Brendan Bures

Brendan Bures is the Culture Editor at The Fresh Toast.

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Marijuana Legalization Would Eliminate Drug Smuggling Better Than Trump’s Wall

Conducted by David Bier at the Cato Institute, the new report demonstrates that less marijuana is being smuggled across the border amidst cannabis legalization at the state level.

Thailand Legalizes Medical Marijuana As New Year’s ‘Gift’

The move positions Thailand as the first Southeast Asian country to legalize cannabis use, which is significant, as the region maintains some of the harshest drug laws in the world.

Flip The Switch: The 8 Best Christmas Light Shows On YouTube

Christmas is a competition. Moms compete to see who can deliver the best gift to their families while the men try to drink each other under the table.

Josh Gordon Steps Away From NFL For Mental Health Reasons, Could Face Indefinite Ban For Marijuana

Gordon played just 10 games between 2014-17. He was suspended for the 2015 and 2016 football seasons after he tested positive for marijuana.

Budweiser And Tilray Partnering To Study Weed Drinks

The companies announced Wednesday they’d each invest up to $50 million in conducting research of non-alcoholic drinks that include THC and/or CBD.

Marijuana Could Lower And Potentially Alter Sperm Count In Men

Just as scientists have previously studied what effect alcohol and tobacco could have on pregnancy, researchers have begun to place cannabis under a similar microscope.

How The ‘Serial’ Podcast Changed Marijuana Crime Laws In Ohio

With its third season, Serial added to its criminal justice résumé by changing the cannabis possession laws in Euclid.

‘Vanderpump Rules’ Star Jax Taylor Says Cannabis Saved His Life

Taylor told Men's Health that he might not be here today if it wasn't for his partner Brittany Cartwright urging him to use cannabis.

Seth MacFarlane Once Got His Parents High For The Holidays

One Christmas, MacFarlane and his sister brought marijuana to the house, and quickly enticed their parents into enjoying a session.

Mike Tyson Once Boxed While High…And Won

When Patrick asked how smoking marijuana before a match affected Tyson, he replied, “It didn't affect me."