The mayor couldn’t control his joy after catching a whiff of weed during a press conference in the Manhattan. This is how elected leaders should handle the fragrance of freedom.
New York City Mayor Eric Adams has been an outspoken supporter of cannabis use across the Big Apple since taking office.
Most notably, back in May, Mayor Adams told New Yorkers and visitors to “light up,” without fear of legal repercussions. And last week, it seemed like he hit the gas before a press conference in the heart of the city.
Basically, Mayor Adams couldn’t stop acting like that one uncle at Thanksgiving who you always regret sharing the blunt with.
“One law that was passed is clearly being practiced right now, because I smell some weed,” Mayor Adams said, holding back laughter while wrapping up a press conference about a new concealed carry weapons law. He continued: ”Someone is smoking some—“ before ultimately succumbing to a giggle fit.