On the night of Wednesday, September 14th, I was at home minding my own business when the following Ogle Mole dispatch slipped inside the TLO inbox.
I don’t know who sent it, where it came from, or why they chose us, but it will go down in history as one of the best news tips we’ve ever received.
Check it out:
Back in August, we let you know that Stitt and Co. were hard at work, doing everything possible to keep SQ 820 – an initiative petition that would legalize recreational medical marijuana in Oklahoma – off this November’s general election ballot.
Well, I guess we should congratulate them on a job well done!
Despite the petition organizers collecting way more signatures than needed and delivering them to the Secretary of State with plenty of time to spare, the Oklahoma Supreme Court ruled this week that the state question won’t make the November ballot thanks to a series of politically-motivated roadblocks and delays.
As a result, Oklahomans will have to likely wait until 2024 to pass the joint to recreational weed.
It’s the second season of Reservation Dogs, the critically lauded series by Sterlin Harjo that shows it’s truly a good day to be Indigenous!
Like last year, I will recap the show for those who watch and those who don’t, giving the basics and not spoiling anything too much for anyone until they hit DVD, or you bum a friend’s password.
Episode 9: “Offerings”
The Plot: With the school year winding down and Senior predictions made, Willie Jack (Paulina Alexis) is given a…