ABRACADABS Returns To SoCal In March
Feb01

ABRACADABS Returns To SoCal In March

One of Southern California's most popular up and coming event series returns to SoCal March 26th and 27th and it's looking to be bigger and better than ever.  Really looking forward to seeing what happens when ABRACADABS comes to the NOS Center in San Bernardino.  Here is the description of the event from the organizers themselves. ABRACADABS is an annual 2 day cannabis festival with hundreds of award winning vendors showcasing the...

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Research Shows That Cannabis use DOES NOT lower IQ
Jan20

Research Shows That Cannabis use DOES NOT lower IQ

It is a common belief that cannabis use is correlated with a decreased IQ and poor academic performance—not anymore. The Journal of Psychopharmacology has released a study that shows that there is no correlation between cannabis use and a lower IQ/ poor academic performance. The group studied the association between cannabis use, IQ, academic achievement, and brain activity among a group of 2235 adolescents. They found that 24% of 15...

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Is Marijuana an Addictive Substance?
Jan10

Is Marijuana an Addictive Substance?

There are plenty of disputes over whether marijuana is an addictive substance. Science will tell you one thing, but the media is quick to tell you otherwise. OpenStrain breaks down why cannabis is not an addictive substance and what the real problem with addiction is.   "Scientifically, marijuana is not addictive. There are no chemical hooks in marijuana that make your body dependent on cannabis. However, just like anything in...

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Australia’s Anti-Marijuana Campaign Has Become the Internet’s Laughing Stock
Dec20

Australia’s Anti-Marijuana Campaign Has Become the Internet’s Laughing Stock

  On October 17, 2015, Australia announced that it would legalize marijuana for medical and scientific purposes. In response, the New South Wales Government launched an anti-marijuana campaign on November 24 that is very hard to take seriously, known as #StonerSloth. Stoner Sloth is a Chewbacca-like creature that moves sluggishly, groaning and wailing in response when spoken to instead of replying with words like a normal human being...

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Does Coughing REALLY Get You Higher?
Dec14

Does Coughing REALLY Get You Higher?

I'm sure you have all heard that coughing from marijuana smoke will get you higher. As a matter of fact, you were probably gasping for air and clutching your chest when someone said that to you for the first time. But, if you take a second and think about it, it doesn't make any sense. Coughing is your bodies' way of removing irritants in your throat. You cough because an irritant stimulates nerves that signal your brain to react with...

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Help support cannabis documentary, “Jazz Nights: A Confidential Journey”
Nov30

Help support cannabis documentary, “Jazz Nights: A Confidential Journey”

Hal Masonberg's "Jazz Nights: A Confidential Journey" needs our help! This documentary is an important part of jazz history, and an unexpected and revealing tale of these early days of Prop 19, California's initiative to legalize marijuana for recreational use. The film has been shot and edited, and has now received fiscal sponsorship from the International Documentary Association (IDA). Check out the official website for more...

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