Steve Monas

November 18, 2019

5 things you should know about vaping CBD

To vape or not to vape, is it even a question? Vaping has quickly become one of the most popular methods of cannabis consumption—so much so that the emerging market sees an influx of new CBD vape products each day. With product catalogues being flooded […]
November 17, 2019

The Roll-Up Bonus Ep: Change your head with The Shivas

Leafly PodcastsNovember 17, 2019   Share   Print The Shivas, currently touring behind their new album Dark Thoughts. L-R: Jeff, Jared, Kristin, Eric. (Courtesy of The Shivas, Adria Ivanitsky) Leafly Podcast The Roll-Up features co-hosts Bruce Barcott, Ben Adlin, and Alyssa Yeoman in a Friday morning […]
November 15, 2019

How to deal with Apple’s App Store vape purge

Strains & products Leafly StaffNovember 15, 2019   Share   Print (hakule, Anson_iStock/iStock) As of this morning, more than 180 apps related to vaping were banished from the iOS app store. The newly absent apps include those used to set temperatures and times on high […]
November 15, 2019

Apple Removes and Bans All Vaping-Related Apps From iOS Store

Hopefully, no one was planning on hitting up the iOS store this weekend to download an app for their vaporizer. Apple has announced that it has removed all vaping-related applications from the platform, though you’ll still be able to use yours or download it again […]
November 15, 2019

The Case for Making “Drinksgiving” into “Green Wednesday,” Explained

It’s almost Thanksgiving time again and you know what that means — going back home to get grilled by your extended family, reuniting with old friends, and maybe getting blackout drunk.  Whether you call it “Drinksgiving,” “Blackout Wednesday,” or just getting trashed at your hometown […]
November 15, 2019

Oregon Court Places Temporary Block on Flavored Cannabis Vape Ban

In a major ruling Thursday, The Oregon Court of Appeals has sided with Dyme Distribution, a cannabis company that’s suing the state over its ban on cannabis vaping products. On Thursday, the court ordered a partial stay of the ban, placing a temporary block on […]
November 15, 2019

High Times Greats: Interview With J.G. Ballard

J.G. Ballard would have been 89 today. To celebrate, we’re republishing a conversation between the iconic science fiction and interviewers Andrea Juno and Vale, originally featured in the January, 1984 edition of High Times and excerpted from Re/Search #8/9, a special on J.G. Ballard. J. […]
November 15, 2019

The Roll-Up #114: Michigan shocker

Leafly Podcast The Roll-Up features co-hosts Bruce Barcott, Ben Adlin, and Alyssa Yeoman in a Friday morning roundtable about the week’s top cannabis news. Episode 114: Michigan shocker This week: Michigan surprises the cannabis world by opening its first adult-use stores on Dec. 1. Also, California’s medical […]
November 15, 2019

Support For Marijuana Legalization Increased Again In 2019

Support for legalizing marijuana grew again this year, with just over two-thirds of Americans in favor of the policy, according to a Pew Research Center poll that was released on Thursday. The survey, which involved phone interviews with about 9,900 adults from September 3-15, found […]
November 14, 2019

Illinois State Senator’s Cannabis Company Under Investigation

An Illinois state senator is the subject of an investigation by state officials who are probing her role in a cannabis company she operates. The investigation into Sen. Patricia Van Pelt by the office of Secretary of State Jesse White was reported by television station […]