This week I'm looking at the state of marijuana in a state going to pot.
I'll be posting an in-depth story on CNBC.comabout the love-hate relationship California has with marijuana.
There is an initiative on the November ballotseeking to legalize the green weed in the Golden State for recreational purposes.
Whether or not it passes, legalizing cannabis seems to have a certain momentum behind it.
In the meantime...
Pot as a pet? What are you smoking?
A web site called Cannabuddies allows people to "adopt" virtual (not real) pot leaves.
Leaves named "Chocolope" and "Train Wreck" will grow for you, produce buds, and even "speak", hoping to inform listeners about the benefits of pot.