Media Relations Could you pitch a reporter who’s high? Daily News staffer Irving DeJohn tried the drug salvia to see the effects, and the newspaper caught it on video. How would you like this guy’s job? By Michael SebastianMarch 22, 2011 SHARE It’s a legal drug the kids are smoking—and by that I mean Miley Cyrus—and it’s come under fire after someone died while under its influence. To learn what the drug is all about, New York Daily News reporter Irving DeJohn tried it, and the newspaper recorded him in a video. To read the full story, log in. Become a Ragan Insider member to read this article and all other archived content. Sign up today Already a member? Log in here. Learn more about Ragan Insider.