Record-High 50 Percent of Americans Support Legalizing Weed 16.62K Max Read 10/17/11 05:59PM Filed to: Marijuana Marijuana legalization weed Pot Polls Tweetg Fb For the first time, more Americans support legalizing marijuana than oppose it. (Talk about a record "high"! Am I right?) The greatest support comes from liberals and people 18-29; the strongest opposition from the 65-and-up crowd. So just wait!