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Peter Picked a Peck of Pot

First, Katie Couric told Good Housekeeping her mother volunteered for Planned Parenthood and invested in condom interests when AIDS first hit the papers. Now MRC’s Brent Baker found Peter Jennings recalling a rather, well, liberal Thanksgiving with his dad back in Canada:

“I remember one year my father, who was a mischievous fellow, had somehow become embroiled in a row about the legalization of marijuana. This was more than 40 years ago, mind you. We had a fairly important government official as a guest. As a practical joke, my dad wrote ’smoke pot’ in cloves on the very large ham. I still give thanks for my father’s sense of humor.”

Tim GrahamTim Graham is Director of Media Analysis at the Media Research Center, where he began in 1989, and has served there with the exception of 2001 and 2002, when served ...

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