Tag: cannabis

Monica Lo Teaches Us How To Make Sous Vide Cannabis-Infused Olive Oil And Introduce THC Into Our Cooking

One of the skills we’ve all collectively leveled up the quickest since being in lockdown is our ability to make a great meal at home. Foccacia, fried chicken, gourmet ramen — you name it, we’ve all more or less become our own favorite personal chefs out of necessity. Now, as part of our continued quest […]

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Companies Making CBD Gummies, Vapes, and Lube Got Millions In Bailout Loans

WASHINGTON — The Trump administration has doled out millions in forgivable emergency loans to companies selling CBD gummies, oils and vape cartridges, despite blocking state-legal marijuana dispensaries from accessing those same rescue funds. At least three specialty CBD vendors scored a total of over $4 million in federal loans in April, according to Securities and […]

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Biden’s Path to Party Unity Begins With Concessions

Since Bernie Sanders’s campaign faltered and subsequently folded, the question of what can be done to bring young voters over to the Biden campaign has, somewhat belatedly, been the subject of some worried discussion among the pundits. This outpouring has not yet been matched with much public fretting from the Biden campaign, and much less […]

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A Cannabis Delivery Person Talks Safety Precautions And Booming Business During COVID-19

The COVID-19 pandemic has revealed to us a lot about what our society considers “essential.” Nobody debates the idea of markets being open, we all need to get food and toiletries, but a few businesses initially took people by surprise. Your local liquor store might not have seemed essential before a global pandemic brought society […]

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Here’s The Trailer For Netflix’s Cannabis Cooking Competition Show, Dropping On 4/20

Stoners and foodies rejoice! We now have a new Netflix show that’s specifically curated for our dual-interests. Honestly, we’re surprised this show or something like it didn’t appear years ago — food and cannabis are a natural pairing after all. One gets you all set up for the munchies and the other feeds that craving. […]

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Legal Weed Is the Next Tribal Sovereignty Test

On Tuesday, the Oglala Sioux Tribe overwhelmingly voted to legalize marijuana for recreational and medicinal use on the Pine Ridge Reservation in South Dakota. As Chase Iron Eyes, a spokesman for President Julian Bear Runner, told the Associated Press earlier this week, the move is an effort to exercise sovereignty in order to bring much-needed […]

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‘Smoke Your Weed, Baby’: Memories of My Mother’s Truth or D.A.R.E.

The author enjoys a summer smoke on her back porch.Photo: Courtesy Jasmine Burnett Today is the day my mother’s body expired because it could no longer take the demands of dialysis to manage the serial killer so many black families face—that literal motherfucker diabetes. She left this earth Feb. 7, 2018, and in every moment […]

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Smoking Weed Cures All Diseases, According to People Who Love Smoking Weed

Any real pothead knows being sick is no obstacle when it comes to getting high. A sore throat, chest cough, or upset stomach might stop an amateur, but the truly dedicated know that smoking weed through whatever ails isn’t just possible—it can actually make you feel better. There’s gotta be some science behind that, right? […]

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Pop-Up Clinics Are Helping Free People From Their Old Weed Criminal Records

Like most people with a felony on their criminal record, 27-year-old Ivan has run into some roadblocks when it comes to things like jobs and housing. When Ivan was 19, he told VICE, he was the designated driver shuttling a group of friends around on New Year’s Eve when the car was pulled over. Ivan, […]

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White Weed Entrepreneurs Are Gaming Programs Meant to Help People of Color

The crowd started to gather outside the narrow storefront at about 11 p.m. on December 20. The grand opening the following morning—of Berner’s on Haight, San Francisco’s newest legal cannabis store—was apparently worth queuing up for all night long. While there are nearly 40 weed shops in the city, Berner’s is the first—and only—place to […]

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An Artist Has Created The World’s First ‘All-Weed’ Movie Poster For ‘The Gentlemen’

If you don’t know Zach Fernandez, aka Jesushands, he’s the guy who altered the Hollywood sign on New Year’s Day 2017 to make it say “Hollyweed.” It’s a beautiful thing to know one’s brand, and most recently Jesushands was commissioned to create a poster for The Gentlemen, utilizing a palette made entirely of weed, maaaaan, […]

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