Glossary

420 Friendly Relationships

In online dating and social media, the status "420-friendly" is becoming a common sight. It derives, naturally, from the number…

6 hours ago

Jack Herer

Many a cannabis enthusiast visiting a dispensary has run across the cannabis strain Jack Herer. It's a very popular strain,…

2 months ago

Synthetic Cannabinoids

Synthetic cannabinoids are a class of artificially created compounds created to mimic the compounds found within the natural cannabis plant,…

6 months ago

Head Shop

Head shops are a curious phenomenon left over from the prohibition era of marijuana, long before cannabis started getting legalized…

8 months ago

Extracts

A cannabis extract is any non-solid substance derived from marijuana for the purpose of consumption via dabbing. When we first…

12 months ago

Decriminalization

Decriminalization, in the context of marijuana legislation, is the act of repealing criminal penalties related to marijuana. Cannabis has only…

12 months ago

diamonds

In the context of cannabis extracts, diamonds does not mean the precious gemstone, although the substance is no less prized…

1 year ago

CANNRA

CANNRA is the United States Cannabis Regulators Association. While not an advocacy organization, it is instead a facility group which…

1 year ago

Wake and Bake

"Wake and Bake" is a common term in stoner slang. It means to hit cannabis as soon as you wake…

1 year ago

US Hemp Farm Bills

In the United States, a farm bill is a legislative tool of the federal government to set updates for policy…

1 year ago

Delta 8 THC

Delta 8 THC is a cannabinoid found in cannabis, being one of the four most abundant cannabinoids in the cannabis…

1 year ago

The War on Drugs

The War on Drugs is the official term for United States federal drug prohibition policy, both domestically and abroad. It…

1 year ago

The MORE Act

In the United States, the MORE Act is the "Marijuana Opportunity Reinvestment and Expungement Act," a proposed piece of legislation…

1 year ago

plug

We explain what a plug is, how it fits into general weed culture, and why you're better off dealing with…

1 year ago

Dry Herb

Dry Herb is the cannabis flower buds themselves. There was a time when this was just about the only way…

2 years ago

BCC

The BCC is the California Bureau of Cannabis Control. It operates in the State of California under the Department of…

2 years ago

The Controlled Substances Act

The Controlled Substances Act (CSA) is a federal statute in the United States which defines the regulation standard for various…

2 years ago

Tolerance Break

THC in cannabis, like many psychoactive substances, tends to have diminishing returns over prolonged, steady use. This is because the…

2 years ago