The Ins and Outs of CannabizArt – an Interview

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We had a little chat with Marylou from CannabizArt - a cannabis art and activism platform fighting for the cannabis use rights of any and all South Africans. How did CannabizArt start? I had always been involved in cannabis activism, but ramped up our efforts after being raided at home in 2015 by over 20 policemen looking for "drruks". They only...

Until our Bongs Break do we Part

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A wedding day is perhaps the most special day in a young couples life. A day in which they cement their love for each other and all that comes with it. Luckily for this couple though, they have an extra special factor that holds them close together - their love of some stanky kush. Thus was born the weed...

Weed & Anxiety

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So it’s nothing new that plenty people report increased anxiety when they consume cannabis. The sad part is that, in some people, weed and anxiety go hand in hand. Most often it has to do with what strain they’ve chosen to smoke, what other stimulates we choose to mix with cannabis and the level of stress and anxiety they...

THC, CBD, & the Entourage Effect

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CBD is taking over the cannabis industry at the moment. The cannabinoid that doesn’t get you high has shown a lot of potential in the medical sphere and helps alleviate many symptoms from a  number of different conditions. Across the world, you can find just about anything with infused CBD. Anything from the standard CBD tinctures, capsules, and pet...

What to do if your parents catch you smoking weed?

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The truth is that parents often do not support cannabis consumption. To some degree, I get it, they literally just want the best for you and unfortunately, they grew up in a time where weed was for the whack. Times have changed - we are in 2019 so it's time to buck up and shut up as you will...

A Johannesburg Dealer tells us why Instagram is the best thing for selling Weed.

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Jonty 26 moved between Durban and Capetown while growing up, and now lives in Johannesburg. He exclusively sells indoor hydroponic weed and is expanding his operations to social media to compete with the new "grey" dispensaries popping up all over Johannesburg. Interview:  Cannabis News (CN): Howzit Jonty: Yo what's up dawg   CN: What do you sell and where? Jonty: I sell only the best...

Grass before Glass: The Greenies

So when getting ready for that girls night out or a dop and a chop with the boys, keep in mind that if you have any intention of smoking on this journey it's best to have some method behind your madness if you want to avoid the greenies. Greenies Prevention Methodology: Step 1: Make sure you are not smoking some lame-ass...

The New Normal – a MedMen & Spike Jonze Cannabis Commercial

The world of cannabis has a rather extensive history. From George Washington owning hemp farms to Reefer Madness - an American propaganda film dealing with the dangers associated with smoking marijuana. Not to mention the drug war in the 1980s, consisting of “Stop and Frisk” searches and harsh penalties leading up to 25 years in prison. MedMen is the largest...

Does Shelly Marsh Have a Marijuana Problem?

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For their Halloween Special, South Park aired an episode exploring what the world would be like if the “odd one out” was the person NOT smoking that good kush. The episode emphasises Shelly, one of the younger characters who openly shows her disgust towards the town embracing cannabis for what it is. The town turned canna-friendly thanks to Tegridy...

Zol Barbie Exposes Herself – an Interview

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We were lucky enough to have a little chat with the legendary Zol Barbie, one of the pioneers in the South African cannabis industry. She has been involved from the start and watched the budding industry grow into what it is today. So we caught up for an exclusive interview to find out a little more about who Zol Barbie...