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High Maintenance

The series tests the more-money-more-problems maxim.

STACEY WILSON HUNT

ON SEPTEMBER 16, after four years as a web series, High Maintenance—about a nameless NYC pot-delivery guy and his motley crew of customers—debuts in its new incarnation on HBO. The show’s Brooklyn-based married creators Ben

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