On September 3, in what President Obama's press
secretary described as an attempt to appeal to "the youth vote," the
Obama campaign released an ad featuring fictional potheads Harold and Kumar.
President asks them for their support and they agree, mindlessly
gobbling junk food and chuckling at cartoons. But the Obama
Administration has waged a war on marijuana users at a faster pace than
President Bush, even attacking state-legal medical marijuana at nearly
Your vote is worth more than a stoner "wink-and-nod" commercial.
This video, featuring Andrew Livingston, shows how a call to a real-life marijuana user might have gone.
If you want the President to earn your vote, tweet this:
@kalpenn @johnthecho It takes more than lame jokes to earn votes. It
takes action. Change the marijuana laws. #EarnMyVote
Here's the original attempt by the Obama campaign to pander to the cannabis community, even after betraying it: