Smoke Pot with Your Kids, Richard Branson tells Chicago Business Audience

Smoke ’em up!

That was the unexpected message for thousands of budding entrepreneurs who paid to come to Chicago’s McCormick Place on Tuesday morning hoping to hear business tips from laid-back British billionaire Sir Richard Branson.

The 66-year-old Virgin Group founder mixed in some unorthodox parenting advice for entrepreneurs about raising their children along with his more conventional business bromides.

“If they’re going to have a joint, do it with them,” the father of two told conventioneers from the stage. “Don’t let them sneak off and do it on their own.”

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