In the first two seconds of doing research for this topic, Bob Marley popped into my mind.
I immediately thought “this can’t be right, Marley has a bunch of kids, and he’s the poster-boy (poster-rastaman would probably be a bit more fitting) of weed”.
I was aware that he had a lot of children, but once I double checked online, it turns out that the number comes to a total of 11 kids.
I don’t know how you feel about that, but in my book that’s a staggering number. But our feelings on his lifestyle choices are of no importance anyhow.
Of course, as one of the most positive and peace-inspiring artists of the modern age, it can be said that he was rock-solid dad material, so having that many offspring doesn’t really seem like an issue at all.
All jokes aside, it’s quite plausible that Mr. Marley was an exceptionally fertile individual, so any difficulties that cannabis creates with sperm just didn’t affect him sufficiently.
But when we look at the available hard facts, it quickly becomes evident that …