Culture

August 10, 2017

Pot Matters: Opioid Deaths Continue to Increase

The National Center for Health Statistics (NCHS) reports that deaths from drug overdoses continue to increase, from 16.7 per 100,000 in the third quarter of 2015 to 19.9 in the ...
August 9, 2017

Toasted Tweets | Aug. 9, 2017

Marijuana is an incredible herb, drug, weed, plant, creation, shrub, aperitif, what have you. And amazing, wonderful, weird things happen when you smoke it. For one, many get a euphoric ...
August 8, 2017

Mazel Tov! Jews Get ‘Chai’ at LA’s First Cannabis Havdalah Party

Most peoples’ social lives revolve around alcohol to some degree, whether it be sipping wine over dinner, or drinking beers at a summer BBQ.  For those, like myself, who don’t ...
August 8, 2017

Here’s the Deal with Pot in North Korea

Photo by Vortex Farmacy. In 1962, American soldier Allen Abshier, stationed in South Korea, defected to the ironically-named Democratic People’s Republic of Korea—AKA (the completely non-democratic) North Korea—in order to avoid ...