Category Archives: cannabis legalization

The Roll-up #209: Rihanna redefines cannabis style

Congrats to California for not going off the rails. Hannah visits the state fair, and the crew discuss the cannabis stylings of Rihanna, with Bruce joining RiRi’s Navy. You know what to do: Rate! Like! Review! Subscribe! Follow! OCB is one of the world’s largest rolling paper brands. They’ve been “One With Nature,” crafted naturally since 1918, […]

The Roll-up #208: All that cannabis cash

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What does it really mean to operate an “all-cash business”? Leafly contributor Dante Jordan looked into it, and the logistics of those cash bricks may surprise you. OCB is one of the world’s largest rolling paper brands. They’ve been “One With Nature,” crafted naturally since 1918, so you can be confident you’ll have a perfect session time […]

The Roll-up #207: The 100 best weed strains of all time

Leafly just updated its 100 best strains of all time list. Are your faves on the list? Pat Goggins, Leafly’s senior info editor, joins us to discuss the surprising new additions to the weed strain hall of fame. OCB is one of the world’s largest rolling paper brands. They’ve been “One With Nature,” crafted naturally since 1918, […]

The Roll-up #206: High snacks in the smokers lounge

What’s your go-to when the munchies kick in? We asked our listeners and got some…interesting…answers. Also: Tribal cannabis megastores. OCB is one of the world’s largest rolling paper brands. They’ve been “One With Nature,” crafted naturally since 1918, so you can be confident you’ll have a perfect session time after time. Special limited-time offer: OCB offers a […]

The Roll-up #203: Inside Chicago’s cannabis culture

This week we talk with James Gordon, founder of Chi High Tours, about cannabis culture in the Windy City. Jazz and cannabis, comedy and cannabis, beer and cannabis: Whatever your angle, Gordon and his crew have got you covered. OCB is one of the world’s largest rolling paper brands. They’ve been “One With Nature,” crafted naturally since […]

Why is New Jersey reviving the old ‘marijuana’ stigma?

‘The Haymaker’ is Leafly Senior Editor Bruce Barcott’s opinion column on cannabis politics and culture. Words have always been frontline weapons in the American war on cannabis. Back in the 1930s, Harry Anslinger and the Hearst newspapers jump-started prohibition by reframing cannabis, then a common analgesic, into marijuana, a menacing drug that supposedly transformed men […]

The Roll-up #201: Phytol and frauds

This week Bruce, Alyssa, and Hannah discuss Leafly’s investigation into phytol, the latest vape cartridge additive causing concern. OCB is one of the world’s largest rolling paper brands. They’ve been “One With Nature,” crafted naturally since 1918, so you can be confident you’ll have a perfect session time after time. Special limited-time offer: OCB offers a full […]

The Roll-up #200: Celebrating our 200th episode with Justin Bieber

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Bruce, Alyssa, and Hannah celebrate The Roll-up’s 200th episode with a look back at their favorite past episodes and guests, plus a discussion of the Chuck Schumer legalization bill and Justin Beiber’s cannabis shopping habits. OCB is one of the world’s largest rolling paper brands. They’ve been “One With Nature,” crafted naturally since 1918, so you can […]

The Roll-up bonus episode: ‘Seeds of Change’ author Janessa Bailey

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Bruce talks with Leafly Culture Editor Janessa Bailey about Seeds of Change: Strategies to create an equitable cannabis industry, a new report that takes a multifaceted look at the the cannabis industry and social justice. The report introduces the Leafly Equity Score, which assesses the progress of individual states in implementing the policies that create […]

New Mexico poised to become the next legal cannabis state

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SANTA FE, N.M. — New Mexico is joining a wave of states that are legalizing recreational marijuana as its Democrat-dominated Legislature sent a package of cannabis bills Wednesday to a supportive governor.  Lawmakers used a marathon two-day legislative session to push through marijuana legalization for adults over 21 and a companion bill that automatically erases […]