I’m a former NFL player that went from opioid addict to cannabis yoga guru

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“Sit back and relax.” That was my emergency room doctor. It was 1999. I was seventeen. I had just snapped my clavicle in what ended up being my last high school football game. Goodbye college scholarships. So long NFL dreams. I remember feeling a tugging sensation when he removed the needle from my forearm. Little…

This man cracked the code, now he gets paid to smoke weed all day

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Russ Hudson knows that success is often born out of countless failures—especially when trying to break into an industry guarded by legal roadblocks. Now, Hudson spends his days smoking joints, sampling strains from all over the world, and getting paid handsomely to do so. But scoring this dream job required paying some dues. On the…

This 27-year-old gets paid up to $175 an hour to roll joints

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Tony Greenhand is going to attempt to smoke his own weight in weed. Greenhand, 27, is the mastermind behind the Instagram account Smokeable Art (@tonygreenhand), a page dedicated to the world’s most intricate joints designed almost exclusively with two ingredients: marijuana and rolling papers. He’s rolled everything from smokeable Statue of Liberty replicas to running…

At the University of Denver, you can take a class in dealing weed

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Despite the legalization of marijuana in over 25 U.S states, and soon, the entire country of Canada, those in the cannabis-industry are still fighting for legitimacy in the public imagination—a difficult task after generations of prohibition and bumbling “stoner” films. Those who grow marijuana look forward to the day when the plant is regarded with…

The 3 Best Marijuana Stocks To Invest In Right Now

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Marijuana businesses are among some of the most popular and exciting publicly traded stocks on the market. Last year, the North American marijuana market sold $6.7 billion in product, an incredible 30% increase from the prior year. With Canada planning for the full legalization of marijuana next year, and the United States increasingly relaxing the…

How to Talk to Your Clueless Doctor About Smoking Weed

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With the spread of medical marijuana as a treatment for mental illness, people are finding themselves in the predicament of having to speak to their mental health professionals about their medicine. Most psychiatrists don’t have training in the use of medical marijuana, even for common illnesses like anxiety. Part of this has to do with…

The Hero We Need But Don’t Deserve Takes 100 Bong Hits In A Row

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Every marijuana enthusiast has that one friend with a bottomless tolerance. No matter how much they smoke, the effects never seem to register. Their personality never changes. There’s never an inappropriate time to smoke. Their eyes don’t even get red. It’s like a superpower that’s only good for diminishing your bank account and impressing your…

People Are Using Sensory Deprivation Tanks To Treat Their Anxiety

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A recent study suggests that depression and time spent online are becoming continuously intertwined. You’re online right now, and for that, I apologize, but I’ll try to make it worth your time. The constant state of connection will undoubtedly worsen anxiety and alert states as the world becomes a tougher pill to swallow. There are…

Why Weed Smokers Are The Best Friends You’ll Ever Have

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You know what they say, a friend with weed is a friend indeed. But that’s so much more than just a saying; it’s a fact. As to the reasons why weed smokers are the best friends, well, the list goes on and on. Not only is the cannabis community packed with some of the most welcoming and…