Denver social marijuana use initiative qualifies for ballot after competing measure rejected

The Denver Elections Division on Thursday approved a proposed initiative that would allow the social use of marijuana in some businesses. marijuana news Continue reading Denver social marijuana use initiative qualifies for ballot after competing measure rejected

WSJ: Donald Trump energy adviser walks back candidate’s comments on fracking

Donald Trump’s top energy adviser on Tuesday sought to play down the Republican presidential candidate’s recent comments in Colorado that he could support local efforts to ban hydraulic fracturing. science news Continue reading WSJ: Donald Trump energy adviser walks back candidate’s comments on fracking

Marijuana industry ditches burnout image for “suit and tie” approach to DNC

Even as pro-marijuana activists marched this week in Philadelphia with a fake 51-foot joint, teams of industry leaders and lobbyists were busy doing the kind of work one would expect from the beer or pharmaceutical industry: holding receptions, talking to politicians and discussing regulations. Syndicated from Denver Post Continue reading Marijuana industry ditches burnout image for “suit and tie” approach to DNC

How Colorado delegates are influencing the Democratic Party platform

The contributions of Colorado officials are expected to make an impact in two key areas: marijuana use and how the party selects its presidential nominee. Syndicated from Denver Post Continue reading How Colorado delegates are influencing the Democratic Party platform

Definitive guide to marijuana on the 2016 ballot around the U.S.

Come November, voters in at least a half-dozen states will decide on whether to legalize either the recreational use or the medical use of marijuana. Syndicated from Denver Post Continue reading Definitive guide to marijuana on the 2016 ballot around the U.S.

Will Forte as a write-in candidate gave his ridiculous platform on ‘The Tonight Show’

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If you’re dissatisfied with the upcoming presidential election’s major party candidates, let Jimmy Fallon and The Tonight Show introduce you to one of the write-in options.

Tim Calhoun, played by Will Forte, delivers gems such as, “I am pro-Isis, whether large cubes or small flakes, ices keep my drinks cold, and that’s good for America.”

We’re especially proud of the SNL-alums for not breaking at all during the hilarious speech.

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8th grade presidential impersonator joins Jimmy Fallon as ‘Little Donald’

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No one asked for another Donald Trump, but here we are. 

Jimmy Fallon donned a toupee and brought out his excellent Trump impression during Tuesday’s show, where he explained Trump’s thought process behind his vice presidential candidate options. Why go for Lebron James when there’s a Little Donald—with little hands—ready to step up to the podium? 

Little Donald is played by Jack Aiello, who just graduated from the 8th grade and made thousands laugh at his impeccable impressions of presidential candidates during his graduation speech. 

The two even prank call Democratic candidates Sen. Bernie Sanders and Hillary Clinton during the sketch. Read more…

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