Yet another Colorado gubernatorial candidate has put his foot in his mouth about the legalization of marijuana. At least this time it’s a republican.
During a debate Thursday in Fort Collins, Colorado, between current Gov. John Hickenlooper (D)—who just last week made headlines for calling legalization “reckless”—and challenger Bob Beauprez (R), Beauprez said he thinks voters should consider repealing marijuana legalization.
Ahh, kids these days… They start so young, don't they? Evidently over in the U.K. they do.
After a series of tips this past Saturday, law enforcement officials in Asda at Newton Abbot stopped a wary-looking youth on suspicion of shoplifting goods worth a whopping 15 pounds. When authorities turned out the contents of the boy's backpack, they were shocked to find a bong and a grinder, which they were quick to point out are commonly used for marijuana smoking. It is unclear if the bong and grinder were purchased legally or stolen along with the other items.
Remember those days not so far back when edible makers would try and pack as much THC and more recently CBD as possible into each food item? I remember when triple strength was a huge dose—about 180 mg of THC—then soon after I saw a 1000 mg edible, then 5000mg, and who knows what they’re up to now as I haven’t looked for powerful edibles much lately. Most of the time these edibles, especially the ones crammed full of as much cannabis as possible, taste like shit since that the main component of the product is cannabis, whether it's an oil, butter, or whatever cannabis medium these edible makers use for their confections.
The cannabis career and news website Gangjapreneur.com has created a user-generated Marijuana Slang Dictionary, so you don’t have to show up to your new weed job sounding like a total newb.
Entries range from the scientific (phenotype, decarboxylate) to the functional (blunt wrap, domeless nail) to strains (Blue Dream, Trainwreck) to hilarious (fatty, ent).
Check it out and see what weed slang they missed, it’s up to you to fill ’er up!