When it comes to alcohol and marijuana consumption, Americans clearly agree on one thing: The younger you are, the more likely you are to have recently enjoyed either substance. Beyond alcohol being much more popular, the chart below reveals other interesting trends. For the average American, alcohol consumption is fairly steady from their early twenties […]
In 2012, Americans were surprised to see the first legalization of recreational marijuana use in Colorado and Washington. In the years that followed, a handful of states followed suit, including Alaska and Oregon, in 2014. And on Nov. 8, California, Nevada, Maine, and Massachusetts all voted in favor of legalized use, sale, and consumption of […]
The presidential election aside, a resounding “WOOHOO” could be heard coast to coast last week as marijuana became legal for recreational use in four new states. This means that now over half the states in this great nation are green-friendly! It’s no surprise then that weed and wine can be consumed in the same package, […]
Medical marijuana is already a fact of life in 25 states and D.C., but why limit pain-relieving ganja to humans? Some pet owners think that their furry companions deserve to get in on the action, too, which led ”The New York Times” to give the latest animal ownership trend a catchy name everyone can get behind: […]
People enjoy things that help them relax. Some people do yoga, some people drink alcohol, and some smoke weed. The latter is increasing in popularity now that it’s legal to buy and sell recreational marijuana in four states, with five more states looking to join them in 2016. Some members of big alcohol companies, though, are doing […]
Wine, Star Wars and cannabis — these are a few of my favorite things. So when I found out there is a movement in Mendocino County, California to create cannabis appellations, not unlike wine appellations, I was naturally drawn to the idea, like a bee to pollen. But, does cannabis express terroir in the same […]
It was only a matter of time until the marijuana industry hit booze culture. Recently, cocktails infused with cannabis have been making their way onto menus. So if you like to get a little stony baloney during cocktail hour, this news is right up your alley. West Hollywood’s Gracias Madre is a great example.
Undergraduate studies have become a staple in American culture. By junior year in high school, students typically have a college counselor of some sort and/or a roadmap for getting into college. This educational development reflects the increasingly mandatory nature of undergraduate studies. No longer can one easily get a healthy job with just their high […]
Some of us like to combine our pleasures, while others like to keep them separate. Regardless, here’s a humorous exploration of the effects of each one of these substances as compared to one another.