Category: Culture & Industry

Call It Cannabis or Marijuana. A Study Shows It Doesn’t Really Matter.

Some legalization proponents believe it’s important to stop using the term “marijuana” and instead refer to the substance only by its scientific name, “cannabis.” In order to appeal to more people, they argue, it’s better to stick with a term that isn’t controversial and doesn’t come with ugly historic baggage. A new study, however, suggests […]

Filmmaker Turns Lens Toward ’60s Surfer Smugglers of Orange County

The story of the Brotherhood of Eternal Love begins with an armed robbery in 1966. John Griggs and some friends had heard about a Hollywood movie producer with a stash of LSD, so they went to his house in Los Angeles and held him up at gunpoint. Falling back to the desert outside Orange County, […]

A Guide to Parents’ Night in with Weed

As legalization spreads, weed is quickly on the road to becoming a normal enjoyable way to wind down for responsible parents. When it comes to spending the night in and quality time with your children, especially when weed is involved, safety and accountability are paramount. And at that moment your children are safely tucked into […]

10 Products Every Fashion-Conscious Cannabis User Will Love For Fall

Ahh, fall. It’s a time of year filled with cozy blankets, changing leaves, and pumpkin spice everything. And even for people who don’t get to see the trees shake off their greenery, there’s still a certain vibe in the air. Everything feels slightly crisper and cooler. It’s a season for retreating and nesting — and […]

Seth Rogen and Snoop Dogg Offer Words of Wisdom for First-Time Weed Smokers

Seth Rogen and Snoop Dogg have some advice for first-time marijuana consumers: if you bump into them and want to sesh, limit yourself to one hit — or even half a hit. The cannabis icons joked about their shared love for the plant and offered some tips for novices during an appearance on “The Howard […]

10 High-THC Strains You Should Know About

Every year, weed gets higher … in THC, that is. Throughout our shared history with the cannabis plant, we’ve slowly bred the plant to produce more of its primary intoxicating and psychoactive cannabinoid, with THC percentages of some plants now reaching the mid-30s. Though the cannabis plant contains myriad cannabinoids, with more than 100 cannabinoids […]