Click to preview The Cannabis Closet pocket and trade book

For decades, middle-class marijuana use has been America's best kept secret. That ends with the tales in this collection of pot use testimonials, from top executives to responsible parents, from entrepreneurs to A-students, from unwinding suburbanites to the very sick. In more than 120 personal stories, it demolishes every hoary "stoner" stereotype of the regular pot-user.

The Cannabis Closet emerged as a reader thread on the Daily Dish, the ten-year-old popular blog edited by the Atlantic's Andrew Sullivan. It began with one reader email in March 2009 and became one of the most talked-about cultural discussions on the question of marijuana legalization. This collection, edited by Daily Dish executive editor, Chris Bodenner, is a riveting narrative of how deep the secrecy and normalcy of marijuana runs in mainstream America.

Reading its rich, joyful, painful and complex tapestry of human tales and confessions, it is hard to see how America's cannabis closet can survive much longer.


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Publish Date  December 09, 2010

Dimensions  Pocket  118 pgs   Black and White printing (on cream uncoated paper)

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PheromoneAut says

Its impressive

posted at 08:41pm Jul 26 PST


yelofmot2035 says

Needs really cool pictures like High Times.

posted at 12:37pm Dec 28 PST


Nadzieja says

I would like to congratulate you on your book.
Please take a look at our project!
Thank You and have a Happy Holiday!

posted at 07:41am Dec 21 PST


GEMA27 says

Are you still accepting stories? I have one about a member of my family and marijuana psychosis.

We're still waiting to see if the mental illness will be a permanent. Given our flawed mental health system, it's pretty challenging to sort all of this out.

Yes, this aspect of marijuana use is becoming more mainstream also....

posted at 01:16pm Dec 14 PST


HavePulse says

Seriously?! How can I buy a book that incorrectly capitalizes Of and The on the FRONT COVER! And why is there a PERIOD at the end of the TITLE?!?!? ugh! "The Dish" is notoriously bad about incorrectly capitalizing the headings of their posts. It makes me want to scream!

posted at 08:18am Dec 12 PST


anthonyj1977 says

I just bought four so I can give a great gift and spread the word about the best blog on the internets.

posted at 05:24pm Dec 10 PST


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