MARIJUANA: the dried leaves and female flowers of the hemp plant


It seems as if there are more inches of newsprint given over to the issue of the legalization of marijuana these days than to the civil war in Syria, the Russian threats to Ukraine, or the various tragedies around the world.   It is the “darling” topic of the media. I suppose it all “took off” […]

PACKAGE STORE: a shop that sells liquor

package store

Places that sell liquor are known by different names all over the world.   In some cases, it seems as if the terms used are meant to “dress up” the product, making it seem less ordinary.    But in many places in the United States, liquor stores are referred to as package stores.    It, too, seems like […]