Articles by Joel Warner

Joel Warner is a Denver, Colorado-based staff writer covering the marijuana industry. Previously he was a staff writer at Westword newspaper, and his work has also appeared in WIRED, Slate, Men's Health, Bloomberg Businessweek, Popular Science, Men's Journal, Grantland and elsewhere. He is co-author of the 2014 book The Humor Code: A Global Search for What Makes Things Funny.

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The Era Of Celebrity Marijuana

Bob Marley’s pot line launches on Saturday. Next up could be Jefferson Airplane-themed weed. Are these endorsements the future of marijuana marketing?
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America May Have Hit Peak Weed

Recent developments suggest 2016 could be the year the marijuana legalization movement runs right into an immovable object: federal law.
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This Is Your Democracy On Drugs

Activists have unveiled a well-funded, heavily endorsed pot legalization initiative. Will it be enough to unify California's fractured marijuana movement?
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Up In Smoke

California wildfires destroyed hundreds of marijuana farms this summer. As the fire season ends, marijuana growers are gauging the damage.


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Steve Wozniak Finally Enters Blockchain Space

Apple co-founder Wozniak said this was the second time in 20 years he had said yes to an idea and that he believed in EQUI Global, an ethereum-based venture capital firm, of which he is a co-founder.
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Stormy Daniels' Lawyer Appeals Trump Defamation Lawsuit Dismissal

Michael Avenatti announced that an appeal was filed hours after a federal judge dismissed the defamation lawsuit against Trump. Daniels sued Trump after he tweeted that her story of a man threatening her at a Las Vegas parking lot to not come forward with the story of her alleged affair with him was "a total con job."
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Small Plane Crashes Into Crowd

The incident happened around 3.45 p.m. local time (9.45 a.m. EDT) at the Wasserkuppe plateau in the Rhön mountain region near the town of Fulda.

Left-Handers Day 2018 Quotes

Nearly 30 million people in the U.S. are left-handed. Eight presidents of the United States, including Barack Obama, were left-handed.