Episodes released in the last day or so
Over the past two decades we’ve become increasingly sensitive to the overuse of plastic and more concerned about its environmental impact – but to what effect? According to the World Wildlife Fund, we’ve actually used more plastic since the year 2000 than in all the decades leading up to that date. And previous estimates for the amount of plastic in our oceans now appear far too conservative. Feel-good campaigns aside, the signs for the future are far from promising. As part of Radio National's ...more
Cy Kellett and senior apologist, Jimmy Akin, discuss a variety of questions submitted via email and social media. If you have a question you’d like to submit for the next internet open forum, please email it to email@example.com. Want more from Jimmy Akin? The Bible Is A Catholic Book Teaching with Authority A Daily Defense: 365 Days (plus one) to Becoming a Better Apologist The Fathers Know Best: Your Essential Guide to the Teachings of the Early Church …
Thanksgiving - Why 2020 now represents a turning point, toward parts unknown, the seasonal hazard of working from home, and tips for a cozier Zoom Thanksgiving.
Buster Poindexter is the lounge-lizard alter-ego of David Johansen, one of rock’s most influential singers. After founding the seminal glam/punk band The New York Dolls and beginning a successful solo career, Johansen unveiled his Buster Poindexter character in the mid-80s, and you’ve been dancing to his version of “Hot Hot Hot” at weddings ever since. Buster has been known to sing pop standards, novelty songs, rock’n’roll, and old blues, and long ago in the before times he performed this set li...more
A new album, a special anniversary and a legendary quote We talk about the upcoming new album "Cyr", the musical development of the Smashing Pumpkins, the human development of... all of us... and also what their famous line "the killer in me is the killer in you" actually means. And yes, Billy is just as great as you think he is!
Snowbike Mike and Andy Cortez join us to talk Fuser, Master Chief Collection, NBA 2K21, Demon's Souls, and more! Time Stamps - 00:05:00 - Fortnite 00:12:00 - Worm Jazz 00:14:10 - Demon Souls 00:34:10 - SnowBike Mike’s PS5 Thoughts 00:38:50 - NBA 2K 00:53:40 - Bright Memory 01:00:40 - Halo Master Chief Collection Optimized 01:04:22 - Fuser
From the BBC World Service: Pandemic disruption has majorly affected flight hubs like New York and Tokyo. Plus, will EU countries follow Germany and keep ski resorts closed to contain COVID-19? And, heat-and-eat Thanksgiving in London.
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Celebrate Kentucky's first win of the basketball season with Matt on a Thanksgiving Eve edition of the postgame show.
On this week’s episode, Karen and Georgia cover the murder of Sherri Rasmussen.See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
The dembow, the beat behind reggaetón, is much more than just a backdrop for a night of partying and dancing. The style of music, widely associated with Puerto Rico and forged from a mixture of Jamaican dancehall, Panamanian reggae en español, and American hip hop, has always existed as a form of social and political resistance, and continues to do so in 2020. And as such, it has endured constant attempts to criminalize, censor, and police both the music and those who consume it, from the early ...more
A gentle trot round muddy Hampstead Heath under an opalescent November sky. Featuring a lost dog, a track marathon, eating like it's going out of fashion, Christmas plans and Carol, singing.Books make a great Christmas present... Get Paul’s book 26.2 Miles to Happiness here: https://www.amazon.co.uk/26-2-Miles-Happiness-Comedians-Marathon/dp/1472966260 (And you can pre-order Rob's book Running Tracks here - https://unbound.com/books/running-tracks/) Support this show http://supporter.acast.com/r...more
In this week’s episode, One Million Moms will breakup with the Hallmark Channel, the moms will be super mad when the Hallmark Channel doesn't do the boombox thing, and we’ll be lonely with you so it doesn’t count.---To make a per episode donation at Patreon.com, click here: http://www.patreon.com/ScathingAtheist To buy our book, click there: http://www.amazon.com/Diatribes-Godless-Misanthrope-Scathing-Presents-ebook/dp/B00J53FZFI/ref=sr_1_1?ie=UTF8&qid=1396141562&sr=8-1 To check out our ...more
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From debates about colonialism to lessons from previous pandemics, a panel of historians discuss how the past has shaped 2020 – and how the events of this momentous year should change our understanding of the pastFrom debates about colonialism to lessons from previous pandemics, history has repeatedly made the headlines this year. We invited historians Kerri Greenidge, Tom Holland, Suzannah Lipscomb and Michael Wood to discuss how the past has shaped 2020 – and how the events of this momentous y...more
We've all experienced moments when we felt bored, disappointed, or less driven. So how do we deal with those negative emotions that directly affect our productivity and performance? In this episode, learn how to deal with negativity and cultivate your own positive energy. On your path to better control over your emotions, consider this: “What you express, you feel. Start expressing what you’re excited about in the future, and you’ll start feeling more positive now. Be careful about the energy yo...more
In this episode, Angela Duckworth, an American academic, psychologist and popular science author, amd the author of Grit, came on to talk about the concept of Grit is the combination of Passion and Perseverance, and also the power of learning, how to learn things quickly and efficiently. I write about all my podcasts! Check out the full post and learn what I learned at jamesaltucher.com/podcast. Thanks so much for listening! If you like this episode, please subscribe to “The...more
A long string of pro-democracy protests are railing more and more against the king himself—and the protesters are younger and more fearless than ever before. The arrest of Bobi Wine, Uganda’s popular singer-turned-opposition-hero, has sparked deadly violence. He won’t win January’s election, but his movement isn’t going away. And a Thanksgiving Day look at the globe-trotting history of the turkey. For full access to print, digital and audio editions of The Economist, subscribe here www.econ...more
Bald Move introduces "Game of Thrones 2: Electric Bookaloo", with host Anthony Le Donne. This is a ten episode bookcentric podcast that also reviews the first season of Game of Thrones with comic Steve Ausburne.Check out our Club Bald Move page to find out how you can gain access to ALL of our premium content and ad-free podcasts for just $5 a month!Join the discussion: firstname.lastname@example.org | ForumsTheme song: Game of Thrones (80’s TV Theme) by Highway SuperstarFollow us: Instagram | LeDonneBooks...more
On this week’s episode: Dan, Jamilah, and Elizabeth gather around the virtual Thanksgiving table to share the major and minor things that got them through this wild year. They also answer a listener question from a mom nervous about changes to her kids’ education as they move across the country. In Slate Plus: Dan, Jamilah, and Elizabeth duke it out over the best and worst Thanksgiving foods. Slate Plus members get a bonus segment on MADAF each week, and no ads. Sign up now to listen and support...more
Well, Sydnee finally realized what she has done in bringing Jewel to the discussion table this week. Upon Rileigh's first-ever listen and Teylor's first re-listen in forever, the siblings dive right into all the angsty, earnest lyrics we love from Jewel, as well as all the songs and hits that don't exactly stand the test of time. Also, bonus secret track?Music: "Baby You Change Your Mind" by Nouvellas
With fascinating research and hilarious anecdotes, neuroscientist Camilla Arndal Andersen takes us into the lab where she studies people's sense of taste via brain scans. She reveals surprising insights about the way our brains subconsciously experience food -- and shows how this data could help us eat healthier without sacrificing taste.
President Trump has pardoned Michael Flynn, who pleaded guilty to lying about a Russian contact. Hospitals are still short on PPE, months into the pandemic. Also, a sports journalist remembers Diego Maradona.
Neil and Rob talk about loneliness and how some people prefer their own company.
Melvyn Bragg and guests discuss the notorious events off Jamaica in 1781 and their background. The British slave ship Zong, having sailed across the Atlantic towards Jamaica, threw 132 enslaved Africans from its human cargo into the sea to drown. Even for a slave ship, the Zong was overcrowded; those murdered were worth more to the ship dead than alive. The crew said there was not enough drinking water to go round and they had no choice, which meant they could claim for the deaths on insurance....more
Hello and welcome to episode 256 of The Mindful Kind podcast. In this episode, you'll learn about how to take things less personally. The tips include: Recognise when you're taking something personally Be self-compassionate Be empathetic towards others (without tolerating bad behaviour that might hurt you) Ask yourself, "What can I learn?" Build your confidence by doing things that make you happy and developing your self-esteem If you'd like to find out more about The Mindful Kind Coaching, ...more
Author Eric Metaxas tells the incredible story of the history of Thanksgiving, focusing on Squanto, a Native American man of faith who was called by God to help the Pilgrims in their hardships. (Original airdate: Nov. 24, 2016) Get Eric's book "Squanto and the Miracle of Thanksgiving" for your donation of any amount: https://donate.focusonthefamily.com/don-daily-broadcast-product-2020-11-26 Get more episode resources: https://www.focusonthefamily.com/episodes/broadcast/celebrating-the-mira...more
Our annual Friendsgiving celebration has been put on pause this year, but one tradition lives on. This is year 3 of a special Thanksgiving Side Hustle Show episode showcasing creative side hustle ideas that make real money. If you like this format, I’d love for you to check out the first two in this series -- those are episodes 310 and 363 -- both are in the Top 10 all-time most popular episodes. Ready? Let's do it! Full show notes
Turkeys are a very interesting bird as it turns out. Which may be why many people are leaving it off their Thanksgiving table this year. Learn all about them right now! Learn more about your ad-choices at https://news.iheart.com/podcast-advertisers
Peasants and common folk were oppressed by their social superiors, but they didn't accept that as a natural state of affairs: They resisted in small, everyday ways, and they rebelled, sometimes spectacularly.This episode originally aired on September 20, 2018.Listen to new episodes 1 week early, to exclusive seasons 1 and 2, and to all episodes ad free with Wondery+. Join Wondery+ for exclusives, binges, early access, and ad free listening. Available in the Wondery App. https://wondery.app.link/...more
John and Danny describe the most important life skills to teach your child. Featuring Michael Anderson and Dr. Timothy Johanson. Find us online at focusonthefamily.com/parentingpodcast. Or, call 1-800-A-FAMILY. GIST: The Essence of Raising Life-Ready Kids: https://donate.focusonthefamily.com/don-fofp-podcast-2020-11-24?refcd=1019405 Get More Episode Resources: https://focusonthefamily.com/episodes/focus-on-parenting-podcast/help-your-child-develop-true-confidence/#featured-resource-cta ...more
In 2012, the Rwandan sitting volleyball team became the first Paralympians from their country. The sport began in Rwanda after thousands of people were mutilated during the genocide of 1994, and there were emotional scenes in London when the Rwandan side eventually won a match. Bob Nicholson talks to Rwanda’s captain, Emile Vuningabo, and the side’s Dutch coach, Peter Karreman. The programme is a Whistledown Production. PHOTO: The Rwandan team blocking a shot at the 2012 Paralympics (Getty Imag...more
How you handle conflict in your marriage can help or hurt your relationship. Sometimes, before you get into an argument, it's good to have rules for how you'll handle it. John, Erin and Greg talk about the rules they have for dealing with conflict well. Featuring Pastor D.A. and Elicia Horton. Find us online at focusonthefamily.com/marriagepodcast or call 1-800-A-FAMILY Enter the Ring: https://donate.focusonthefamily.com/don-fofm-podcast-2020-11-24?refcd=1019806 Get More Episode Resour...more
Seth takes a closer look at Trump and his gang of very bad lawyers laying the groundwork to spend four years baselessly claiming the election was stolen from him.Then, he talks to John Oliver.
Happy Thanksgiving. And thank You for listening and sharing the Irish & Celtic Music Podcast. Andrew Finn Magill, Friday Frolics, Triskele, Roads to Home, Martyn Wylde, Erin Ruth, Kathryn Rose, Dublin Abbey, Michael Tinker Tierney, Brass Lassie, John McLean Allan, The Celtic Kitchen Party I hope you enjoyed this week's show. If you did, please share the show with ONE friend. The Irish & Celtic Music Podcast is here to build our diverse Celtic community and help the incredible artists who so gene...more
easonable Ignorance - The Podcast Show hosted by Jamall Shabazz (@kingboola) and Magic Mike Walton (@magicmike32). Two Black Men raised on Chicago's Southside bringing you their views on today's Music, Business, and World Events.
We talk to orthopedic surgeon Roy A. Meals about his new book Bones: Inside and Out.Support the show: https://www.patreon.com/inquiringmindsSee omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Combatting adversity is draining. Refuel with thanksgiving.
In This Episode You Will Learn About: Taking decisions faster Focusing on what is good Applying positive pressure Resources: instagram.com/drinklitepink Show Notes: People often dwell on their decisions for too long, worrying about whether it’s the right decision. But this worry paralyzes us from taking rapid action that can actually transform our lives. Instead of taking so much time to make a decision, you need to treat each decision as an experiment and be willing to correct. Every ri...more