Putting the Stank in the Dank: 5 Really Foul-Smelling Marijuana Strains

Smell is typically a selling point for pot aficionados. Whether it’s the piney scent of a nice Northern Lights-based bud, the fruity berry aroma of strains like Blue Dream, or the lemon-limey scent of Diesel-based strains, smell sells. But not all pot smells pleasant. There are some strains that exude a downright funky aroma, others whose scent can only be …

Republicans Kill Medical Marijuana Provision for Veterans

Republicans on the House Rules Committee successfully stopped Veterans Affairs doctors from being allowed to recommend medical marijuana in states where the treatment is legal. The  “Veterans Equal Access” amendment will not move to debate on the House floor. GOP lawmakers wouldn’t allow it to be included in the House’s proposed VA funding bill for next year, effectively killing it.  Rep. …

Cory Booker Introduces Bill To End The Federal Prohibition on Marijuana

According to Sen. Booker’s office, the Marijuana Justice Act will: · Remove marijuana from the list of controlled substances, making it legal at the federal level; · Incentivize states through federal funds to change their marijuana laws if marijuana in the state is illegal and the state disproportionately arrests or incarcerates low-income individuals and people of color for marijuana-related offenses; …

How Marijuana Can Help With OCD’s Compulsive Behaviors

Trichotillomania (TMM) is a disorder that involves pulling out of body hair. It isn’t just limited to scalp hair either – eyebrows, eyelashes and even arm hairs are not exempt. The disorder, which affects more than 200,000 Americans each year, is treatable, but let’s be real: traditional medications don’t always work. But according to science, cannabis can be an alternative solution to …

Kansas SWAT Raid Over Tea Leaves and Tomato Garden Outrages Federal Judges

(CN) – A 10th Circuit panel had harsh words for officers that botched a drug raid on an innocent Kansas family that netted tea leaves and the family’s tomato garden instead of marijuana. On April 20, 2012, seven heavily armed Johnson County sheriff’s officers conducted an early morning raid on the house of Adlynn and Robert Harte based on vegetative …

What Is Actor Seth Rogen’s Beef with Marijuana Edibles?

Two of marijuana’s biggest cheerleaders are Snoop Dog and Seth Rogen. And neither of them likes marijuana edibles. During an interview with Howard Stern, Rogen said edibles were a crapshoot. He said his buddy Snoop Dog feels the same, recalling a time when Snoop told him that he didn’t eff around with edibles because “edibles ain’t got no off button.” …

Former NFL Player Sues Jeff Sessions Over ‘Unconstitutional’ Marijuana Laws

Former New York Jets defensive end Marvin Washington sued Attorney General Jeff Sessions on Monday in an effort to legalize marijuana at the federal level. The suit alleges that the government has “wrongfully and unconstitutionally criminalized the cultivation, distribution, sale, and possession” of marijuana under the Controlled Substances Act, which became law in 1971. The lawsuit was filed in a …

Finding Someone That Smokes Weed Too

There’s nothing like laying in bed with someone you really like, or perhaps love. There’s also nothing like laying in bed with someone you love smoking some good weed. Relationships come and go but why is it hard to find someone that shares the same values as you? If you’re looking for a boyfriend or girlfriend is one of the …

Marijuana for the 1%: Meet the $420 Cannabis Cigar

There’s money to be made in marijuana, and one way of doing it is establishing a high-end niche. That’s what Seattle-based Leira Cannagars is hoping to do with their pot cigars, lovingly crafted, lavishly marketed, and not cheap. Leira markets itself as “420 for the 1%” on their website and tempts potential customers to cough up hard cash for a …

Nevada Is Running Out of Weed, and It’s Causing a State of Emergency

High demand for marijuana in Nevada is forcing officials to declare a state of emergency as dispensaries are running on fumes. Recreational use of the substance became legal in the state just two weeks ago, but retailers are struggling to keep up the weed on the shelves, according to the Los Angeles Times. “We didn’t know the demand would be this intense,” said Al Fasano, …