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Every Mom’s An Activist: The Drug War Comes Home

Every Mom’s An Activist: The Drug War Comes Home

I never would have thought that I would be speechless on the topic of Marijuana. I’m passionate about it. I live it and I breathe it. It isn’t for lack of love that I have no words. The Marijuana “issue” simply leaves me dumbfounded with its breadth. In fact there is no single issue, but […]

Grow Lights in the Closet: A Homegrown Love Story

Grow Lights in the Closet: A Homegrown Love Story

By Lynn Knox “We’ve got this gift of love, but love is like a precious plant. You can’t just accept it and leave it in the cupboard or just think it’s going to get on by itself. You’ve got to keep watering it. You’ve got to really look after it and nurture it.” –John Lennon […]

5 Youtube Cover Songs That Are Better Than the Originals

5 Youtube Cover Songs That Are Better Than the Originals

PHOTO: Anthony Catalano Ever looked for a particular song on youtube and instead found dozens or even hundreds of cover versions? Yes, we agree, some of them undoubtedly suck, but others are true gems. Here are 5 covers of popular songs that we daresay improve on the originals. 1. Lorde’s “Royals” by Megan Davies and […]

Dear Lady Gaga: YOU SUCK

Dear Lady Gaga: YOU SUCK

I mean, seriously girlfriend, “addicted” to marijuana? Really? Is that the word you meant to use? Marijuana is not physically addictive – even prohibitionists with half a clue are willing to admit that. Sure, you might enjoy smoking and get a little irritable if you stop, but that’s not addiction. Not at all. According to […]

Mary Jane’s High Chair

Mary Jane’s High Chair

If you’re looking for a unique holiday gift for yourself or that special someone, we’ve got just the ticket: Mary Jane’s High Chair. Whether you’re a dispensary owner, cannabis activist, rock star, or just a plain old fan of ganja, this piece of functional art would fit right into any canna-centric design theme, indoors or […]

Mexicans Are Awesome, Marijuana Is Too!

Mexicans Are Awesome, Marijuana Is Too!

As a cannabis activist, I think it’s helpful to have some understanding about how prohibition began. For me, I began to form my opinion after reading from Jack Herer’s book, The Emperor Wears No Clothes. I know the term “marijuana” was created by William Randolph Hearst’s yellow journalism. I also know his newspapers had a huge […]

Breath of Life: The Intersection of Marijuana, the Mind and the Sexual Self.

Breath of Life: The Intersection of Marijuana, the Mind and the Sexual Self.

“The illegality of cannabis is outrageous, an impediment to full utilization of a drug which helps produce the serenity and insight, sensitivity and fellowship so desperately needed in this increasingly mad and dangerous world.” – Carl Sagan There is a deeply spiritual essence to marijuana. Sure, there’s the casual buzz, the playful buzz, the zonk-you-out-of-your-mind […]