The interwebs loves infographics. Meaningful data presented in a compelling visual way makes the content easy to scan and it beats the hell out of reading research reports for all your “facts.” We started pinning to our marijuana infographics pinterest board a while back and we’ve gathered our favorites so you can quickly brush up on your marijuana facts!
Hazy History of Marijuana Infographic
The story of how it all started. Did you know Puritans seeking religious freedom brought cannabis sativa to America in the 1600’s? Now you know!
Via: Rehab International
Origin of the term “420” Infographic
We’ve all wondered where the slang term 420 comes from. Here is a comical take on the historical birth of 420 from @weedmaps.
Effects of Marijuana on the US Economy Infographic
The financial benefits of legalizing marijuana outweigh the costs of prohibition and this infographic does a great job of breaking that information down.
Smoking vs Vaporizing Infographic
The next time your vaping you can at least sound like you know the science behind why it gets you “soooo high!”
Alcohol vs Marijuana Infographic
This is an age old debate but the facts are straight-forward. You decide which is more harmful.
War on Drugs Infographic
Haven’t we wasted enough taxpayer money on an endless war on drugs that is only getting worse? Read up on it and then comment on if you think we should keep throwing money at this black hole.
Scheduling of Marijuana Infographic
Ever wonder how marijuana got scheduled to be a narcotic like heroin or cocaine? This one will make your head spin.
Marijuana vs Big Pharma. When you look at these facts it sheds some light on how much big pharma has at stake regarding marijuana legalization efforts.