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Hundreds Hospitalized After Using Synthetic Cannabinoids Laced With Rat Poison

Within the past week, around 100 residents of Washington D.C. have been rushed to the hospital after overdosing on synthetic cannabinoids. Although …

Synthetic Cannabinoids

Heady Entertainment: “Blindspotting,” Psychedelic Spaghetti Westerns, and “Artivism”

Welcome back to Heady Entertainment, MERRY JANE's weekly guide to just-released movies, books, and music — all fresh, dank, and THC-friendly. In …

Clint Eastwood

Cannabis Addiction Is Real, but It Doesn't Come From High Potency Products

As states across the country continue to embrace medical and adult-use cannabis, and activists advocate for change by claiming the plant can be a …

Cannabis

New Research Explains Why Marijuana Gives You the Munchies

Everyone from the heaviest pothead to the most ardent teetotaler knows that smoking weed can give you the munchies, but up until recently, scientific …

Cannabis

Cuban Doll Talks Dog Ownership, Cali Chronic, and Success in the Rap Game

On the latest episode of <i>About That Time</i> on Facebook Live, we linked up with rising Dallas rapper and professional Backwoods roller, Cuban Doll. …

Social Media

"Drop" Goes Deep Inside the Front Lines of Hypebeast Culture

<i>All photos courtesy of Byron Hawes and powerHouse Books</i>The gorgeous cover of Byron Hawes' new photobook, <i>Drop</i> (out now via <i>powerHouse Books</i>), …

Clothing

Capture Your Kush Lifestyle in MERRY JANE’s Broccoli Bash Challenge With SESH

For cannabis enthusiasts, kush photography is a glorious way to commemorate everyone’s favorite plant. Documenting one’s unique weed-integrated …

Cannabis

California Cannabis Growers Nikki & Swami Talk Truths From the Emerald Triangle

Our latest episode of <i>About That Time</i> on Facebook Live got up close and personal with a couple of Northern California’s most prestigious cannabis …

Social Media

Heady Entertainment: “Sorry to Bother You” Burns Bright and “Who Is America?” Sizzles

Welcome back to Heady Entertainment, MERRY JANE's weekly guide to just-released movies, books, and music — all fresh, dank, and THC-friendly. In …

Tessa Thompson

Frisbee F.D. Goes Cannabis Camping in This Week's Comic

In our comic strip <i>Frisbee F.D.</i>, we follow the escapades of a weed-loving firedog who works in a town that hasn't seen smoke rise from anything but a …

Camping

Photographer Sandy Kim on Her “Personal, Twisted Version of Reality”

<i>All photos courtesy of Sandy Kim</i>Los Angeles-based photographer Sandy Kim is known for her intimate depictions of the dark side of cool, melding the …

Los Angeles

Capture Your Kush Lifestyle in MERRY JANE’s WeedWeek Challenge With SESH

For cannabis enthusiasts, kush photography is a glorious way to commemorate everyone’s favorite plant. Documenting one’s unique weed-integrated …

Cannabis

Legal Weed Decreases Opioid Use and Medicaid Spending, Says New Study

As the U.S. continues to grapple with one of the country's deadliest drug crises in history, daily political upheaval in the Trump Administration has …

Cannabis

Higher Calling: Chatting With Podcaster Tiara Darnell of “High, Good People”

<i>Lead photo by Ashley Anderson</i>In early spring of this year, Spotify put out a call for applications from woman podcasters of color for an all-expenses …

Race & Ethnicity

Day of the Dab: The Origin of 7/10

We know you're all familiar about 4/20, but have you heard of 7/10? While April 20th continues to be the world’s biggest celebration of cannabis, …

Cannabis

Celebrate 7/10 by Watching These Record-Breaking Dab Hits

<i>Lead image via, via</i>Happy dab day, cannabis lovers!Less than three months after the annual springtime festivities of 4/20, the weed world's newest …

Cannabis

Resin vs. Live Resin vs. Rosin: What's the Difference?

<b>This article originally published in 2017, but to celebrate 7/10 — aka the de facto dabbing holiday — we're resurfacing this story for your enjoyment</b> …

Cannabis

The Differences Between Solvent and Solventless Cannabis Concentrates

<b>This article originally published in 2015, but in honor of 7/10 — the de facto dab holiday — we wanted to resurface this gem for your smoking</b> …

Asia

Michigan Dramatically Expands Medical Cannabis Program

Michigan regulators just approved an expansion of one of the country's most comprehensive medical cannabis programs, doubling the list of qualifying …

Cannabis

Protoje Talks Veganism, Smoking on the Streets of Jamaica, and the World Cup

Our latest episode of <i>About That Time</i> (broadcasting every Tuesday & Thursday at 4:20pm ET on Facebook Live) got up close and personal with one of …

European Union

Mira's Marijuana Memes of the Week (July 6th, 2018)

Hello, fellow smokers. My name is Mira Gonzalez, and I'm a writer and illustrator from Los Angeles. You might know me from the two books I've …

Los Angeles

Is THC a More Effective Treatment for Epilepsy Than CBD? New Study Suggests So

The power of cannabis to treat otherwise intractable forms of childhood epilepsy has been proven time and time again. And across the world, the …

Cannabis

Cannabis and LGBTQ Communities Converged at Pride Toronto

With the June 24th parade being the first since Canada’s Senate voted 52-29 to federally legalize recreational marijuana, it only made sense that in …

Cannabis

Does Cannabis Make Your Heart Race? Here's What You Can Do About It

<i>This article originally published in 2017, but we wanted to resurface this still relevant favorite. May these tips serve you well!</i><i>Dear</i> …

Cannabis

Top U.K. Medical Advisor Recommends Medical Cannabis Reform

Legal medical cannabis may be coming to the U.K. at last, now that the recent story of an epileptic 12-year-old — and subsequent wave of public …

Cannabis

Georgia Parents Reunited With Epileptic Son After Medical Marijuana Arrest

A juvenile court judge in Twiggs County, Georgia ended more than a month of suffering for epileptic teenager David Brill and his parents, Suzeanna …

Cannabis

Mario Lopez Talks Longevity in Hollywood, Dad Vibes, and Cloning

For more than three decades, Mario Lopez has been at the heart of the entertainment world. After winning over teenage hearts as A.C. Slater on <i>Saved</i> …

TV shows

How Is Hemp CBD Oil Different From Marijuana CBD Oil? - Health

At 5 years old, young Charlotte Figi had been suffering roughly 300 grand mal seizures weekly for years when her father, Matt, looking for …

THC Tips: How to Revive Weed When It Gets Dry

<i>This article originally published in 2017, but it's so damn hot out that we wanted to resurface this old (but still relevant) favorite. May these</i> …

Cleaning

Heady Entertainment: Drake, Kamasi Washington, and NIN Will Light Up Your Weekend

Welcome back to Heady Entertainment, MERRY JANE's weekly guide to just-released movies, books, and music — all fresh, dank, and THC-friendly. In …

Black Mirror