Apr 212014
 
Can You Get A 'Hangover' From Consuming Too Much Cannabis?

Examining The Myth Of The Marijuana Hangover I recently wrote an article about using marijuana to help cure an alcohol hangover. While I was looking at stuff online about that topic, I constantly ran into articles dealing with a hangover from marijuana. I personally don’t think I’ve ever had a marijuana hangover, but I have consumed so much marijuana in a night that I was still very high when I woke up the next morning. I’m wondering if maybe that’s what people are experiencing and calling it a hangover. When [...]

Apr 212014
 
Blackwater OG Marijuana Strain Review And Pictures

Blackwater OG Cannabis Strain Review And Pics I was introduced to a new strain yesterday. Well, a new strain to me. Many of you have probably already been lucky enough to get your hands on the Blackwater OG marijuana strain. The Blackwater OG marijuana strain is an indica dominant strain which is a result of crossbreeding Mendo Purps with SFV OG Kush. If you love purple marijuana strains, you will love the Blackwater OG strain. Blackwater OG is good for pain, increasing your appetite, and helping you sleep at night. This [...]

Apr 212014
 
How To Foliar Feed Your Marijuana Plants

By Robert Bergman Foliar feeding can be incredibly beneficial for your marijuana plants. Although this tends to go against popular perception, marijuana plants require regular spraying and/or misting. Plants can and will absorb nutrients from their leaves with a nutrient solution mixture. Foliar feeding provides a rapid boost to your marijuana plants, ultimately producing larger, better, and more bud-filled harvests. That being said, foliar spraying cannot replace a standard root feeding regimen. Instead, it provides a quick way to get supplementary nutrients to your plants. Foliar feeding essentially means that [...]

Apr 212014
 
NORML Responds To Latest Media Frenzy Over Pot And 'Brain Damage' Fears

By Paul Armentano, NORML Deputy Director The mainstream media launched into a reefer mad frenzy this week after researchers from Harvard University in Boston and Northwestern University in Chicago published the results of a neuroimaging study assessing the brains of a small cohort of regular marijuana smokers and non-users. The brain scans identified various differences between the two groups in three aspects of brain morphometry: gray matter density, volume, and shape. These differences triggered dozens of high-profile media outlets to lose their collective minds. Here’s a sampling: CNN: Casual marijuana use may [...]

Apr 212014
 
Six States And D.C. Sign Marijuana Bills Into Law in Less Than A Month

Courtesy of The Joint Blog It’s been an incredibly busy, and productive year thus far for the cannabis reform movement, and the past month has been a shining example of this progress. Here’s a look at some of what’s been accomplished. On March 21st, Utah’s governor signed into law a proposal which legalizes cannabis extracts (such as oils and tinctures) for medical purposes. The measure takes effect on July 1st. On March 31st, Washington D.C.’s mayor signed a measure into law which removes criminal penalties for the possession of up to an [...]

Apr 202014
 
420 Should Be Called 'Jack Herer Day'

Jack Herer is the biggest hero I’ve ever had in the marijuana movement and in marijuana culture. If there is a ‘George Washington of marijuana,’ it would be Jack Herer. Jack Herer has a marijuana strain named after him, marijuana reform initiatives are named after him, and his work is still being celebrated and carried out to this day. For those of you that don’t know about Jack Herer, here is a brief bio from JackHerer.Com, which is ran by the amazing Jeannie Herer: Jack Herer was never an elected law-maker [...]

Apr 202014
 
Make Sure To Support Marijuana Reform On 420

Celebrating 420 with friends and family is something that I look forward to all year. I enjoy going to events and meeting new people, and smoking as much marijuana as I can get my hands on. But, I always make sure to keep fighting for reform on 420. Marijuana activists shouldn’t take a day off from fighting for reform, not until everyone is free from jail and every state has full legalization. Incorporate fighting for reform into your 420 endeavors. April 20th is the perfect time to talk to people about marijuana [...]

Apr 202014
 
Which Marijuana Strains Are You Smoking On 420?

April 20th is finally here, and I want to wish everyone a very happy 420! If you are like me, you have been saving your best marijuana nugs from throughout the year for this special day. It’s not easy to look at all the frostiest nugs all year and not give in to temptation, but I will say (while looking at jars of top nugs), I’m very excited that I waited. What marijuana strain(s) are you smoking on this 420? Please put your answers in the comments below. Below are [...]

Apr 192014
 
What Is Your Favorite Way To Consume Marijuana On 420?

There are many ways to consume marijuana. On April 20th, chances are you will get to partake or see someone partake in just about every method. Do you have a favorite method? I always try to get a variety of methods. Below are some methods to consume marijuana if you are looking for ideas. If there is a method that I missed, please add it in the comments section: Joint – Joints are great to have on 4/20 because all it takes is a flame and you are in business. [...]