Francisco Alvarado of the Miami New Times takes an in-depth look into the cannabis “training school” industry and some of the things you may (or may not) learn there: Inside a conference room at a Sheraton Hotel in Miami, Bob Calkin paces in front of a small stage, holding a microphone. The 50-year-old Los Angeles […]
After escaping from a maximum security prison in a laundry basket, one of the world’s biggest drug traffickers and Mexico’s most-wanted fugitive Juaquín “El Chapo” (“Shorty”) Guzmán Loera spent thirteen years on the run, smartly evading authorities while continuing to operate the massive Sinola drug cartel from hiding. All that came to end last February, when agents of a joint U.S./Mexico operation burst into a seaside condominium in Mazatlan [...]
In the animated short HIGH ON THE JOB, Michael Montgomery, a reporter covering the American pot industry for the Center For Investigative Reporting, shares a story about a unique occupational hazard – getting stoned.
One would expect a web series about a nameless Brooklyn based weed delivery guy to be a low brow affair but instead of low balling us with sophomoric humor, the husband and wife creative team of Ben Sinclair & Katja Blichfeld, aim their series away from typical stoner clichés and instead focus on real world […]