Tommy Chong, one half of the legendary comedy duo Cheech and Chong, is alive and well and he will be performing with Cheech Friday in Biloxi.
Tommy Chong, one half of the legendary comedy duo Cheech and Chong, is alive and well and he will be performing with Cheech Friday in Biloxi. IP Casino Resort Courtesy
Tommy Chong, one half of the legendary comedy duo Cheech and Chong, is alive and well and he will be performing with Cheech Friday in Biloxi. IP Casino Resort Courtesy

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Tommy Chong is not dead — he’s so alive that he will be in Biloxi on Friday

October 06, 2016 11:31 AM

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