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Marijuana transforms Pueblo from Steel City to Napa Valley of weed

Jerilee Bennett, The GazetteDried marijuana plants are trimmed down to the buds, at White Diamond Botanicals in Pueblo West. Sharon Bechstrom, …

Bob Marley, ganja and the green stuff – is selling Brand Jamaica just a pipe dream?

Decades of debt are pushing Jamaica to cash in on its most famous exports, but small farmers fear losing out in the rush to market medicinal marijuana<p>When Bob Marley and the Wailers first performed Get Up, Stand Up to a restive 1970s Jamaica, never could they have guessed that the government would …

Bud+Breakfast: the marijuana inn where wake and bake is a serious business

Because Colorado prohibits marijuana use in public, and hotels ban smoking, savvy ‘ganjapreneurs’ are catering to tourists looking for a cozy place to toke<p>Joel and Lisa Schneider’s bed and breakfast in Silverthorne, Colorado, has all the trappings of a traditional B&B (stone fireplace, home-cooked …

Marijuana and Depression: Can Pot Cure Depression? Or Make It Worse?

As state lawmakers move to decriminalize marijuana for medical and recreational use, the cannabis economy is simultaneously gaining momentum. As it …

The Economist: pot legalization is crushing black market in Colorado

Cannabis legalization is crushing the black market for pot in Colorado, <i>The Economist</i> magazine finds, in a Feb. 13 report, Reeferegulatory challenge, and companion piece The right way to do drugs.<p>“.. The effect on crime seems to have been as one would predict. Colorado’s authorities reckon licensed …

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$1 billion in legal pot taxes predicted for California

California cannabis prohibition is costing the state about $1 billion per year in lost tax revenue that’s sorely needed for social services, a new analysis from the state’s Department of Finance reports this December 21.<p>Department of Finance director Michael Cohen and legislative analyst Mac Taylor …

Montana's Ultimate Outdoorsy Town Has a New, Hip Hotel

Bozeman, Montana, a city that consistently ranks as one of Outside's best towns, has added a noteworthy new lodging option in the heart of downtown. The previously un-remarkable 1960s Imperial Inn hotel, has been completely transformed by local architectural firm Thinktank Design Group into The …

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Brandon Stoll and Pals Could Get 7 Years for Under 5 Grams of Colorado Pot

Take the story of four young men — Brandon T. Stoll, 21, Zachary McDaniel, 22, Chad Butcher and Joshua Beers, 21 — recently pulled over beyond state …

Cannabis

Love Triggers Your Brain’s Weed Receptor

Bonding with other humans really does give a natural high.<p>What happens when “love hormones” and “bliss molecules” collide? A whole lot of happy akin …

Zack Greinke's opt-out creates Giants opportunity at Dodgers' expense

When San Francisco Giants general manager Bobby Evans was asked at a season-ending news conference about keeping up with the three-time division-champion Los Angeles Dodgers, he didn’t hesitate for a moment in saying, “We don’t want to keep up with them. We want to pass them.’’<p>They may have the …

The 26 happiest, richest, healthiest, and most crime-free countries in the world

Every year, the Legatum Institute, a London based think-tank releases its annual global Prosperity Index, a huge survey that ranks what it calls the most prosperous countries in the world.<p>The amount of money a country has is one factor of prosperity, but the Legatum Institute considered more than …

Facebook will now tell you if GCHQ is spying on you

Facebook Chief Security Officer Alex Stamos has announced that the social network will now inform users if it believes their account has been …

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Voices: Ore. legalizes pot, and nobody cares

PORTLAND, Ore. — What if we legalized marijuana and no one really cared?<p>That's the overwhelming feeling I get standing inside Zion Cannabis in downtown Portland as customers buy marijuana from the friendly staff five days after legalized marijuana legislation went into effect Oct. 1.<p>No muss, no …

At 'Checkpoint Of The Stars,' Texas Sheriff Takes A Pass On Pot Cases

A federal inspection station on Interstate 10 in the West Texas desert earned the nickname "checkpoint of the stars<i>"</i> for all the entertainers who kept getting busted there. In the past six years, Willie Nelson, Snoop Dogg, Nelly and Fiona Apple were all arrested for possession of marijuana.<p>These …

How To Access The Deep Web or DarkNet - A Beginner's Guide

Owner, Editor, and lead writer for Cryptorials.<p>Cryptocurrency writer and trader since 2014.<p>AMA Anytime: 21.co/cryptorials<p>You may have heard that …

How New Doc “Deep Web” Shines A Light On The Dark Net

Director Alex Winter believes the man behind Silk Road is being treated unfairly–and we must reconsider what it means to be cyber citizens.<p>Earlier this year, Ross William Ulbricht was sentenced to life in prison without the possibility of parole for his involvement with the dark net drug market …

Silk Road

Mountain Collective Pass Adds Two Resorts

Stowe, VT & Taos, NM – The Mountain Collective has widened their geographic reach with the addition of two noteworthy ski destinations to its roster. …

Chris Davenport to ski 100 highest peaks in Colorado

Skiing the Centennial Peaks<p>By Heather Hansman | May 30, 2013<br>XGames.com<p>Chris Davenport is in the car, and judging by how quickly he's talking, he's …

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Share if You like IDF Women at the range! IDF Brigadier General qualifying with the IWI Tavor with IDF Shooting Instructor

Did you know that the only 9-11 monument outside of the US listing all of the victims names is in Jerusalem, Israel?

In the IDF infantry there are 2 main rifle types; the IWI Tavor and the AR/M4. Both are accessorized to fit the specific mission of the unit. All Rifle accessories used in the IDF are made in Israel. (NOTE that the IDF Woman in the photo is a highly trained IDF Warrior and is holding the Tavor CORRECTLY with her finger BEHIND the trigger. If you aren't intimately familiar with the anatomy of the Tavor then enlarge the photo and look. Comments to the contrary will be deleted) Tavor accessories include grips, rail systems, optics, sights, bipods, slings, flashlights, flash suppressors, etc. See details at http://www.zahal.org/groups/tavor/?a=244099 AR/M4 accessories include all of the above and butt stocks, pistol grips and magazines See details at http://www.zahal.org/groups/shop-m-16-m-4-ar-15/?a=244099 How do you accessorize your rifle to fit your needs?

This Dog Accidentally Ate A Pot Brownie And Has Been Stoned Off His Butt Since Tuesday

Colorado may be the coolest state in the country due to their chill pot laws, but that doesn’t mean that people shouldn’t watch where they throw their edibles. Not just because littering is bad (it is), but because tossing a half-eaten weed cookie to the ground may result in a small animal getting …

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It's This Easy to Start Your Own Lucrative Student Drug Ring

Thanks to the dark web, anyone with an internet connection can become a drug wholesaler—of course, the dark web won't protect you from going to prison.<p><i>This article originally appeared on VICE UK.</i><p>In a world where drugs were completely legal, Liam Reynolds and his undergraduate mates would be hailed …

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Two Charts Show How the Drug War Drives US Domestic Spying

There's a reason the television show <i>The Wire</i> wasn't just called "The Cops vs. Drug Dealers Show." Law enforcement's surveillance in America—and …

The Creator of This Amazing Internet Privacy Device Has Been Silenced: “Effective Immediately We Are Halting Further Development”

<i>(Pictured: Proxyham by Benjamin Caudill / Rhino Security Labs)</i><p>Data collection and invasive monitoring of American citizens has been at the forefront …