Hit This: The Leafly Weekly Agenda for Oct. 15-21

Hit This: The Leafly Weekly Agenda for Oct. 15-21

Over the weekend, Albuquerque’s Balloon Fiesta comprised Darth Vader, Puffco declared a smoked glass Peak, and #croptober continued in the fields. Now? Roll up some Cinex, score some last-minute tix to Demon Dayz Festival, and also make time for more the return of “Daredevil” — it’s Hit This, Leafly’s weekly pop-cannabis outlook.

Sativa to Watch–Cinex. Pacific Northwesterners utilize the sativa-hybrid Cinex to electricity through cloudy, rainy days. A cross of TGA Genetics’ Vortex and Cindy-99 — it tastes earthy, piney, and woody. Spotted at Portland’s Pakalolo. Popular from Everett into Eugene.

Productivity Hack–Trimming a massive October harvest? Keep those scissors a-clippin with ‘4 Activities which make Trimming Cannabis More Bearable’.

Productive Product–Assuming your cardiologist OKs it, GO Energy Chocolate of Colorado includes a mild 5 mgs of THC and CBD, plus a mule kick of 75 mg of c-c-c-c-caffeine!

To Do List

Cannabis Farmer’s Almanac — End harvesting the outside crop. Eliminate buds showing signs of mould . Keep the drying room clean. Reduce dried buds of extra leaf and stems and start curing. Store cured buds . Tag @leafly on your harvest pics to be featured in our #croptober coverage.

TVMonday: A&E’s documents a legendary comedian’s groundbreaking debut in “Chris Rock’s Bring The Pain” | Tuesday: ABC’s hit family sitcom “Black-ish” is back for its season 5 premiere | Friday: Season 2 of Netflix’s “Making a Murderer” looks further into the case of convicted murderer Steven Avery; Marvel’s gritty masked vigilante “Daredevil” yields to Netflix for season 3; Toni Collette is the star of Netflix’s new raunchy relationship drama, “Wanderlust”.

Film — The accomplished director David Gordon Green teams up with Jamie Lee Curtis for the horror sequel “Halloween”; Jonah Hill makes his directorial debut in the coming-of-age drama “Mid90s”; Melissa McCarthy plays the notorious letter forger Lee Israel in “Can You Ever Forgive Me?

Music — The Cleveland indie outfit Cloud Nothings release their latest album, Last Construction Burning; throwback rockers Greta Van Fleet tap their inner Zeppelin on their debut album, Anthem of the Peaceful Army; the Swedish trio Peter Bjorn and John release their eighth studio release, Darker Days; San Francisco’s Papercuts promises more delectable indie pop on their new album, Parallel Universe Blues.

Sports — A new season of NBA action begins on Oct. 16, test listings to your favorite team’s first game; the MLB postseason moves to the division championship series, as the Boston Red Sox face the Houston Astros in the AL, while the Los Angeles Dodgers and Milwaukee Brewers struggle for NL bragging rights; San Francisco visits Green Bay for Monday Night Football; the Broncos tussle with the Cardinals for Thursday Night Football.

Fashion — Garment designer Readymade collaborates with A Bathing Ape to release a trio of premium BE@RBRICK characters on Oct. 20; several NBA players will surely rock the new Air Jordan 33 model on the court, releasing on Oct. 18.

Gambling — Bandai/Namco brings back their popular weapons-based fighter with Soul Calibur 6; lovers of the critically-acclaimed Dark Souls Trilogy can enjoy a new remastered edition running at a gorgeous 60 frames per second.

Occasions — the animated supergroup Gorillaz curates their own event featuring Erykah Badu and the Internet with LA’s Demon Dayz Festival on Oct. 20; The Las Cruces Country Music Festival welcomes headliners Dwight Yoakam, Randy Houser, and Sawyer Brown Oct. 19-21

US politicians on both sides of the aisle promised more cannabis law reform after the midterm elections…. Why more reforms? Idaho police raided a 62 year-old woman and her boyfriend for developing 24 plants…. Canada prepped for Legalization Day, and Leafly rolled out what you need to know, such as a Learning Hub in Toronto…. Activists in Nevada gathered Friday to denounce the arrest of sober drivers with residual THC in their system…. Washington state will wait 1 month before banning THC candy…  Hawaii’s legal herb has a mold and fungus problem–20-30% is failing laboratory tests.

Motivation Quote

Shake that attitude and do what you can/
Specify a couple goals, follow through with your plans/
Time wait for no man, and tomorrow’s not promised/
So if she’s still alive shoot a call to your momma
 

Got something for Hit This? Email ‘Hit This’ editor david.downs@leafly.com

Released at Mon, 15 Oct 2018 13:00:25 +0000

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