An interesting finding
Here’s your daily round up of pot news, excerpted from the newsletter WeedWeek.
At the L.A. Times, Robin Abcarian looks at the links between cannabis use and psychosis.
A study found that being high decreases cannabis users’ motivation, but that it returned when they were sober.
The DEA said it would add the psychotropic tropical plant kratom, which some consider to have health benefits, to its list of schedule I substances, alongside LSD, heroin, cannabis and other drugs it considers to have no medical uses.
The Forward has a “ Pot Shabbat” with “Jeff the 420 Chef.” The challah, matzo balls, Brussels sprouts, potatoes and cookies were all laced.
The great comedian Gene Wilder died. Though it did not make the connection, The Cannabist reviewed Snozzberry, an indica dominant hybrid, named for a fruit invented by Willy Wonka. Wilder also appears to smoke weed in “Blazing Saddles.”