Tag: marijuana

The Absurdity of the NFL's Cannabis Policy

I’m not here to defend Josh Gordon. Having broken the same rule multiple times, the blame falls on him and him alone for his current circumstances. After the wideout tested positive for marijuana, these circumstances are a possible 1-year suspension and an uncertain future with the suddenly intriguing Cleveland Browns. Since the news, Gordon has... Read more »

Legal Marijuana Will Fuel a Necessary Paradigm Shift

“I had myself a ball…it’s a thousand times better than whiskey.” -Louis Armstrong   Legal recreational marijuana became a reality for those 21 and older in Colorado on January 1st. This is a big deal for many reasons: An improved economy, more sensible use of taxpayer dollars, less nonviolent humans locked in cages and more... Read more »

Cannabidiol: The side of marijuana you don't know

Cannabidiol: The side of marijuana you don't know
If there’s a marijuana-related compound you’ve heard of, it’s likely Tetrahydrocannabinol, or THC. THC is what makes you high and the reason most recreational users partake. What most don’t know is the medicinal value of the plant comes mostly from a different source: cannabidiol. Cannibidiol (CBD) is a non-psychoactive component of marijuana that possesses a... Read more »

5 Amazing Things You Didn't Know About Marijuana

It’s no coincidence that marijuana legalization support has surged with the growth of social media. The voices of the Reefer Madness era are silenced daily as studies and testimonials continue pouring in about this often misunderstood plant. Ignorance still remains, however, and this fight won’t be won without continued education of the masses. It takes... Read more »