I Just Visited the Walmart of Cannabis: Here Are My Initial Thoughts

If you've been wondering what the "next big thing" is in the investment world, wonder no longer: It's marijuana.

Long considered a taboo topic that legislators swept under the rug, favorability toward cannabis throughout North America now more or less transcends age and political affiliation. In the October 2018 survey from national pollster Gallup, an all-time record two out of three Americans were in support of legalizing marijuana nationwide, with senior citizens and Republicans showing majority support for legalization for the first time in history. This favorability is what's allowed 33 states to green-light medical marijuana, 10 of which also allow recreational pot use for adults.