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On 2000 Books podcast, we interview today's top Business and self help authors and get the the most important actionable ideas from the world’s greatest books for ambitious entrepreneurs. We also summarize classic business books and self help books for entrepreneurs such as Napoleon Hill - Think and Grow Rich, Dale Carnegie - How to Win Friends and Influence people, Good to Great, Lean Startup, Zero to One, Never Eat Alone, Elon Musk, Jeff Bezos. Some of the authors interviewed include David ...
 
In which the CenterForLit staff embarks on a quest to discover the Great Ideas of literature in books of every description: ancient classics to fresh bestsellers; epic poems to bedtime stories. This podcast is a production of The Center for Literary Education and is a reading companion for teachers, homeschoolers, and readers of all stripes.
 
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Books Are Great

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Books Are Great

Jeff Brandwein and Joe Arko

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Books Are Great is an audio show by Jeff Brandwein and Joe Arko. They sit down and discuss usually one book per episode, with the purpose of finding the valuable ideas inside. Joe and Jeff generally read nonfiction books about personal growth, goal setting, habit formation, psychology and many other practical topics. The conversations are unscripted.
 
Free, high quality audiobooks by audiobook narrator/producer and voice actor RJ Bayley. I'd greatly appreciate if you could leave a review of this podcast where you found it. If you'd like to advertise on this podcast, commission me to to make an audiobook or hire me as a voice actor, please get in touch via the means below: Website: www.rjbayley.com/contact Twitter @RJBayley: www.twitter.com/RJBayley/ Facebook: www.Facebook.com/RJBayleyVoiceArtist Instagram: www.instagram.com/robertjbayley/
 
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The Great Man Within

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The Great Man Within

Dominick Quartuccio and Bryan Stacy

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A high-performing man’s guide to the essentials: PURPOSE: Learn how to find your calling and live a life of meaning and fulfillment. SEX & INTIMACY: Master sex and deepen intimacy MASCULINITY: Debunk outdated myths and define masculinity on your own terms. LEADERSHIP: Master the art of leading yourself so you can inspire and impact others. BOOKS GREAT MEN READ: Get access to must-read books for aspiring Great Men. WOMEN: Learn inside secrets from inspiring leaders of women’s communities. It’ ...
 
Each “season” of Two Month Review highlights a new and amazing work of world literature, reading it slowly over the course of eight to nine episodes. Featuring a rotating set of literary guests—from authors to booksellers, critics, and translators—each episode recaps a short section of the book and uses that as a springboard for a fun (and often irreverent) discussion about literature in a general sense, pop culture, reading approaches, and much more. Talking about great books doesn't need t ...
 
The Mises Institute, founded in 1982, is an educational institution devoted to advancing Austrian economics, freedom, and peace in the classical-liberal tradition. Our website offers many thousands of free books and thousands of hours of audio and video, along with the full run of rare journals, biographies, and bibliographies of great economists.
 
The iFanboy.com Comic Book Podcast is a weekly talk show all about the best new current comic book releases. Lifelong friends, Conor Kilpatrick and Josh Flanagan talk about what they loved and (sometimes) hated in the current weekly books, from publishers like Marvel, DC, Image Comics, Dark Horse Comics, BOOM! Studios, IDW, Aftershock, Valiant, and more. The aim is to have a fun time, some laughs, but to also really understand what makes comic books work and what doesn’t, and trying to under ...
 
“Great minds discuss idea; average minds discuss events; small minds discuss people.” This podcast is for ideas people. And, of course, book people. In each (short) episode I take an idea or quote from a book I’ve read and figure out how it can be applied to normal, daily life. Get ready to find new books to read, learn new things, collect interesting conversation-starters for the next party you attend, and discover new ways of looking at history, society and life in general.
 
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Total SF

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Total SF

San Francisco Chronicle pop culture critic Peter Hartlaub

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A San Francisco culture podcast featuring celebrity guests, non-celebrity guests, personalities from the San Francisco Chronicle and a celebration of Bay Area life. Hosted by culture critic Peter Hartlaub and columnist Heather Knight and recorded on the streets, hilltops, parks and landmarks of San Francisco. The pair's focus on the whimsy and wonder of San Francisco began in 2018 when they rode every bus, train, cable car and street car in the city in one day. They believe in highlighting t ...
 
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Banished

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Banished

Booksmart Studios

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Banished is about our reassessment of the many people and ideas that conflict with modern sensibilities. What can we learn about our present obsession with cancel culture by examining history, and what might it mean for freedom of expression? And how do we reconcile opposing points of view without turning on each other? For extra content, including bonus episodes and columns, please consider becoming a paying subscriber to Booksmart Studios! http://www.booksmartstudios.org/subscribe www.book ...
 
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The Great Exchange: Your Ticket to Life Lessons From the Movies

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The Great Exchange: Your Ticket to Life Lessons From the Movies

Melissa G Wilson, Billy Dexter, Shevaun Voisin, Colin Egglesfield, actor (special guest)

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“We’ve all had them. Goosebump giving, life-transforming, other-worldly conversations we wish could last forever! Out of nowhere and in perfect timing, they shift our perspective and the trajectory of our lives. Meet Melissa Wilson, Billy Dexter, and Shevaun Voisin on the bridge of all possibility to engage first-hand, in “The Great Exchange." Here space is held for divergent views on the movies we love, the books we cherish, and the values we embody. Join us as we grow a nurturing community ...
 
Craig and Scott, two purveyors of fine literature and poor jokes, take you on a literary journey dedicated to tickling your earhairs with word-laden goodness. Interviews with great literary guests and hot takes on the literary news of the day."Let me live, love, and say it well in good sentences." -Sylvia Plath
 
Unleashing Your Great Work is a podcast about doing the work that matters the most to you. Work that grows you and keeps you on your evolving edge. Work that shows the world who you really are by sharing your unique experiences, expertise, and ideas.Work that allows other people to truly know you.Your Great Work might involve building a business, inciting a movement, creating breathtaking art, writing world-changing books, or helping other people to heal and grow into their potential. Cognit ...
 
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Fiction Between Friends

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Fiction Between Friends

Josephine Angelini, Aileen Calderon, Alisa Hilfinger, Lauren Sanchez

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Part book club, part podcast, Fiction Between Friends is a celebration of how a really good book can come into your life and change it. No scathing reviews or negative commentary, just great books and engaging conversations. Hosted by bestselling author Josephine Angelini and three childhood friends, each episode covers either four books they’ve loved from the past, or a new release that just hit the bookshelves. It is an idyllic place for bibliophiles to rekindle their love for an old favor ...
 
Missing the days when you could chat all night about your favorite movies, music, TV shows, games, theme parks and comics? So were we, so we decided to create The Give Me Five podcast. A place for us to discuss our favorite things and to learn about yours. Join Greg, Jimmy and Rob (and the occasional guest) as we talk about our favorite entertainment from the past and present.
 
WordSmitten produces the About the Books broadcast on Sunday afternoons at 5 PM. Our interviews for 2014 include Johnny Temple, book publisher (Akashic Books), and chair of the Brooklyn Literary Council. Recent segments include Pulitzer Prize-winning author Gilbert King (Devil in the Grove), literary legend Tom Robbins, Guy Kawasaki (Author, Publisher, Entrepreneur (APE): How to Publish a Book") and Sara Nelson, returning guest to talk about her legendary career as editor-in-chief of Publish ...
 
This story opens on a ship crowded with pilgrims traveling from Singapore to Mecca for the hajj. A young Englishman is the vessel's first mate. This is his first job and it is something that he has longed for all his life—to be on board a ship that sails the seven seas. One night as the ship sails through the calm waters of the Arabian Sea, it mysteriously begins to shudder. The crew, including the young first mate, believe that it is about to sink. They decide to strike out for themselves i ...
 
I am a learner. I share what I have learned from Psychology, Philosophy, Religion, Health, and Spirituality… I want to inspire you, to enjoy more your life, sex, and religion. I try my best to connect the wisdom of the West with the East. I think I have great insights into Meditation and Spirituality (got adored for my meditation from the President of the Hindus). I am a certificated therapist for Bioenergetic, EFT, and Hypnosis. I am the book author of 9 Books… in this area
 
So... what are you wearing? Nothing but headphones, you say? Well that's perfect attire for you to join us, Calina and Saylet, in our new podcast 'Shhh We're Reading Dirty Books'. We welcome adults to listen and join us in our discussions about hot and steamy paranormal romance novels, while also breaking down walls that keep women and our friends from speaking openly about our sexuality and ultimate fantasies. We invite you join us as we enter multiple supernatural worlds and to share your ...
 
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This week Scott and Karl begin their discussion of Edmund Morris's Ten Acres Enough: The Classic 1864 Guide to Independent Farming. The book chronicles Morris leaving the Philadelphia business world in the early 1800s and buying a small farm in the New Jersey countryside. Karl says, "It's a back-to-the-land book for 1864." Scott later adds, "These …
 
Welcome - 1:30 The Rule of Artaxerxes - 11:00 Building Walls - 12:00 Leadership Lessons - 37:00 Cancel Culture - 50:00 Alice and the Cheshire Cat - 1:16:00 Tower of Babel is a Leadership Challenge - 1:36:00 Leadership Lessons - The Rule of Enemies - 1:45:00 Leadership Path - Staying on It - 2:00:00 --- Colby Sutter TED TALK on YouTube - https://you…
 
The Silk Roads aren’t stuck in time. They’re so often depicted as just a certain period of time and a certain geographic range, and I think we’re kinda blowing that apart! [These objects span] a thousand-year history, but also [range] from Japan all the way to Mexico. We’re breaking outside the box and really thinking about: Wait a second. What do …
 
Matthew Ricketson joins to discuss how newsrooms, the engine rooms of reporting, have shrunk. A generation of journalists has borne witness to seismic changes in the media and this book shares their stories as essays and narrative interviews. Names include from more than 50 Australian journalists – including Amanda Meade, David Marr and Flip Prior …
 
Life Lessons from the Movies: “Something Borrowed” with Colin Egglesfield At the time of the COVID-19 pandemic, there is a resurgence, on Netflix currently at top 8, of the 2011 romantic-comedy film Something Borrowed starring Kate Hudson, Ginnifer Goodwin, and Colin Egglesfield. In this episode, we are joined by Colin as he deep dives into the the…
 
This week's comics came from behind and really showed up and gave us some things to enjoy and think about, and really turned out to be a delightful stack from the Big 2. Plus, we introduce just a little bit of resentment. Running Time: 01:08:35 Pick of the Week: 00:01:19 - The Flash #775 Comics: 00:11:54 - Fantastic Four #37 00:18:39 - Refrigerator…
 
Matthew McConaughey 1.) Life is not easy and life is not fair! A feeling that you are a victim… You are not. Most things are more rewarding if you sweat to get them. 2.) Unbelievable is the stupidest word in the dictionary… We never should use this word… The dead may be spectacular, phenomenal, outstanding… Give others and yourself more credit. You…
 
1. A brief description of what Nitric Oxide is It is a molecule produced by the inner lining of the blood vessels and in our nerve and immune cells. If we age, we cannot produce so anymore Nitric Oxide. Nitric Oxide helps to organize and activate our immune system to prevent viruses, pathogens, free radicals, bacteria to come inside of our body or …
 
Today's episode is pretty special. First of all, we are celebrating 10 episodes! Wooo HOO! Also, the entire episode is on video - I'm slowly trying to learn new skills and this was fun to put together. And finally, I have two very special guests on the podcast: CJ Corl, author and writer of the upcoming podcast series "Simply to Die For". Joining h…
 
It was government policies that kick-started the engine of financial innovation, wrongly blamed by many in the press and left-leaning academia for this increased economic instability.Original article: https://mises.org/wire/how-feds-easy-money-spurred-todays-financial-frenziesThis Audio Mises Wire is generously sponsored by Christopher Condon. Narr…
 
One of the brainiest TMRs to date, this episode talks a lot about doubles and mirrors in 2666, religious iconography, coincidence vs. fate, disappearances and vanishing, the creeping horror found in this novel, the abyss and the void, musicals, and much more. Brian, Chad, and Katie cover the entirely of "The Part About the Critics" and will do all …
 
Being that this is our very first episode we thought it was apropos to make the theme for this one, "Books that made us fall in love with reading". We cover Pride and Prejudice by Jane Austen, Bridge to Terabithia by Katherine Paterson, Ramona Quimby, Age 8 by Beverly Cleary, and Anne of Green Gables by Lucy Maud Montgomery (published as L. M. Mont…
 
Years of bubbles and malinvestment have a downside: the destruction of the productive, wealth-building parts of the economy. And that could mean higher interest rates.Original article: https://mises.org/wire/why-bear-market-bonds-points-weakening-economyThis Audio Mises Wire is generously sponsored by Christopher Condon. Narrated by Michael Stack.…
 
George Horsfall lives in one of the Painted Ladies homes in San Francisco, and he's not just happy to live in the tourist landmark — he wants to share it with the world. Total SF hosts Peter Hartlaub and Heather Knight get a full tour from Horsfall of his blue Victorian on the edge of Alamo Square, made famous by uncountable movie appearances, tour…
 
Politics for the Love of Fandom: Fan-Based Citizenship in a Digital World (Louisiana State Press, 2019) examines what Ashley Hinck calls “fan-based citizenship”: civic action that blends with and arises from participation in fandom and commitment to a fan-object. Examining cases like Harry Potter fans fighting for fair trade, YouTube fans donating …
 
Sandfuture (MIT Press, 2021) is a book about the life of the architect Minoru Yamasaki (1912–1986), who remains on the margins of history despite the enormous influence of his work on American architecture and society. That Yamasaki’s most famous projects—the Pruitt-Igoe apartments in St. Louis and the original World Trade Center in New York—were b…
 
Omar's internet is still on the fritz so Rob and Greg bring the spooky. We discuss the extreme violence and controversy of Halloween Kills. The movie made some interesting decisions. Did they work? Rob checked out Under Wraps on Disney Plus but felt that it was definitely for a younger crowd. What makes a show look cheaply produced anyway? Speaking…
 
The iFanboy Animation Brain Trust — Conor Kilpatrick and Ryan Haupt, minus the internet’s Paul Montgomery — discuss the first season of Marvel’s animated series What If…? on Disney+. Also, they discuss their history of the comic book series What If…? and DC’s own version with its Elseworlds line. Running Time: 00:29:10 Music: “Turn Down for What” D…
 
We can see that these massive trillion-dollar stimulus programs generate a virtually nonexistent long-term positive impact, just a short-term bounce that lasts less than a quarter.Original article: https://mises.org/wire/weak-jobs-report-shows-failure-keynesian-policiesThis Audio Mises Wire is generously sponsored by Christopher Condon. Narrated by…
 
Life Lessons from Movies: From “Crash” to “Fight Club” and “Something Borrowed” “It's interesting that we seem to all kind of get close to movies, that at the core, it's always about the connection that people have with each other. And it's just such a great metaphor for life. But as you go through life, sometimes you really forget that, how powerf…
 
Google says it can only tolerate "accurate" information and has banned LewRockwell.com from its advertising program. This position only makes sense if one makes some faulty assumptions about how information is spread.Original article: https://mises.org/wire/why-did-google-ads-ban-lewrockwellcomThis Audio Mises Wire is generously sponsored by Christ…
 
For some enslaved Americans, the path to freedom led not north, but south, argues Dr. Alice Baumgardner, an assistant professor of history at the University of Southern California. In South to Freedom: Runaway Slaves to Mexico and the Road to the Civil War (Basic Books, 2020), Baumgartner reveals an untold story of enslaved African Americans findin…
 
In Sounds of Crossing: Music, Migration, and the Aural Poetics of Huapango Arribeño (Duke UP, 2017), Alex E. Chávez explores the contemporary politics of Mexican migrant cultural expression manifest in the sounds and poetics of huapango arribeño, a musical genre originating from north-central Mexico. Following the resonance of huapango's improvisat…
 
Research reveals that in sub-Saharan Africa children in polygamous families are 24.4 times more likely to die when compared with children in monogamous families.Original article: https://mises.org/wire/polygamy-problem-economic-developmentThis Audio Mises Wire is generously sponsored by Christopher Condon. Narrated by Michael Stack.…
 
Anyone with a conscience can easily see that assassinating Julian Assange would be just plain murder. Yet, the reaction to all this from the mainstream press has been one great big collective yawn.Original article: https://mises.org/wire/cia-has-stultified-american-consciencesThis Audio Mises Wire is generously sponsored by Christopher Condon. Narr…
 
Stephanie Nemeth-Parker is a Cuban-American audiobook narrator, voiceover artist and actress with over thirty years acting/directing experience. Born in southern Florida, raised in Georgia and Texas, she can turn on a southern accent at a moment’s notice. With a voice that’s warm and strong with an underlying vulnerability that can easily turn snar…
 
In Foresters, Borders, and Bark Beetles: The Future of Europe’s Last Primeval Forest (Indiana University Press, 2020), Eunice Blavascunas provides an intimate ethnographic account of Białowieża, Europe's last primeval forest. At Poland’s easternmost border with Belarus, the deep past of ancient oaks, woodland bison, and thousands of species of inse…
 
In the last two decades, amid the global spread of smartphones, state killings of civilians have increasingly been captured on the cameras of both bystanders and police. Screen Shots: State Violence on Camera in Israel and Palestine (Stanford UP, 2021) studies this phenomenon from the vantage point of the Israeli occupation of Palestinian territori…
 
Despite the fact that two thirds of U.S. Buddhists identify as Asian American, mainstream perceptions about what it means to be Buddhist in America often whitewash and invisibilize the diverse, inclusive, and intersectional communities that lie at the heart of American Buddhism. Chenxing Han's Be the Refuge: Raising the Voices of Asian American Bud…
 
Road trip! For us, not for the characters in this very steamy, very squishy book. For some reason, paranormal detective Ace Bissett doesn’t believe in magic. That is until she meets four incredibly hot, winged, strong, and rock hard dudes who were once turned into stone and attached to a house she inherited from her late aunt. Her nights are filled…
 
Many years ago a little vampire movie came out and terrified young Greg. This movie gave him nightmares about "the vampire next door" Upon re-watch it turns out that Fright Night is actually a pretty decent horror movie. Other than the main character being a little bit of a pushy virgin who spies on his neighbor, but the effects are good and the st…
 
Clear out your mind. The not-sorry method. If you start with something new, then you need to declutter your life to gain the time for your new hobby or goal. Decide what you don’t care about. Make a list about those things, people that you don’t care anymore. Be polite and honest, so you don’t have regrets and don’t feel bad. You don’t have to be s…
 
We wrap up our look at Murray Rothbard's sprawling two volume An Austrian Perspective on the History of Economic Thought with Dr. Joe Salerno, Rothbard's friend and colleague. This show covers the second volume exclusively, starting with the Frenchman JB Say and working through Ricardo, the British Currency School, John Stuart Mill, and finally Kar…
 
The chaos economy we're witnessing is not the fault of the market economy. Rather prices in some areas of the economy need to rise so high and so fast to harmonize supply and demand that entrepreneurs can hardly keep pace.Original article: https://mises.org/wire/were-living-chaos-economy-heres-how-end-itThis Audio Mises Wire is generously sponsored…
 
Age-adjusted mortality in the UK rose in 2020 to the same level last experienced in 2008. Yet the government declared no national health crisis in those years.Original article: https://mises.org/wire/uks-national-crisis-age-adjusted-mortality-2008-levelsThis Audio Mises Wire is generously sponsored by Christopher Condon. Narrated by Michael Stack.…
 
Until there’s a new foreign policy class informed by an outlook of restraint, no kind of punishment or demotion of those who prosecuted the bungled wars of the past few decades should be expected.Original article: https://mises.org/wire/dont-expect-foreign-policy-experts-be-held-accountable-afghanistanThis Audio Mises Wire is generously sponsored b…
 
The story of the Americas as the violent “pacifying” and corralling of free indigenous peoples by white outsiders erases the long history of statism in many areas of the New World.Original article: https://mises.org/wire/pre-columbian-america-wasnt-exactly-paradise-freedomThis Audio Mises Wire is generously sponsored by Christopher Condon. Narrated…
 
Family businesses play a major role in the US economy. According to the Conway Center, family businesses comprise 90% of the business ventures in the US, generate 62% of the employment in the nation, and deliver 64% of US GDP.And, they’re good at venture capital. Samuele Murtinu, Professor of Law, Economics, and Governance at Utrecht University, vi…
 
Katherine Chandler's Unmanning: How Humans, Machines and Media Perform Drone Warfare (Rutgers UP, 2020) studies the conditions that create unmanned platforms in the United States through a genealogy of experimental, pilotless planes flown between 1936 and 1992. Characteristics often attributed to the drone--including machine-like control, enmity an…
 
In the last twenty years, cosmology has unexpectedly emerged as one of the most exciting and dynamic fields of modern science. From astoundingly precise measurements of the cosmic microwave background to the ongoing mysteries of dark energy and dark matter, modern cosmology is unquestionably in the midst of its Golden Age. And yet, one of the most …
 
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How have Black women lead a digital revolution? In Digital Black Feminism (NYU Press, 2021), Catherine Knight Steele, an assistant professor of communication at the University of Maryland, places digital Black feminism within the longer-term context of Black feminism and Black women’s experiences in America. The book considers examples from the Bla…
 
From A New Hope to The Rise of Skywalker and beyond, this book offers the first complete assessment and philosophical exploration of the Star Wars universe. Lucasfilm: Filmmaking, Philosophy, and the Star Wars Universe (Bloomsbury, 2021) examines the ways in which these iconic films were shaped by global cultural mythologies and world cinema, as we…
 
270: Design the Next Year of Your Life Masterclass: Nov 17th, 7:00-8:30pm ET (get on the list to be notified when registration is live): Hello@DominickQ.com Please put “Design the Next Year of Your Life Masterclass” in the subject line Join the Facebook Group for Men: https://www.facebook.com/groups/TheGreatManWithin -------------------------------…
 
Every new generation has less interest in Religion and that is true for the last 5 generations. For the question “Do I have a Religion”, the statistics of New Zealand for taking birth from 1900 to 1990 went down from 98% to 40%. … Do you believe God exist and do you have no doubts about it? Statistic of the USA Decline from 75% to 40% in the taking…
 
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