Brendan Bures

Brendan Bures is the Culture Editor at The Fresh Toast.

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Michelle Obama Openly Discusses Marijuana Use In New Memoir

Obama’s high school boyfriend Dave “fooled around and smoked pot in his car,” she writes in her new book, providing yet another example of the Obamas slowly untangling lingering stigmas around cannabis usage.

How Florida’s Medical Marijuana Debacle Will Impact Midterm Elections

If anything, the failure of the state to honor Florida voters’ will has only further ignited the cannabis movement in the state.

How Marijuana Sparked The Friendship Of Michael Douglas And Danny DeVito

The Hollywood stars have been pals for more than 50 years, all thanks to a simple joint on the beach.

This Utah Senator Filmed Himself Trying Marijuana The First Time

The senator supports Prop 2, which would legalize medicinal marijuana in Utah, and wants his fellow legislators to know it’s “not a big deal.”

Jamie Lee Curtis Defends That ‘Halloween’ Marijuana Scene

In John Carpenter’s iconic slasher 'Halloween,' babysitter Laurie Strode breaks a cardinal rule of horror movies—don’t do drugs or drink alcohol.

Method Man Calls Out ‘Hypocritical’ John Boehner On Marijuana

Method Man also used the moment to discuss the changing views of Americans across the country who previously “misjudged” cannabis.

Why South Koreans Legally Can’t Smoke Marijuana In Canada

South Korean law dictates that whatever laws made in the country’s capital applies to citizens no matter their location in the world.

How Would Marijuana-Fed Pigs Taste?

On a recent episode of Eater’s YouTube series “Prime Time,” hosts Brent and Ben showcase how sustainable cannabis practices can provide feed to animals, like pigs.

Yes, ‘The Simpsons’ Also Predicted Canada Legalizing Marijuana

If you want any accurate representation of what’s to come, skip the fortune teller. Instead just watch 'The Simpsons.'

Scientists Discover Why Uranus Tilts On Its Side

New research suggests Uranus was hit by a planet roughly two times the size of Earth, causing its planetary abnormalities.