Green Gold: Can Jamaica Really Profit from Marijuana Legalization?

Green Gold: Can Jamaica Really Profit from Marijuana Legalization?
In late January, the Jamaican Parliament passed a bill that decriminalized the possession of small amounts of marijuana (less than 2 ounces). This is a really surprising, but timely move by the Jamaican government. In spite of marijuana being so intrinsically tied into Jamaican culture, thank to the Rastafarians, the laws of the country have prohibited ...

No, I Did Not Watch the State of the Union Address This Year

No, I Did Not Watch the State of the Union Address This Year
Nope, didn’t do it. That’s right, I didn’t watch the President’s State of the Union address tonight. I guess it is safe to say that I feel disenfranchised from American politics at the moment. I mean it’s been a really tough year. A year where a lot of latent racial tension has boiled to the ...

Million Dollar Lemonade Stands in “The Dragon’s Den”

Million Dollar Lemonade Stands in
I’m not a person who watches a lot of television; it’s been almost a decade since I’ve had cable. But I do have Netflix! And I started watching episodes of Dragon’s Den, which is a Canadian  (actually it’s global, but I watch the Canadian version) show, that was copied in the United States and called ...

Attack of the Clones: Buying & Selling Counterfeit Products

Attack of the Clones: Buying & Selling Counterfeit Products
Clones, counterfeits, bootlegs. I’m sure that we all have an opinion about buying (or marketing) them. Those opinions may be strong, or they may bother on apathetic. However what is harder to determine is if they are right or wrong; or ethical or immoral. This issue came to the forefront of my mind after reading ...

My Second Month of Vaping

My Second Month of Vaping
Well life is interesting to say the least…you never know what you’ll encounter on a journey when you take that first step… Vaping has been like that. A month ago I was pretty happy with my setup. I had a plan in my head about vaping. I was fine with using basic, step-up equipment. However ...