Arizer Air Review: A Breath of Fresh Vapor

For the last year or so, the Firefly has been my portable loose-leaf vaporizer of choice—and why wouldn't it be? It's blown the competition away in terms of efficiency, portability, ease of use, and vapor quality. But with the release of Arizer's latest porta-vape offering, the Firefly's reign could be coming to an… » 1/09/15 4:20pm 1/09/15 4:20pm

Why Legal Weed Isn't Much Safer Than a Dime Bag

Despite its new-found legality at the state level, the buds you buy in medical marijuana dispensaries aren't that different than the dime bags you used to score on the street corner—they share the same wild swings in potency, chemical content, and fungal and pesticide contamination. That's very not good. » 12/03/14 3:08pm 12/03/14 3:08pm

The Brilliant Glassblowers Who Are Crafting Tomorrow's Bongs

Whether you agree with the practice or not, cannabis culture in America has quickly outgrown its Summer of Love stigma and gone mainstream. And with that normalization has come an insatiable demand for upscale smoking apparatuses—a demand being met by a new generation of uncannily talented glass blowers from around… » 8/14/14 8:00pm 8/14/14 8:00pm

VapeXhale Cloud Evo Review: Putting the Zen Back in Home Vaporizing

With their flashing lights, roaring fans, and Blade Runner-esque designs, a lot of tabletop vapes these days place more emphasis on maintaining hyper-precise temperature gradients than in providing a relaxing and enjoyable user experience. The new Cloud Evo takes a refreshingly zen approach. » 6/30/14 4:20pm 6/30/14 4:20pm

THC May Help Protect Your Brain Against the Ravages of Meth

Turns out that smoking a bowl before going to town on some meth could keep your brains from scrambling themselves. Newly published research out of the University of Cagliari suggests that THC, the same cannabinoid compound that gets your stoned, could protect your brain from the inflammatory effects of methamphetamine… » 5/28/14 6:40pm 5/28/14 6:40pm

That Time Dock Ellis Threw a No-Hitter While Tripping on LSD

Modern medicine has taken all the fun out of doing drugs in baseball. Stories like how Darryl Strawberry used to refuse to slide for fear of breaking the coke vials in his pocket have slowly been replaced with clinical, drab tales of creams and clears. But not to worry! The folks at No Mas TV have crafted this… » 2/21/14 12:00am 2/21/14 12:00am