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Can a marijuana diet help you lose weight?
Oct. 23, 2013
While many people associate marijuana smoking with increased appetite, New York-based author Art Glass claims it can actually help you lose weight.
Getting the band back together
Aug. 8, 2013
For this week's "Music Thursday", Richard Steele and Sound Opinions' Robin Linn play tunes from some of their favorite bands who reunited and brought the hits (and misses) back to the fans.
Medical marijauna 101
Aug. 5, 2013
Today we school you on the ins and outs of Illinois' new medical marijuana law. Still confused on what it entails? Call us with your questions. And "Deal Estate" columnist Dennis Rodkin breaks down the boom in Chicago's hotel industry.
ACLU: Racial disparities in IL pot arrests
Jun. 5, 2013
A new report from the civil rights group calls for the legalization of marijuana.
Pot and Trayvon Martin at Paper Machete
May. 31, 2013
Tomorrow I'll be reading at Christopher Piatt's Paper Machete about discuss pot and Trayvon Martin.
Lt. Gov supports medical marijuana
May. 13, 2013
Sheila Simon said testimony from seriously ill veterans helped change her mind.The bill has cleared the Illinois House and awaits a Senate vote.
Would legal pot hurt Chicago gangs?
May. 1, 2013
As we’ve reported this story, we’ve used up every (tasteful) pun we could, so now, we give a straight answer Siva Iyer’s question about the economics of weed in the city.
Would legalizing marijuana hit gangs' pocket-books?
Mar. 29, 2013
Siva Iyer asked us a loaded question about the economics of the drug trade. Got any leads for us to consider?
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