Colorado’s budding cannabis culture in the 1990s as I recall

So I hear that marijuana legalization back in my home state of Colorado is proving a success on many fronts. According to one post-first-year status report, in its initial fully un-prohibited year the “Centennial State” had raised US$40 million in tax revenue … Continue reading

Book Preview: Thai Stick: Surfers, Scammers, and the Untold Story of the Marijuana Trade by Peter Maguire and Mike Ritter

Growing up in the 1980s and 1990s amid Colorado’s “budding” cannabis culture, I had long been fascinated that “bud” from Thailand, my mother’s home country, had a persisting reputation in my birth country USA, for being among the world’s most potent “dank”. Being a … Continue reading

Good Morning Andaman radio show: Friday, August 2 script

Following is the lineup for the Good Morning Andaman radio show for Friday, August 2, 2013 morning. The show will be broadcast live in Phuket, Thailand, from 8-9am over FM 90.5, covering Phuket, Phang Nga and Krabi provinces. A live … Continue reading

Friday 2013 July 26 Good Morning Andaman Phuket radio show script

Introduction     Environment and transparency? Deep South peace efforts? Biz = Migrant Workers, Intl Biz support for Thai entrepreneurs TDIH: …learn about one of the exciting Apollo missions…and more Telecommunications…. Sports… Footy Round-up…   <–MUSIC BREAK–> WEATHER Heavy Rain … Continue reading

Good Morning Andaman radio show: Monday, 2013 July 15

Good Morning Andaman itinerary for Monday, July 15, 2013 – 8-9am here Phuket, Krabi, Phang Nga provinces of Southern Thailand. Welcome those tuning in throughout the rest of the world (see show times below)…Following is itinerary for the show: Music: John … Continue reading

Good Morning Andaman 2013 June 21 radio show

Good Morning Andaman show line up for Friday, June 21, 2013 ! Here’s what to look forward to! 1. June 17, Friday this time… what’s special about today 2. Lunar… day of the 13th Waxing of the Thai lunar calendar’s … Continue reading

Good Morning Andaman radio script: 2013 June 17

Good morning, it’s Monday, June 17, 2013 ! Just past the hour of 8am here in Phuket, Thailand… Traffic…rain, yep yep coming up with the weather report in just a bit… interesting show – it may be Monday, but I … Continue reading