Two medical marijuana product companies are offering free weed to folks impacted by the catastrophic Valley fire. Recipients must present a valid medical marijuana prescription at one of 5 dispensaries in San Francisco, Santa Rosa, Sebastopol or Lake County.
The giveaway has been going on since Thursday and runs through October 7, and the two companies, Care By Design and AbsoluteXtracts, will be giving out the products via five dispensaries in San Francisco, Santa Rosa, Sebastopol, and Lake County, according to a joint statement.
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This week, the "doomsday seed vault" (as it's known in headlines, anyway) made the news because scientists made the first "withdrawal" from the remote arctic store. But there's another reason to be excited about the underground vault on Norway's Svalbard archipelago. Weed! And when shit gets real, we're gonna need it. Read the rest
Oh, deer. Someone has a bad case of the munchies.
The Oregonian, Portland's daily newspaper, is seeking a professional marijuana critic. Read the rest
Several pipes excavated from William Shakespeare's garden contained cannabis, report scientists who used gas chromatography-mass spectrometry to analyze the items. Read the rest
Highly creative blunt sculptures as seen on ValleyRecreational420's Instagram account. Read the rest
The suit charges Santa Ana Mayor Miguel Pulido with soliciting bribes for preferential treatment.
They ordered customers on the ground, made fun of a disabled (amputee) worker, then gorged on edibles.
Shall we have a Boing Boing meetup at this bud and breakfast resort? Read the rest
National Geographic shares the stories of children who seek relief from cancer and epilepsy through the use of cannabidiol (CBD) oil with little to none of marijuana's psychoactive component THC. Read the rest
The IRS has incorporated an Indianapolis marijuana-smoking church as a tax-exempt religious organization. Donors to the church can now deduct contributions on their taxes.
"We got the approval back in less than 30 days," said church founder Bill Levin. “Somebody at the IRS loves us."
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This is not a photoshop.
The high times, they are a-changing: editors of National Geographic chose cannabis as the theme of their next print issue.
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