Make Way for the Corporate Stoner

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Make Way for the Corporate Stoner

Illustration: Namaah/ Arré



cross the United States, venture capitalists, investors, and other terms stoners have a hard time understanding, are looking to make history by getting into the marijuana business. As marijuana becomes a more acceptable thing to consume, the idea of the stoner as a protesting dropout is making way for a different breed – the corporate stoner. They’ve ditched their tie-dye for tweed, their dreadlocks for trendy corporate haircuts, and their beads for cufflinks.