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Episodes

Episode 38: Don't Seize My CBD, Mr. Customs Man

6/15/2018
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Leafly's California editor David Downs joins Bruce and Ben to explain why the entire state is having a weed blowout sale. Also, Ben digs into the legality of CBD. Or its illegality. Hard to say.

Duration:00:47:11

Episode 37: Everybody Legalizing Everywhere

6/8/2018
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This week, legalization goes bananas. Canada's Senate votes to end prohibition, while the US Congress unveils a historic bill to do the same. Pinch us, wake us: Is this really happening?

Duration:00:40:40

Bonus Episode: Seattle City Attorney Acts on Expungement

6/6/2018
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In this bonus episode of The Roll-Up, Bruce and Ben sit down with Seattle City Attorney Pete Holmes, who is actively vacating past cannabis convictions in the city. How he do it? Turns out it wasn't that hard. It just took political will and a little paperwork.

Duration:00:30:56

Episode 36: Is Dank Beer Even Legal?

6/1/2018
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This week Dave flip-flops on dank beer (legal or not), Ben rates California's gubernatorial contenders, and Bruce takes heat for a Jeff Sessions column.

Duration:00:48:54

Episode 35: The Town With a Cannabis Flag

5/25/2018
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Bruce reveals the secret behind The Roll-Up theme song; cannabis pros leap into politics; NYC wakes up to legalization; and Ben tells the tale of Kanepi, the Estonian town with a cannabis flag.

Duration:00:58:14

Episode 34: How Not to Steal a Cannabis Plant

5/18/2018
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This week we consider New York City's legalization moves, the Supreme Court's sports betting decision, and an Englishman's decision to spirit a healthy sativa away to a better home.

Duration:00:35:52

Episode 33: 'Big Brother' Winner is Holding

5/10/2018
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This week Big Brother Canada winner Sarah Hanlon joins the crew for a discussion of cannabis, pop culture, and Canadian legalization. Also, cannabis and live music: Will they ever get along?

Duration:00:31:32

Episode 32: Can 'The Cannabist' Win Back the Franchise?

5/4/2018
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This week: We chat with Ricardo Baca, founding editor of The Cannabist, about the vertical's death (and new life?). Also: Cannabis Cups, California delivery, and a 5-foot bong.

Duration:00:45:46

Episode 31: Our Green Room Is Freaky Too

4/27/2018
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Bruce talks with Bernard Noble, newly free after doing 7 years for two joints; Ben takes on YouTube; and Dave defends the Leafly's freaky green room.

Duration:00:31:51

Episode 30: John Boehner Is My Facebook Friend

4/19/2018
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Bruce tries an Alaskan palm joint, Dave friends John Boehner, Ben unpacks the Cory Gardner deal, and Canadian banking gets sexy.

Duration:00:40:02

Episode 29: Know Your Miranda Rights

4/13/2018
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Dave offers Coachella cannabis tips, Cynthia Nixon unleashes a tweet storm on NY Gov. Andrew Cuomo, and Ben and Dave wrestle with the future of 4/20.

Duration:00:29:07

Episode 28: 'Up In Smoke' Turns 40

4/6/2018
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With Ben lost in Idaho, Ed Murrieta joins the show to discuss Cheech & Chong and cinematic history. Also: Sneakerheads rob a dispensary and Oregon finally demands to see some ID.

Duration:00:39:46

Bonus Episode: Interview With Maria McFarland Sánchez-Moreno

4/3/2018
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Bruce Barcott interviews Maria McFarland Sánchez-Moreno, executive director of the Drug Policy Alliance and author of There Are No Dead Here: A Story of Murder and Denial in Colombia.

Duration:00:40:05

Episode 27: Gene Simmons Is Not Endorsing This Podcast

3/29/2018
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This week we discuss a Canadian cannabis producer that did not hire Gene Simmons for his celebrity value, Ben visits The Goodship, and Dave investigates charges of story thievery circling High Times.

Duration:00:41:35

Episode 26: Trump Targets the Pusherman

3/23/2018
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Trump calls for the death penalty for drug pushers in 1979 crime dramas; Ben finds a million-dollar NORML t-shirt; Canada bans non-ugly packaging; and guest Hayley Fox digs into women-owned cannabis companies in LA.

Duration:00:39:56

Episode 25: How to Pass a Drug Test and Beat the Lie Detector

3/16/2018
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This week: Arizona allows California med cards, Ben rules on federal-state preemption, Dave lands one of those sweet arm-and-leg jobs, and Bruce gets worked up over the new Ontario Cannabis Stores logo.

Duration:00:51:01

Episode 24: We'll Eat Our Pancakes Outside Then

3/9/2018
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IHOP turns away hungry weed-funk diners, Jamaica's first dispensary opens, a Portland store fails to card Ben, Kentucky considers medical, NYC gets fed up with cannabis busts, and Dave prepares for his mother's visit.

Duration:00:46:27

Episode 23: Oh Magoo, You've Done it Again

3/2/2018
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Trump compares Jeff Sessions to a cartoon bumbler, Bruce visits an SFO cannabis lounge, High Times lifts content from the wrong reporter, and Dave explains Quebec's canna-phobic Frenchiness.

Duration:00:36:58

Episode 22: Raising (Hell in) Arizona

2/23/2018
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Bruce spends the week in Phoenix, Ben applauds the Las Vegas airport's cannabis amnesty boxes, and Dave explains why Canadian cops shouldn't teach health class.

Duration:00:34:05

Episode 21: Dear Abby Won't Stand for Canna-Shaming

2/16/2018
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The advice columnist dishes good counsel to a medical cannabis patient shunned by her in-laws. Also, St. Rick Steves advises Congress, Berkeley declares itself a cannabis sanctuary, licensing wars erupt in LA, and Ben offers tips to Olympic snowboarders.

Duration:00:36:00