A week in weed

Smoking cannabis itself will not give you lung cancer, according to new research in this article. And apparently sex and cannabis are fun together. Read all about it. Weed smokers are also less susceptible to obesity. In the UK the liberal democrats decriminalisation proposals have been approved by experts which is lovely, shame it’s not parliament approving them.

A week in weed

Over in Canada some workers got a surprise when they took some brownies from a freezer. Reminds me of this hilarious 911 call from a stoned cop. At Time  magazine there’s an interesting article about what happened in Portugal after all drugs were decriminalised. This German website reports how growing numbers of pensioners in Bulgaria … Read more

A week in weed

There’s some info on new cannabis research that’s worth reading at Tokeofthetown. In the Netherlands, Spanish, French and Italians are being banned from visiting Masstrich coffeshops. On CNN there’s a bizarre story about border agents forcing suspected smugglers to eat their weed, then kicking them out into the desert. Finally an excellent article on the … Read more

A week in weed

It’s been an interesting few days in the world of marijuana. The dutch, in further right wing clean up measures are going to get rid of their ‘no toking signs’ to discourage children from taking up the habit. Reasonably sensible I guess and hopefully this means you can now toke everywhere 🙂 Motherboard has a … Read more

Good riddance Press Complaints Commission

It is great news to hear that the press complaints commission in the UK is being closed because it is dysfunctional. The guys over at http://clear-uk.org/ have been writing letters of complaint regarding the representation of cannabis in the media for example in the hate based ‘newspaper’ the daily mail. Perhaps now these complaints might … Read more