Brendan Bures

Brendan Bures is the Culture Editor at The Fresh Toast. He has written for ESPN’s The Undefeated, ATTN:, The Orlando Sentinel, NCAA.com, 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:

Florida ‘Playing With Political Wildfire’ On Smokable Medical Marijuana Ban

Florida medical patients are one step closer to accessing smokable medical marijuana, after a Leon County circuit judge ruled last week that the state’s ban on smokable cannabis was unconstitutional.

NCAA Denies Football Player CBD Oil For Epilepsy 

When it comes to sports leagues testing athletes for cannabis, the NCAA is generally regarded as the strictest and harshest.

Netflix Announces New Marijuana-Themed Competitive Cooking Show

Though the streaming company canceled the marijuana-themed sitcom “Disjointed” following its disastrous reception, you’ll be able to binge a new marijuana-themed show called “Cooking On High” this June.

These 7 Types Of Marijuana Can Make You More Sexy

Different marijuana strains produce vastly different effects in users, but can some of them make you feel more sexy? Let's find out.

Gwyneth Paltrow On Smoking Weed: ‘It’s Legal In California Now!’

When it comes to making a celebrity uncomfortable, Howard Stern can’t resist.

That Time Tupac Brought Snoop Dogg Weed On ‘Saturday Night Live’

You’d think someone who’s been as famous for as long as Snoop Dogg wouldn’t have any more "back in the day" anecdotes to tell—at least any interesting ones, that is.

Why Are Feds Going After CBD-Infused Beer?

Thanks to a loophole in the 2014 Farm Bill, industrial hemp-derived cannabinoid products have exploded across the states and internet.

Silicon Valley’s Latest Weed Venture: Marijuana Tupperware Parties

Silicon Valley is always trying to re-invent the wheel and expect you to be surprised the wheel exists. Or that wheels were even a “thing” in the first place.

These Pro Boxers Are Using CBD For Performance Enhancement And Recovery

We know the medicinal benefits of CBD. They are manifold and the reason why professional athletes from fighters to football players have embraced the drug, even if that means doing so on the down-low.

How Legalizing Marijuana Is Good For the Environment

What impact could growing marijuana legally have on the environment?