Willie Weed goes to buy weed in Vancouver, but there ain’t no weed.
The first time I spent any time in Vancouver was in the
mid-’90s, drawn by the prospect of making out with my house-sitting
girlfriend in a land devoid of parents and Oregon law. The house was a
Remember the first time you tried Alaska Thunder Fuck? The fastest-acting sativa you'd ever smoked, with a sweet, savory taste as memorable as its name—if only there was more of a body high.Pure Oregon recently had an impressive harvest of Matanuska Thunder Fuck, the hybrid sibling from Mr. Thunderfuck's second marriage named for a valley in south of the Alaska Range, and it's unreal. Visually, ...
The hallmarks here are the taste of set-out Fujis and a
dense body melt that sedates without a knockout, ideal for everything
from that Cirque du Soleil show about frogs to a matinee v
Eco Firma Farms offers a glimpse at Portland’s artisanal pot future.
Jesse is a little nervous.
don’t take people up here,” he tells me. “And I was having second
thoughts bringing you up. But then I wondered if you were worried I
might try and kill y
Would-Be Clark County Weed Sellers and Growers from Spud's Buds to Vansterdam to Carol's Country Store to Green Onyx
Today, WW published the first installment of our new weed column, Willie Weed, which argues that marijuana will be legal in Oregon in two flicks of a lighter's flint.In Washington State, of course, pot may already be legally possessed, ignited and inhaled. And soon it will be legal to buy and sell. Washington started accepting sticky green applications from companies that want to make and sell weed ...
Very soon, on what is likely to be a cloudy day,
storefronts across Portland’s plucky northernmost suburb will be front
and center for one of America’s newest and nuttiest experiments. The
Hit the black lights, weed is almost legal. Forget everything you know about pot culture.
The highs, they are a-changin’.
On Nov. 6, 2012,
America’s relationship with marijuana entered a hazy new era. Two
states, including Oregon’s northern neighbor, voted to legalize pot,
Not to be outdone by the hilarious Seattle Police Department's guide to getting high now that weed is legal up there, the Portland Police Bureau issued its own (less hilarious) FAQ this afternoon.The long and short of it: Marijuana is still illegal here. Cops don't care (that) much about less than an ounce of weed. Don't drive stoned. Don't bike stoned, because you can still get a DUII.The best way ...
Vancouver is rarely touted for its progressive politics,
but Portland’s sister city to the north now may now have one solid, um,
With passage of
ballot initiative I-502, Washingt
Day 17What the fuck is up!I'm basically texting this from my phone in the back of the 420 Bus (our big red truck) on the sunny, stony highway to Charlottesville, VA.The last I wrote we had ruled it in Buffalo. We went to NYC after that and played two shows. The first was at Silent Barn in Brooklyn. Its a smaller warehouse space with a basement. We played with our new friend (and long time Gnar Tapes ...