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Skeptoid

Brian Dunning

Science & Medicine, Natural Sciences, Social Sciences

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Since 2006, the weekly Skeptoid podcast has been taking on all the most popular myths and revealing the true science, true history, and true lessons we can learn from each. Free subscribers get the most recent 50 episodes, premium subscribers (skeptoid.com) can access the full archive, all ad-free.

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Skeptoid #401: Hemp, Hearst, and Prohibition

February 11th, 2014

Episode 420 of 616 episodes

A popular urban legend claims that William Randolph Hearst conspired with DuPont to make cannabis illegal in the United States. How true is this?

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