Name was given because people tend to find themselves extremley hungry, with the munchies, when smoking marijuana.
This term is very easy to use around parents and non-smokers alike because it's a everyday term.
Guy 1: Hey man, want to come with me to get some food.
Guy 2: Hell yeah! I've been wanting some good food for a while.
Guy 1: Want to eat some food.
Guy 2: Fuck yes I'm down.
2) When translated into huttese, an expletive.
3) A word signifying something to be processed - as in "food for thought".
2) Bantha Poodoo!
3) That's certainly food for thought.
Usually very difficult for "the man" to decipher if its used correctly (correct use shown below).
Stoner 2 "Yeah, there's this great food shop down my road, let's go eat till we're sick"