointing. The drug czar blames the medical marijuana debate; activists blame the drug czar.