Massachusetts Daily Collegian

Mass supports marijuana reform laws statewide

By Nancy Pierce

November 21, 2010

Filed under Archives

Marijuana advocates and enthusiasts statewide rejoiced as Massachusetts saw success for approval of several marijuana reform public policy questions in 74 towns in the 2010 election. Voters in 18 districts across the state wer...

Khalifa arrested on felony drug charges; UMass show still on for now

By Justin Gagnon

November 9, 2010

Filed under Music

CBS news is reporting that rapper Wiz Khalifa was arrested after performing at East Carolina University in Greenville, N.C as a part of his “Waken Baken Tour 2010.” He “was charged with a felony count of trafficking in marijuana, a felony count of maintaining or sto...

Marijuana legalization proposition to come on Election Day

By Matthew M. Robare

September 28, 2010

Filed under Archives

On Election Day, in addition to voting for officials and on ballot initiatives, 5.625 percent of Massachusetts voters will be asked if their representative should support the legalization of marijuana. Amherst is one of the towns where that question will be asked.           ...

Prohibition is not working

By Ben Rudnick

September 28, 2010

Filed under Columns

The consensus thinking among libertarians is that the standard by which people should judge any law or government program is whether the benefits of that law or government program outweigh the costs associated with its enactment or enforcement. With that in mind, can anybody name for m...

‘Ganja sizzles despite rain

By Andrew Sheridan

April 20, 2010

Filed under Arts & Living, Food & Drink, Lifestyle, Music

Amherst Common once again played host to the annual cannabis celebration known as Extravaganja on Saturday. For the 19th consecutive year, the common was flooded with people, unwashed masses milling, moving and dancing under a...

How to name your smoking pipe

By Tappan Parker

April 19, 2010

Filed under Arts & Living, Do-it-yourself, Lifestyle, Words

So, you bought a tobacco pipe over the weekend at Extravaganja. But like any good bowl or pipe, it will need a name that signifies its importance in your life. So how do you go about figuring out that name? Naming a pipe is...