Silver Heads: Medical Cannabis Advocacy for Seniors

Seniors, like many other demographics, can benefit immensely from cannabis. Here are a few groups dedicated to educating and advocating for them: Click here to read the article by Frank Gregory on High Times:   

The Ultimate Guide for Black Friday and Cyber Monday

Ah, the holidays are officially here. If you’re like us, you probably haven’t done much in the way of shopping. You probably haven’t even stopped to think about it. In fact, you probably forgot that Black Friday and Cyber Monday are mere days away.  But just ’cause you smoked that thought away doesn’t mean you should blow off giving the people …

Is The Hemp Revolution Coming?

It’s been a persistent urban myth among some cannabis advocates that the Declaration of Independence and its 56 signatures were written on hemp paper. Of course, that theory has been thoroughly debunked by researchers at Monticello (Thomas Jefferson’s estate), the Library of Congress and the National Archives. The final document signed by the founding fathers at the Continental Congress in …

The Ultimate Stoner Grocery List

SCENARIO: You’re at the grocery store. You’ve already filled your basket with the stuff you actually need, but now it’s time for some more goodies. The stuff you don’t need to live, but pairs nicely with that blunt you’ve been saving. The extracurriculars. But there’s a whole grocery store full of stuff in front of you. How could you possibly …

The New Love Drug?

Marijuana, cannabis, weed, pot, grass, reefer… You name it. The green plant is being talked about enormously now. Especially because cannabis is not described in the media as a brain cell destroying machine anymore. Marijuana is being legalized, one state after the other in the US, and Canada joined the party recently. Let’s not dig into the political or economic …

The IRS is Reportedly Overwhelmed by Cash Payments from Marijuana Businesses

While all other business in the United States pay their federal taxes by check or electronically, state-legal cannabis businesses pay their taxes in a rather old-timey way. The company schedules an in-person appointment with their local IRS office. When the company representative arrives, they’re shown to a secure space where, in front of two IRS agents who never leave the …

Norman Reedus Raising Money for Children Using Medical Cannabis

Norman Reedus, who plays the motorcycle-riding, crossbow-wielding badass Daryl Dixon in AMC’s television series The Walking Dead, is kickstarting his second fundraising drive for children who use medical cannabis. After raising money for pediatric cancer patients with the CannaKids organization in early 2017, Reedus is now collecting donations for another non-profit, Saving Sophie, that works with children and adult cancer and …

Michelle Obama Writes About Smoking Pot in Upcoming Book

Almost a decade after her husband’s memoir Dreams from My Father: A Story of Race and Inheritance, Michelle Obama wants to tell her own story. Her autobiography Becoming, set to release tomorrow, follows the former first lady’s coming of age tale. In it, she candidly explores her youth. She even includes some aspects many people of her stature would leave …

Colorado Cannabis Grower Wins Lawsuit Against Landowners Over Strong Smell

A Colorado cannabis grower has won a lawsuit brought by neighboring landowners who complained that the cultivation operation had harmed them financially. In the suit filed under the Racketeer Influenced and Corrupt Organizations Act (RICO), Hope and Michael Reilly contended that “pungent, foul odors” from the facility had impeded their enjoyment and lowered the value of their adjacent land. Click here to …

Want to Get Paid to Travel and Smoke Weed? Here’s Your Chance

California-based cannabis company Heavy Hitters recently announced what may be the most amazing job opportunity ever. Basically, the company is hiring people to travel around California, attend weed events, and smoketh le herb. And yes, you actually get paid to do it. According to a recent announcement from the company, Heavy Hitters is rolling out a new campaign centered on …