'When We Legalize Cannabis In New York, I Will Give It Another Shot,' Promises Cynthia Nixon

New York gubernatorial candidate Cynthia Nixon (D) has made cannabis legalization a central part of her campaign platform, but she isn't known as a pot smoker.

However, in a recent interview with The Cut, the former actor and left-leaning politician said she has tried it a few times in the past, has made the commitment to try it again once it becomes legalized.

"I tried it twice when I was in college. It wasn't for me, but I promised a number of people that when we legalize it in New York, I will give it another shot."

And if she does get elected as governor her public experimentation with cannabis could go a long way to normalizing the substance.

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There are plenty of awesome cannabis edibles recipes on the internet. You can make brownies or cookies or even pastas or other dishes. And since making edibles isn’t really that hard, there are recipes to add cannabis to just about any food dish you can imagine.

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