Tamerlan Tsarnaev Was a Stoner, Too

BOSTON, MA - APRIL 15: In this image released by the Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) on April 19, 2013, a suspect in the Boston Marathon bombing walks near the marathon finish line on April 15, 2013 in Boston, Massachusetts. The twin bombings at the 116-year-old Boston race resulted in the deaths of three people with more than 170 others injured. (Photo provided by FBI via Getty Images)
Tamerlan Tsarnaev, 26. Photo: Handout/2013 FBI

We’d smoke a jay and he’d come out and pray,” Tsarnaev’s former close friend, Sebastian Freddura, tells the Boston Globe. Dzhokhar Tsarnaev liked to smoke marijuana as well, and even sold it. Your high-school guidance counselor was right: Weed is a gateway to terrorism.