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Wednesday, April 14, 2021

College Dabbers and Dabblers

Posted By on Wed, Apr 14, 2021 at 6:37 AM

I, the intern (one of two), was tasked with describing college weed culture. I graduated last year. Here goes. The kids are definitely getting high. They’ve got all these hurly whirly contraptions — dab pens, vape pens, joints — to light up with. I’ve got one friend who keeps...

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My Doctor Couldn't Prescribe Medical Marijuana; a Stranger Could

Posted By on Wed, Apr 14, 2021 at 6:15 AM

Weed culture disgusts me. I hate tie-dye. I hate jam music. I hate sandals. And I really hate Joe Rogan. Wow, do I hate Joe Rogan. That guy can fuck right off. But, man, cannabis really works for my chronic pain. I have Ehlers-Danlos Syndrome, which is a disorder of...

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Marijuana Dispensaries in the St. Louis Metro

Posted By on Wed, Apr 14, 2021 at 4:00 AM

Well, it took long enough. Maybe it's the mentally draining effects of the COVID-19 pandemic, and the way every single day of 2020 simply begged for some form of psychoactive escape. Maybe it's that thousands of people across the state secured medical marijuana licenses as soon as they were available,...

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Jeff Mizanskey on Life After a Life Sentence for Marijuana

Posted By on Wed, Apr 14, 2021 at 4:00 AM

In 1994, when Jeff Mizanskey was sentenced to life in prison, the country was already several years into waging a meat-grinder drug war against its own citizens. In Missouri, courts locked away thousands on mandatory minimum sentences that could be triggered by anything from several pounds of cocaine to...

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