culture

The most popular topic since prohibition.

The Presence of Drug Culture
While most modern-day parents seem more than happy for their children to go out on an alcohol-infused bender every weekend, they are less pleased by the thought that their child might be out there hig...
Adrian Spencera year ago
Parents Living the High Life
Here we are, a day in age that most never thought they would see. marijuana slowly but surely becoming decriminalized state by state. Whether you're for it, against it, or caught between leaning no on...
Joseph Farleya year ago
Why Are Some CBD Oils Illegal?
CBD oils tend to fall into a certain legal grey area, with many people being unsure what is legal and what isn't. Finding out what's legal or not can often depend on who you ask — not ideal if you lov...
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Luz a year ago
Caught
I was 17 years old and worked my butt off at school. I had a reasonable GPA (3.0) and worked part time at a local restaurant. After a year of working there I started smoking marijuana with one of my c...
Want to Smoke at Work? Be an Artist
First, I would like to note that I am not here to argue the legality of weed in the work place. I am very much an advocate of both medical and recreational marijuana. That being said, there are defini...
Mark Ludasa year ago
My First 4/20
My first 4/20, and the only one of much substance, was on April 20, 2002. I was 19 years of age and in my freshman year at Marlboro College in Marlboro, Vermont. I had many friends at Marlboro who cel...
Rachel Smitha year ago
A World of Legal Drugs
I'm Rachel, an inspiring journalist. I am going to start writing on this platform to create a portfolio. I want to write about things that interest me and may cause some controversy. I want for everyone to have their opinion on a topic and I think it's important every story gets at least two sides to it. So drugs — we all know what they are. They're illegal substances that are bad for you. But do we actually know what they are? I am in no way saying we should write a law where everyone is allowe...
Skunk Uzekia year ago
What to Know About Ohio's Marijuana Legalization
Ohio is one of the many states that recently decided that it's time to legalize cannabis — and yes, courts have agreed to overturn laws banning it for all use. Though Ohio has decided to greenlight (h...
No Bodya year ago
The Full Effect of Mary Jane
This time I was truly innocent. I hadn't done a thing before to that effect. I definitely wasn't planning on what was going to happen next. I was twelve years of age at this point in time. I had heard...
Kelsey Whitea year ago
Keep Your House From Smelling Dank
Hey stoners, need to smoke discreetly? Do you have a guest coming over? Or just don’t want a dank house? Well here are our six tips and tricks to keep your house smelling nice and fresh!
Guide to Marijuana Legalization in California
Smoking marijuana is legal for both recreational and medical purposes in California, and that's been the case for a while. Though it is a legal marijuana state, it's important to realize that there ar...
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Angelina Kobsa year ago
Marijuana and Why People Want It Legalized
Marijuana, weed, pot. It is called various names, but it is essentially the same thing. First off, let's go over what is in marijuana that makes it more and more attractive to people today. For those ...
Cato Conroya year ago
Is Marijuana Legal in Oregon?
Legalization has been making a huge move in the right direction lately. More states than ever have decriminalized the use of medical marijuana, and around half a dozen have actually decriminalized the...
Amanda Grimma year ago
The Elegance of It
I step out of the car, shut the door, and hit the lock button. The sun is just starting to go down. For some reason my heart always start beating faster when I get to this point. Maybe it is because I...
Ben McCarthya year ago
Turning a New Leaf
With recreational cannabis just a few short months away now in Canada, for or against, the reality of its implementation is on everyone's mind. Let's not kid ourselves and think everyone is all for th...
Alex Ba year ago
Anatomy of an Active Stoner 5
Previously on Anatomy of an Active Stoner: Sunday Morning. Sunday, 1:39 pm A massive gray cloud hovers over the city park to conquer its sky. Victory rain ensues. What an efficient crowd repellent. The place empties faster than a dull stand-up comedy. Everybody runs off into their cars or underneath the nearest rooftop, faces sad and angry. There are worst things in life than getting wet fully-clothed. The weather is so out of my control I see no reason to waste mental resources on a negative em...
Johnny Hasha year ago
Where to Stash Your Weed While Traveling
Being a pothead has a lot of perks. There's a lot of camaraderie in the cannabis community. Studies have shown that there are a lot of health benefits to smoking cannabis, which is why medical marijua...
Emma Jamesa year ago
The Joys of Cannabis
The alarm goes off at 6:45 and I hit the snooze button as I’m overwhelmed with a huge wave of nausea. Taking a deep breath, I reach for my loaded pipe and lighter taking a hit and breathing slowly. I ...