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Marijuana scare tactics

Meet the Prohibitionists’ Latest Bogeyman: Big Marijuana

By Kirk Biglione / April 25, 2018

With the battle against cannabis legalization all but lost, marijuana prohibitionists are setting their sights on a new enemy: Big Marijuana. A force they believe will be every bit as evil as Big Tobacco. Groups like Smart Approaches to Marijuana (SAM) have set out to demonize the new industry that is emerging around state-legal cannabis. […]

Ice Cream and Bufferin Won’t Solve the Opioid Crisis – It’s Time to De-Schedule Cannabis

By Kirk Biglione / April 9, 2018

Attorney General, Jefferson Beauregard Sessions III, has a message for Americans suffering from chronic pain: Take two Bufferin and tough it out. Not to be outdone, Whitehouse Opioid Czar, Kellyanne Conway has a suggestion for young people hooked on highly addictive painkillers: Eat more ice cream and french fries. Neither of these ideas is a […]

Infused Chocolate

How To Avoid A Bad Experience With Cannabis Edibles

By Kirk Biglione / March 27, 2018

As legalization spreads, infused edibles are becoming a popular entry point for new cannabis consumers. Edibles are a discrete way to experiment with cannabis. But, they also present some real challenges for both new and experienced users. Dosing is notoriously tricky to get right. And the onset of the cannabis effects can take up to […]

Thoughts On Responsible Cannabis Consumption

By Kirk Biglione / March 13, 2018

Cannabis legalization is sweeping the nation. Whatever your stance on this issue, public opinion polls and political trend lines are clear; it’s unlikely the tide will turn back towards prohibition anytime soon. Legal cannabis is now part of life in America. Cannabis normalization will be a slow and awkward process. Not everyone got the memo […]

It’s Time To Talk About Responsible Cannabis Use

By Kirk Biglione / January 24, 2018

Throughout the long, sad, era of marihuana prohibition, there was no such thing as “responsible” cannabis use. All use was deemed irresponsible, illegal, and immoral. As we move into the post-prohibition era, it’s time to figure out what responsible cannabis use looks like. As a society, we need to have conversations we’ve been unable to […]