The Weekly Cynic

Ep.30 – The Big Money Of Cannabis Culture

10 months ago

Our Moral And Cultural Arbiters Are Reappropriating The Language Of Cannabis... They're Starting To Scrub The Connotations From This Beloved Plant To Create Their Very Own Multi-Billion Dollar Cannabis Industry Safe Space. Oh, And So Is Big Chemical, Big Tobacco And Big Government. In The Future, You Wouldn't Be Smoking A Plant, But A Product.

This Episode Is A Snarky, Sneering And Satirical Exploration Of The Future Cannabis Culture...

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Musical Intro: Poppers and Prosecco Kevin MacLeod (incompetech.com) Licensed under Creative Commons: By Attribution 3.0 License http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0/

End Of Episode Smoking Sound Effect: https://freesound.org/people/Timbre/sounds/109218/

Works Cited: https://www.nytimes.com/2019/07/08/books/review-higher-etiquette-cannabis-lizzie-post.html?fallback=0&recId=1Nq13i64ppr7lZY5AZIrsrJmZMz&locked=0&geoContinent=NA&geoRegion=PA&recAlloc=story&geoCountry=US&blockId=home-featured&imp_id=700422706&action=click&module=editorsPicks&pgtype=Article&region=Footer

https://www.theguardian.com/society/2018/jan/29/marijuana-name-cannabis-racism

https://nowthisnews.com/videos/weed/the-term-marijuana-is-rooted-in-racism

https://www.planetnatural.com/marijuana-pesticides/

https://www.thecannabist.co/2016/08/04/scotts-miracle-gro-marijuana-hydroponic/60229/

https://bigbudsmag.com/scotts-miracle-gro-marijuana-industry-takeover-general-hydroponics/

https://www.fool.com/investing/2018/07/22/big-tobacco-makes-its-first-investment-in-the-mari.aspx

https://cannabiz.media/how-big-business-monopolies-and-stacked-licenses-impact-the-marijuana-industry/

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