Where did the saying 420 come from. CBC Radio 2018-11-08

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where did the saying 420 come from

You can circle a tree in the woods looking for marijuana, up and down…but you may not find it if the tree is bouncing off a signal. Steve was a great choice to replace Dave Gerbic. If anyone knows Beebe they also know that Beebe made up names and I would bet money that Beebe coined the Waldos, too. Any direction you stand, these rods would use the signal from the phone, bounce the signal off your pine target, and bring the signal back to the copper rods so that it would pinpoint it. Dave is now 57 years old, lives in Sacramento, California and is an Engineer. It has something to do with Hitler's birthday. We reserve the right to close comments at any time.

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Do You Know the Origin of These Commonly Used Phrases?

where did the saying 420 come from

We never actually found the patch. Brad Bann aka The Bebe is the Thomas Edison of 420. Image copyright Getty Images The number 420 has become a popular code for marijuana. They waited for months, yet never received a reply. But there was always people watching around the statue.

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where did the saying 420 come from

It's the number of active chemicals in marijuana. It is illegal for police officials to use, and if you are a parent or anyone with a desire to test this out, please, listen to all instructions before beginning. Millesimal fineness, however, only grades platinum, gold and silver. To be honest with you, I never even considered Steve Capper a Waldo. Although, I had smoked marijuana as a young adolescent, not hearing the term 420 yet. Might the sunset have interfered with their ability to find anything? He would love to be part of this.


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Urban Dictionary: 420

where did the saying 420 come from

The Waldos put a story on the Web in 1998, but not the real story. This was back before we had periods breaking the day up and we all had this weird thing called modular scheduling. So did friends and acquaintances, who included — at a couple of steps removed — members of the Grateful Dead rock band. By the early '90s, it had penetrated far enough that Dave Reddix and Steve Capper began hearing people use it in unexpected places -- Ohio, Florida, Canada -- and spotted it painted on signs and scratched into park benches. It took them two years to find someone, and I continued to play and practiced with them, when I could, but they finally enlisted a superior drummer, Buddy Michael Cass. This year Denver will be the centre of festivities, thanks to Colorado recently becoming the first state to permit the sale of recreational marijuana.

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Urban Dictionary: 420

where did the saying 420 come from

Smokers are celebrating breakthroughs in their legalisation campaign elsewhere too. These guys would rip me off time and time again but would make up for it by teaching the important craft of making a bong , yeh we would make these bongs out bamboo and the parents in the neighborhoods of the surrounding area could not figure out why the biggest timber of the stock was disappearing all over there gardens. Students will often bow in respect to their teacher and say Namaste at the end of a class. After local heads heard of the police call, they started using the expression 420 when referring to herb -- Let's Go 420, dude! So did friends and acquaintances, who included - at a couple of steps removed - members of the Grateful Dead rock band. He couldn't recall if he used the term 420 around Lesh, but guessed that he must have.

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'Scot free'

where did the saying 420 come from

We gravitated to any and all Bebe terminology he conjured up. We then started rehearsing and piecing together some of their earlier songs, some written by Brad Bann, some written by Dave Dixon and Brad Bann, but most of the songs were written by Dave Dixon. And this method can be used to find things underground as well! Students would have certain mods free at varying times from one another and as a result a teacher could not tell if anyone belonged in class at a given time. Although this is normally understood to mean prostration, it actually is the means of paying homage or showing respect to one another. Archived from on August 27, 2017. We were set back a step, and we needed another lead guitar player. Steve Capper and Dave Reddix are members of the 420 Waldos, a group of high school friends and self-professed marijuana enthusiasts.

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4/20: How 'Weed Day' Got Its Name

where did the saying 420 come from

They seem desperate to sell their tall tale, and the gullible fools at HuffPo and others swallow it like candy. People would just look around and wonder where it came from. He continues to work in the history. The etymology of this phrase shows the danger of trying to prove a case on circumstantial evidence alone. So at 4:20, guys get together at the Louis Pasteur statue in the middle of campus, away from sports fields or gymnasiums, pile into a car and cruise out to Pt. The official 420 flag, which Young tie-dyed in her art class.

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'Scot free'

where did the saying 420 come from

Soon, they were passing each other in the hallway saying see you at 4. Basically the signal goes out from your phone and bounces back that digital signal signifying the echo of your target. So at 4:20, guys get together at the Louis Pasteur statue in the middle of campus, away from sports fields or gymnasiums, pile into a car and cruise out to Pt. An example of the currently used form, that is, 'scot free', comes a few years later, in the English author Robert Greene's The Historie of Dorastus and Fawnia, 1588: These and the like considerations something daunted Pandosto his courage, so that hee was content rather to put up a manifest injurie with peace, then hunt after revenge, dishonor and losse; determining since Egistus had escaped scot-free. Thousands illegally consume cannabis in Golden Gate Park to celebrate 420 and end prohibition, April 20, 2013.

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