Sunday, November 30, 2014

Episode Seventeen: Assassin's Weed

If you've got the munchies for the truth, let Kevin take you on a tour of the hazy secret history of cannabis.


Quite a few notes this time, broken down by segment.

Rasta, Reggae, and Royalists:

Kouchie v. Dutchie

Some dry stuff about Rastafari, and a couple of sites I believe run by actual Rastafaris.

Don't know what Kevin's talking about with this Josef Rudolf I business?  Check out Episode 6.

Cannabis Indica:

Asiatic Society; Medical and Physical Society of Calcutta


The Nine Unknown Men

O'Shaughnessycannabis, telegraphs, and galvanism


Wikipedia's page on the Nizari.  The current Imam of Nizari Ismailis is the Aga Khan, who runs an international development agency.

Alamut fortress

Marco Polo on the Assassins

Jacques-Joseph Moreau

Club des Hashischins

Balzac and Hammer-Purgstall

Baphomet and the Templars


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