CANNABIS CULTURE – I just saw Trumbo, the new film about blacklisted screenwriter Dalton Trumbo, and it’s as remarkable as everyone’s been saying it is. However there are a few things about it that would, I think, bother Dalton.
CANNABIS CULTURE - Joan Rivers, a breakthrough artist who was the first comedienne to perform at Carnegie Hall, died last week at age 81.
CANNABIS CULTURE - The Great Gatsby is the first modern novel about a drug dealer.
CANNABIS CULTURE - "As if we needed another reason to love Jennifer Lawrence," said Michael Hogan of The Huffington Post after photos of Lawrence apparently puffing pot on a balcony in Hawaii appeared days after she picked up the Best Actress Academy Award for Silver Linings Playbook.
After months of relentless federal crackdowns on state-regulated medical marijuana dispensaries, President Barack Obama has appeared in a video with marijuana movie icons Harold and Kumar.
Hollywood is known for being a liberal town, where conservatives like Jon Voight and Chuck Norris seem outnumbered by a cadre of Clooneys and Weinsteins. So when it comes to issues like the Drug War, it would logically follow that the thrust of movies touching on America's relationship with cocaine, marijuana and any other number of illegal substances would denounce the government's war on drug users and vilify the DEA.
Famous women stay mute when it comes to their relationship to weed, but their voices could be of the utmost importance.
Self-confessed ‘Stoner’ Miley Cyrus was spotted outside of a marijuana dispensary in Hollywood on Saturday (June 23) in yet another controversial move from the star.
Patient advocacy group Americans for Safe Access (ASA) recently discovered that a second patient at has been denied a transplant in the past year because of their medical marijuana use. In response, ASA sent a letter today to the Cedars-Sinai Transplant Center on behalf of Toni Trujillo, a qualified medical marijuana patient who was removed from the kidney transplant list earlier this year. Trujillo has had kidney problems for most of her life and has been on dialysis for the past 5 years, ever since an existing kidney transplant began failing.
CANNABIS CULTURE - Heather Donahue correctly predicts in her new book Growgirl that the words "Blair Witch Project" would appear on the cover, over her objections.