Wednesday, December 2, 2020

Cannabis

One Man’s Journey In Pursuit Of The Truth Behind Marijuana Prohibition

In Brave New Weed, author Joe Dolce weaves a fascinating tale of the twisted history — and even more twisted pretzel logic — behind marijuana prohibition. It is a tale that, depending on the chapter, will make you laugh,...

See The Pro-Marijuana TV Ads Popping Up In California

The fight for legalized marijuana has hit the living rooms up and down the state of California.Ads in support for the state's Proposition 64 — the Adult Use of Marijuana Act — began running on network and cable channels on Tuesday, focusing...

Dig This! Cannabis Found In Ancient Chinese Tomb

This ain't your grandfather's Woodstock weed. It's not even your great-great-great-great grandfather's weed, either.Archaeologists in northwest China have discovered a tomb of a man with 13 cannabis plants carefully arranged on top of his chest. Radiometric dating suggests the burial site...

Watch The Promo: ‘Martha And Snoop’s Dinner Party’

See the promo for 'Martha & Snoop's Dinner Party,' where the two host a new batch of celebrities each week (and potentially get buzzed on edibles).If this doesn't make you want to whip up some brownies and pop some corks, nothing...

Is It A Good Idea To Work Out While High On Marijuana?

Dear Ms. Pot,I heard that some former NFL star is opening a new gym in San Francisco (of course) that’s geared toward marijuana and working out while stoned. Sounds awesome. The problem is, I live in Milwaukee. Smoking marijuana while...

‘Kid-Friendly’ Strain Names Outlawed in Oregon

The time has come in Oregon to say goodbye to some popular strain names. So long, Girl Scout Cookies, Grape Ape and other names deemed "attractive to children" by the Oregon Liquor Control Commission, the agency responsible for state's...

Cannabinoid-Infused Beer Likely Available By 2017

A father and son duo out of Colorado has been given the green light to sell their cannabinoid-infused beer nationally—perhaps as soon as next year.Thomas Hembree and his son, Mason, plan to start canning their General Washington’s Secret Stash IPA, which...

At A Glance: Colorado’s New Marijuana Edibles Packaging

Coloradans -- and thousands of tourists looking for a Rocky Mountain high -- have enjoyed legal cannabis for more than two years. One of the bumps in the regulatory road has been the edible labeling. On Oct. 1, new...

7 Stunning Cannabis Chocolates That Will Melt Your Heart

Pot brownies have, historically, been the go-to treat for the cannabis-curious. (Or, for fans of The Alice B. Toklas Cook Book, fudge.). But a new generation of chocolatiers are beginning to do something about that. They're raising expectations when...

Yacht Rock’s Perfect Cocktail Companion

Cannabis cocktail wizard Warren Bobrow has impressed upon us a new favorite summer cocktail: The Broad Reach, another concoction he developed specifically for The Fresh Toast. For those unfamiliar with sailing lingo (everyone raises hand), the term "broad reach" represents a...

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A Deeper Dive Ahead Of A Key Day In Congress For Cannabis

The vote in the House will mark the first time that the House or the Senate has ever voted as a full chamber on legislation to end the federal cannabis prohibition

Here’s What To Do If You Feel Guilty For Skipping Workouts Over The Holidays

The holiday season is a stressful time, resulting in overeating and skipped workout sessions. Here's what you can do to erase the guilt and build some peace of mind.

The US Is About To Be Sandwiched Between Two Countries With Legal Weed — Is It Next?

Marijuana is legal nationwide in Canada, and it could soon be in Mexico, as well.

Cannabis: What Is Its Legal Status in Scandinavia?

What was once an illegal substance is now considered in many countries around the world as being acceptable.