Hit This: The Leafly Weekly Agenda for Aug. 27- Sept. 2Oscar Pascual
August 26, 2018
Sativa to Watch — XJ-13
. This versatile sativa-dominant hybrid soars with Jack Herer
yet keeps you grounded with G-13
. Spotted at Little Amsterdam
in Portland, OR. Also popular in Denver
and Los Angeles
Productive Product — Kikoko Sympa-Tea Leafly's Dispensary Finder Will Locate It
. At 7:1 CBD to THC, it’s extra calming to help you slay that company presentation. Available California-wide
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To Do List
Cannabis Farmer’s Almanac — Outdoors, supplement flowering P and K nutrients
. Avoid lockout
for wind. Kill pests. Prune
. Make a harvest supplies list. Indoors, consider topping plants to increase yield
TV — Tuesday: Superstar LeBron James produces and hosts the barbershop-set talk show “The Shop
” on HBO | Friday: Netflix brings back “Ozark
” for a second season of criminal thrills and family drama; John Krasinski plays a familiar spy hero in “Tom Clancy’s Jack Ryan
” premiering on Amazon.
Film — The historical thriller “Operation Finale
” details the capture of the exiled Nazi Adolf Eichmann in 1960s Argentina; “The Man From Mo’ Wax
” takes a look into the life of the electronic musician James Lavelle and his influential record label.
Music — After a five year hiatus, Alkaline Trio gets all dark and brooding on their 9th studio album, Is This Thing Cursed?
; indie folk-rockers Iron & Wine follow up their Grammy-nominated 2018 album with the aptly-titled Weed Garden
EP; California punk journeymen Swingin’ Utters release their latest record, Peace and Love
Fashion — Justin Timberlake teams up with Jordan Brand and Nike to release the ‘Bio Beige’ Air Jordan 3 JTH
releasing Aug. 28; Adidas reveals pictures
of their upcoming shoe collaboration with the popular anime series Dragon Ball Z.
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collects the best of upcoming pop #cannabis
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— Leafly (@Leafly) August 27, 2018
Sports — Millions of fantasy football leagues prepare for their big draft as the NFL season is set to kick off on Sept. 6. Don’t forget to check your player rankings
Gaming — One of Capcom’s most popular franchises makes its debut on Nintendo Switch with Monster Hunter Generations Ultimate
; take a trip to Donut County
for hilarious animated graphics and challenging puzzles based on physics and gravity.
Events — The three-day EDM extravaganza Electric Zoo
brings acts like Tiësto, Marshmello, and Kaskade to New York Aug. 31-Sept. 2; Lil Wayne, J. Cole, and SZA headline Seattle’s Bumbershoot Festival
all Labor Day Weekend; neo-hippies and Silicon Valley CEO’s alike will take to the Nevada desert for the annual Burning Man festival
taking place Aug. 26 to Sept. 3.
Weekend In Brief
Oregon stopped letting medical patients buy 24 ounces a day
, after the state’s tracking system detected what looked like trafficking
. . . . Oklahoma’s medical cannabis system opened for licenses
and collected $1.5 million in fees. . . . Colorado joins California in an ongoing pesticide reckoning
. . . . Denver’s second social lounge got official approval
for a fall opening. . . . Lastly, Michigan banned edibles mixed with food-borne illness sources
like meat, fish, milk, dairy, jams or jellies, canned fruit, melon, tomatoes, caramel apples and leafy greens. . . . Dude, caramel apples — we see you. 👀 You can still make brownies
, too. … Rest in Power, Sen. John McCain.
No drugs or alcohol so I can get the signal clear as day/
Put my glock away/
I got a stronger weapon that never runs out of ammunition/
so I’m ready for war okay
Stay safe out there this week. – O.P.
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