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How 4/20 Became National Weed Day

How 4/20 Became National Weed Day

mag813 April 19, 2017 0

It is 4/20, the day tens of thousands of Americans gather around the country to celebrate a drug that remains illegal in most of the country: marijuana. April 20 (or 4/20) is cherished by

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Here’s the Real Reason We Associate 420 With Weed

Here’s the Real Reason We Associate 420 With Weed

mag813 April 20, 2016 0

Warren Haynes, the Allman Brothers Band guitarist, routinely plays with the surviving members of the Grateful Dead, now touring as The Dead. He’s just finished a Dead show in Washington, D.C. and gets a

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The Science Behind the DEA’s Long War on Marijuana

The Science Behind the DEA’s Long War on Marijuana

mag813 April 19, 2016 0

Speculation is growing about the possibility that the U.S. Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA) will review by summer its “Schedule I” designation of marijuana as equal to heroin among the world’s most dangerous drugs. Very

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Painkiller Deaths Drop by 25 Percent in States Where Medical Marijuana is Legal

Painkiller Deaths Drop by 25 Percent in States Where Medical Marijuana is Legal

mag813 September 28, 2015 0

Painkiller overdoses are a growing problem nationwide, but new research shows that medical marijuana might be one way to fix the problem. Newsweek reports that in states where medical marijuana is legal painkiller deaths

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Mobile Apps To Light Up Your 4/20

Mobile Apps To Light Up Your 4/20

mag813 April 20, 2015 0

The greenest of holidays is upon us. Regardless of whether you plan on celebrating 4/20 with ice cream burritos or a trip to your local “dispensary”, your smartphone can provide a little extra assistance.

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Bill Maher Really Wants To Make 4/20 A National Holiday

Bill Maher Really Wants To Make 4/20 A National Holiday

mag813 April 19, 2015 0

On his most recent episode of Real Time, Bill Maher announced a petition he posted to Change.org to make 4/20 a national holiday. After explaining the weed-based meaning behind the day to his panelists, Maher

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