Willie Nelson Smokes Out Loretta Lynn—at 84 Years Old

Being a country music legend comes with its occupational hazards. For example, if you’re Loretta Lynn—the Queen of Country, a star for five decades—you know Willie Nelson. And when you know Willie, you may find yourself invited onto his tour … Read the article
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Cops: Weed in the Mail on the Rise

Picture this: You’re at home, trimming the Christmas tree, when you go to collect the mail. You find a package on your porch (one that the local Amazon-package-thieving crew missed that day). It doesn’t have your name on it, but
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5 Lessons All Progressives Can Learn from the Pot Movement

Excerpted from: How to Smoke Pot (Properly): A Highbrow Guide to Getting High (Penguin / Random House – 2016)

When I first became involved in cannabis activism twenty years ago, people invariably asked: Why waste your time trying to legalize … Read the article

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Barack Obama’s Marijuana Legacy: Thanks for Nothing

Barack Obama was America’s first black president and America’s first Generation X president, yes, but he was more than that: He was the first president to have unquestionably been, even briefly, a legitimate stoner. The time “Barry” Obama spent hanging Read the article

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Toasted Tweets | Nov. 30, 2016

Now that weed is becoming  legal in more states (and let’s hope it STAYS legal), maybe stores should cater to stoner shoppers. Where’s our Weed Wednesday for paraphernalia, our fave strains and scrumptious edibles? Maybe Black Friday and Cyber Monday … Read the article

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Cannabinoids May Treat Neuropathic Synptoms and Neuroinflammatory Responses [Study]

Agonists of the CB2 receptor – such as cannabis-derived cannabinoids – may provide a treatment option for neuropathic symptoms and neuroinflammatory responses, according to a new study published by the European Journal of Neuroscience. The study was e-published ahead of … Read the article

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Can You Smoke Weed in Las Vegas Casinos?

When Nevada passed Question 2 legalizing recreational marijuana, the same question seemed to pop into everyone’s mind: Will I be able to smoke weed in Las Vegas Casinos now? For a tourists craving the late night gambling, alcohol, parties and … Read the article

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