My420mate launched in 2014 — on April 20, naturally — and now has nearly half a million members in 50 states and more than 88 countries, according to co-founder Miguel Lozano."As a daily smoker of cannabis myself, I came up with the idea about five years ago when dating sites were becoming more and more popular," Lozano says."As a person who uses the benefits of cannabis, I thought it would be nice to have a way to meet potential dates and friends, alike, who supported cannabis use.There are plenty of myths and rumors on the origin of 420, such as: 420 is a California police dispatch code for smoking pot (which is untrue).
Ok Cupid spokeswoman Jane Reynolds wrote in an email that 2016 data showed that at least 50 percent of Ok Cupid users in every state except West Virginia (which clocked in at 47 percent) answered in the affirmative when asked, "Could you date someone who does drugs?
Most marijuana enthusiasts would rather get to know someone over a joint, and it´s nice knowing before you get there that they are going to be a marijuana lover.
Here is a little bit about the online dating cannabis community!
Being able to participate in online dating in a community that you know is already friendly towards cannabis makes dating a whole lot easier.
A majority of people who share the 420 lifestyle are aware that several US states allow individuals with certain health problems to buy or to grow a limited amount of marijuana for their own personal use.