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The Art of Cannabis: An Excerpt from Mitch Shenassa’s “The Cannabis Aficianado’s Handbook”

The Art of Cannabis: An Excerpt from Mitch Shenassa’s “The Cannabis Aficianado’s Handbook”

While high grade sinsemillia cannabis has been available for decades, the craft has entered a renaissance in recent years. With legislative positions on cannabis progressing nationwide, a blossoming industry has attracted artisan horticulturalists who produce exquisite flowers as labors of love. The goal of the cannabis aficionado isn’t to identify her favorites—though, certainly, she should […]

Are Cannabis Death Stats No Longer Zero?

Are Cannabis Death Stats No Longer Zero?

Photo: Bryan Ochalla Statistics have a tendency of separating us from the magnitude of death. The news today tells us many stories about deaths from all around this little blue planet. But two particular deaths are what this blog post is about. It’s a small number … 2. But the sterility of the statistic hides […]

Fixin’ Stupid: The War on Weed 2.0

Fixin’ Stupid: The War on Weed 2.0

The trouble with the world is that the stupid are cocksure and the intelligent are full of doubt.                                                        -Bertrand Russell What is it about Marijuana that is worth […]

THC Mythology: The Demonization of Mr. T. H. Cannabinol

THC Mythology: The Demonization of Mr. T. H. Cannabinol

A few months ago I was speakin’ to a friend about the herb. She’s been on the herbal for years and years. Hailing from Ottawa, she found no lack of florists. Funny how the closer to Parliament, the more choice you see in these medicinal buds. I mentioned how Cannabidiol was stopping seizures. She had […]