Weed Week

Weed Week

For Some Legal Weed Businesses, Cryptocurrency Actually Makes Sense

Despite being recreationally legal in 10 states, cannabis businesses have to come up with creative ways to accept payment other than cash.
Jordan Pearson
2 days ago
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In Defense of Weak ‘Dad Weed’

Some people don't want to get blitzed.
Kaleigh Rogers
4.21.17
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The CIA Created a Hotbox That Can't Get You High

In the 1970s, America's top intelligence agency created super skunky fake weed and burned it as part of a drug abuse program that toured the country.
Michael Best
4.20.17
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Marijuana-Induced Anxiety Is Weed Culture's Bigfoot

Ever get the fear when you smoke pot? Scientists are still trying to work out why.
Sarah Emerson
4.20.17
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Can Weed Cure America’s Opioid Epidemic?

The verdict is still out on what role medical marijuana can play in curbing America’s opioid epidemic.
Kaleigh Rogers
4.18.17
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A Visual History of the Pot Leaf

The role of cannabis in early religious texts to the botanical renaissance of the Victorian age.
Becky Ferreira
4.18.17
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The FBI Says It Can Finally Find Hackers Who Don’t Smoke Weed

The agency says it's managing to meet its hiring goals despite a ban on hiring anyone who's used marijuana within the last three years.
Daniel Oberhaus
4.17.17
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Kentucky Burned 100 Pounds of Hemp Because It Was Too Dank

Anything with more than 0.3 percent THC is far too potent.
Kaleigh Rogers
4.17.17
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I Tried Cheating a Drug Test Using 'Science' I Found on the Internet

A highly un-scientific scientific odyssey.
Jordan Pearson
4.22.16
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Why Do We Still Depict All Pot Smokers as Bong-Toting Losers?

These stock images are meant to help the media rethink the way they portray stoners.
Louise Matsakis
4.21.16