Nelson has been a marijuana-enthusiast for a very long time. He is a co-chair on the National Organization for the Reform of Marijuana Laws advisory board, which fights for legalization of weed.
In an interview with CNN in 2012, a reporter asked him if it was true that “he rolled a joint on the roof of the White House under President Carter”, who held office from 1977-1981.
“No, I rolled it before I got up there,” he said without skipping a beat. Hilarious!
Watch the full interview below.