O’Cannabis: Snacks ‘n’ Snags – Stoner eats; the march toward marijuana legalization hits a bump
May23

O’Cannabis: Snacks ‘n’ Snags – Stoner eats; the march toward marijuana legalization hits a bump

The hungry stoner is a crude cliche. Ravenous, bug-eyed, slovenly, and insatiable is how the type is usually portrayed in pop culture. The truly initiated, however, know that while weed can bring on a powerful case of the munchies, it’s nothing to go all reefer madness about. In fact, what brings on the need for nosh is a small tweaking of the senses. In 2014, a team of European scientists found that THC, the chemical in marijuana...

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O, Cannabis! Pro-pot and Proud, Extravaganja in Northampton
Apr25

O, Cannabis! Pro-pot and Proud, Extravaganja in Northampton

Governor Charlie Baker, Mayor Martin J. Walsh of Boston, and House Speaker Robert A. DeLeo, you’re wasting your time with your anti-marijuana legalization effort, the Campaign for a Safe and Healthy Massachusetts. So far, the campaign, which launched in late April, has little more to say than, “Won’t Somebody Please Think of the Children!” The campaign’s site is literally a link to a Boston Globe editorial, a “donate” button, and a...

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