Immigration Reform Funded by Corporate Cannabis

Within the past couple of years a growing crowd of cannabis trade moguls have quietly given $69,000 to at least one specific political action committee referred to as What a Country! – or WACPAC – or the Wack Pack. WACPAC was supported by Republican congresswoman Hector Hevodidbon Curbelo in 2015 with the expressed mission to cause comprehensive immigration reform. That’s …

Here Are the DEA’s 10 Most Ludicrous Slang Terms for Marijuana

Those hipsters at the Drug Enforcement Administration are at it again. Each year they come out with a list of Drug Slang Code Words, and now we have the 2018 version in hand. The list is designed to help law enforcement decipher criminal jargon and to crack cases, but it’s more likely to make readers crack up. Some of the entries …

9 Cannabis-Infused Beers to Try

The craft beer renaissance and the legalization movement are a match made in heaven. A number of West Coast breweries, big and small, are releasing cannabinoid-infused beers, despite its legal grey area. Can’t bring yourself to choose between a joint or a pint? You don’t have to with these cannabis-infused beers and ciders. Click here to read the article by …

The Marihuana Tax Act of 1937

The Marihuana Tax Act of 1937 is often cited as the origin of the US federal government’s ban on cannabis. Sure, the language of prohibition has changed over the years, but this is the law that set the precedent for the ongoing policies we live with today—or so the story goes. Yet few know that The Marijuana Tax Act of …

6 Healthy Munchies For Stoners

It’s long been known that cannabis has an incredible ability to stimulate the appetite, and a good smoke session is often followed by a fast food run or a trip to the pantry for some snacks. But one does not live by junk food alone, so we decided to explore some options for healthy munchies for stoners. And to do so, …

420 Dating Is On the Rise

It’s no surprise that 61% of Americans want cannabis legalized. And that’s just the ones that vote. The government can no longer control what we think of it because of the success stories all over social media. We’ve been lied to for decades and now all hell is unleashing. About thirty states are now legalized in some way shape or …

Cannabis is the secret to a fulfilling retirement, pot entrepreneurs say

NEW YORK (Reuters) – Baby Boomers, members of the generation that popularized “getting stoned” in their younger years, are turning to marijuana in retirement through second careers in the $11 billion business. Cannabis has emerged as an economic driver that some U.S. states see as a way of helping to fund budget items such as public school spending. Marijuana use …

How Cheap Can Legal Marijuana Get?

When legal recreational marijuana sales began in the Pacific Northwest in 2014, prices were as high as $30 per gram for flower. “My hope is on my home state of Oregon to ramp up production and bottom-out prices,” I wrote for High Times. “I want to see a $50 legal ounce before 2020, dammit!” That is exactly what has happened. …

Can You Smoke Weed In Antarctica?

What a time to be alive! Not only is the number of U.S. states with legal recreational weed on the rise—not to mention entire countries like Canada and Uruguay—it’s never been easier to travel to those places to partake in the consumption of cannabis. Checking off places and dream activities is almost a form of social currency nowadays with flights …

Why Making Art is Better When You’re High

I discovered marijuana when I was a teenager. Shortly thereafter, I discovered my own ability to draw. Coincidence? It’s hard to say, but I did create an entire Led Zeppelin tarot deck drawn with marker on cardstock and then laminated it with scotch tape. It looked pretty awesome. Since marijuana was discovered, people have been getting stoned and making art. …