Monthly Archives: July 2019

Governments must do better on cannabis sales

Let’s be clear: operating an illegal cannabis dispensary cannot be condoned. For establishments like Cannabis and Fine Edibles (CAFE), whose Toronto locations have been repeatedly raided and eventually rather comically shut down by the city through the use of stacked concrete blocks in front of store entrances, this is a reality that must be accepted. […]

Weekend getaways: Nine cannabis-friendly locations in Ontario

For those with high expectations, these getaways are well worth the drive Relax, explore and smoke some pot. It is the long weekend after all. For those with high expectations, options abound — from bonfires to a sophisticated spa experience and weekend retreats. Here is a list of pot-friendly spots that are worth taking a […]

DRINK UP, STONERS

Big Alcohol is pouring billions into the drinkable marijuana market. But is that how anybody wants to get high? By Amanda Chicago Lewis Illustrations by Party of One Photography by Silvia Razgova It’s 2019, and Big Alcohol wants in on legal pot — but only on its own terms. One by one, the largest beer companies in the world have announced […]

Try These Strains for Nighttime Use

When choosing cannabis varieties that you’ll use as daily drivers, remember to differentiate between strains that will work best for daytime and nighttime use. The following guide focuses on the latter, including a few specific strain suggestions for evening, bedtime, and late-night use. The best nighttime strains will soothe, de-stress, and ensure you get a […]

Cannabis oil: Girl’s medicine confiscated at Stansted Airport

The mother of a girl with epilepsy said her child is at risk of “becoming comatose” after her medical cannabis oils were seized at a UK airport. Tannine Montgomery said Indie-Rose, 5, had seizures and panic attacks before starting to use the oils 14 months ago. Ms Montgomery, 30, said she was stopped at Stansted […]

Two solid gold bongs, thought to be 2,400 years old, discovered in Russia

Archaeologists have discovered two ancient solid gold bongs used by Russian tribal chiefs to get high in the 4th century B.C. The bongs, used to smoke cannabis and opium and found with thick black residue, are thought to date back 2,400 years, reports Metro. They may have been used in ceremonies and belonged to Scythians, nomads […]

The World’s First Hot Box, and Other Uses of Cannabis in the Ancient World

Carl Sagan once speculated that cannabis may have been the very plant that inspired the age of agriculture. The first crop so useful that some long forgotten nomadic foraging society decided to stop roaming around in favor of becoming farmers. Obviously that’s just conjecture—and Sagan was a notorious cannabis enthusiast, so perhaps it should be taken with an […]

Many Toronto pot users still prefer illegal shops. Here’s why

Visiting one of the handful of legal cannabis retailers in downtown Toronto didn’t even cross Jesse Cree’s mind when he decided to spend $50 to replenish his depleted baggie of pot. This week he went straight to the Harbord St. location of Cannabis and Fine Edibles (CAFE), an illicit operation that has been his chief […]

Cannabis ice cream is the newest way to beat the heat this summer

Since its inception in March, OK Nice Cream is now stocked at 64 dispensaries in the U.S. Cannabis ice cream is the newest way to chill out – literally and figuratively – this summer in Oklahoma. Dispensaries are flocking to stock OK Nice Cream, a cannabis-infused treat that beats the heat. Since its inception in March, OK […]

Some Canadian used a fake ID of Marvel’s Thor to buy weed online

Who creates a fake ID, no matter if it’s just a joke fake ID, that isn’t even up to date? In Canada, you can buy weed online. This constitutes one of the numerous perks Canadians enjoy thanks to the recreational legalization of marijuana. Most of you will read that and have no further questions. What a […]

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