Joel Warner

Joel Warner is a former Westword staff writer.

Altered State
June 11 2014 8:51 AMDon’t Eat the Whole ThingHow edibles became the marijuana industry’s biggest headache.
Culturebox
April 3 2014 11:33 PMThe Humor CodeEntry 10: No, men are not funnier than women.
Culturebox
April 1 2014 11:44 PMThe Humor CodeEntry 8: Who invented stand-up?
Culturebox
March 30 2014 11:42 PMThe Humor CodeEntry 6: Can comedy bring about real political change?
Culturebox
March 26 2014 11:56 PMThe Humor CodeEntry 4: Do animals have a sense of humor?
Culturebox
March 24 2014 11:35 PMThe Humor CodeEntry 2: When is a joke too soon? A scientific inquiry.
Altered State
Feb. 5 2014 11:47 PMBaking BadHow dabbing—smoking potent, highly processed hash oil—could blow up Colorado’s legalization experiment.
Brow Beat
Jan. 31 2014 11:55 AMYou’ll Remember an Aggressively Funny Super Bowl Ad. But Will You Buy What It’s Selling?
Altered State
Jan. 16 2014 11:34 PMDime StoreHow lucrative is it to be one of Colorado’s legal marijuana dealers? (Not as lucrative as being an illegal one.)
Sports Nut
Jan. 2 2014 2:35 PMBasketball, Football, and Hockey Are All the Same GameWhat big data can teach us about our favorite sports.
Altered State
Dec. 12 2013 10:33 AMBlazing a TrailColorado is about to become the first state in the modern world to legalize marijuana from seed to sale—is it ready?
Culturebox
May 29 2014 10:31 AMPuff Puff BrassThe Colorado Symphony Orchestra staged a marijuana-friendly concert. It wasn’t easy.
Culturebox
April 2 2014 11:47 PMThe Humor CodeEntry 9: Are comedians really depressed?
Culturebox
March 31 2014 11:30 PMThe Humor CodeEntry 7: Who owns a joke? And can a comedian sue if someone steals his material?
Culturebox
March 27 2014 11:47 PMThe Humor CodeEntry 5: Every culture has a Polish joke—but only Americans make fun of lawyers.
Culturebox
March 25 2014 11:41 PMThe Humor CodeEntry 3: Why do humans laugh? (Hint: It’s rarely because something’s funny.)
Culturebox
March 23 2014 9:10 PMThe Humor CodeEntry 1: What, exactly, makes something funny? A bold new attempt at a unified theory of comedy.
Altered State
Jan. 31 2014 12:04 PMYour Money StinksWhy banks won’t do business with the marijuana industry. (And why it’s a huge problem.)
Altered State
Jan. 22 2014 11:49 PM“Need Room to Grow?”Marijuana-friendly real estate agents and other enterprising businesspeople looking to make a bundle from Colorado’s weed industry.
Altered State
Jan. 8 2014 11:47 PMNew AmsterdamIs Colorado—and its pot supply—ready for weed tourism?
Altered State
Dec. 19 2013 11:28 AMWatched PotColorado has a wildly ambitious plan to track every legal marijuana plant from seed to sale. Will it work?
Science
Feb. 22 2012 10:00 AMRunaway JurorCan I use science to get out of jury duty?