CNN Not Chill With Sanjay Gupta Weed

Photo: Courtesy of Helping Hands Dispensary

CNN chief medical correspondent Sanjay Gupta’s recent conversion on the subject of marijuana (professionally, not personally!) has earned him high fives in the weed industry, including a strain named in his honor. But the Helping Hands Dispensary’s “Sanjay Gupta Kush” may only be available for a limited time: “We may have to change the name,” the owner of the Colorado business told Animal New York. “CNN phoned us and asked us to remove it. I think we’ll leave it alone for the weekend and see what happens.” The stuff, still named for Gupta at the moment, is on sale today, $35 for an eighth and $12 for a gram.

The network is far more laid-back about Gupta’s documentary, Weed, when it’s on their terms; recent promos of a website redesign, as published by Fast Company, feature Gupta’s findings front and center: