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Spinning Logic #146 – Frankie Picasso

Frankie Picasso is a Canadian Social Preneur, Talk Show Host, Artist and champion for change who has been transforming lives and influencing culture for the past 30 years. She is the author of the book Midlife Mojo: How to get through the midlife crisis and emerge as your true self. Connect with Jason on Facebook , Instagram , or Twitter Connect with Frankie through her website, Facebook or Twitter Show Notes Frankie’s Book I Bared My Chest Alex Okoroji Frankie’s Show Mission Unstoppable Check out FrankiePaintsPets Rwanda Aleppo Story of Daryl Davis    ...

Spinning Logic #145 – Dr. Mark Miller

Dr. Mark Miller received a Petroleum Engineering PHD from Stanford and was a Professor at the University of Texas for 18 years. In 2014 and 2016, he was the Libertarian Party nominee for Texas Railroad Commissioner. We sit down to discuss the Libertarian party, The position of Texas Railroad Commissioner, Fracking and Dr. Miller’s Book Oil & Gas and the Texas railroad Commission: Lessons for Regulating a Free Society. Connect with Dr. Miller on his Website , Twitter, and Facebook Dr. Millers Book Oil & Gas and the Texas Railroad Comission Show Notes Texas Railroad Cimissioner Rule of Capture Shale Gas and Fracking Orphaned Wells Gerrymandering Gary Johnson Getty Oil Company University of Texas at Austin Ross Perot’s VP Candidate Admiral James Stockdale...

Spinning Logic #144 – Pamela Covington

The life of Pamela M Covington took an unforeseen turn and she found herself deep in poverty struggling to work her way out. She documented her story in the book, “A Day at the Fare: One Woman’s Welfare Passage,” describing her unexpected plunge into (and triumphant emergence from) a life below poverty level.  These days she’s on a mission to empower others, speaking to people about motivation, self-esteem, welfare independence, literacy, education, and more.  In this podcast we explore the misconceptions of how people enter into poverty, the systemic difficulties with getting out and her ideas on how to make the world a little bit better for everyone! Website: pamelamcovington.com Twitter LinkedIn Instagram EXCERPTS from “A Day at the Fare: One Woman’s Welfare Passage” Visit the A Day at the Fare’s GoFundMe    Show Notes Pamela’s Blog: Poverty and Welfare in Our United States PTSD Information Literacy Rate in America Child Nutrition Program Ben Carson Cliff...

Spinning Logic #143 – Brendan Guaghran

Brendan Gaughran is an expert in gut, liver and adrenal health. He spent 15 years in the healthcare industry before starting his own company Liver Medic. He now conducts health lectures to both physicians and the general public about the vital role liver plays in a person’s body and overall wellness.  In this podcast we discuss confusing and sometimes controversial issues of leaky health, adrenal fatigue and overall gut health.   Connect with Brendan LiverMedic.com Facebook Instagram   Show Notes Ray Allen CBD Oil MDMA Therapy The New Age Ayahuasca Candida Glyphosate Cancer Sugar Connection Enormity of Space Adrenal Fatigue...

Spinning Logic #142 – David Boaz

David Boaz is the executive vice president of the Cato Institute, an American Libertarian think tank. He is the editor of The Libertarian Reader and the author of 6 books including his most recent “The Libertarian Mind: a Manifesto for Freedom”. Today we discuss some of the basic tenets of Libertarianism, the difference between being Libertarian (Big L) vs. libertarian (small l), the war on drugs and the logic behind social liberalism and fiscal conservatism.   You can find out more about David here Or connect with David on Twitter You can buy his book A Libertarian Mind   Show Notes Liberalism and Libertarianism Gary Johnson The Libertarian think tank Cato Institute Iraq Iran war Timeline David mentioned the War on Drugs The Privatization of...

Spinning Logic #141 – James Poindexter

James Poindexter grew up in a shockingly abusive household until he was truly abandoned at the age of 10. After being passed around his family for a couple months he was placed in the dysfunctional foster care system. Despite these challenges, he was able to turn his life around to become a world champion martial artist. He now travels the world speaking about his experience defying the odds and overcoming life’s obstacles. He is also the author of Your Amazing Itty Bitty Foster and Adoptive Parent Guide- 15 Steps to Successfully Connect With Your Foster or Adoptive Teen”.   You can Connect with James Poindexter through his   Website Email LinkedIn Facebook Check out James’ book Your Amazing Itty Bitty Foster & Adoptive Parent Guide: 15 Key Steps to Successfully Connect With Your Foster Or Adopted Teen     Show Notes Itty Bitty Publishing Foster Care Upward Bound Ninjutsu: The Secret Art of the Ninja Ron Wilkerson Kung Fu Raymond “the Real Deal” Daniels 10th Planet Austin TX Eddie Bravo Bang Muay Thai Austin TX Duane “Bang” Ludwig Onnit Invitational James referenced this Henry Ford Quote...

Spinning Logic #140 – Dr. Martin Pepper

Dr. Martin Pepper is a true renaissance man. He is a welder, masterdiver, photojournalist, videographer, researcher, and world traveler. He’s a Hall of Fame NCAA Swimming Champion from the University of Arizona where he received 4 degrees, and is now a lecturer in Geology and Earth Science. He was host of the History channel documentary, Atlantis Found, where he combined Geology with major historical events dating back to 1600 B.C to attempt to find the lost city of Atlantis. He was also a finalist on MythBusters: The Search. In this podcast we discuss how he has fallen backwards in life into increasingly incredible opportunities and what is next!   Subscribe to Dr. Martin Peppers YouTube Channel Or connect with him on Twitter   Show Notes   Atlantis Found   Davis Attenborough’s Rise of the Animals   Atlantic Productions   SNL Land Shark Sketch   Zircon is the oldest thing on Earth   Mass Spectrometry   Mythbusters: The Search   Prof. Thomas Seyfried Spinning Logic Episode   Oxford Professor Denis Noble’s Spinning Logic Episode   National Lampoon’s Vacation Marty Moose...

Spinning Logic #139 – Nate Lind

Nate Lind quit a successful career in corporate America to start one of the most popular men’s grooming and lifestyle brands in the world. His company Legendary Man not only provides grooming products but also a portal to help men successfully navigate their own hero’s journey and create a legendary life. Connect with Nate Legendary-man.com Legendary Man Facebook Community ADSUM     Show Notes Band of Brothers Desert Forge foundation Quest of Champions Joe Rogan Video Percival, the Story of the Grail Growing a Beard...

EP138: Patrick Fitzgibbons

Patrick Fitzgibbons is a 20 year criminal justice professional. He teaches criminal justice courses at the college level helping to educate and groom the next generation of law enforcement professionals. He is the host and creator of CJ Evolution. A podcast geared towards the criminal justice community. In this podcast we discuss body cameras, police brutality, the personal life of a police officer, the drug war, prostitution and human trafficking.   Connect with Patrick Fitzgibbons by checking out his website CJ Evolution, or by following him on Facebook or Twitter   Show Notes  Live PD Police shooting of woman who called 911 Headspace Onnit Sensory Deprivation tank Kim...

Spinning Logic #137 – Dr. Ramani Durvasula

Ramani Durvasula is a licensed clinical psychologist and Professor of Psychology at California State University, Los Angeles. She co-hosted her own show on Oxygen and has been a featured commentator on nearly every major television network. She recently released her second book Should I stay or Should I Go: Surviving a Relationship With a Narcissist.

Spinning Logic #136 – Stephanie Osborn

Stephanie Osborn is a 20-year veteran in the civilian space program. She has worked on numerous Space Shuttle flights and the International Space Station. She holds degrees in Astronomy, Physics, Chemistry and Mathematics. Now, in retirement, she has become a best selling author of over 20 books including some science fiction epics like Burnout: The Mystery of Space Shuttle STS-281, and the critically acclaimed Displaced Detective Series. Today in her second appearance on the show, we discuss the newest book in her Division One series, A Very UnConventional Christmas.

Spinning Logic #135 – Antonia Hall

Antonia Hall is a psychologist, author, self-improvement guide and multi-orgasmic living expert. Her teachings offer ways to bring more pleasure, joy, creative flow and meaning into one’s life. She is the author of the book, “The Ultimate Guide to a Multi-Orgasmic Life”, and today we’ll discuss some of her easy-to-implement practices that we can all use to improve the aspects of our lives – both in and out of the bedroom!

Spinning Logic #134 – Shonagh Home

Shonagh Home is a Shamanic Therapist, teacher, writer, and poet. She specializes in assisting her clients to break chronic, self-defeating patterns, and gain back control of their life, mind, and spirit. Today we talk about some of the benefits of plant and fungi medicine and discuss how she guides her clients through her own unique path of healing.

Spinning Logic #133 – Thomas Seyfried

Thomas Seyfried is Professor of Biology at Boston College where his research is exploring new alternative methods of treating and managing chronic diseases such as epilepsy and cancer. He wrote the groundbreaking treatise, “Cancer as a Metabolic Disease: on the Origin, Management and Prevention of Cancer”, and he joins us today to discuss non-toxic ways to treat, manage and prevent disease.

Spinning Logic #132 – Erik Vance

Erik Vance is a writer whose work focuses on the human element of science. He has written for the New York Times, Scientific American and National geographic to name a few. He is the author of the book “Suggestible You: The Curious Science of Your Brain’s Ability to Deceive, Transform, and Heal”. In this podcast we discuss the power (and limitations!) of the placebo effect, why science focuses on the mechanism over the miracle of it and how it will play a huge part in the future of medicine.