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“Should we smoke before we pray?” Cynthia Joye asked, tapping the Bible resting on her lap. Joye had just arrived at her friend’s home in Centennial, Colorado, a suburb south of Denver, for the fifth or sixth meeting — it was hard to keep track — of Stoner Jesus Bible Study.
  There’s at least one noticeable advantage to cannabis-friendly weddings: more mellow brides.
Bob Young ~ Seattle Times ~   A lofty lecture series for stoned people aims to shatter some stereotypes, but also raises the question: Are people really more creative and open-minded when high?
Oscar Pascual ~ SFgate.com ~   An emerging group of modern chefs are creating bold new dishes infused with marijuana, but that doesn’t mean you can’t make it yourself.
Associated Press ~   More U.S. college students are making a habit of using marijuana, which has supplanted cigarettes as the smoke-able substance of choice among undergraduates who light up regularly, a study released Tuesday found.
Kristen Wyatt ~ Associated Press ~   DENVER (AP) -- Talk about higher learning. A Colorado county may create the world's first public college scholarship program funded with marijuana money.
Britt Moreno ~ CBS Denver ~ The college course is called Cannabis Journalism: reporting and covering the new normal.
Jasper Hamill ~ Mirror Online ~   William Shakespeare sought inspiration by smoking weed in the sort of pipe commonly referred to as a "bong", a South African scientist has claimed.
Rich Barlow ~ BU Today ~ Boston University course surveys America’s pot policy through the decades.
Pamela Barbaglia ~Reuters ~   Any Italian will tell you: pasta is healthy and makes you feel good. But what about spaghetti made from cannabis?
Ray Mark Rinaldi ~ Denver Post/Cannabist ~   Two diverse shows attempt to document a shift in how we think about pot, how it is becoming a part of our everyday lives, shedding its stigma, normalizing.
Katie Shapiro ~ The Cannabist ~   "Puff, puff, pass" and beyond. Talking marijuana manners with Lizzie Post and others in these weird, post-legalization times
Jessica Sidman ~ Washington City Paper ~   DC Brau is looking to make a political statement with a new beer collaboration with Colorado's Oskar Blues Brewery.
Jennifer Iserloh, Skinny Chef  ~    Hemp is part of the Cannabis family, and can be processed into a wide variety of foods and products including hemp seed, hemp oil, wax, resin, rope, cloth, building material, paper, and fuel. Hemp is not only versatile in its uses but also a fast-growing, water-efficient crop.
Jacqueline Keeler ~ Indian Country Today   On Saturday, February 28 some 75 tribal leaders from across the country met to discuss forming the first “Tribal Cannabis Association” at the Tulalip Resort Casino on the Tulalip Reservation in Washington State.