Big Pot – NYTimes.com

800,000 people a year are cuffed, cited or jailed for doing something that a majority of Americans believe should be legal.

States spend $3.6 billion per year enforcing laws against simple possession of marijuana.  Legalization would save that and add $400 million per year of increased tax revenue.

Prohibition doesn’t work.

Big Pot – NYTimes.com.

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Karma hotspot broadband access: Cheap mobile data plans. – Slate Magazine

Karma hotspot broadband access: Cheap mobile data plans. – Slate Magazine.

Street Artists “Icy and Sot” in Marigny

Two brothers, inspired by street artist Banksy, started as street artists in their home country of Iran, but now work across the globe.  Including New Orleans!

They put a piece next to the “post-K” Banksy at N. Rampart and Kerlerec St:

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And this one is near my house (you can see the front of the eternally-under-construction school):

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And you can read an interview with them at artinfo.com.