Survey: Does Your Company Drug Test Employees?

Last year, Gawker identified 17 big media companies that still drug-test their employees. Today we’re broadening our curiosity about corporate testing policies to other industries, too. So: Does your current employer or company drug-test employees? Is your employer larger than 50 people?* If so, please fill out the… » 1/21/15 12:55pm Wednesday 12:55pm

Straight Guys, Does Weed Make You Feel Gay (As in Homosexual)?

Hey dudes, I have a question for you, but before I ask I just want to make sure you know that this is not because of anything I've observed firsthand, but because of something I heard. I think you're straight until you say otherwise, and feel very justified in this based on your baseball cap, default manspreading,… » 1/08/15 1:21pm 1/08/15 1:21pm

There Really Is An LSD Shortage, And Here's Why

Lysergic acid diethylamide used to be everywhere. LSD played a huge role in shaping pop culture in the 1960s, and in the 1980s everyone lived in fear of LSD-laced temporary tattoos and acid-popping Satanists. But nowadays, you rarely hear about it. What happened? » 1/02/15 2:40pm 1/02/15 2:40pm

7 Stoney Gifts for the Cannabis Connoisseur

Now that weed is legal in two states and medically acceptable in 18 others, gifting Doritos and Visine to the stoner in your life isn't nearly as clever as it was back in 2004. Here are seven presents that are worth their weight in hash. » 12/15/14 12:37pm 12/15/14 12:37pm

Our Dumb Congress Blocked D.C.'s Democratically Enacted Pot Legalization

The people of Washington D.C., alongside their counterparts and Oregon and Alaska, voted overwhelmingly to legalize cannabis for recreational use last month. But unlike in those other states, D.C.'s decision came with a major potential roadblock: the United States Congress. » 12/10/14 3:18pm 12/10/14 3:18pm

The Best Gifts for the Stoner in Your Life Who Refuses to Grow Up

Stoners, though an affable bunch, have regrettable taste in just about everything. It's a trope as old as thyme rolled in cigarette paper and sold as a joint, and it's true: the outside world only knows about drug rugs, mushroom posters, and the Disco Biscuits because poor weed-smoking saps actually buy into those… » 12/09/14 1:29pm 12/09/14 1:29pm

Rebels Rejoice: Premium Bob Marley-Branded Weed Is Coming

If there was one thing Bob Marley loved, it was sweet reggae music. If there was another, it might be his family, or his hometown of Kingston, about which he sang poignantly throughout his career, or it might be the ganja. And if there was a third thing, that third thing must have been branding opportunities. Just… » 11/18/14 10:49am 11/18/14 10:49am

NYC Might Stop Making Weed Arrests--37 Years After It Was Supposed To

Today, New York Mayor Bill de Blasio's administration announced through the New York Times that it may stop making arrests for low-level marijuana possession, opting instead to issue tickets without detaining the suspect. This would feel like an important step toward reasonable weed policy if New York state hadn't… » 11/10/14 2:42pm 11/10/14 2:42pm