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Marijuana dining on shaky legal ground in Colorado

In this Nov. 15, 2014 photo, Chris Lanter, chef and owner of Cache Cache French restaurant in Aspen, talks about cooking with marijuana to attendees of Cannabis Grand Cru festival in Aspen, Colo. AP FILE PHOTO

Acclaimed chef Chris Lanter is talking through a demonstration on cooking with marijuana. As he prepares steak au poivre, he describes how to deglaze the pan with pot-infused brandy. How to pair marijuana with fine foods. One catch — there’s no actual weed at his demonstration.
Marijuana aficionados paid $250 for a weekend-long celebration of marijuana and food, yet state and city regulations prohibit any “open and public” use of the drug, even at licensed businesses holding private events.

Posted: December 3rd, 2014 in Lifestyle Stories | Read More »

Morocco mulls legal pot growing, breaking taboo

This Sept. 14, 2014 photo shows a view of swaths of cannabis near the village of Ketama in the Village of Bni Hmed in the Ketama Abdelghaya valley, northern Morocco. AP FILE PHOTO

Abdelkhalek Benabdallah strode among towering marijuana plants and checked the buds for the telltale spots of white, indicating they are ready for harvest.

Posted: October 7th, 2014 in Lifestyle Stories | Read More »

Alaska TV reporter quits on air to promote pot


A television reporter quit her job on live TV with a big four-letter flourish after revealing she owns a medical marijuana business and intends to press for legalization of recreational pot in Alaska.

Posted: September 23rd, 2014 in Lifestyle Stories | Read More »

Cooling in many ways


The headline today (Sept. 10) is “Solons Cool to the Idea of Impeaching Binay.” Last week, a young girl phoned and said she wanted an interview with a “Cool Lola.” Funny because they express opposite meanings. Last week, a friend, Rayvi Sunico, after a speech, said I was “hot!” I didn’t know which to take as what. Was I cool or hot? Or is cool hot?

Posted: September 21st, 2014 in Columns,Featured Columns,Sunday Lifestyle | Read More »

US marijuana industry battling stoner stereotypes

This September 2014 image, provided by the Marijuana Policy Project, (MPP), is to appear on a billboard in Denver to promote what MPP says is the first marijuana-related ad campaign that encourages adults to consume it responsibly in states where it is legal, such as Colorado. (AP Photo/Marijuana Policy Project)

The marijuana industry and activists are starting an ad blitz in Colorado aimed at promoting moderation and the safe consumption, trying to counter ominous anti-drug campaigns and stereotypes of pot users.

Posted: September 17th, 2014 in Lifestyle Stories | Read More »