Vipers & the Gage: Cannabis in the Jazz Age

Vipers & the Gage: Cannabis in the Jazz Age “Come on, sisters, light up on these weeds and get high.” -Cab Calloway, “The Man From Harlem” (1932) Here’s Louis “Pops” Armstrong, jazz legend. You’ve seen dozens of photos of King Louie, eyes gleefully bugged-out as he...

A Brief History of Cannabis in Art

A Brief History of Cannabis in Art The criminalization and stigmatization of cannabis is a strange, late-stage plot twist in humanity’s long association with the plant. Because for most of our history, cultures the world over have embraced the ever-versatile cannabis...

What Terpenes Are — and Why You Should Know Them

What Terpenes Are — and Why You Should Know Them It’s a good time to be a cannabis enthusiast. New markets are opening, producers are honing their craft, and dispensary shelves are stocked with dozens of strains — each with their own distinctive flavor and aroma. This...

What Makes a Great Dispensary?

What Makes a Great Dispensary? Colorado is in the middle of a cannabis green rush. Dispensaries are blooming like columbine in the spring. This bounty presents locals and visitors alike with a conundrum: which dispensary to make their local favorite. We’ve run...