An ancient biblical tribe in Israel likely used marijuana to produce hallucinogenic effects as part of cultic rituals, according to a new study that identified cannabis resin on an alter in a shrine built around 750 BCE. Two alters that appeared near the entrance of the “Holy of Holies” in […]
The recipe didn’t actually include any chocolate, but was rather a melange of spices, nuts, and dried fruit, pulverized and formed into little balls. The post The Curious Origin Of Pot Brownies appeared first on The Fresh Toast.
While the origins of the date are not known by the average marijuana user, even those who know of the drug peripherally have heard of the popular weed reference. The post How A Group Of Teenagers Ignited The 4/20 Craze appeared first on The Fresh Toast.
Presidents. We put them through the ringer, tearing apart to discover what drives them. One of those oft-asked queries includes cannabis usage. Continue reading Here Are 11 U.S. Presidents Who Smoked Marijuana at The Fresh Toast.
Prohibitionists around the world have long used rhetoric to associate the plant with violence and depravity. The post A Brief Global History of the War on Cannabis appeared first on High Times.
The role of marijuana in professional sports might sound like a new development, but it has actually been well documented for over 40 years. Continue reading Proof Marijuana Has Been Part Of Professional Sports For Decades at The Fresh Toast.
When I look back to the beginning of the 2010s, to where the emerging world of cannabis stood ten years ago, it’s clear that we lived and worked in a whole other scene back then. In 2010, California’s Proposition 19 (also known as the Regulate, Control & Tax Cannabis Act) was an […]
I’ll be honest: history classes were never really my jam. I was more drawn to English, journalism and social sciences in college — and yet I always knew somehow I would eventually develop a deep passion for history. And sure enough, it happened — starting with sprawling Ken Burns documentaries, […]
While the legalization of cannabis has been making headlines in the US for over 20 years, its use goes back over 6,000 years. In fact, cannabis has been used both medicinally and recreationally far longer than it’s ever been declared illegal in the US. The world is only recently rediscovering […]
Today cannabis is accepted as medicine in over two dozen states with qualifying conditions varying from state to state. Before the mid 1900s cannabis had been used medically for hundreds of years to treat a variety of conditions. Federally however, cannabis is listed as a drug with no medicinal benefits. […]