A columnist, frequent contributor, and video host/producer at VICE Media, David Bienenstock is author of How to Smoke Pot (Properly): A Highbrow Guide to Getting High (Penguin / Random House - April 2016), and Legalized It!, and is 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 Appetit, including viral episodes like A Gourmet Weed Dinner at Hunter S. Thompson's House and Marijuana Nonna.
          A contributor to VICE, VICE News, GQ, Motherboard, Salon, Munchies, the Guardian, the Wirecutter, and other publications, he has been profiled by Vanity Fair, Rolling Stone, Food & Wine, Slate, Alternet, Mashable, Leafly, and elsewhere, while making frequent media appearances, including on CNN, NPR, MSNBC, HBO and Fox News.