VANCOUVER LEXICON | Amsterdam

VANCOUVER LEXICON | Amsterdam

Amsterdam | Store | A local headshop on West Hastings where patrons aren’t thrown out for smoking weed (just so long as they don’t ask where they can buy it). Though officially called the "New Amsterdam Cafe", no one uses the "New" or the "Cafe". Usage: "I took my American friends to the Amsterdam and they left puddles on the floor."

VANCOUVER WOULD BE COOLER IF #209: It Rented Electric Scooters Made From Hemp

VANCOUVER WOULD BE COOLER IF #209: It Rented Electric Scooters Made From Hemp

Since Vancouver's Bike Share program looks like it's finally happening, this is what should come next. The electric gizmo, dubbed the Be.e, goes from 0-50 kph… more 

VANCOUVER LEXICON | Dabs

VANCOUVER LEXICON | Dabs

Dabs | Slang | Dabs are concentrated cannabis extracts that quickly get you really high. They've been growing in popularity on the West Coast for the last few… more 

Foreign Intelligence Brief #408: Prince Ea On Smoking Weed With The US President

Foreign Intelligence Brief #408: Prince Ea On Smoking Weed With The US President

(via Laughing Squid) "Smoking Weed With the President is a conscious rap song and recently launched fundraising campaign by Richard Williams (aka Prince… more 

Foreign Intelligence Briefing #405: When Barack Obama Smoked A Shit Ton Of Weed

Foreign Intelligence Briefing #405: When Barack Obama Smoked A Shit Ton Of Weed

A new book called Barack Obama: The Story has the skinny on the President's glory days as "that dude" at every party's weed circle... "Barry also had a knack… more 

Smoke Break #841: It’s Best Not To Rap About Smoking Weed If You Can’t Handle It

Smoke Break #841: It’s Best Not To Rap About Smoking Weed If You Can’t Handle It

Derp. Blame it on the wallpaper (it's totally tripping me out, too)...

If Weed Was Legal, What Would It Look Like At Whole Foods?

If Weed Was Legal, What Would It Look Like At Whole Foods?

The marketing of marijuana in a legalised environment would make for an interesting opening for tapped in designers. It might be time for you creatives to open… more 

9 Minutes With Local Politician & “Prince Of Pot” Marc Emery

9 Minutes With Local Politician & “Prince Of Pot” Marc Emery

Local politician and marijuana activist Marc Emery is best known as Canada's "Prince of Pot". An excerpt from his wiki: "He is the publisher of Cannabis… more 

Denver Noodle Joint “Hapa” Co-Opts Stoners In Ad Strategy

Denver Noodle Joint “Hapa” Co-Opts Stoners In Ad Strategy

This is clever. A Colorado sushi grill (pardon?) and sake bar called "Hapa" (no relation to Vancouver's Hapa Izakaya chainlet) is advertising their lunchtime… more 

So What The Hell Does 4/20 Mean And Where Did It Originate?

So What The Hell Does 4/20 Mean And Where Did It Originate?

Since we're in the pot capital of the universe, you probably know that yesterday was 4/20. If not, don't sweat it. 4/20 is all about 4:20pm, the time of day… more 

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