Brendan Bures

Brendan Bures is the Culture Editor at The Fresh Toast. He has written for ESPN’s The Undefeated, ATTN:, The Orlando Sentinel, NCAA.com, SBNation, and The Tallahassee Democrat, covering stories as varied as Florida State’s 2013 championship, OutKast’s ATLiens, and the pitfalls of celebrity’s social media.Previously, Brendan worked at Turner Sports as a desk editor for their collegiate sports department and served as Writing and Research Fellow for HRDCVR Magazine. There he spearheaded social media initiatives and led production of the HRDlist, a newsletter featuring diverse and important voices across multimedia channels. His work has also been recognized by the Associated Collegiate Press.

Author’s recent posts:

By The Numbers: Celebrities Busted For Marijuana Each Year Since 2011

This may shock some of you, but celebrities smoke marijuana. We know, we can barely believe it ourselves. Celebs, they’re just like us, huh?

The 9 Ridiculous Ways Texans Are Battling Ice This Winter

It snowed and sleeted all over Texas this week. This rarely happens and left many residents baffled on how to combat their suddenly frozen windshields.

Former NJ Gov. Chris Christie’s 5 Worst Opinions On Marijuana

We are grateful that Phil Murphy, who campaigned in part on legalizing recreational marijuana, assumed the New Jersey gubernatorial role this week.

Willis McGahee Joins Other Former NFL Pros In Marijuana Activism

The latest former football athlete to announce his pro-cannabis stance is Willis McGahee, the once-prolific running back.

Watch Former NFL Players Deliver Powerful Gridiron Cannabis Alliance PSA

Former NFL players from the league’s history have joined forces in a public service announcement to call out the hypocrisy and backwards policies regarding athletes using medical marijuana.

Lifetime’s ‘Harry & Meghan’ Will Let You Experience The Royal Courtship All Over Again

Deadline reported that during the Lifetime portion of TCA Sunday, head of programming Liz Gateley announced Harry & Meghan: The Royal Love Story.

This University’s Attempt To Ban Pro-Marijuana Shirts Backfired Spectacularly

A reporter had featured a t-shirt made by the group that read “Freedom is NORML at ISU” with a small marijuana symbol attached.

Florida Man Caught With Literal Picnic In His Pants, Ribs Included

A Florida Man was caught sneaking a rack of ribs in his pants recently. That isn’t a dick joke. We're talking actual food, people.

Mark Ruffalo Just Came Out As Pro-Cannabis On Twitter

Mark Ruffalo is somehow both a prolific actor and Twitter user—we thought that when we saw his tweet last week about marijuana.

Fox & Friends: ‘It’s Time To Legalize Marijuana And Move On’

Here's a snapshot demonstrating how far public opinions on marijuana have come: 'Fox & Friends' is airing pro-marijuana legalization segments on its broadcast.