Sunday Funny: Why They Call It the ‘Garden’ Tract

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If this cartoon doesn’t smell funny to you, maybe you missed Jim Dyar’s report on the trouble with marijuana gardens in Redding. Check it out here.

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9 Responses

  1. Avatar Liz Merry says:

    Hahaha! Good one, Philbert! Love the Dyar shoutout!

  2. Avatar Aaron Standish says:


  3. Avatar Linda Woodcook says:

    I love it! Keep um coming Phil!!!

  4. Avatar Carol & Rex says:


  5. Avatar Dolores says:

    Again, how do you think this stuff up?? Are you awake nights or do you just dream it?

  6. Avatar barbara harrison says:

    Very funny, and I live in the Garden Tract.

  7. Avatar Budd Hodges says:

    Harhaha…love it Phil ! This part of the Golden state is joining the golden triangle of Humbolt. We'll show these damn Mexicans. We can grow better weed than you can and legally not on U.S. forest Service property; right here in the Garden Tract, Starview Estates, Sunset Terrace and Parkview.

    Hell, it might smell a little skunky for a few months, but we didn't have to buy it from the Mexican cartel and it's good medicine for those on chemo, those with eating disorders, sexual disfunction and gout.

    And, it does smell better than your growing garlic and Shasta Paper Co.

    Keep the funnies coming Philbert.

    A Fan, Budd

  8. Avatar Michael Paskevich says:

    great stuff , Phil …

  9. Avatar Doug Bennett says:

    I'm guessing this was inspired by Jim's article, which I might add was one of the more comprehensive pieces of reporting on the issue in Redding. I only have one question: Will Redding now pass and ordinance against skunks smoking pot?
    Actually, I have a second question: Are the pot plants actually 15 ft. high in the Garden Tract? Good soil!!!