Uruguay will soon be selling weed to the public at rock-bottom prices ($1 USD per gram). But Mujica (Uruguay’s President), a former left-wing guerrilla turned Latin political icon, doesn’t want his country seen as South America’s capital of cannabis. Once approved, you’ll go to a pharmacy, or public hospital, and place your finger on a scanner that will register whether you qualify and how much marijuana you’ve already gotten. (The limit is 40 grams a month).
You might not know who Arjan Roskam is, but you’ve probably smoked his weed. Arjan’s been breeding some of the most famous marijuana strains in the world—like White Widow, Super Silver Haze, and many others—for over 20 years. In 1992 he opened his first coffee shop in Amsterdam and has since crafted his marijuana-breeding skills into a market-savvy empire known as Green House Seed Company, which rakes in millions of dollars a year.
This is a Vice show called “Weediquette”, in this episode they go to the 2013 Cannabis Cup in Denver, Colorado, to learn more about butane hash oil, aka BHO, butane honey oil, shatter, dabs, and wax.
Drug lord Joaquín “El Chapo” Guzmán Loera is crafty as hell. Dude built an elaborate tunnel network built into the sewers and drainage infrastructure multiple safe houses in Sinaloa, Mexico.
This mini documentary is all about America’s “High Country” and our home, Denver, CO. Motherboard checks out new cannabis technology, as well as the new economy, and of course…..dabs.