Brendan Bures

Brendan Bures is the Culture Editor at The Fresh Toast. He has written for ESPN’s The Undefeated, ATTN:, The Orlando Sentinel,, SBNation, and The Tallahassee Democrat, covering stories as varied as Florida State’s 2013 championship, OutKast’s ATLiens, and the pitfalls of celebrity’s social media.Previously, Brendan worked at Turner Sports as a desk editor for their collegiate sports department and served as Writing and Research Fellow for HRDCVR Magazine. There he spearheaded social media initiatives and led production of the HRDlist, a newsletter featuring diverse and important voices across multimedia channels. His work has also been recognized by the Associated Collegiate Press.

Author’s recent posts:

This 6-Year-Old Girl Is First Patient To Receive Medical Marijuana In Texas

A small act of history occurred this week in Texas as the state had its first legal marijuana purchase. The customer? A six-year-old girl from central Texas, whose name is being withheld for privacy purposes.

What Superhero Did ‘Black Panther’ Almost Introduce Into The Marvel Universe?

From the inception of its production, it seemed like there was no limit on what Black Panther and director Ryan Coogler could do.

SF Will Erase Thousands Of Past Marijuana Convictions In Unprecedented Move

The city announced this week it would apply those laws to all past marijuana-related cases and will either remove or reduce individuals’ convictions.

Ron Paul: Jeff Sessions Should Resign Over Marijuana Policies

It appears Ron Paul wants to join the growing party of those disgruntled and frustrated by Jeff Sessions in the political sphere.

Here’s How Much Marijuana Costs Across The Country

Legalized recreational marijuana sales are expected to hit a billion dollars this year, but how much does legal weed cost in your town compared to the rest of the rest of the country?

Canadian Cops Accidentally Eat Marijuana Edibles And Freak Out

You know how you always see those pictures of cops standing beside bricks of marijuana...

Massachusetts Doctor To Build Country’s Largest Marijuana Grow

One Massachusetts doctor is building one of the largest marijuana grow and research facilities in the United States.

Marijuana Legalization Just Became A Key Issue In Florida Elections

As Florida’s elections begin to heat up, marijuana legalization has emerged as a strong issue issue among candidates.

Why Did It Take 7 Years For This Man To Get A Trial After Marijuana Bust?

Withstanding a calamity of “small neglects,” Joseph Tigano experienced “the most egregious trial delay it had ever seen,” wrote the United States Appeals Court for the Second Circuit.

Donald Trump Awkwardly Finds Out He Isn’t Invited To Royal Wedding

With Meghan Markle and Prince Harry's upcoming nuptials fast approaching, everyone is speculating on who will make the guest list. One person who hasn’t yet made the cut? Donald Trump.