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Old 03-17-08, 10:40 PM
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n00b question

What does 4:20 have to do with smoking pot?
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Old 03-17-08, 10:42 PM
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google will help with this one.
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Old 03-17-08, 10:44 PM
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It was coined by students at San Rafael High School who met at the campus statue of Louis Pasteur at 4:20 to get high back in 1971. "4:20 Pasteur" was the original terminology.
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I thought it was the code cops used.
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Old 03-18-08, 04:12 AM
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there are a billion and a half theories.

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yeah, those old school englanders sure knew what's up
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Old 03-18-08, 06:15 AM
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Originally Posted by maximan1 View Post
What does 4:20 have to do with smoking pot?
This isn't google...
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Results 1 - 10 of about 12,000 from en.wikipedia.org for 420. (0.19 seconds)

1st result:

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/420_(cannabis_culture)
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Old 03-18-08, 12:52 PM
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Originally Posted by maximan1 View Post
What does 4:20 have to do with smoking pot?
it is a date not a time, April 20. I believe it is related to the planting season of the plant.
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Old 03-18-08, 08:04 PM
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Originally Posted by hos13 View Post
it is a date not a time, April 20. I believe it is related to the planting season of the plant.
It originated with the time 4:20 IIRC.
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Meh. Does it really matter?
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Nope, because I just picked these up .



The Bong still needs bowls.
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Holey shiote! Looks like you're in for a fun night.
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Nah, I still need to get bowl/slide for it. Those come on Thursday after I get paid, along with an ounce or so of kush.

For now I'll just use the bubbler, I have a new love for doing 'Time Bombs.'
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I was actually considering machining one of those out of Stainless steel.
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Man that big one would make me so stupid I would forget how to play a slide guitar all over again.
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^^^
I like the little mushroom .

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Originally Posted by phantomcow2 View Post
I was actually considering machining one of those out of Stainless steel.
You can buy them out of stainless.

My friend has a Ti one actually, along with a Ti pipe.
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Wow, Ti, that is classy. I really like the machined look though
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These have the machined look to them .

And nice little touches like a Tio2 slider and mouthpeice.
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UVM (University of Vermont) used to have a legendary "4/20" celebration on April 20th. The cops sort of looked the other way. Lately though, they've been trying to shed the image, and have been trying to curtail the smoking. Turning it into an outdoor fun time with games and other dumb stuff. Foam padding the world...
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Originally Posted by wethepeople View Post
These have the machined look to them .

And nice little touches like a Tio2 slider and mouthpeice.
Tio2 ftw!
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uh i forgot
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I had these at my disposal but still just used a volcano:



I started on 419 and was already at denny's by 420.
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UVM (University of Vermont) used to have a legendary "4/20" celebration on April 20th. The cops sort of looked the other way. Lately though, they've been trying to shed the image, and have been trying to curtail the smoking. Turning it into an outdoor fun time with games and other dumb stuff. Foam padding the world...
They were celebrating Hitler's birthday?????
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