New York Lawmakers Approve Governor’s Cannabis Regulatory Appointees

New York Governor Appoints Two Members for the Cannabis Control Board

New York Governor Appoints Two Members for the Cannabis Control Board New York cannabis legalization took a step forward last week when the newly inaugurated Gov. Kathy Hochul made two key appointments to oversee the state’s cannabis market that were quickly confirmed by the Senate during a special session. This comes shortly after the resignation of former Governor Andrew Cuomo, … Read More

Will CBN Replace Melatonin?

Will CBN replace melatonin

Can CBN Replace melatonin for sleep? Cannabis is really popular nowadays. There are all sorts of products made with cannabis, from clothing to edibles, the cannabis ecosystem is getting wider and wider by the day.  CBN is a cannabis compound that was first discovered nearly a century ago, and it recently has become a popular sleep aid, but will CBN … Read More

Oklahoma: Smoklahoma Lounge Influencer Night – Tulsa – Sept. 10th


Originally Published on Blazing America by Justin Cohen Tulsa has been gifted a new consumption space with the Smoklahoma Lounge on the 1800 block of S. Sheridan. The lounge is throwing an Influencer Night on September 10th for local cannabis industry business owners, workers & online personalities. Entry is free for this event to members of the Smoklahoma Lounge Influencer Facebook group. The … Read More

Hemp vs. CBD Marketing

Hemp Vs. CBD

Products are being advertised as being infused with Hemp rather than listing the cannabinoids. Is this a marketing reach around or simply marketing to a broader ignorant consumer?

Why Is Luke Scarmazzo Still Behind Bars?

Luke Scarmazzo

Luke Scarmazzo‘s incarceration is an example of the abuse of power the government can and has done; when I say government, I mean people in charge, the past, and present. I’ve spent a majority of my adult life shouting to the ether to enlighten the ignorant that cannabis is not the drug you think it is. A desire to show … Read More

Oklahoma: Chronic Palooza III – Oklahoma City

Blazing America in Oklahoma

Written by Justin Cohen, Originally Published on Blazing America Things don’t come small in Oklahoma, including Chronic Palooza III, held both in and out of a giant shopping mall south of downtown OKC. BlazingAmerica was not able to catch the Jack Herer Cup, but did make a stop earlier on day two of the event to check out Chronic Palooza … Read More

Waiting For Weed Jesus Part 1

Data On Legalizing Weed

Not everything works out as plan but make the most of it. In our most recent episode, Tommy Chong was supposed to join us but had technical issues, no one’s fault; shit happens. When it was confirmed Tommy wasn’t able to make it, we saw him pop in, but his device wasn’t connecting; my heart sank, but I knew it … Read More

Federal Cannabis Legalization News: February 2021

Federal Roundup

To get a full recap, watch the video. In this video we discuss ; Senator Presses Biden Treasury Nominee On Marijuana As House Omits Banking Protections In COVID Bill (Marijuana Moment), Biden AG Pick Restates Pledge To Respect State Marijuana Laws, In Writing (Marijuana Moment) Past marijuana use won’t automatically disqualify Biden White House staff (NBC News) Chuck Schumer Says … Read More

Jay-Z was part of the largest cannabis SPAC. What’s a SPAC?


We had Michael Auerbach, founder of Subversive Capital and proxy The Parent Company, Jay-Z’s latest business venture on the show. Buzzwords like SPACs, blockchain, and equity are thrown around like dollars in a strip club but, what are SPACs (Special Purpose Acquisition Company), and how do they represent societal inequity? In our conversation, I learned SPACS are a limited open … Read More