Saving the World with Barry & Lucas

42 EpisodesProduced by Starburns Audio

Barry and Lucas want to make you feel better about the world, by smoking some weed and having a free-flowing conversation with interesting people who want to save us. It’s NPR on weed.

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Talking About Preventing Male Suicide with Kyle Stanger

November 7th, 2018


Kyle Stanger is the founder of Boys Get Sad Too, a clothing line that raises awareness about the high male suicide rate in the UK, where currently 87 men end their lives every week. Kyle's clothing line donates proceeds …

Talking To Candidates Running to Flip Districts, Part 3 with Harley Rouda

October 31st, 2018


Harley Rouda is a successful business owner who is running in California's 48th district. He believes the pressing issues facing America today are …

Talking To Candidates Running to Flip Districts, Part 2 with Sean Casten

October 24th, 2018


Sean Casten is running in Illinois's 6th district, which has been Republican since 1973. He is a molecular biologist, who for decades has run …

Talking To Candidates Running to Flip Districts, Part 1 with Katie Hill

October 17th, 2018


Katie Hill is running in California's 25th district, which has been republican for 40 of the last 50 years. Katie has been an advocate for homeless rights as the executive director of PATH (People Assisting The …

Talking About the Indigenous Fight for Climate Justice with Eriel Deranger

October 10th, 2018


Eriel Deranger is the executive director of Canada's only indigenous-led climate justice organization, called Indigenous Climate Action. She is a member of the Athabasca Chipewyan First Nation, and we talk with her …

Talking About Broadway Saving The World with Hamilton's Rory O'Malley

October 3rd, 2018


Rory O'Malley is a Tony Nominated actor, singer, and actorvist. He was in Book Of Mormon, the new Lifetime show American Princess, and on stage during the Mike Pence performance of Hamilton The Musical. He also started …

Talking About Abortions and more with Kirby Howell-Baptiste

September 28th, 2018


In addition to being one of our best friends, one of our co-stars on Downward Dog, and a wonderful actress and comedian, Kirby Howell-Baptiste …

Talking About how Coffee Waste can Power the World with Greg Barris

September 20th, 2018


Greg Barris is a comic chameloen, street wizard, culture jammer, and innovative thinker when it comes to alternative sources of energy, among other …

Talking About The Lighter Side Of Depression And Suicide with Dave Ross and Hampton Young

September 12th, 2018


In this hot fourway with comics and hosts of Suicide Buddies, Dave Ross and Hampton Yount recount their experiences with depression and the ways they found transformation and connection. We also get into whether or not …

Talking About Leaving Your Faith with Samm and Katherine Hodges

September 5th, 2018


Katherine Hodges and her husband Samm Hodges (creator of the critically acclaimed ABC series Downward Dog, on which Lucas and Barry became the best of friends) come on to discuss growing up devoutly Christian, meeting …

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