Does smoking weed make people more creative?

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Ever look at the unchained torment of a Hieronymus Bosch painting…the vivid manifestations of emotive beasts, landscapes of simultaneous anguish and beauty, and think: boy oh boy, what was that guy smoking?! Divorcing art from drugs can be as difficult as divorcing artists from their drugs. From the Beatles and their iconic acid trips to…

Why this mom loves smoking weed with her 14-year-old daughter

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“I smoke weed regularly and I highly recommend it to everyone,” says Kaylie during a recent episode of the Dr. Phil Show. Kaylie is a divorced mother of a 14-year-old girl. She and her daughter, Gabrielle, made their debut on the show after Kaylie’s ex-husband decided to take action against her permissive parenting strategy. The…

10 successful actors who smoke weed that are killing the stoner stereotype

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It’s no secret that weed is popular among artists. Some actors and musicians even make it part of their entire persona. But more often than not, these are just people who smoke weed for a bunch of different reasons, all while excelling at their craft. Here are 10 of the most successful actors who smoke weed.…

The amount of cannabis oil users in the UK doubled in a single year

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Cannabis oils are becoming an increasingly popular product for recreational and medical marijuana enthusiasts alike. New data from a UK regulatory body shows that there are currently 250,000 users of cannabis oil in the UK, twice the amount as last year. According to the Cannabis Trades Association UK (CTA UK), there is also now approximately 1,000…

This startup incubator is fuelling the first generation of marijuana entrepreneurs

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Startup incubators are a staple of the small business sector. They can make or break a young company, and some have produced more unicorns than fantasy novels. For example, a stint at Y Combinator is practically a knighthood in Silicon Valley circles. But the marijuana industry historically lacks that kind of support. Now that governments around the…

This is the difference between body highs and head highs

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The legalization of cannabis in states like Washington, California, and Colorado means that marijuana enthusiasts are increasingly able to customize their highs. It’s a luxury for any serious cannabis fan who is unable to access product from a trusted source. And thanks to dispensaries, more and more people are becoming knowledgeable about cannabinoids and terpenes.…

Malta’s government proposes bill to legalize medical marijuana

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The government of Malta this week proposed allowing doctors there to prescribe medical marijuana. Draft legislation was published on Monday which would loosen existing regulations. So many restrictions exist act present that not a single patient in Malta has ever been treated legally with cannabis or with a cannabis-based product, reports The New York Times.…

My trippy Thanksgiving is why you should never store cannabutter in your family fridge

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Folks, cannabis butter may be on the pungent side, but it’s a handy-dandy ingredient for all kinds of good edibles. That said if you don’t live alone (and frankly even if you do) make sure to store the stuff in a secure place. Don’t just leave it in a little bowl or wrapped in some…

Baby Boomers no longer think weed is dangerous says study

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A new study out of the New York University School of Medicine reveals that now, more than ever, Baby Boomers are less intimidated by marijuana. Born between early-50s to the mid-60s, they’re the generation that just missed Woodstock and the 60s counterculture movement, instead landing square in the War on Drugs. The study sample was…