Brendan Bures

Brendan Bures is the Culture Editor at The Fresh Toast.

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Study Links Teen Marijuana Use With Adult Depression

The study found that teens who used marijuana at least once a week before the age of 18 are associated with a 37 percent increased risk of depression as adults.

Kamala Harris’s Father Scolds Her Jamaican Weed Joke, Labels It A ‘Travesty’

Donald Harris slammed his daughter Kamala Harris for “fraudulently stereotyping Jamaicans and accuses her of playing identity politics."

Poll: Democrats In Favor Of Marijuana Legalization More Than Ever

According to a new Gallup Poll, an overwhelming majority of all Democrats now support cannabis legalization at the federal level.

Which Oscar Nominees Will Eat The Edibles In Their Luxury Swag Bag?

In what’s becoming an ongoing trend, top Academy Award nominees will receive a luxurious swag bag, reportedly worth close to $100,000, that will include THC-infused chocolates, CBD skin care products, and more.

These US Lawmakers Celebrated Hemp Legalization By Eating CBD-Infused Donuts

The lawmakers were in Portland to celebrate hemp’s legalization thanks to their efforts around the 2018 Farm Bill.

Kamala Harris ‘Reefergate’ Is The Dumbest Political Controversy Of 2019

Sen. Kamala Harris has more than demonstrated her position as a cannabis ally and the 'Reefergate' scandal represents pointless noise, not anything substantial.

Alexandra Ocasio-Cortez Is ‘Fine’ With Presidents Smoking Weed In The White House

Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez's comments come on the heels of many Democratic presidential nominees, including Sen. Kamala Harris, openly embracing cannabis legalization ahead of the 2020 Election.

Maury Povich Once ‘Inhaled’ A Marijuana Strain Called ‘Connie Chung’

Maury Povich once traveled to Washington so he could smoke a marijuana strain named after his wife, veteran journalist Connie Chung.

Spike Jonze And Jesse Williams Are Shooting A Secret Project For MedMen

MedMen, one of the biggest names in cannabis, recruited Spike Jonze to direct a short film featuring 'Grey’s Anatomy' star Jesse Williams. The pair were seen last week in Los Angeles shooting for the project.

Would Denver’s ‘High Costs’ PSAs Deter You From Smoking Weed?

These ads aim to teach youth how expensive weed habits can be, how marijuana offenses could deny students federal financial aid, and inhibit motivation.