Category: Lifestyle

Canada is losing its competitive cannabis advantage to U.S.-based companies

Canada’s competitive advantage in cannabis is disappearing. Half of the 10 biggest marijuana companies trading in Canada are now U.S. based, including MedMen...

Hip hop’s favorite mansion is for sale. Live the rap mogul life for only $12.9M

Hip hop’s favorite waterfront mansion just dropped like it’s hot onto the sizzling Miami market for $12.9 million. Made famous as a location by Lil Wayne, Dré and...

The Super-Rich Are Stockpiling Their Wealth in Black-Box Charities

DAFs provide tax benefits and a bigger pool of money to donate Critics say these funds can create “warehouses of wealth” It’s all the rage in charitable giving...

Cannabis Cuisine Heats Up Cooking Shows, Restaurant Menus

Marijuana-infused fare is not for hippies anymore, as foodies get high and heal.     The first time I can remember a reference to eating marijuana came as a...

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,...