The Roll-Up features Leafly editors Bruce Barcott, Ben Adlin, and Dave Schmader in a Friday morning roundtable about the week’s top cannabis news.

Leafly Podcast

Episode 33: This ‘Big Brother’ Winner Is Definitely Holding

This week: ‘Big Brother Canada’ winner Sarah Hanlon reveals the editing tricks of reality TV; also, cannabis meets pop music, and Ben sings a song of steel grinders.

What, are you not familiar with the show? Every Friday, Leafly editors Bruce Barcott, Ben Adlin, and Dave Schmader dissect the week’s top stories in cannabis with analysis, arguments, jokes, and obscure cultural references.

The Roll-Up: It’s a news and culture podcast that hits the sweet spot between stoned and scholarly.

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News Stories Mentioned in Episode 33:


‘Pop Culture Was My Gateway Drug’: On Cannabis and Conquering Big Brother


National Music Promoters Want a Slice of the Cannabis Pie


Onsite Sales Bring Cannabis—and Scrutiny—Back to the Cannabis Cup


Dollar Dabs & Penny Pre-Rolls Fire Up the Sacramento Cannabis Cup


Review: Stainless Steel Grinders Are Finally Here!


Kamala Harris Finally Endorses the Marijuana Justice Act

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