Hit This: The Leafly Weekly Agenda for Aug. 13-19Oscar PascualAugust 13, 2018
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Weekend In Brief
A former chewing gum CEO, William Wrigley Jr. has raised $100 million to enter the cannabis space. . . . Seattle topped the ten priciest legal cannabis markets. . . . And 30 New Jersey cities have banned cannabis before it can even be legalized.
To Do List
News — Wednesday: California cannabis rapper B-Real opens his own “Dr. Greenthumb” cannabis shop in Sylmar, CA.
TV — Friday: “The Simpsons” creator Matt Groening premieres his new animated series “Disenchantment” on Netflix.
Film — Mark Wahlberg and director Peter Berg team up once again for the espionage action thriller, “Mile 22”; the Hulu original documentary “Minding the Gap” won a Sundance award for its look into three boys escaping family strife through skateboarding.
Music — Psychedelic indie rockers Animal Collective take inspiration from the seas in the album and film, Tangerine Reef; Death Cab for Cutie releases Thank You For Today after a three year respite; garage rockers Thee Oh Sees return with their whopping 21st album, Smote Reverser; Nicki Minaj takes the throne with the long-anticipated Queen.
Sports — Football fans gear up for a new hope as the NFL preseason rolls into Week 2; the World Cup hangover is officially gone as the English Premier League, Spanish La Liga, French Ligue 1 and Italian Serie A return to kick off the 2018-19 season.
Fashion — The legal dispensary franchise MedMen launches its culture magazine, Ember; the street style giant Stüssy launches its Fall ‘18 collection online and at chapter stores Aug. 17; the fashion boutique Kith previews its third collaboration with Coca-Cola; Pharrell Williams releases the new Solar Pack of his signature Adidas NMD sneakers on Aug. 18.
Gaming — Telltale Games releases the final season of “The Walking Dead” episodic series Aug. 13; Critics and fans alike are fawning over the new gameplay trailer for Rockstar Games’ epic Western, “Red Dead Redemption 2”.
Events — Future, Rae Sremmurd, and Halsey headline the Billboard Hot 100 Festival in Long Island, NY Aug. 18-19; meanwhile out west, Psycho Las Vegas goes ballistic with hard rockers Danzig, High on Fire, and Dimmu Borgir Aug. 17-19.
Cannabis Farmer’s Almanac —Begin to supplement flowering nutrients as needed. Kill pests and apply remediations. Update harvest plans. If working indoors, considering topping plants to increase yield.
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Stay safe out there this week. – O.P.
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