The nationally accepted time
or date on which the majority of occasional or chronic marijuana users choose to get high from
Although it is apparent that 4:20 may indeed
have originated from
H.P. Lovecraft, in addition to many other contrasting theories, it has nevertheless
been apparent to me that the first two digits of the number are 42, a number which clearly derives its significance from
in The Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy, in which he claims the number to be "the answer to Life, the Universe, and Everything."
, the true
meaning of 4:20 differs from
person, and perhaps it is best that everyone may have his or her own personal meaning of the national holiday.
1: "You know, I really wonder...Why is it that
we all choose 4/20 at 4:20
to get high?"
2: "You know, I'm really too stoned
to care right now."
1: "Yeah. Now what were we just talking about?"