5 Reasons Trump Needs to Think Twice Before Messing With Marijuana

White House press secretary Sean Spicer’s comment last week that we “will see greater enforcement” of federal marijuana prohibition has set off tremors in the pot industry, but it should be setting off warning bells at the White House itself. Any move against marijuana would be politically fraught, economically foolish, and counter to some of the Trump administration’s other expressed …

The Best Recipe for Maximizing the Medical Effects of Marijuana

CBD (cannabidiol) is getting a lot of attention these days as the medicinal cannabinoid in marijuana. CBD-only products are all the rage in the ever-expanding medical marijuana market, and CBD-only medical marijuana laws are becoming a favorite resort of red state politicians who want to throw a sop to those clamoring for medical marijuana, but are hesitant to actually embrace …

The 5 Biggest Lies About Pot—And How to Rebut Them

1. Consuming marijuana lowers intelligence. “The best evidence is that you lose, if you use marijuana as a teenager regularly, eight IQ points. I don’t know about the rest of the table, but I don’t have eight (IQ points) to lose.” —Washington Post columnist Ruth Marcus, July 27, 2014 The source of this oft-repeated claim is a 2012 longitudinal study by …

Somebody Donated A Cooler Filled With Weed To Goodwill

Staff at a Washington state thrift shop were stunned on Monday to find $24,000 worth of weed inside a donated cooler. Police said the workers at the Goodwill store in Monroe were sorting through donations when they stumbled across the marijuana haul. “We went over there and they opened the lid and in there was five large bags of marijuana,” Debbie Willis …

Watch A Priest, Rabbi And Atheist Smoke Weed And Talk Religion

A rabbi, a priest and an atheist share bong hits and philosophy in a viral video posted Wednesday. This isn’t a bar joke. The clip was produced by Cut in Washington state, where recreational marijuana use is legal. The rabbi, Jim Mirel, is the Rabbi Emeritus at Temple B’nai Torah in Bellevue. The priest, Rev. Chris Schuller, once served as …

Cloudy vision: Jeff Sessions wants to revive Nancy Reagan’s “Just Say No” campaign with a renewed focus on weed

Attorney General Jeff Sessions announced Wednesday that he plans to spend his time in office cracking down on violent crime in the United States by taking a strict law-and-order approach to marijuana, which he argued is a gateway drug that leads to criminality. President Donald Trump’s embattled choice to be the nation’s top cop called on law enforcement officials to revive …

Watch This Hilariously Insane Sheldon Adelson Anti-Marijuana Ad

In the past decade, billionaire casino mogul Sheldon Adelson has used his money to fund such noble ventures as Newt Gingrich’s doomed presidential run and starting a war with Iran. Lately, he’s turned his attention to another strange (and equally doomed) campaign: stopping the legalization of marijuana in states where he doesn’t even live. Massachusetts is currently considering ballot measure “Question 4” …

Mexicans Are Smuggling American-Grown Weed South of the Border

Marijuana legalization in the United States has prompted an unusual shift in the black market drug trade—marijuana is now being smuggled south of the U.S.-Mexico border. It appears Mexican residents are chomping at the bit to get their hands on American-grown marijuana because it is vastly superior to the ditch weed being sold by the cartels. “If you’re in Mexico, …

Strain Review – Banana Split by Crockett Family Farms

If you’re looking for a sweet dessert that won’t keep you down like a food coma, look no further. Banana Split by Crockett Family Farms is an amazing sativa and a beautiful plant from start to finish. A few months ago we picked up some of these clones for our collective at Harborside Health Center in Oakland, California. Banana Split …