Top definition. There are several urban legends about the link between 420 and cannabis, but the real origin story might surprise you.
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Today, the unofficial holiday is celebrated worldwide. In the end, nobody really knows why the Academy Award statuette is called an Oscar.
Read latest edition. Since the waldos were such legendary potheads, when people who were not waldos saw this, it caught on and they assumed it was a secret code word for pot. In 2013, the Academy Awards were officially rebranded as simply The Oscars , after the famed statuette that winners receive.
Others use the day to push for legalization, holding marches and rallies. Yes, it is awfully weird that there is an animal—a mammal even—that hangs upside down.
Supposedly "420" was a code used by the San Rafael police department, however, the department has always denied this. BY Quora.
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And a few other tree climbers, like margays, hang upside down if they are reaching for something or—again, like the margay cat—may actually even hunt that way...