Photos: Most and least surprising celebrity stoners
Celebrities are speaking out in favor of Amendment 64, the Regulate Marijuana Like Alcohol Act, whether it be robocalling Susan Sarandon or the famous folks featured on MarijuanaMajority.com. And they're not alone. Our friends at CelebStoner.com have spent years assembling a roster of the top 54 celeb stoners. Who are the most and least surprising entries on the list? Here are our top five picks in each category.
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Fifth most surprising celebrity stoner: Anthony Bourdain
Bourdain is best known for getting high on food on programs such as No Reservations. But as Celeb Stoner points out, he partied hard in the '80s and '90s, as detailed in this excerpt from the 2000 book Kitchen Confidential: "We were high all the time, sneaking off to the walk-in refrigerator at every opportunity to 'conceptualize.' Hardly a decision was made without drugs. Cannabis, methaqualone, cocaine, LSD, psilocybin mushrooms soaked in honey and used to sweeten tea, secobarbital, tuinal, amphetamine, codeine and, increasingly, heroin, which we'd send a Spanish-speaking busboy over to Alphabet City to get in."
Fifth least surprising celebrity stoner: Matthew McConaughey
McConaughey may not have been cast in the movie Dazed and Confused because of his familiarity with kush, but it certainly didn't hurt. As Celeb Stoner notes, "the actor was arrested in Austin in 1999 for possessing marijuana and paraphernaila, and for playing loud music with fellow Dazed and Confused alum Cole Hauser. Observed banging the bongos naked, this made for amusing tabloid headlines. The pot charges were dropped, and he paid a $50 fine for the noise violation."
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