Beyond legalization, what any flyover, any conversation, is obligated to include is the industry's impact on the environment -- inclusive of animal, vegetable and mineral -- which is profound and growing.
I've worked at the Drug Policy Alliance for 14 years -- and more people, even folks who don't follow drug policy, have asked me about the Sanjay Gupta special than almost anything else I've worked on over the past decade and a half.
Dr. Sanjay Gupta is making waves for his recent reversal of opinion on medical marijuana. Part of this has to do with an expansive body of medical evidence but the touching story of a 5-year-old girl may have also played a meaningful role.
If "Monday Mornings" lives up to David E. Kelley's potential it could prove to be a huge hit for TNT who will have a solid one two punch on Monday nights with "Dallas" at 9 and this one at 10. Let's hope the two shows enhance each other and draw a crowd.
With a stirring foreword by CNN's Sanjay Gupta, Love Isn't Supposed to Hurt forces a much needed dialogue about domestic abuse. Most importantly, it demonstrates that while no one is immune to domestic abuse, there is support and hope for its victims.