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High Times magazine sells to Bob Marley’s son, others - Cannabis News

The youngest son of reggae star Bob Marley as well as wealthy legal pot sellers from Colorado have taken control of High Times magazine, the storied counterculture media brand known around the world.

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Let Timmy Smoke: It's Time to Open Baseball's Hidden Cannabis Culture - Cannabis News

In Major League Baseball, the family-friendly American sport, no one smokes weed. Allegedly. Wink. Nudge.

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A Marijuana Dispensary Will Sponsor a Formula Drift Car - Cannabis News

With most forms of professional motor racing in need of new sponsorship streams, the marijuana growing and dispensing industry could be an obvious avenue to consider.

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Coachella Is Getting a Marijuana “Oasis” - Cannabis News

Two companies are partnering up to build an "oasis" for weed smokers, located six miles from the festival.

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Actor Patrick Stewart relies on cannabis spray to keep hands working – Cannabis News

When asked what he does when returning to the U.K., where cannabis is not legally used for medicinal purposes, he wryly sidestepped the question.

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Pot Lights Up Awards Season – Cannabis News

California's full legalization of marijuana may not take effect until 2018, but weed is proliferating at entertainment industry gatherings.

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Pop Music and Cannabis: A Romance That Began in the 1930s – Cannabis News

More than 80 years ago, when American music tastes were morphing into what we call the Swing Era, cannabis references began popping up regularly in popular music.

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Willie Nelson products kick off 'mature' marijuana market in Las Vegas – Cannabis News

LAS VEGAS (KSNV News3LV) — Country music legend and marijuana advocate Willie Nelson launched a new line of marijuana products in Las Vegas this week.

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Weed weddings no longer a pipe dream for cannabis connoisseurs – Cannabis News

A wedding is an occasion of many firsts: the first look, the first kiss, the first dance. But what about the first toke?

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Hollywood’s smoking hot trend: Weed for Health – Cannabis News

With a recent vote to legalize recreational marijuana use and "Hollyweed" vandalism of the Hollywood sign, cannabis also is at the forefront of a growing health movement in Los Angeles.

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The Fashionable and Political Marijuana Moment We're Having Right Now – Cannabis News

With recreational use of cannabis being legalized recently throughout many parts of the country, the trendiness of the psychoactive drug has become popular in the mainstream too, spreading to all parts of American culture — including fashion.

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Whoopi and Neil deGrasse Tyson Geek Out Over Cannabis – Cannabis News

Medical marijuana is no laughing matter for award-winning actress and comedian Whoopi Goldberg. Recently, she spoke about her cannabis brand, Whoopi and Maya, and her passion to offer cannabis as an alternative to prescriptions pills in an interview with renowned astrophysicist Neil deGrasse Tyson on his late-night talk show.

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Snoop Dogg Gifted Willie Nelson With A Very Marijuana-Friendly Christmas Sweater – Cannabis News

Nelson shared a photo of himself wearing the shirt, which sports the words “Smoke Weed” and features a pot leaf decorated with Christmas lights.

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New York’s Friars Club is going to pot – Cannabis News

The event at the iconic showbiz club, called "Medical Marijuana: Weeding out Fact from Fiction," is being presented by the Cannabis Doctors of New York.

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These Underdogs Are Studying A Controversial Treatment in Football, Whether The NFL Likes It Or Not – Cannabis News

It’s been a landmark year for medical marijuana in football.

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I drank weed wine: Here’s what happened – Cannabis News

The “Cannabis Cooler,” as we affectionately came to name it, was tasted by a panel of sommeliers, winemakers, wine buyers and a lone non-industry civilian, in a lineup against traditional wines.

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How Is Marijuana Impacting NFL Tailgating? – Cannabis News

It’s not all brats and beers these days.

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Meet the creators of ‘Cannabis Moms Club,’ the hit web series on WhoHaha – Cannabis News

Q&A: Kai Collins and Deena Adar talk about some of the motivation behind the 'Cannabis Moms Club' web series to tackle stigmas: 'It's opened this necessary dialogue -- especially for parents.'

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Hollywood Reacts to Recreational Marijuana Being Legalized in California – Cannabis News

On the heels of Election Day, Hollywood is talking about lighting up.

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High times: why TV is getting blazed on cannabis comedies – Cannabis News

With HBO’s High Maintenance proving to be a breakout hit and Netflix planning their own pot-com, what’s behind the surge in small screen stoners?

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