A columnist, frequent contributor, and video host/producer at VICE Media, David Bienenstock is also author of The Official High Times Pot Smoker's Handbook and Legalized It!, and a ten-year veteran of High Times magazine, including as West Coast Editor for the world's best-known marijuana brand. He currently co-produces the VICE Munchies show Bong Apettit, including episodes like A Gourmet Weed Dinner at Hunter S. Thompson's House and Marijuana Nonna (over 2 million views). In Spring 2016, Penguin/Random House will publish his new book: How to Smoke Pot (Properly): A Highbrow Guide to Getting High.
          A contributor to VICE, VICE News, GQ, Motherboard, Salon, Munchies, Alternet, the Guardian, the Wirecutter, and other publications, he writes about politics, music, culture, technology and travel, while making frequent media appearances, including on CNN, NPR, MSNBC, HBO and Fox News.