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Marijuana or Marihuana: Cannabis Names Throughout History

  Marijuana or Marihuana: Cannabis Names Throughout History Marijuana has been known by thousands of different names throughout its history. Some names are known almost worldwide – weed or cannabis – while others developed locally and their use remains somewhat limited – dagga or mota. So, what is the story behind the cannabis names we all know and use? A …

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What Gov. Hickenlooper Learned from Legalization

After 4 Years, Gov. Hickenlooper Has Learned a Lot About Marijuana Legalization Like all politicians, Governor John Hickenlooper receives calls from other politicians to discuss policy. Unlike most politicians, however, Gov. Hickenlooper spends a fair amount of his time talking about pot. You learn a lot about the benefits and hurdles of marijuana legislation when you’re responsible for creating and …

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6 Tips for Smoking in High Winds

6 Tips for Smoking in High Winds   High winds aren’t as fun as they sound. Instead of getting the munchies, high winds knock down trees and powerlines. Instead of listening to music or watching a movie, high winds blow out flames and carry away loose bits of marijuana. High winds are nothing new to Boulder County and the Foothills. …

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The Baby Boomer Age of Marijuana Users

The Baby Boomer Age of Marijuana Users A new study shows Baby Boomers are using marijuana with increasing frequency. The study looked at marijuana use in nearly 50,000 individuals age 50 and up. In the past 10 years, marijuana use among people age 50-64 has increased by 57 percent, while seniors age 65 and up who are consuming marijuana has …