Government has made marijuana illegal because it's bad for you, like raw milk. Your well being matters to them. Cought doing commerce with these and they'll arrest you. Resist and they'll shoot you.
Suddenly it doesn't seem they have our best interest in mind
It seems like before every commie takeover the celebs and other 'famous' people are used as tools and spokesmen for the joys of socialist utopias. Then when said commies are in power, they off everyone with a lick of influence so no one can speak against them to a large audience.
Ive been waiting for the die-off of hollywierd for awhile.
When it all goes to shit. The "famous" will all be slithering out to the nation of their Duel Citizenship( 2nd passport). Tom Hanks will head to Greece. Most of the Hollywood money will probably head to Israel.
There was a reason why old reputable dining establishments had signs stating musicians and theater people must use the side (or service) entrance. A practice that should be adopted widely again. For good reasons.
Each thinks it holds the other...it's a mutually-consumptive relationship, but in the end, the government can jail or even snuff, surreptitiously, an inconvenient bankster. Banksters can only withhold graft-monies from politicos.