Monthly Archives: December 2019

Dear Danko: Expert Grow Advice On Closet Grows, Light Leaks, Flushing, And More

High Times’ cultivation specialist Danny Danko answers all your burning questions about being the best grower you can be. But first, some quick tips from the expert himself: Always check and adjust the pH level of your nutrient solution after you’ve added the nutrients. Keeping cuttings warm and moist will result in higher rooting success […]

High Times Greats: Interview With Paul Bowles

A few months before he died, Beat patriarch Paul Bowles gave a rare interview from his home in Tangier, Morocco. To celebrate his birthday on December 30, we’re republishing Ken Krayeske’s interview with the composer and author from the September, 1999 issue of High Times. Bookshelves line the living room walls of Paul Bowles’ tiny […]

Flashback Friday: Everything You Wanted To Know About Quaaludes

Before Bill Cosby admitted to drugging women with quaaludes and allergy meds, quaaludes were a staple of the American recreational drug scene, one that “everyone remembers fondly.” It’s even been called an “icon of the 1970s,” before it was discontinued in 1985—in part because of its widespread illegal recreational use. In the October, 1980 issue […]

High Times Greats: Interview With Marianne Faithfull

To celebrate Marianne Faithfull’s birthday December 29, we’re republishing a piece from October, 1980 in which she sat down with interviewer Ann Bardach to discuss a new album, a fresh sense of what she’d been through, and the balls to tell it like it really was. Marianne Faithfull slouches in her hotel bed, nursing a […]

Klan Y Stuart Hablan De Cannabis, El Rap, Y Ser Padres Antes De La Final De La FMS

Cortesía de FMS Argentina. Bienvenidos de regreso a nuestra serie, Las Voces Del Freestyle En América Latina, en High Times en Español. En esta segunda entrega, hablamos con los Argentinos Stuart y Klan antes de su participación en la final nacional de la FMS, que tendrá lugar en Buenos Aires, en ­el Movistar Arena, el […]

How to Pass a Urine Drug Test

There are few statements more frightening for a regular marijuana user than “We are going to need you to take a urine drug test.” This seemingly innocuous statement is enough to send even the most rational individuals online to try to determine how to pass a urine test. Even though recreational and medicinal marijuana is […]

Ganja Gourmet: Salted Caramel Pecan Pot Pie

Ingredients Crust: Premade frozen pie crust or no-bake graham-cracker crust Pecan filling: 2/3 cup creamy almond butter 1/2 cup pure maple syrup 1/2 cup virgin coconut oil 4 tsp. pure vanilla extract 1/2 tsp. sea salt 1/2 cup pecans, toasted and chopped Ganache: 3 oz. (1/2 cup) dark chocolate chips 1/4 cup coconut milk 1/2 […]

Police And Other Agencies Are Adopting New Overdose-Tracking Systems

ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) — Drug overdose patients rushed to some emergency rooms in New York’s Hudson Valley are asked a series of questions: Do you have stable housing? Do you have food? Times and location of overdoses are noted, too. The information is entered into a new overdose-tracking system that provides near real-time glimpses into […]

The High Priestess: Leaning into the Grounding Powers of Cannabis for Capricorn Season

The nights are looming, the days are gloomy and the wheel of the year continues to turn, leading us into the darkest part of the year.  On December 21st, those of us in the Northern Hemisphere were greeted with the Winter Solstice, the longest night of the year and the first official day of winter. […]

High Times Greats: A Christmas Story – Which Real Meaning?

For an article in the December, 1979 edition of High Times, late, great counterculture correspondent Glenn O’Brien examined the connections between Santa Claus and a specific kind of psychedelic mushroom known as the fly agaric, aka the toadstool that conquered the universe. In fact, the existence of Santa could be related to a shaman in […]