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Five Must-Watch Anime for Winter 2016

Alright. You know the drill. A new anime season means new anime—42 for this winter season to be precise. With so many, it can be hard to know what to …

Anime

3 Reasons Athletes Pick Cannabis Over Alcohol

Work hard, play hard: we can get behind that philosophy. And for long-distance runners, gym junkies, wannabe tennis pros, and anyone else who wants …

Cannabis

Improve Your Session With These Household Hacks

Everyone loves lifehacks - those simple, resourceful tips that make life easier, more convenient and kind of fun. They're a bit like "high-deas," …

Coffee

Nation's First Drive-Thru Recreational Marijuana Shop Opens This Spring

It opens 4/20, with fast food-style convenience.<p>Recreational marijuana is now legal in Oregon, and some of its residents apparently can’t get the …

Cannabis

What happens when you get stoned every single day for five years

New research published today in the journal JAMA Internal Medicine confirms what many of us have suspected for some time: If you smoke a lot of weed — like a <i>lot</i> of it — it can potentially do permanent damage to your short-term memory.<p>Professor Reto Auer of the University of Lausanne led a team of …

Cannabis

A Primer on Mixing Caffeine and Marijuana

The legalization of marijuana has brought a bumper crop of weed-laced foodstuffs, from cookies and candies to sodas—and now, coffee. For those who don’t have the wherewithal to brew their own from scratch, a handful of companies in California and Washington are offering cannabis-infused coffee …

Weed is making the beer industry paranoid

The beer industry is keeping close tabs on the growth of legalized marijuana in the US, and for good reason: The cannabis industry is gunning to displace alcohol as a safer and healthier alternative.<p>Beer already competes with wine and liquor for what some analysts cutely refer to as “share of …

Cannabis

Big Bang Theory Producer Chuck Lorre Shopping Pot Dispensary Comedy

"...it’s The Big Bang Theory, if the guys were not geniuses but selling weed."<p>The Big Bang Theory writer/producer Chuck Lorre is shopping a script …

28 Gifts For The Pothead In Your Life

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The Most Eagerly Anticipated Anime of Winter 2016

Time to get ready—and excited—for a new anime season. You might know what you are excited to see, but here’s what anime fans in Japan are looking …

Anime

Top 10 Anime Characters with Unclear Gender | Page 6 | Best Video Games

Anime

Cops are freaking out about a new type of marijuana — users say it just gets you really high

Shatter — also known as wax, sap, budder, and a number of other nicknames, depending on the presentation — is a type of cannabis concentrate that resembles honey or taffy. It can be inhaled for a stronger high per hit than marijuana buds, the part of the plant that is commonly smoked.<p>The Illinois …

Female-Led Anime Series That Defy Cliches

Close<p>For anime fans, variety is the spice of life, but when it comes to female-led anime series, most shows feature young girls who who gain magical …

Colorado Juries Keep Letting People Go for Driving on Weed, Prosecutors and Cops are Furious

Adams County, CO — Colorado prosecutors are getting frustrated at jurors for daring to exercise rationality instead of blindly following the will of …

7 pot fears dispelled in visit to Colorado

DENVER — Since Ohio is the only state with a marijuana legalization measure on the ballot this Election Day, we decided to take a brief visit to Colorado, the epicenter of the marijuana legalization movement.<p>Here are a few things that weren't visible:<p><b>1. Staggering stoners on city streets.</b> Almost …

Majority of Americans continues to favor legal marijuana use: Gallup

CHICAGO (Reuters) - For a third straight year, a majority of Americans has expressed support for making marijuana use legal, with younger people, Democrats and political independents most likely to favor legalization, a Gallup poll released on Wednesday found.<p>Displays at Shango Cannabis shop on …

Cannabis

The biggest myths about marijuana—debunked by an addiction expert

The march of marijuana legalization continues, and so do the questions about its effect on the health of smokers. Kevin Hill, an addiction psychiatrist at McLean Hospital in Harvard Medical School and author of <i>Marijuana: The Unbiased Truth about the World’s Most Popular Weed</i>, recently took to …

Cannabis

Stoners Explain Why They Prefer Crappy Weed

Pot is more plentiful and powerful than ever, but low-grade shake still has its fans.<p>It's morning in America for potheads. More and more states are legalizing or decriminalizing marijuana, studies are finding more and more medicinal uses for it, and the quality of herb is getting stronger by the …

Cannabis

Why Weed Really Is 'Infinitely Worse' Than Cigarettes, Just as Canadian PM Stephen Harper Says

Is Harper ignorant about science and statistics, or does he just know how annoying it is to put up with dealers?<p>When asked about his stance on marijuana at a weekend campaign event, Prime Minister Stephen Harper gave this measured response:<p>"Tobacco is a product that does a lot of damage. Marijuana …

Cannabis

Spot the Anime Mistakes

Making anime is hard! The pressure is high. The pay is low. All this combined, no doubt, leads to anime mistakes.<p>Many of these misses are kinda …

Anime

10 recently-concluded anime which stood out during the Summer 2015 season - Page 2 of 2

<b>Gangsta.</b><p>Manglobe may have gone bankrupt, but if if they are going down, they are going down with a bang with Gangsta. Dark and gritty, the anime …

An Automatic Home Cannabis System Is Coming

The future of growing marijuana at home is about to be as simple as "plug and plant." Last week at TechCrunch's Disrupt SF 2015 Startup Battlefield, …

Oregon medical marijuana dispensaries gear up for rec sales

More than 200 of Oregon's 345 medical marijuana dispensaries have notified the Oregon Health Authority of plans to sell recreational marijuana starting on Thursday. Though some dispensaries may not qualify right away if they're still in the application process and haven't been approved, OHA …

GATE Anime Second Cour Slated for January 2016

It has been revealed that the 12th and final episode of the <i>GATE (Gate: Jieitai Kanochi nite, Kaku Tatakaeri)</i> anime announced on Saturday that the …

Anime

Salmon that will get you baked: weed-infused fish the latest in cannabis cuisine

Josh Pollack put two of his favorite things together to create a bagel and lox breakfast that will get your stoned – and he’s looking at matzah ball soup next<p>Sliced thin with flecks of dill peeking out, the salmon looks like any other of gravlax you would have for brunch. But put it on a bagel with …

Cannabis

Cosplay and costumes at Tokyo Game Show 2015: day one (gallery)

There are so many good looking people at Tokyo Game Show that it's hard to focus on the more important six new seasonal varieties of Boss coffee that …

Production I.G Acquires FLCL Rights For Ventures Such as Anime Remake

Acquired from Gainax<p>The anime studio Production I.G announced on Friday that it acquired the rights to the 2000-2001 original video anime FLCL from …

'Knights Of Sidonia' Manga To Finish Its Run This September

The very successful <i>Knights of Sidonia</i> manga penned by Tsutomu Nihei will finally come to the end of its Japanese run at the end of this September after a total of six years.<p>Starting back in 2009 within the pages of Kodansha’s Monthly Afternoon magazine, <i>Knights of Sidonia</i> pitched the last remnants …

World Trigger Anime's English-Dubbed Trailer Streamed

Toei Animation commissioned English dub<p>Toei Animation US began streaming an English-dubbed trailer for the World Trigger anime on Wednesday.<p>Toei …

Manga