Clearing The Smoke: Does Cannabis Cause Schizophrenia?

Clearing The Smoke: Does Cannabis Cause Schizophrenia? The argument for the status of cannabis to remain quartered within the confines of an extremely toxic, schedule one drug based on it’s penchant to create mental instability is a favorite go-to claim made by many a prohibition supporter. Each passionate objection from…

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Canada’s Tokyo Smoke makes a U.S. move with acquisition of Van der Pop

Published: Feb 9, 2017, 11:02 am • Updated: Feb 9, 2017, 11:02 am By Katie Shapiro, The Cannabist Staff In some cool cannabis collaboration news, on-the-rise lifestyle brands Tokyo Smoke and Van der Pop have officially joined forces. Tokyo Smoke, which is moving toward U.S. expansion from its Toronto headquarters,…

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6 Strains Coming Back From Extinction, Would You Smoke Them?

Hunter S. Thompson Strains Buy the ticket, take the ride. I hate to advocate drugs, alcohol, violence, or insanity to anyone, but they’ve always worked for me. When the going gets weird, the weird turn pro. – Hunter Thompson The late writer Hunter Thompson inspired countless people around the world…

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Want to smoke Hunter S. Thompson’s weed? Gonzo brand marijuana in works

Published: Nov 28, 2016, 12:41 pm • Updated: Nov 28, 2016, 12:55 pm By Katie Shapiro, The Cannabist Staff Since we broke news of plans for a Hunter S. Thompson museum near Aspen two summers ago, his widow, Anita Thompson, has steadily been hard at work to honor the literary…

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Good People Don’t Smoke Marijuana : Morality Pushed On Cannabis Users

“Good People Don’t Smoke Marijuana” and why Morality has nothing to do with smoking cannabis One of the biggest cannabis myths is that “morality has anything to do with smoking weed”. This is the sentiement from the soon-to-be attorney general Jeff Sessions who claimed that (to lawmakers), “knowledge that this…

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Reporter’s Career Goes Up In Smoke For Supporting Marijuana Legalization

Reporter’s Career Goes Up In Smoke For Supporting Marijuana Legalization KTVA reporter Charlo Greene faces serious criminal charges after publicly admitting she was the owner of a cannabis club in Alaska on live television by declaring “Fuck it!” During her stint with KTVA, an Alaskan television station, Greene came out…

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