Marijuana Should Be Legal, Majority of Americans Now Believe

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Cast member James Franco gestures as if smoking a marijuana cigarette as he arrives with his girlfriend Ahna O'Reilly for the premiere of the film Pineapple Express at the Mann Village Theatre in Los Angeles, California on July 31, 2008.  AFP PHOTO / Robyn Beck (Photo credit should read ROBYN BECK/AFP/Getty Images)
Cast member James Franco gestures as if smoking a marijuana cigarette as he arrives with his girlfriend Ahna O'Reilly for the premiere of the film Pineapple Express at the Mann Village Theatre in Los Angeles, California on July 31, 2008. AFP PHOTO / Robyn Beck (Photo credit should read ROBYN BECK/AFP/Getty Images) Photo: ROBYN BECK/2008 AFP

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]