Steve Monas

May 17, 2019

Craft Growers, Science Nerds to Converge at Cultivation Classic

Craft cannabis growers, scientific weed snobs, industry innovators, and stoners are meeting at the Cultivation Classic to celebrate the genetic and cultural diversity that permeates the cannabis industry. Taking over Portland, Oregon, on May 17 and 18, 2019, the event celebrates regenerative craft cannabis, highlighting […]
May 17, 2019

8 Comedy Sketches to Watch Next Time You’re Really Stoned

It’s a familiar situation to most stoners: It’s late in the evening, you’re your couch, and you’re really stoned. You need something entertaining, funny, and briskly paced, just surreal and trippy enough to make good on this great, cerebral high. In times like these, what […]
May 17, 2019

How Cannabis Helps ‘Spoonies’ Soothe the Symptoms of Chronic Illness

Cannabis can aid people with less well-known—but not uncommon—conditions, ones that often come with a life-long sentence. We call ourselves “spoonies.” The post How Cannabis Helps ‘Spoonies’ Soothe the Symptoms of Chronic Illness appeared first on Leafly.
May 17, 2019

The Roll-Up #88: Busting Dispensary Myths All Day Long

In this week’s news: Bruce reveals what happens to crime rates after legalization. The post The Roll-Up #88: Busting Dispensary Myths All Day Long appeared first on Leafly.
May 17, 2019

Mailman Delivers Cannabis to Home Being Raided by Police

North Port, Florida has two medical cannabis dispensaries. But neither of them should be confused with a residence on the 5600 block of Brickell Drive, where police served a warrant and arrested two men on multiple drug charges Thursday. The USPS carrier who showed up […]
May 17, 2019

Hot Pot Products: What’s New for Cannabis Cultivators and Connoisseurs

Whether you’re a professional grower, a beginner, a connoisseur, or just experimenting, we’ve got some great gear suggestions for you. Pen Ultimate$ If you’re seeking a compact, stealthy and effective vape pen, look no further than the C.Stick from AccuVape, which looks like a simple […]
May 16, 2019

Dr. Bronner’s CEO Seeks to Clean Up the Cannabis World

If you told a friend that David Bronner, the grandson of the founder of Dr. Bronner’s, the company best known for its hemp-based  soap products, was launching a cannabis brand, he or she might joke, “Will it come in almond and peppermint?” Superficially, the idea […]
May 16, 2019

Joe Biden Supports Marijuana Decriminalization, Not Legalization

“Nobody should be in jail for smoking marijuana.” That’s what former US Vice President Joe Biden told voters in Nashua, New Hampshire on Tuesday. But Biden, one of more than 20 contenders for the Democratic Party’s 2020 presidential nomination, said he does not support making […]
May 16, 2019

Oregon Wants to Become America’s Source for Cannabis

Facing a cannabis surplus that has fueled illegal sales and caused prices to crater, Oregon lawmakers are moving forward with a first-of-its-kind bill that just cleared a crucial vote. The post Oregon Wants to Become America’s Source for Cannabis appeared first on Leafly.
May 15, 2019

The 12 Cannabis Events You Need To Know About

With the spread of marijuana legalization and weed entering the mainstream in a major way, the country is blooming with more amazing cannabis-friendly events to attend than ever before. It’s like weed is constantly messaging you “Wyd?” But with such a plethora of cannabis events […]