Marijuana Should Be Legal, Majority of Americans Now Believe

James Franco making the joint-smoking sign with his fingers. Photo: ROBYN BECK/AFP/Getty Images

Weed like to reefer you to some new poll numbers: According to Gallup, support for the legalization of marijuana rose sharply in just the past eight years, from 34 percent of Americans in 2003 to 50 percent of Americans today. To be blunt, that number has never been higher. [Gallup]