Rank #1: Episode 28 - What's The Matter With Illinois
Kris Krane joins host Kris Lotlikar to lament Illinois's dropping the ball on medical marijuana and to analyze the rise in investment in the marijuana industry. Produced by Shea Gunther.
Jan 16 2015
Rank #2: Episode 136 - Trump Trumps States' Rights
Andrew Livingston and Taylor West join host Kris Lotlikar to talk about Sean Spicer's comments regarding a potential Justice Department crackdown on adult use marijuana as well as the logistics of flying with legal cannabis. Produced by Shea Gunther.
Feb 27 2017
Rank #3: Episode 260 - Predicting the Next Five Years for Marijuana
Dan Goldman, Kris Krane, and Mike Liszewski join host Kris Lotlikar to talk about the last five years in legal marijuana reform and what the next five years could hold, with contributions by Betty Aldworth and Taylor West. Produced by Shea Gunther.
Jul 16 2019
Rank #4: Episode 3 - On The Ballot In Oregon
Dan Goldman, Tom Angell and Kris Krane join host Kris Lotlikar to analysis the legalization initative that is on the 2014 ballot in Oregon, talk about where the 2016 Presidential contenders stand on marijuana and lament (or celebrate) the ban on marijuana candy in Washington.
Jul 25 2014
Rank #5: Episode 4 - The Grey Lady Speaks
Betty Aldworth and Adam Smith join host Kris Lotlikar to react to the New York Times going all in for federal marijuana legalization and the panel gets giddy over the latest polling on the Florida medical marijuana initiative. Produced by Shea Gunther.
Aug 02 2014
Rank #6: Episode 139 - Another Session on Sessions
Dan Goldman and Alex Kreit join host Kris Lotlikar to talk about the latest comments from Attorney General Jeff Sessions and how Big Alcohol might be affected by legal marijuana. Produced by Shea Gunther.
Mar 21 2017
Rank #7: Episode 200 - Strain(ed) Credibility
Aaron Houston and Taylor West join host Dan Goldman to talk about the latest developments out of Canada as well as about a new study suggesting that marijuana strain names are meaningless. Produced by Shea Gunther.
Jun 12 2018
Rank #8: Episode 42 - Seven Emails and an Amendment
Shea Gunther and Alex Kreit join host Kris Lotlikar to analysis the latest Supreme Court case strengthening the 4th Amendment and to jam through a stack of listener emails. Produced by Shea Gunther.
Apr 24 2015
Rank #9: Episode 208 - Crashing the Illicit Market
A whole gaggle of regulars join host Kris Lotlikar this week, as Dan Goldman, Kris Krane, Scott Cecil, Betty Aldworth, Shanita Penny, and Taylor West pile on in as part of a surprise show-crashing. The cannabis crew also talks about the effects of marijuana legalization on the illicit market. Produced by Shea Gunther.
Jul 31 2018
Rank #10: Episode 192 - The Industry Gets Boehned
Alex Kreit and Aaron Houston joins host Dan Goldman to talk about the recent support announced for legalizing medical marijuana by former Republican Speaker of The House John Boehner, as well as the Trump administration's call for input on international drug control treaties. Produced by Shea Gunther.
Apr 17 2018
Rank #11: Episode 143 - Canada Legalizes
Taylor West and Aaron Houston join host Dan Goldman to talk about the announcement made by the Canadian federal government of their plans to legalize adult use marijuana nationwide by next summer and the appointment of a new drug czar by President Trump. Produced by Shea Gunther.
Apr 17 2017
Rank #12: Episode 20 - Word of the Year
Dan Goldman, Andrew Livingston, and Adam Smith join host Kris Lotlikar to discuss the word of the year— "vape"— and jump back into discussing the best way to regulate (or not) marijuana edibles. Produced by Shea Gunther.
Nov 21 2014
Rank #13: Episode 144 - A Trip onto the International Scene
First time guests Marguerite Arnold, Graham deBarra, and Benjamin Jeanroy join host Kris Krane to talk about the state of marijuana on the international scene, specifically looking at how things look for cannabis in Germany, France, Ireland, and Spain. Produced by Shea Gunther.
Apr 25 2017
Rank #14: Episode 281 - Marijuana's Big Day in DC
Adam Smith joins host Kris Lotlikar to talk about the recent passage of the Marijuana Opportunity Reinvestment and Expungement Act, or MORE Act, just voted out of the U.S. House Judiciary Committee, marking the first time Congress has passed legalization at the committee level; as well as recent comments made by former Vice President Joe Biden on marijuana's status as a gateway drug.Produced by Shea Gunther.
Nov 25 2019
Rank #15: Episode 279 - What The Elections Mean for Cannabis
Adam Smith and Taylor West join host Dan Goldman to talk about the results of the recent U.S elections and what they mean for legal cannabis, the developing legal marijuana industry in the African nation of Lesotho, and the recent Drug Policy Alliance conference that just took place in St. Louis, Missouri. Produced by Shea Gunther.
Nov 13 2019
Rank #16: Episode 30 - Market Research
Adam Smith and Andrew Livingston join host Kris Lotlikar to talk about marijuana market sizes, growth rates, and customers before checking in with Obama's prediction that more states could legalize.
Jan 30 2015
Rank #17: Episode 211 - Billion Dollar Cool
Dan Goldman and Betty Aldworth join host Kris Lotlikar to talk about the latest huge billion dollar+ investment made by Constellation Brands into Canopy Growth as well as moves by the UN to reconsider the drug classification of cannabis. Produced by Shea Gunther.
Aug 21 2018
Rank #18: Episode 268 - Rethinking Restrictions on Marijuana Science
Adam Smith and Jahan Marcu join host Dan Goldman to talk about current federal restriction on the academic study of marijuana, the recent meeting held in Oregon by police and prohibitionists, and the continuing vape-related health crisis. Produced by Shea Gunther.
Sep 10 2019
Rank #19: Episode 173 - California's New Cannabis Rules
Dan Goldman joins host Kris Lotlikar to talk about the new regulations proposed for California's new legal marijuana markets as well as the influence and impact made on legal cannabis by former Congressman Maurice Hinchey, who passed away last week. Produced by Shea Gunther.
Nov 28 2017
Rank #20: Episode 248 - 4/20's Biggest Year
Kris Krane joins host Dan Goldman to talk about the significance of the 4/20 holiday, the recently announced acquisition deal between Canopy Growth and Acreage Holdings, what's going on in states like Texas, Alabama, and Oklahoma. Produced by Shea Gunther.
Apr 22 2019