Season 1

Nov. 25, 2022

Episode 32 - Anna Rose and Vi Herring

There has been much ballyhooing and celebrating of the social equity component of Illinois' legal cannabis market. How equitable …

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Nov. 17, 2022

Episode 31 - Cory Getz "The CBD Surfer"

What does a brain stem stroke feel like? Cory Getz, aka The CBD Surfer , tells Don exactly what it felt like on this week's episo…

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Nov. 10, 2022

Episode 30 - Kala Sanmartin

Like many people around the world, Kala Sanmartin struggled to get to sleep. She was prescribed sleeping pills which helped but a…

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Nov. 3, 2022

Episode 29 - Katarina Francesca and Rozzi Gonzalez of Bedford Grow

Strap in for double the action as Don interviews two guests at once on this week's episode! Katarina Francesca and Rozzi Gonzalez…

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Oct. 26, 2022

Episode 28 - Irene Donohue

When arthritic aches and body pain made it so Irene Donohue needed 15 minutes just to get out of bed, she started seeking a solut…

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Oct. 19, 2022

Episode 27 - Nicholas Thomas

Things could have gone a very different way for Nicholas Thomas. On this week's episode Nick tells Don his story of growing up in…

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Oct. 12, 2022

Episode 26 - Joe Mazza

What if the best medicine for you has been the cannabis plant all along? That's the question that led Joe Mazza to explore cannab…

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Oct. 5, 2022

Episode 25 - Derek "Kronic" Larose

Twice the host for the price of one, as Derek "Kronic" LaRose joins Don on this week's episode! Kronic hosts the Grow Weed at Hom…

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Sept. 28, 2022

Episode 24 - George Breiwa

Cannabis connoisseurs gather round to hear from George Breiwa, creator of DynaVap vaporizers! He talks about his introduction to …

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Sept. 21, 2022

Episode 23 - Dr. Jose Leme

Considering a career in cannabis? Southern Illinois University is offering some unique certificates to start your journey. Plus t…

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Sept. 14, 2022

Episode 22 - Brendaly Beltran

Dubstep on over to your favorite tree and embrace it! Then listen to this episode in which Don speaks with Founder and CEO of Tre…

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Sept. 7, 2022

Episode 21 - Kimberly Hooks

A Hashish dream in the waking hours on this episode! Cannabis activist Kimberly Hooks joins the show to talk about her late husba…

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Aug. 31, 2022

Episode 20 - THC Inflation Shorty

Don tries something new and rolls up a shorty this week! On the Illinois News Joint Wrap some free beginner grow classes are bein…

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Aug. 24, 2022

Episode 19 - Miss Mary Puffins

A spoon full of Maple Syrup helps the medicine go down says Miss Mary Puffins! She tells Don about her journey to become a cannab…

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Aug. 17, 2022

Episode 18 - Professor Steve Fix

Class is in session with Professor Steve Fix! He tells Don about the Cannabis Certificate programs at Oakton Community College in…

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Aug. 10, 2022

Episode 17 - Jason Knight

This week Don is joined by Jason Knight, Founder of Jane and Mary's Cannabis Infused Ice Cream! Jason shares how he became educat…

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Aug. 3, 2022

Episode 16 - Is Public Consumption Legal?

Lollapalooza showed how confusing cannabis consumption laws are in adult use states, so New York changed theirs. Plus the Illinoi…

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July 27, 2022

Episode 15 - Matt Wall

Don is joined by Matt Wall who just authored a study examining the effects of THC and CBD on the human brain. Does higher THC mea…

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July 20, 2022

Episode 14 - CAOA Bunga!

Don shares cannabis headlines from around the U.S. including which states will have cannabis initiatives on the ballots in Novemb…

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July 13, 2022

Episode 13 - Michael Ejbeh

This week Don is joined by Michael Ejbeh who co-founded the cannabis packaging company Packagewea! Plus the debut of the News Joi…

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June 29, 2022

Episode 12 - CannaBits and a Marijuanalogue

The cheese stands alone this week as Don discusses some recent cannabis news from around the world, including the U.S. drug czar'…

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June 22, 2022

Episode 11 - Daniel Carcillo

Two-time Stanley Cup winner and Founder of Wesana Health, Daniel Carcillo shares his amazing story of recovering from a traumatic…

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June 15, 2022

Episode 10 - Brent Addleman

Don is joined by Brent Addleman of The Center Square (https://www.thecentersquare.com/) who explains how cannabis is creating lot…

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June 8, 2022

Episode 9 - Dr. Ari Greis

Can medical cannabis help solve the opioid crisis in America? That is one of many questions that Don asks Dr. Ari Greis, Director…

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June 1, 2022

Episode 8 - Jason Brown

This week Don is joined by Jason Brown, Founder/Publisher of Illinois News Joint (https://illinoisnewsjoint.com/) who talks about…

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May 25, 2022

Episode 7 - Reese Xavier - HT23 Growers

Don is joined by Reese Xavier of HT23 Growers who talks about his own journey as a grower, Illinois' medical cannabis laws & how …

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May 18, 2022

Episode 6 - Kristen Thomson

Don chats with Kristen Thomson, Director of New Mexico's Cannabis Control Division about the new market, the first month's sales,…

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May 11, 2022

Episode 5 - IL Rep. Bob Morgan

Don speaks with Illinois 58th District Representative Bob Morgan! Rep. Morgan has a bill heading to the state Senate which would …

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May 4, 2022

Episode 4 - Dr. LaTrice Montgomery

Episode 4 is out on May the Fourth! This week Don is joined by University of Cincinnati Professor Dr. LaTrice Montgomery who talk…

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April 27, 2022

Episode 3 - Mike Fourcher

Don speaks with Mike Fourcher, Editor and Co-Founder of the GrownIn newsletter. The conversation moves from names to licensing, c…

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April 20, 2022

Episode 2 - CBAI Executive Director Pam Althoff

A 4/20 miracle, episode 2 is out now! Don tries to find out when exactly 420 became affiliated with cannabis. Executive Director …

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April 20, 2022

Episode 1 - Matt Ross

Chicago broadcast journalist Don Kleppin takes a look at all things cannabis in his new podcast, Cannabis Man! In the inaugural e…

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Feb. 4, 2022

Cannabis Man Trailer

A trailer for an upcoming podcast exploring the history of cannabis, the legalization debate and new products and businesses risi…

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