Saturday, September 19, 2020

Tag: Weed

Puff: Toast 420—pandemic-style!

As we enter week five (I think?) of this pandemic, one thing's for sure: nothing is the same. So as noteworthy days arrive we are, at least for now,...

Puff: Crazy times deserve good weed, and good care

Like many of you, I'm stuck at home watching Netflix and still putting off household chores as the coronavirus makes its way across the country. The one thing I...

Review: Sketch comedy legends Culture Clash return—with big tío energy

In these incendiary political times, watching the three master sketch comedians of pioneering Latino troupe Culture Clash is like dipping your spoon into a warm, comforting bowl of menudo—although...

Chatting by cell: ‘Uncuffed’ is a prison podcast for our time

As setups to Thanksgiving jokes go, a manic wild turkey that burst into a California prison compound seems almost too on-the-nose, considering how two other turkeys received presidential pardons...

Puff: ‘Tis the season for a holiday cannabis gift guide

Tis the season to think of gifts for loved ones. If you're like me, your calendar starts filling up and you have so little time to go out and...

Talking beat evolution with SF native producer Dave Aju

For years, Marc Barrite built out his Dave Aju alias, a wordplay nom de plum for a San Francisco techno night in the early oughts, into a much-admired experimental...

Puff: Hall of Flowers highlights

Modern cannabis showed off its best buds at Hall of Flowers September 17-18 at the Sonoma County Fairgrounds in Santa Rosa. I have been waiting for that golden ticket for...

Puff: A stroll through the Grass Lands

PUFF While music acts like Paul Simon and Childish Gambino took to the main stages of San Francisco’s annual Outside Lands this month for a three-day music festival (see our...

Puff: Notes from a serious (and seriously interesting) cannabis expo

PUFF Last week in San Jose, the National Cannabis Industry Association (NCIA) held its yearly Cannabis Business Summit and Expo at the convention center for three days to upsell everything...

Puff: Light up, it’s Pride time

PUFF  This is the week of a thousand parties and events in the Bay Area as we celebrate LGBTQ Pride. You are going to be on the go, so...