I ran the highest quality version of the photo series into several reverse image search engines to see if I could find the earliest posting of the image. The results took me through a maze of NSFW Tumblr pages, inane and undated Pinterest boards, and various blog posts with headlines like “17 Reasons Why You Should Date A Girl Who Smokes Weed,” few of them valid.
When credited at all, the photo series in question was almost always sourced to a different blog’s hosting or to an entire social media platform such as Twitter.com. Finally, after hours of internet sleuthing, I found a promising lead: a May 11, 2011
It’s not that I don’t like the photos, though they do blatantly miss a pretty important step of smoking (the whole “lighting” thing). What I can’t stand about “Roll It, Lick It, Smoke It” is that no one seems to know where it comes from, even though it might be the most popular “weed porn” image on the web. Plenty of photos get turned into memes or thrown on merch, but as far as I know, the origins of “Roll It, Lick It, Smoke It” remain a mystery. Who took these photos, and why? Where were they …READ THE ENTIRE ARTICLE & LEARN MORE HERE
Source:: The Creators Project