The Aotearoa Legalise Cannabis Party can claim victory of sorts with Mt Albert candidate Dakta Green coming 6th= in the weekend's by-election, ahead of United Future's former MP Judy Turner.
Outrageous Fortune's resident control freak character, Loretta West, blogs her support for legalising drugs after the fifth season debut episode featured a de-fanged, loved-up Loretta no-one knew existed.
Pulitzer Prize winning journalist Nicholas Kristof has an Op-Ed in the New York Times claiming that the War on Drugs is over. The drugs won.
Further up the political food chain, Obama's new Drug Czar, Gil Kerlikowske, has called for an end to the War on Drugs.
Finally, Slate features the worst anti-drug movie ever: