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How India’s cannabis is being sold on Instagram

Image: Getty Images Dealers in India’s hill state of Himachal Pradesh have discovered a new way to sell their ‘stuff’ the famed Himachali charas (cannabis). They hunt down travelers through geo-tagged photos and hashtags on Instagram and turn them into potential buyers, Hindustan Times reports. SEE ALSO: The American History of Marijuana, Man The charas […]

Startups downplay tobacco as they talk up cannabis

Joanna Glasner is a reporter for CrunchBase. More posts by this contributor: CrunchBase Spotlight: Data hints at down rounds, but not wipeout, for marketplace lending Shops patronized by pot smokers have a long tradition of labeling their pipes and vaporizers for tobacco use only. But startups developing smoking and vaping gear are basically asking customers to […]

A rabbi, a priest, and an atheist smoke marijuana and talk about religion

You might rememberCut from a video it released a few years ago that depicted three grandmothers smoking marijuanatogether. To date that video has nearly 27 million views and has spawned an entire series called Strange Buds. It includes episodes like former cops smoking weed together, parents smoking with their kids, and even a Trump, a […]

Patrick Stewart Reveals He Uses Marijuana Daily To Help With Arthritis

Sir Patrick Stewart has opened up about his struggle with arthritis and how he turns to marijuana on a daily basis to combat its symptoms, according to a report from The Telegraph. In a statement, the English actor called the cannabinoidbiomedicine program out of Oxford University an important step forward for Britain in a field […]

Someone dropped off a cooler full of marijuana at a Goodwilll

Someone took the concept of “goodwill” to the extreme recently when they donated a cooler full of marijuana to the Goodwill in Monroe, Washington. This cooler was donated over the weekend to the Goodwill. Employees surprised when they opened the lid. Police were called… pic.twitter.com/50z1OinsER — Monroe PD (@MonroePolice) March 14, 2017 Thecooler contained 3.75 […]