Why I’m Not: High – w/ guests Jason Ellis and Jesse Stanley – Episode 5

Why I’m Not: Podcast with Brant Pinvidic | Why I’m Not:  High with guests Jason Ellis, Jesse Stanley, Royal Oakes and Scott Chipman

Smoke up America, weed is legal now… sort of. Do you know the laws, do you know the science, and do you know the truth? Brant’s 16-year-old son is on a collision course with weed so Brant is out to get the straight dope on marijuana and all that comes with it.

In this episode Brant goes in depth with Sirius XM superstar Jason Ellis and marijuana entrepreneur and advocate Jesse Stanley. Brant also talks the law with legal expert Royal Oakes, and hears all about the case against weed from Scott Chipman,  the chairman of the Citizens Against Legalizing Marijuana.


Jason Ellis: Sirius XM host and extreme athlete

Jesse Stanley: Medical marijuana pioneer and entrepreneur

Royal Oakes: Legal expert and TV contributor

Scott Chipman: West Coast Chairman; Citizens Against Legalizing Marijuana

Running Time: 1:15:06


1:06 – Go on get high, everyone is doing it, right?

5:15 – Story Time: Weed, Kids, the Feds

10:45 – Guest Royal Oakes

23:20 – Guest Scott Chipman

38:07 – Guest Jesse Stanley

56:25 – Guest Jason Ellis

1:10:22 – Why I’m Not… What did we learn?

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“Why I’m Not…” hosted by documentary filmmaker and veteran television producer Brant Pinvidic is a light-hearted weekly podcast in which Brant explores topics that he doesn’t fully understand by interviewing the people who do.

In each episode, Brant explores one of the latest topics, fads, trends or addictions from all sides, and tries to remind you… before you judge it, try to understand it. Why I’m Not… originates from the state of the art studios at the AfterBuzz TV network and is sold by Podcast One.

AfterBuzz TV is the worldwide leader in TV discussion with over 100 weekly shows with a reach of 31 million weekly listeners from over 150 countries and over a billion downloads per year. Other celebrity talents on the network include Ross Mathews, Lilian Garcia and Sean “X-Pac” Waltman.

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