Category: Opinion

Six years in, the song remains the same

February 21st, 2020

This issue marks the six-year anniversary of Marijuana Venture. We started working on the magazine about a month after the first recreational sales in Colorado and ultimately published the first issue — an eight-page black-and-white newsletter — a couple days after the first cultivation licenses were issued in Washington state.…

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High Times retail

February 12th, 2020

The news that High Times is planning to open cannabis retail stores caught my attention. Apparently, a dispensary that is already operating in Los Angeles will adopt the High Times brand in the first quarter of 2020, while an already licensed Las Vegas shop is expected to open later in…

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What’s going on in Boston?

January 23rd, 2020

One of my favorite Saturday Night Live sketches of the 1990s is a little-remembered game show called “What’s the best way?” Billed as “the only game for New Englanders by New Englanders,” it featured Adam Sandler, Glenn Close and Phil Hartman all doing terrible New England accents answering questions from…

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