Stoner History 101: The Myth Of The White Lighter


Part of every kid's stonificiation is heeding to the myth of the white lighter. Every man (or woman) who smokes the ganja has heard of the tale of the fire blanco. Its stories are told over camp fires at Bonnaroo, through bathroom stalls at rest stops, and in basements all over the world. Some kids believe in the myth, letting the superstition control their very use of it. Others ignore it, living dangerously. Whether they indulge in the superstition or not, it's still a universal truth that white lighters are bad luck.

But where did this principle come from? What's the origin of the long running tale? In today's lesson, we are going to review the myths of the feared White Lighter according to highDEAS,

Lastly, we have a visiting lecturer from HighTimes to further elaborate on the topic.