Friday, September 20, 2019
once-dismissed-as-a-lightweight-shari-redstone-is-now-the-most-powerful-woman-in-town
She finally won. For Shari Redstone, the 65-year-old daughter of ailing 96-year-old mogul Sumner Redstone, who had chafed for a dozen years living under the cloud of her father’s arrogant, often public contempt, this week’s announcement of a merger of Viacom and CBS was the culmination of a longtime dream. In the merger, CBS will…
an-all-male-burlesque-review-shimmies-off-the-genres-gender-norms
“It seems odd to say my intention is to contribute to women’s equality by hiring men, but that is my intention,” dancer and choreographer Jillian Schmitz says. “I have wanted to do a male revue for many, many years.” That opportunity has finally arrived for her with Men’s Edition, a new monthly production she created for…
havlabar-takes-deep-dive-into-georgian-cuisine-in-glendale
When it comes to former Soviet Republics, Armenia has long dominated L.A.’s culinary conversation. That makes sense given that an estimated 500,000 to 1 million Armenians live in Southern California, compared to countries like Lithuania or Ukraine, which have far smaller populations in the area. Occasionally, cuisines from other now-free nations pop up, including Tbilisi…
sharing-is-caring
In the last few years I have been on a journey with this blog and my place in the cannabis community. I started helping patients like myself 5 or 6 years ago when I began creating my own medicated edibles and topicals. When I started this there was very few cannabis recipes available online so…
when-it-comes-to-latino-inclusion-hollywood-is-blowing-it
A new study released by the USC Annenberg Inclusion Initiative confirms something you may have noticed if you’ve watched a Hollywood movie recently. During the 12-year period covered by the study, just 3 percent of films had a Latino/a in a leading role. Only 4.5 percent of all speaking roles on the studied films were…
decarboxylation.-making-active-medibles
"My edibles don't kick and I put a lot of medicine in them. What went wrong?"  This is a question that comes my way time and again. We put a lot of time money and effort into growing and harvesting and curing our meds but I've noticed some of us don't take the same care…
imminent-legalization-of-cannabis-in-canada
 It is without a doubt that recreational use of marijuana will soon be legally accepted in Canada. The Senate already passed what is considered a historic bill where the vote was 52-29. Out of all the countries around the world, Canada is only the second (and the first of the G7 nations) to implement legislation…
a-socal-grocery-workers-strike-has-likely-been-averted
Tens of thousands of grocery store employees across Southern California will stay on the job, following an announcement of a tentative deal between unions and major grocery unions has been reached. Had no deal come to pass by the end of this round of talks, labor leaders had authorized a massive strike. The United Food…
kief-jerky
I've been receiving a ton of request for this recipe. I had planned to save this one for my upcoming cookbook, but since so many of you are looking for a healthy, protein rich way to medicate, I decided to let this recipe out early. Kief ready to decarboxylate Here's what you will need to…
the-best-things-to-do-this-week-in-la.
Welcome to a new week, full of opportunities to enjoy all the music, film, and other fun things to do in Los Angeles. Never be bored again! OTOTO “Little Brother” Launch Party Monday, September 16 Echo Park sake bar OTOTO collaborated with Eagle Rock Brewing to create a custom beer, a fruited gose with ume,…