Sunday Weed: Weekly Digest, Number One Hundred Eight
Another week of 2019 has passed, and we hope it was exciting for you. To warm you up this Sunday, we gathered best articles that recap hot weed topics. Enjoy your read!
As potential profits in cannabis grow, big banks and blue-chip investors will lose their reticence about the pot business.
One of the largest online cannabis marketplaces is offering free weed to government employees during the shutdown.
Demand outstripping supply across the country.
CBS has rejected a Super Bowl television ad calling for the legalization of medical marijuana sponsored by one of the largest cannabis investment companies.
Facebook, Google and the TV networks don’t accept cannabis ads, so marijuana sellers are opening stores, holding workshops and promoting their wares on Howard Stern.
It almost happened: Cannabis nearly made its way to primetime television with Acreage Holdings’ Super Bowl ad about medical marijuana. Featuring testimonies from patients who have seen the plant’s healing benefits, this one minute-long ad sets a somber mood of, “Oh wow, it’s ridiculous that this medicine is illegal.”
‘They were really curious about the plant. They wanted to know what weed was all about, and how it could maybe help them through their ailments …’
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