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. …

Five Years into Marijuana Legalization: What Didn’t Happen

In January of 2013, Kevin Sabet was facing a new dilemma. Never before had any prohibitionist had to fight back against an actual legalization regime. For years, Sabet and his kind had issued dire forecasts of the bleak hellscape America would become under the seductive addiction to the devil’s lettuce. Now those predictions would be put to the test in …

How to Make Chill Cannabis Chili

n a world increasingly crowded with new cannabis chefs and cookbooks, it’s good to have time-tested experts like Cheri Sicard, whose advice you can rely on. Known as “Cannabis Cheri” to her friends and fans online, Sicard is a committed activist who founded the Marijuana Lifer Project, which connects nonviolent prisoners of the War on Drugs with resources, pen pals …

‘Weed Apocalypse’ dawns for California pot dealers on Sunday

LOS ANGELES (Reuters) – Six months after California made recreational marijuana use legal, the so-called “Weed Apocalypse” arrives this weekend, as tight state regulations going into effect on Sunday have dispensaries scrambling to unload non-compliant product. But while the deadline is giving pot shop owners headaches, it is creating an opportunity for consumers. They are already anticipating deep discounts on …

Chuck Schumer Introduces Bill to Federally Decriminalize Marijuana

In the newest development on the cannabis legislation front, Chuck Schumer introduced a bill to federally decriminalize marijuana. Although his proposal would not make weed fully legal, it could be a significant step toward relaxing national prohibition laws. New York Senator Chuck Schumer introduced a new bill yesterday. The centerpiece of the bill is a proposal to remove cannabis from …

Watch: Colbert Offers Hilarious Warning After Canada Votes to Legalize Marijuana

Canada officially legalizes weed on October 17, and that’s just too darned much for Stephen Colbert. With a clip that wouldn’t have been out of place in his erstwhile incarnation as a deranged right-wing talk show host on the Colbert Report, the Late Show host takes aim at the marijuana menace looming on our northern border. Replete with ominous Dragnet-style …

Women’s Cannabis Swimwear Bikini

There’s Nothing Like Summer. Ready for summer? Got the weed? Excellent. But what about your swimsuit? Aw damn, you gotta get at least one new swimsuit every summer right? They’re like sunglasses, you can have different styles for different occasions but it’s best to have one good one you can keep for a while. Introducing the PassinGrass Cannabis Summer Bikini. …

Poll: U.S. Support for Marijuana Legalization at an All-Time High

A new poll shows that support for the legalization of marijuana in the U.S. is at an all-time high. The survey found that 68% of voters now support legalizing cannabis. Research firm GBA Strategies conducted the online poll of 1,000 registered voters between April 25 and May 1. The Center for American Progress (CAP) commissioned the study and then released the …