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Were Bootleggers Released When Prohibition Ended?

Were Bootleggers Released When Prohibition Ended?

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 […]

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I Drank Weed Wine — Here’s What Happened

I Drank Weed Wine — Here’s What Happened

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, […]

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These Are The Alcohol Companies That Want To Keep Weed Illegal

These Are The Alcohol Companies That Want To Keep Weed Illegal

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 […]

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Can Marijuana Express Terroir?

Can Marijuana Express Terroir?

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 […]

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The Cannabis Craze Has Come To Cocktails

The Cannabis Craze Has Come To Cocktails

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.

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Alcohol And Marijuana Are Part Of The Collegiate Experience, So Talk About It

Alcohol And Marijuana Are Part Of The Collegiate Experience, So Talk About It

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 […]

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