Steve Monas

July 12, 2019

American Eagle Jumps on the CBD Bandwagon

Plenty of Americans still don’t know the first thing about CBD, but that’s not stopping mainstream retailers from hawking it to consumers. Brands such as CVS, Martha Stewart, and Neiman Marcus have been selling the stuff for a while now, and apparel outlets Abercrombie & […]
July 12, 2019

The Winners of the 2019 Bay Area Cannabis Cup

Everyone put their best face—and flower—forward at the festival. Here are the winners of the 2019 Bay Area Cannabis Cup: Indica Flower Jesse Faatz 1st Place: C.R.A.F.T. – Dimepiece2nd Place: Topshelf Cultivation – Whoa-Si-Whoa3rd Place:North Country Pharms – Grape Jelly Donut Sativa Flower Jesse Faatz […]
July 12, 2019

Weed News Roundup: Jay-Z Comes to Caliva; Changes in Florida, Arkansas, N. Dakota

Jay-Z is heading into the legal marijuana industry as a chief brand strategist in partnership with a California cannabis product company. The rapper said in a statement July 9, 2019, that he entered a multiyear deal with San Jose, California-based Caliva. His role will consist […]
July 11, 2019

A Visual Guide to Taking the Perfect Dab

Dabbing is an effective way to consume cannabis and also a great ritual. Similar to cooking a great meal or mixing a refreshing cocktail, the process of preparing and executing the perfect dab can be meditative and provide a moment to decompress. Like a baseball […]
July 11, 2019

¿Es la marihuana legal necesariamente segura?

Con el acceso legal al cannabis en expansión en los Estados Unidos, es seguro asumir que la marihuana que compra está en alza, ¿no? En la mayoría de los casos, sí, pero muchos continúan reprobando las pruebas y muchos las falsifican en el mercado. Esto […]
July 11, 2019

Study: Drug Rehab Experts Find Medical Marijuana Helpful, but with Risks

Ninety-three percent of Americans support legalizing medical marijuana. Now, thanks to new research, a sizable majority of substance abuse clinicians do, too. Even though drug misuse professionals broadly back cannabis’s medical value, they also see risks associated with its use. “While most participants agreed that […]
July 10, 2019

Why Hacktivists Say You Should Invest in Zig-Zags

Anonymous Analytics, the financially-minded faction of the hacktivist group Anonymous, has spent the past decade making a name for itself by digging through documents and exposing the nefarious practices of businesses such as private prisons and coal mines. “We use our talents to expose fraud […]
July 10, 2019

New York’s Weed Legalization Effort: What Went Wrong and Why

With the dust settled over New York’s failure to legalize adult-use marijuana, politicians, advocates, and opponents are speaking out on what went wrong and why. It looked like 2019 was New York‘s year to legalize marijuana. With a commanding Democratic majority of both houses of […]
July 10, 2019

Cannabis, The Divine Feminine: A Talk With Cannabis Sensuality Coach Carli Jo

The idea of ‘wellness’ has gone through many fads over the years. Some insist on solely ingesting organic foods, others hire personal trainers, hike religiously, go on yoga retreats or juice cleanses. This has shifted into a greater awareness on mental health. Therapy, mental health […]
July 9, 2019

Celebrate 710 With These Concentrates in Washington

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