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Ben & Jerry’s could come out with marijuana-infused ice cream

Ben Cohen, left, and Jerry Greenfield, co-founders of

Ben Cohen, left, and Jerry Greenfield, co-founders of the Ben & Jerry ice-cream company, pose in central London, on Wednesday, Feb. 17, 2010. Photo Credit: AP

Could Ben & Jerry's come out with a cannabis-infused ice cream? Ben and Jerry think so.

Founders Ben Cohen and Jerry Greenfield told HuffPost Live in a recent interview that they were open to making marijuana-infused ice cream.

"Makes sense to me!" said Cohen in the interview. "You know, combine your pleasures...where it’s legal!"

Greenfield said that a weed-infused ice cream wouldn’t be up to them.

"You know, it's not my decision.  If it were my decision I'd be doing it," Greenfield said.  "Fortunately we have wiser heads at the company that figure those things out."

Ben & Jerry's, whose many flavors include "Half Baked," "Hazed and Confused," and "Phish Food," was founded in 1978 in Burlington, Vermont.

"Ben and I have had previous experiences with substances," Greenfield said.  "I think legalizing marijuana is a wonderful thing, rather than putting people in jail for not hurting anybody else. I'm very supportive of that."

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