Royal rhubarb A woman pointed at the large rhubarb plant at Fifth and Broadway and exclaimed, “Look at that giant Alaskan squash bush!” More bookstore block briefs A little boy who was walking on Broadway stopped suddenly and pointed, “Alaskan Fairytales!” And then, looking at his mother, “This place looks promising.” Two older women stopped […]

As many countries move toward legalizing pot, officials in Canada are releasing guidelines for how people can lower the health risks that may be associated with the drug if they choose to use it. The guidelines, which were released today (June 23) by the Canadian Research Initiative on Substance Misuse, are meant to educate marijuana […]

Type of Food: Gumdrop-like candy chew Suggested Dose/Serving: One piece (10 mg—9% CBD, 1% THC) Servings in Package: 10 Cost: $32 Looks Like: Translucent, whitish, soft gumdrop squares with a red “gem” candy in the middle. Comes individually packaged, each of the ten candies shrink-wrapped in its own tiny bag. This is common for pot […]

After several years of ceding marijuana policy-making to a voting public eager to adopt a more permissive approach to the once completely illegal drug, House lawmakers on Wednesday took the reins of the sticky issue, passing a bill to overhaul how the state will regulate the retail market of the intoxicant. The legislation approved 126-28 […]

Like many medical marijuana patients across the country right now, DeAnna Bigoni is afraid.  Four years after she started growing and making her own cannabis products to fight a years-long dependence on opioid painkillers, the Washington resident is afraid the Trump administration will take those rights away. Whether Attorney General Jeff Sessions is deeming marijuana […]

This piece was co-written by Michelle Janikian and Catherine Goldberg. Images courtesy of Mitzva Herbal Co. As the push for cannabis legalization continues to garner support across the nation, a variety of cultural, political, and even religious groups are getting involved in the green rush. One such demographic is the Orthodox Jewish community, members of […]

Interview with Lord Mesa at HVFF London 2 Jun 2017 If you are in the DCTV fandom, you have for sure seen Lord Mesa’s “illos” [illustrations] inspired by Arrow, The Flash, Supergirl, The Avengers, Once Upon A Time, etc., as … Froggy … read more at:

Cannabis doesn’t actually produce THC or CBD. The plant produces all cannabinoids in an acid form. Instead of making THC and CBD directly, it synthesizes tetrahydrocannabinolic acid (THCA) and cannabidiolic acid (CBDA) from their cannabigerolic acid (CBGA) precursor. THCA is not psychoactive—it does not activate CB1 cannabinoid receptors in the brain. In order to make […]