Fantasy

Fantasy

“OK. So again, don’t tell your mom I brought you here. I’m pretty sure she’d put my balls in a vice for this. Don’t tell Pastor Kevin either. Actually, just don’t tell anyone. Got it?” I hesitated, then answered with a slight, tense nod. I really wasn’t sure if I was ready to walk through…

United Nations Takes Stand Against Legalization

United Nations Takes Stand Against Legalization

The United Nations International Narcotics Control Board (INCB) recently issued its 2017 annual report, and the takeaway with regard to cannabis is clear: The INCB is deeply concerned with the spread of adult-use legalization. Countries pursuing legalization are acting in ‘clear violation’ of the UN’s 1961 Single Convention on Narcotic Drugs, says the International Narcotics Control…

Brownies Becoming a Bust

Brownies Becoming a Bust

Cannabis infused edibles are losing their popularity as consumer and brand sophistication pushes forward. According to Bethany Gomez, Director of Research for Brightfield Group, while initially popular in legal markets, baked goods like brownies and cookies are declining rapidly as dispensaries look for products with a longer shelf life and consumers look for more discreet and easily micro-dosed options.

ET Gets Stoned

ET Gets Stoned

Astronauts haven’t landed on Mars yet, but when they do, they will be able to grow marijuana there thanks to breakthroughs in extraterrestrial cannabis cultivation. A biologist at the University of Guelph in Canada has developed a cultivation chamber called ‘The Fridge,’ which can grow edible vegetation on the Red Planet. The theory goes that if the “Controlled…