Ordway, Colorado: Green Rush Be Leavin’ Deserted Growin’ Spots, Yo

Ordway, Colorado: Green Rush Be Leavin' Deserted Growin' Spots, YoYo, peeps! Check it out. There’s this town in Colorado that’s become a straight-up cannabis ghost town. It’s called Ordway, and it used to be poppin’ with all these cannabis grow operations, but now it’s like a deserted wasteland. Thomas Mitchell from Westword put us on to this crazy story.

You know how back in the day, during the California Gold Rush, there were these boomtowns that sprouted up everywhere? People were goin’ crazy lookin’ for gold and shit. Well, the same thing happened in Colorado. There was this town called Cripple Creek that had over 55,000 people searchin’ for … Read more “Ordway, Colorado: Green Rush Be Leavin’ Deserted Growin’ Spots, Yo”

What’s Weed Really About? – How Mary Jane’s Perception Gonna Roll in 2024 and Beyond!

What's Weed Really About? - How Mary Jane's Perception Gonna Roll in 2024 and Beyond!Yo, peep this article about cannabis, my dudes. It’s all about the social construct and what it means to different people. This plant is more than just a plant, it’s like a symbol or something. People got all these different ideas about it, from being sacred medicine to being straight-up evil. It’s crazy how one little flower can hold so much power.

So I was reading this dope Reddit post where this person was like, “What does cannabis mean to you?” And it got me thinking, you know? Like, our definitions shape our reality, but we never really stop and … Read more “What’s Weed Really About? – How Mary Jane’s Perception Gonna Roll in 2024 and Beyond!”

Miz Courts Be Askinn’ fo’ $3.7 Mil to Wipe Them Records Clean

Miz Courts Be Askinn' fo' $3.7 Mil to Wipe Them Records CleanYo, what up fam? Check it, there’s some crazy news coming out of Missouri. So, this clerk from the Missouri Supreme Court was spitting straight facts in a House of Representatives committee meeting on Jan. 17. They were talking about how the state has been wiping out cannabis convictions left and right. Like, they’ve expunged a whopping 103,558 cases! But here’s the thing, not all these old records are digitalized, so these circuit clerks gotta put in mad time and effort to go through every single case to find those that can be expunged.

According to this court clerk named … Read more “Miz Courts Be Askinn’ fo’ $3.7 Mil to Wipe Them Records Clean”

Gettin’ More Empathy and Understandin’ in the World? Light Up and Blaze! – Cannabis Users Show Major Empathy in Fresh Study

Gettin' More Empathy and Understandin' in the World? Light Up and Blaze! - Cannabis Users Show Major Empathy in Fresh StudyYo, listen up! I gotta drop some knowledge on y’all about why weed smokers are the chillest, most understanding and empathetic people out there. This ain’t no joke, it’s backed by science, fam!

So check it, there was this dope study that went down in November 2023. They gathered up 51 non-cannabis users and compared them to 85 regular smokers. They used this test called the Cognitive and Affective Empathy Test (TECA) to see how empathetic these peeps were. And guess what? The stoners scored higher in emotional comprehension than the non-smokers. Can you believe it?

But hold up, they … Read more “Gettin’ More Empathy and Understandin’ in the World? Light Up and Blaze! – Cannabis Users Show Major Empathy in Fresh Study”

ANA Be Straight Up Backing Rescheduling, Ya Dig?

ANA Be Straight Up Backing Rescheduling, Ya Dig?Yo, peep this: in the last election, my man President Biden talked a big game about helpin’ out the cannabis industry. Now, two years into his term, he finally agreed to start the process. And guess who’s showin’ support? The American Nurses Association, that’s who. These frontline warriors in patient healthcare know what’s up. They recognize that medical marijuana has some mad medical benefits, especially when it comes to fightin’ against opioids.

The ANA ain’t the only ones backin’ this move either. We got bipartisan governors, the Health and Human Services crew (HHS), and even the US Food & Drug … Read more “ANA Be Straight Up Backing Rescheduling, Ya Dig?”

Spain ‘Bout to Roll with the MMJ EU? – Spain Finally Getting Down with Medical Mary Jane After a Decade of Fighting

Spain 'Bout to Roll with the MMJ EU? - Spain Finally Getting Down with Medical Mary Jane After a Decade of FightingYo, what’s good, fam? It’s your boy Dan, here to drop some knowledge on the medical cannabis scene in Spain. So check it, Spain has been dealing with a political deadlock for a minute now, but their new government is finally making moves to address the medical cannabis situation in the country. And let me tell you, it’s about damn time!

So here’s the deal: Carola Pérez, the President of the Spanish Observatory of Medicinal Cannabis (OECM), has been fighting for medical cannabis in Spain for over ten years. She’s been pushing for a framework that would allow patients to … Read more “Spain ‘Bout to Roll with the MMJ EU? – Spain Finally Getting Down with Medical Mary Jane After a Decade of Fighting”

What’s the Deal with Feminized Ganja Seeds? – Growing that Mary Jane

What's the Deal with Feminized Ganja Seeds? - Growing that Mary JaneYo, what’s good fam? It’s your boy Dan comin’ at ya with some straight knowledge about feminized cannabis seeds. If you’re tryna grow some fire weed, then you need to know what these seeds are all about. So sit back, roll up, and let me break it down for ya.

Now, when it comes to growing weed, you got a few options when it comes to seeds. You got your regular seeds, your autoflower seeds, and then you got these bad boys – feminized seeds. But what exactly are feminized cannabis seeds and why should you even care?

Well, my … Read more “What’s the Deal with Feminized Ganja Seeds? – Growing that Mary Jane”

Tasmanian Hemp Hustlers Demand Gov to Step Up Regs Game

Tasmanian Hemp Hustlers Demand Gov to Step Up Regs GameYo, what’s good y’all? It’s your boy Dan, and I’m about to drop some knowledge on y’all about these two Tasmanian hemp business owners. We got Andi Lucas of X-Hemp and Tim Crow of Hemp Harvests, and they be straight up hustlin’ in the hemp industry. But they ain’t too happy with the current regulations, ya feel me?

In a recent interview with ABC News, Lucas was like, “Yo, they out here treatin’ us like we some drug dealers when all we tryna do is grow some hemp. It’s just a crop, man. Like grain or barley or wheat.” And … Read more “Tasmanian Hemp Hustlers Demand Gov to Step Up Regs Game”

Peep This If You Wanna Score the Dank Weed

Peep This If You Wanna Score the Dank WeedYo, listen up! When it comes to the stuff we consume, if we ain’t tried it before, things can get real complicated. Dr. Armando Corsi, this dude from the University of Adelaide in Australia, was all up in a recent survey about wine purchases. He said, “If you’ve tried a wine before, chances are you gonna choose it again.” But if you ain’t tried it yourself, peeps in Australia and the U.S. tend to go for that low price, while Italians be all about matching that wine with their food, you feel me?

So check this out, they did this … Read more “Peep This If You Wanna Score the Dank Weed”

Study Shows Field Drug Test Fails Got Folks Locked Up for Nothin’

Study Shows Field Drug Test Fails Got Folks Locked Up for Nothin'Yo, check this out. So, apparently, there’s this study by the University of Pennsylvania that found that mad people out here gettin’ arrested for crimes they didn’t even do, all because of some bogus drug test. Like, tens of thousands of innocent peeps are gettin’ caught up in this mess every year. It’s straight-up messed up, man.

This research was done by the University of Pennsylvania Penn Carey Law School’s Quattrone Center for the Fair Administration of Justice. They analyzed a whole bunch of data from different agencies across the country to see how these field drug tests are screwin’ … Read more “Study Shows Field Drug Test Fails Got Folks Locked Up for Nothin’”