Sunday, June 24, 2018

The Eagles and Cannabis: How Don Henley and the Band “Took It Easy” Thanks...

The Eagles are one of the most polarizing bands in existence. Right up there with the Grateful Dead, you either love the Eagles with a burning passion or, much like The Dude, you just can’t...

How Cannabis Influenced Bob Dylan’s Musical Career

Bob Dylan is one of music’s most prolific songwriters. The poet, warbling singer, and musical artist is renowned for his lengthy and impressive career, and he’s made it clear that much of his music...

Elvis and Cannabis: Could Marijuana Have Saved the King of Rock and Roll?

Elvis Presley was indisputably the King of Rock and Roll and one of the most significant icons in the history of American pop music. He revolutionized the industry with his rockabilly sound and transcended...

3 Cannabis YouTubers You Should Check Out

In the ever-changing social media landscape surrounding cannabis, video is quickly becoming a key player. A large reason why can be attributed to video streaming platforms like YouTube remaining flexible with their community guidelines,...

Pop Music and Cannabis: A Romance That Began in the 1930s

Aside from a brief mention in a Drake song, you probably won’t hear any obvious cannabis lyrics performed at mainstream awards ceremonies like the Grammies. Songs like Afroman’s “Because I Got High” and Willie Nelson’s “Roll...

From Cocaine to Tranqs to Cannabis: Stevie Nicks’ Journey to the Dark Side and...

The ethereal lead singer of Fleetwood Mac is shrouded in mystique (and in long, flowing garb) that adds to the intrigue behind her gypsy persona. Known as the Queen of Rock n’ Roll, she...

CANNABIS IN AMERICA: HOW VICELAND’S ‘WEEDIQUETTE’ WANTS TO CHANGE THE WAY WE THINK ABOUT...

It's not surprising that a TV show called Weediquette is about pot. But anyone who’s actually watched the popular Viceland series knows it’s much more than just a stoner show pushing marijuana legalization. With season three airing...

Roger Goodell Says Medical Marijuana Might Not Be Safe Enough For Grown Men Who...

NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell isn't ready to take medical marijuana off the league's list of banned substances because the drug might be "negative to the health of our players," he told ESPN on Friday. More...

DOCUMENTS HIGHLIGHT PRINCE’S STRUGGLE WITH OPIOID ADDICTION

Before his death, Prince abused opioid pain pills, suffered withdrawal symptoms and received at least one opioid prescription under his bodyguard’s name, according to search warrants and affidavits unsealed Monday. Prince was 57 when he...

Watch Jimmy Fallon’s Funniest ‘Tonight Show’ Cannabis Segments

The genial, goofy, and often gyrating Jimmy Fallon has hosted The Tonight Show since 2014, and during his tenure he’s had quite a few cannabis gems sprinkled into monologues, celebrity interviews, and sketches. Here’s...

That Weird, Wild Stuff: Johnny Carson’s Sly Late Night Cannabis Battle with NBC

Johnny Carson, the beloved silver-haired late night talk show host and cultural icon, never made his relationship with cannabis public domain. Instead, he preferred to slip in subtle jabs about marijuana in relation to...

Sir Patrick Stewart Admits He Relies On Cannabis to Fully Function

“I mean, my main problem is my hands don’t work very well,” he said. “But thanks to cannabis, they work much better than they used to. Thanks to the law in California now, it’s...