Wednesday, February 28, 2007

If You Missed Cheech On Lost...

Did you miss Cheech Marin on tonight's episode of Lost? Don't be bummed out, man. It will be available for download via itunes tomorrow.

It was a great episode. It centered around Hurley and his dad (played by Cheech). Cheech is featured throughout the episode. You really need to see his hair. It's farrr out.


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Tuesday, February 27, 2007

Cheech To Make Debut On Lost This Wednesday

This Wednesday on ABC, Cheech Marin will make his debut on Lost as Hurley's dad. The episode primarily focuses on Hurley.

There are at least two flashbacks. During one flashback, his dad (Cheech) speaks of "having hope" and says "make your own luck."

For more information on this week's episode, Read Here

Friday, February 23, 2007

New Tommy & Shelby Tour Dates Posted

Tommy and Shelby Chong are bringing they're awesome stand-up act around the US and Canada. Check out the tour dates we've added under "Current Events" (right side of this page).

We highly recommend checking them out.

Thursday, February 22, 2007

Tommy Chong To Play Benefit In California

Tommy Chong will be performing at a benefit to raise money for the legal defense fund of marijuana advocate, Ed Rosenthal. Ed was arrested in 2003 for growing marijuana. He estimates he needs to raise $300,000 for his upcoming trial.

Tickets can be purchased from his web site. Note: At the time, we don't see any mention of the benefit on his web site. For more information, we recommend calling the phone number on the bottom of his site.

When: March 4th.
Where: Rosenthal's Lake Avenue home in Piedmont, CA.
Cost: $125 at the door. $100 in advance.

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Tuesday, February 20, 2007

Saving LOST in Five Easy Steps

BuddyTV listed having celebrity actors, such as Cheech Marin, on the show as a way to boost ratings.

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Monday, February 19, 2007

Tommy Chong Announces Candidacy For Drug Czar

Today, Tommy Chong officially announced his candidacy for United States Drug Czar. See The Blog Of Chong for details.

Tommy Chong's Beaners coffee will be available for purchase very soon.

Don't Shop At The Peppertree Bookstore

In August, the Peppertree Bookstore purchased a large quantity of CDs from us (Cheech and Chong Dot Com) to sell at the Tommy Chong book signings.

They never paid us! They won't take our calls and won't respond to emails.

Feel free to email Chris and their general mailbox.

Friday, February 09, 2007

Crave Online Interivews Jorge Garcia Of Lost About Working With Cheech

Crave Online had a chance to talk with Jorge Garcia, Hurley of Lost, about what it was like working with Cheech Marin.

Jorge says it was a "blast" and that they had a lot of time to hang out and tell stories.

The episode airs February 28th.

Read Here

Wednesday, February 07, 2007

Tommy Chong Reveals Name Of Coffee

Tommy Chong announced that his new coffee will be called "Beaners Coffee."

"Beaners give me energy and a natural high that only a Beaner lover like me could understand."

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George Lopez Discusses Playing Golf With Cheech

In an interview with the Ventura County Star, comedian and actor, George Lopez, discusses his appreciation of golf, as well as the time he played golf with Cheech Marin at Saticoy.

"Cheech was telling me about the greens, but I'm a pretty good putter," Lopez said. "I hit a putt and all he said was, ‘Bye.'

"I asked what he meant, and he told me to watch. The ball just kept rolling and rolling and it eventually rolled off the green."

The George Lopez Show airs Wednesday's on ABC-TV. Tommy Chong will be on an upcoming episode. The air date hasn't been set yet, but we'll let you know when it has.

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Tommy Chong To Launch Own Brand Of Coffee

According to a post from Tommy on The Blog Of Chong, he is going to release his own brand of coffee. He's keeping the name and specifics under wrap for now.

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Tuesday, February 06, 2007

Cheech Marin & Friends Coming To Colusa

Cheech Marin's traveling comedy tour, Cheech Marin & Friends, will be in Colusa, CA, April 13th.

Cheech Marin plays ringleader to comedic cohorts. Cheech will also tells jokes and perform with a band, belting out old Cheech & Chong favorites such as Born in East L.A.

Last year, Marin hosted the Comedy Central special Cheech Marin & Friends: Live from South Beach," which premiered on March 13th 2006.

The event takes place Friday, April 13th at the Colusa Indian Bingo Casino. Tickets are on sale now.

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Cheech Called Tommy About A Play

Tommy Chong posted a note saying that Cheech Marin called him today about doing a play. See The Blog Of Chong for more details.

Monday, February 05, 2007

Everything You Wanted To Know About Cheech & Chong

Over the years, writer, Wayne Hicks, has conducted numerous interviews with Cheech Marin and Tommy Chong. His articles have appeared in publications such as the Denver Business Journal.

Cheech and Chong Dot Com considers him to be the authority on Cheech and Chong history.

Check out his blog. There is tons of information and Cheech Marin and Tommy Chong. You'll love it.

Read Here

Sunday, February 04, 2007

Cheech & Chong Smokey Bear PSA

Over the past 50 years, the Forest Service has recorded numerous celebrity public service announcements. They were released on 45s and played by local radio stations.

In 1985, Cheech & Chong recorded a PSA where they were looking for Smokey Bear in the forest. "Well, like he's checkin' out for careless people, man, who start fires in the forest."

The Forest Service has posted these old spots online.

Read About The Celebrity PSAs Here
Listen To The Cheech & Chong PSA Here

Saturday, February 03, 2007

Chong's Back From Alabama

The awesome Tommy Chong just returned from Alabama. Read about his trip, as well as a funny Clinton joke, on The Blog Of Chong.

Chicano Now Debuts In Milwaukee

Chicano Now, a Chicano art exhibit designed by Cheech Marin, opens today at the Milwaukee Public Museum. It runs thru May 28th.

According to Cheech, "I want all Americans to understand that Chicano culture plays a big part in the patchwork quilt that is American. 'Chicano Now' is a rip-roaring party, and everyone's invited."