7 Facts about cannabis you didn’t know
Cannabis is not only a huge part of North American culture, but the whole world. Most users don’t educate themselves. here are just seven interesting facts about cannabis.
-The first recorded use of cannabis is 2727 B.C from a Chinese emperor
The emperor allegedly recorded himself using marijuana for medicinal use.
-On average cannabis users eat 600 more calories a day
If you have trouble finding an appetite than look no further. Marijuana is certainly the cure! If anyone tells you otherwise they have clearly never seen Scooby-Doo and Shaggy get the munchies.
-Despite the previous fact obesity is 33% lower with cannabis users
Contrary to popular belief, most medicinal strains make the user extremely active. This aids patients in both eating right and staying in shape.
-The fact that marijuana is federally illegal has cost the federal government(aka our money) $17.5 billion/year
Let’s face it we could put every dollar in the world in the drug war and people would start selling their televisions very quickly after. There just is no way to stop a monster that big, so maybe we should reallocate our money into more rehabilitation options. Just a thought.
-over 160 million people in the world use cannabis
Come on if you’re going to try and tell me that this article is the first time you have ever heard of weed then you are a liar. Everybody does it. If your grandparents don’t do it their best friends do.
-Couples that smoke together are less likely to commit domestic violence
Noone ever smoked a joint and then got into a bar fight. You just can’t be violent on weed it’s kind of hard to do when your grinning ear to ear with a bag of cool ranch Doritos.
-Marijuana is illegal because it would run paper companies out of business
Harry J Anslinger ran a paper company many years ago. He knew that the versatility of hemp would ruin his fortune and therefore, him. He made it his life goal to convince the federal government that marijuana should be illegal for every reason in the book. With no evidence of course. The problem was, nobody was there to oppose him. Nobody could prove his allegations wrong giving him free reign in the courtroom.
I really hope you enjoyed these 7 facts about cannabis. Now, expand your knowledge and find out How to grow weed!