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The Daily Evergreen

The student voice of Washington State University since 1895

The Daily Evergreen

The student voice of Washington State University since 1895

The Daily Evergreen

Letter from the editor: our passion project

SANDI KOBIESA, Editor-in-chief April 14, 2022

Cannabis means a lot of different things to a lot of different people. Some view it as a jolly good time, some view it as a gateway drug and some view it as nature’s medicine. Whatever your view is,...

Some people deny their CHS diagnosis because cannabis is often thought of as a treatment for nausea, not something that causes it.

Cannabinoid Hyperemesis Syndrome: Dangers of the stoner lifestyle

TOM ABBOTT, Evergreen sports editor April 14, 2022

Cannabinoid Hyperemesis Syndrome is a medical condition causing repeated and severe vomiting in long-time daily cannabis users.  CHS has a very brief history in the world of medicine, first described...

The etiquette does and donts of cannabis consumption.

Weed-iquette: A polite idiot’s guide to cannabis

CAROLYN MCCAMPBELL, Evergreen columnist April 14, 2022

Editor's note: *All names of those associated with WSU have been changed for privacy* Do you remember when you were young and everyone said sharing is caring? Share your toys, your food, a hit off your...

Sophomore Speech and Hearing Sciences Major Eliza Moore shares her thoughts on cannabis on April 12.

Street talk: Common misconceptions about cannabis use throughout generations

ELENA ADAIR April 14, 2022

WSU students said cannabis misconceptions are still relevant, but they are not as stigmatized as they used to be. Eliza Moore, sophomore speech and hearing major, said she has heard misconceptions and...

Located at 1335 SE Bishop Blvd., locally owned MJs Pot Shop has been serving the Pullman community since 2014.

It’s always 4/20 at MJ’s Pot Shop

ANNA MICHALSON, Evergreen reporter April 14, 2022

Editors Note: One of the sources will be identified only by their first name, per their request.  MJ’s Pot Shop is a local dispensary that caters to personalized customer needs while providing...

Weed has many purposes beyond just getting high. It could even be key to fighting climate change!

OPINION: Weed: not just for getting high

ANNABELLE PEPIN, Evergreen columnist April 14, 2022

The high that people feel from weed feels amazing, but did you know our environment can actually feel the same way from the plant itself? Fossil fuel is one of the main contributors to climate change...

Weed has a storied history in sports, often the culprit of athlete suspensions.

Weed’s bumpy history in sports

SAM TAYLOR, Evergreen sports editor April 14, 2022

Cannabis and sports have a complicated history grounded in prejudice and privilege. At the forefront of this conversation is the situation of Sha'Carri Richardson, the American sprinter who was not...

Trust me, first place is much higher than second

Satire: Summer 2024 Olympic Committee announces weed is mandatory

CARSON HOLLAND, Evergreen columnist April 14, 2022

In honor of 4/20, the International Olympic Committee recently announced that the 2024 Paris Olympics will require all attendees to, in their words, “get higher than a college kids' stress level going...

Despite the snow, gardening season is about upon us, and weed all benefit from some advice.

Satire: Concerned Pullman citizen’s letter about weed(s)

CARSON HOLLAND, Evergreen columnist April 14, 2022

Dear Editor, I was reading my second favorite arboreal-themed paper last week and I came across something startling! The Daily Evergreen was devoting a whole week of the paper to weeds, and I could...

The etiquette does and don’ts of cannabis consumption, 
be mindful and considerate of others.

What to call weed

LANNAN RUIZ April 14, 2022

*In the tune of that one cannabis education jingle from 2019* “Weed, Pot, Cannabis, Mary Jane, 10 million other names that get confusing in your brain.” There are a lot of names used for cannabis;...

Plants can communicate through vast interconnected root networks, intertwined by symbiotic fungi called mycorrhizae.

The power of plant communication

ISABELLE BUSCH April 14, 2022

As a biology major, I tend to focus on the wonders of the animal world: species interactions between badgers and coyotes, reindeer adaptations and the evolution of the pronghorn antelope. But there is a...

Under the Controlled Substance Act of 1970, marijuana is listed as a Schedule I controlled substance, meaning it poses very high risk for addiction and has few medical benefits.

OPINION: US government’s misguided War on Drugs

SAMANTHA RADCLIFFE, Evergreen columnist April 14, 2022

On April 1, the U.S. House of Representatives passed the Marijuana Opportunity Reinvestment and Expungement Act of 2020, which aims to remove cannabis from the list of scheduled substances and eliminate...

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