Reefer Movie Madness

Author: Shirley Halperin
Editor: Abrams
ISBN: 1613120168
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Reefer Movie Madness is the perfect follow-up to Halperin and Bloom’s big-selling Pot Culture. It’s the most extensive guide ever to movies for the stoner audience, a real market that has proven its mass appeal with the successful Harold and Kumar franchise and the Judd Apatow library (Pineapple Express, Superbad). In addition to entries on more than 420 films, there are contributions from well known actors, movie directors, musicians, and celebrities, including Jason Mraz, comedian Andy Milonakis, Snoop Dogg, Doug Benson, and Cheech & Chong. Reefer Movie Madness covers it all, from pot-fueled comedies and druggy dramas to sci-fi flicks and 1960s artifacts to documentaries, musicals, and blockbusters. With its colorful, easy-to-follow format and lots of eye-grabbing photos, sidebars (“Real Pot or Not? An On-Set Exposé”), lists (“DIY Inventions by Clever Movie Stoners”), and Q&As, Reefer Movie Madness is the guide­book that bong-hitting movie buffs have been longing for.

Cocaine Fiends And Reefer Madness

Author: Michael Starks
Editor: Ronin Publishing
ISBN: 1579511899
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From the very beginning, filmmakers have struggled to free themselves from censorship and manipulation by special-interest groups, and this struggle is clearly evident in the history of drug films. Cocaine Fiends and Reefer Madness is an exhaustive exploration of the history of the depiction of psychoactive drugs in motion pictures from Thomas Edison's Opium Smoker (1894) to Cocaine Cowboys (1978), Included are over 400 silent and 1,000 sound films as well as nearly 500 drug-abuse films, 85 experimental films, and 135 television programs. More than 150 stills, most never before published and many extremely rare, illustrate the text. Arranged chronologically as well as by drug type and often by country, this book shows that, far from being a recent phenomenon, drug films were made in nearly every country and period that produced a significant body of films. Visit Edison's first film studio, reflect on the filmic consequences of Cocteau's opium addiction with Kenneth Anger's early experiences with magic mushrooms, see Charles Laughton smuggling cocaine inside a statute of the Buddha, and watch Douglas Fairbanks, Sr., consuming vast quantities of opium and cocaine in a World War I Sherlock Holmes parody.

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Cheech Chong S Almost Legal Book For Stoners

Author: Cheech Marin
Editor: Hachette UK
ISBN: 0762449888
File Size: 18,21 MB
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The legendary duo are back and this time with a miscellany on living the stoner lifestyle. In this hilarious and instructive book, the pair explain all the facts about a world they helped bring to the mainstream. From the basics of pot culture (like don't Bogart that joint), to interviews with famous stoners like James Franco and Kevin Smith, this book is necessary for anyone interested in living the high life.

Contemporary Theatre Film And Television

Author: Thomas Riggs
Editor: Gale / Cengage Learning
ISBN: 9780787690489
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'Contemporary Theatre, Film and Television' is a biographical reference book designed to provide students, educators, researchers, librarians and general readers with information on a wide range of entertainment figures. It includes entries on individuals active in the theatre, film and television industries.

Dr Kindbud S Weed O Pedia

Author: Dr. Seymour Kindbud
Editor: Simon and Schuster
ISBN: 1604333995
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Wacky weed wisdom! Keep your mind fresh and informed on one of the largest growing topics. Don’t let go of that short-term memory! With conversation starters, such as, “Name the 5 most influential pot movies,” “List the 5 top stoner books of all time,” and “Name the 5 best pot strains,” Dr. Kindbud’s Weed-O-Pedia has more than 400 pages, to entertain and delight people of various ages whether stoned, sober, or lost in between.

The Doors Faq

Author: Rich Weidman
Editor: Rowman & Littlefield
ISBN: 1617131148
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THE DOORS FAQ: ALL THAT'S LEFT TO KNOW ABOUT THE KINGS OF ACID ROCK

The Little Black Book Of Marijuana

Author: Elliott Steve
Editor: Peter Pauper Press, Inc.
ISBN: 1441307265
File Size: 54,12 MB
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This concise guide to cannabis delves into pot culture and history, from Herodotus To The hippies and beyond. it also covers the essentials of using, cultivating, and cooking with weed; identifying pot varieties; and understanding legal and health issues. Handy and To The point, The Little Black Book of Marijuana gives you "the dope" on pot, from possible side effects and risks to medical uses and their efficacy. Learn about cannabis history And The issues around its legalization. Includes full-color photos of marijuana varieties.

International Directory Of Company Histories

Author: Jay P. Pederson
Editor: Saint James Press
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Multi-volume major reference work bringing together histories of companies that are a leading influence in a particular industry or geographic location. For students, job candidates, business executives, historians and investors.

Fortune

Author: Henry Robinson Luce
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Weed N Whiskey Reefer Reefer Madness Mad Cow

Author: Ray Tempus
Editor: Ray Tempus
ISBN: 0977258750
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Psychotherapists On Film 1899 1999 M Z

Author: John Flowers
Editor: McFarland Publishing
ISBN: 9780786419081
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How long have psychotherapists been depicted in films? Nearly as long as there have been films -- or psychotherapists, for that matter. This isn't surprising if one considers that the Freudian revolution in psychology and the invention of motion pictures occurred at about the same time. What may be surprising is the sheer number of times that psychotherapists, in their many guises, have shown up in the movies and how their depiction has reflected changing social attitudes about psychotherapy over the last century. This comprehensive worldwide filmography examines over 5000 movies. Films in which mental health professionals appear, or in which others act in that capacity, are listed alphabetically. A preface explains the criteria for a film's inclusion, and a lengthy introduction and guide to the filmography explores the changing social attitudes mirrored by the movies. Appendices list the titles by decade; alternate titles for many films; recent releases; and qualifying adult films. This text refers to Volume 2 of a two-volume set. Volume 2 includes entries from "M" through "Z," the appendices, and index. The complete set can be obtained under ISBN 0-7864-1297-6.

A Marihuana Dictionary

Author: Ernest L. Abel
Editor: Greenwood
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Current and historical terminology, including obsolete words. Each entry gives brief definitions and, when possible, earliest citations for use of the term. Includes list of foreign words and expressions about marihuana. Bibliography of references mostly books. Index.

Composition Notebook

Author: Sven Diederich
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Want to connect to your favorite team? Why not track a full 162 regular game season with your very own baseball scorebook. Each sheet provides ample space to enter a lineup and track plays in diamond format. As an extra bonus, 18 extra score cards have been provided in this handy notebook to track playoffs, spring training, or to span across multiple seasons. Each page also includes a handy positional chart to use as a reference. Features: 100 score cards 6x9 format Room for Pitchers, Catchers, and Umpires Track Attendance, Weather, Game Time, and more! Create a piece of history for your team this year!

Drugs Of Abuse

Author: A. James Giannini
Editor: Practice Mgmt Information Corporation
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God S Assassins

Author: Gavin Baddeley
Editor: Ian Allan Pub
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Terrorism - the imposition of, or opposition to, government with the threat or fear of force - is mostly regarded as a modern horror, implemented by bombs, hijackings and assassinations. But the origins of terrorism occur far back in the Middle Ages, when the forefathers of the modern world's most uncompromising terrorists - al-Qaeda and the Palestinian suicide bombers, laid down their murderous creed. In the 11th Century, Europe was a region of feudal kingdoms at war, while the Middle East was much more pluralistic, placing less theological restrictions on the lives of individuals or the pursuit of knowledge. It was against this liberal environment that Pope Urban II launched his own version of a 'jihad' - a holy war against the decadent, unholy Islamic world. The reaction in the Islamic world was one of increasing fury, and we continue to reap its consequences centuries later. Islam would become increasingly militant as Muslim sects that preached intolerance and force gained ground. One such heretical sect was the Nizaris, a mystical order of warriors founded by a Persian named Hassan Bin Sabah, later known in the West as the Assassins. Hassan inspired fanatical loyalty in his followers and Assassin cultists were unafraid of capture and death. According to tales brought back to Europe by Marco Polo in 1295, the Old Man of the Mountains fed his followers with hashish before taking them to a secluded garden where they were indulged with forbidden pleasures - principally, the sexual favours of young women. On returning to normal consciousness, the Assassin was told he had experienced the heavenly garden of Paradise and would spend all eternity there, provided he lived in the service of the cult. Assassin cultists would therefore infiltrate enemy courts and army camps, reputedly remaining incognito for years, ready to commit murder upon their master's signal. It was the birth of strategic terrorism. In modern times the legend of the Assassins carries a more symbolic significance. Some intellectuals have drawn a parallel between Hassan Bin Sabah's maxim, "Nothing is true - everything is permissible", describing the dream-trance of the hashish eater, and the 1950s concept of "brainwashing": the belief in turning soldiers into sleeping assassins. Most chilling, however, is the Islamic fundamentalist belief in martyrdom through assassination. High on nothing but piety the suicide bombers, the followers of Osama Bin Laden, and the September 11th terrorists were promised that which their puritan creed denies them on earth - the sexual favours of "the 72 houris virgins] of heaven", as a reward for he who kills in the name of Allah. This illuminating study analyses the origins and history of terrorism, separating legend from truth to uncover the true roots of the fanatical terrorist acts the world has witnessed in the last decade. This will be essential reading for all historians, and for anyone who, up until now, may have thought that outrageous acts of terrorism causing untold civilian casualties, was a curse of the modern age.