Category: Lifestyle

Nike goes all in: Colin Kaepernick’s voices ‘Just Do It’ ad to air during NFL’s kick-off game

Instead of backing down, Nike appears to be doubling down on its decision to make Colin Kaepernick a face of its “Just Do It” campaign, as he lends his voice...

Marijuana Users Being Turned Away From Cannabis Industry Jobs

One of the first rules of operating a successful black market drug dealing operation is to never get high on your own supply. Well, it turns out this thug-life ethos is...

Heineken is betting on a brew made with marijuana instead of alcohol, and it could help give a boost to the struggling beer industry

Heineken’s new brew, from California beer brand Lagunitas, is made with marijuana instead of alcohol. Hi-Fi Hops is currently only available in a select number of...

New Survey Says, 85% of Americans Support Medical Marijuana Legalization

As cannabis reform measures continue to find leverage in every corner of the country, both medical and recreational legalization have amassed overwhelming support from...

Cannabis Opportunities

Despite the obvious political and regulatory hurdles, it appears it won’t be long before institutional investors, including public pension funds, will have ample...

Cannabis banking confusion, medical marijuana vs. opioids in NY & MMJ defeat in US Tax Court

Landmark news comes from Canada this week as it becomes the first G-20 nation to legalize recreational cannabis. Read more about that here. In the United States,...

Are pearls the new diamonds?

They say diamonds are a girl’s best friend, but according to Vogue and rapper Young Thug that may change. The “Best Friend” rapper recently posted an...

From marijuana beer to pot cookies, Canadian companies creating cannabis edibles in anticipation of legalization

Beer brewed with marijuana, baking mixes concocted to bring out the unique flavours of cannabis oil and good, old-fashioned pot cookies: Canadian companies are creating...

Green Hop Brings Cannabis and Hip-Hop Together in North Portland

Rap isn’t just the theme, it’s the thesis. Green Hop calls itself “the world’s first historical hip-hop dispensary.” But for co-owners Karanja...

Deloitte Predicts Canadians will spend up to $7B on cannabis in 2019

Between $500M and $1B of those sales expected to be illegal, report says After cannabis is legalized throughout Canada later this year, Canadians are expected to...