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When the CIA Made 'Pseudo-Marijuana'
It was the '70s.
April 26, 2017
San Rafael, California
420 Louis Pasteur Statue
Of all the origin stories for weed's secret code, this one likely has the goods.
Added by leiris
The Prison Rehab Where a Meth-Addicted Python Got Clean
Wombats, turtles, and kookaburras, among other creatures, are also welcome.
April 11, 2017
Most American Cities Once Had Red-Light Districts
But they didn't last long.
March 15, 2017
Smoking Banana Peels Is the Greatest Drug Hoax of All Time
They called it mellow yellow.
March 14, 2017
In 1914, Feminists Fought for the Right to Forget Childbirth
They had associations and rallies advocating for "twilight sleep."
February 23, 2017
Found: A Drug Catapult at the U.S.-Mexico Border
Have a look at this thing.
February 16, 2017
An extensive, if one-sided, history of U.S. law enforcement's war on drugs.
Added by WhiskeyBristles
Pablo Escobar's Abandoned Secret Island Mansion
Hidden amid the tropical forest in the Caribbean Sea are the decaying ruins of the Cocaine King's luxurious island party home.
Added by Luke J Spencer
Well-Preserved, 2,500-Year-Old Marijuana Found at Chinese Tomb
Weed has been popular for awhile.
October 05, 2016
In the 1900s, Being a 'Cigarette Fiend' Was a Legitimate Defense for Murder
October 05, 2016
Hitler Probably Spent WWII High on Cocaine and Oxycodone
How the Nazis waged war with the help of illegal drugs.
September 26, 2016
La Manuela Hacienda Ruins
Ripped apart by a bomb in 1993, the shell of Pablo Escobar's infamous vacation house still stands.
Added by MarEdu
In 2016, the 'First Legal Ayahuasca Church' Got Shut Down. Was It a Scam—or a New Religion?
A Canadian and a Brit had a vision to serve mind-expanding drugs in America.
September 16, 2016
If You Want to Live in a Copenhagen Commune, Get Ready for Red Tape
It's surprisingly tricky to nab a spot in the world’s largest autonomous commune, Freetown Christiania.
September 14, 2016
A Massive Amount of Cocaine Was Found at a French Coca-Cola Plant
The original recipe, as it were.
August 31, 2016
Found: Pot (Lots of Pot) in a Porta-Potty
It's not clear how it got there.
August 12, 2016
Found: An Underground Meth Lab in a Walmart Parking Lot
The Walmart stayed open while police dove down in.
August 10, 2016
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