Episode 143: The Confederate Flag Gay Marries A Gun. It’s inevitable, isn’t it?
Are you in the flow? That’s the state of high performance that athletes, entertainers, and top business performers talk about. They’re “in the zone”, “in the flow”, and they experience a perfect balance of skills and performance. People who are “in the zone” or “in the flow” are happier, more productive, and generally lead more satisfying lives.
This week on LOA Today, we inquire about what it takes to be in the flow by looking at the scientific evidence through the work of Mihaly Csikszentmihalyi, the father of Flow research and one of the founding fathers of the recent surge in the study of positive psychology.
Dr. Sandeep Grewal is board certified by American Board of Internal Medicine. He was awarded “innovation in Healthcare’ award by Charlotte Business Journal in 2012 and also named ’40 under 40′ in 2013. He has appeared in several television and radio shows and this is his third authored book. He is also the co-inventor of the SlimPlate System and so-author of the book, Fat-Me-Not: Weight Loss Diet of The Future
A talk with scholar and musician Jason Bivins about improvising religion, sound as transformation, and his new book Spirits Rejoice! Jazz and American Religion.
Activist Attorney’s Case Against Obama: He’s A ‘Race Traitor’
In a June 29 article in the political journal CounterPunch, Thomas Ruffin, an activist and attorney in private practice in Washington, D.C., makes the case that President Barack Obama is “a race traitor.”
Ruffin’s provocative article is the focal point of Leid Stories’ discussion today.
A letter to Pope Francis on saving the planet one meal at a time. A commentary from Glen Ford – both parties are plagues on humanity. Also today, how addiction is not a disease – a neuroscientist argues it’s time to change our minds on the roots of substance abuse. And much more!
Tsipras signals Greece may accept bailout terms. So I have to ask, what’s the difference between Greece stiffing banks and American governors stiffing pension funds? Many of them, including now presidential candidate Chris Christie are doing just that.
Patience spent, de Blasio accuses Cuomo hurting New York City out of revenge. So now their spat is out in the open. When Cuomo began his first term, I asked whether he’d be more interested in making deals with the GOP led Senate than the Democratic controlled Assembly. Now we have our answer. De Blasio’s problem is in the timing.
This week, my guest is Catherine Jones, the co-founder and CEO of Werbie, LLC, a startup catering to women’s health, nutrition and wellness in the digital world. I first met Catherine this past winter, when we both ventured west, to participate in the Food Hackathon and Forum in San Fransisco. Catherine is passionate about food and nutrition, and we found ourselves on the same team, working for a common goal. We quickly became friends, and I knew I wanted to invite her on my show, to talk about her work, and her most recent book, Calories In, Calories Out.imagesPlease join us, as we talk about her award winning books, and the work of Werbie, LLC!
Guest // Nicholas Gonzales, MD Host // Sayer Ji Why do we get sick? What is cancer? Are dietary changes, coffee enemas, and large amounts of supplements and enzymes truly able to accomplish miracles? How can a world renowned cancer doctor also help patients with CFS, MS, and other intractable, mysterious conditions? Imagine new paradigms on health and healing that use natural, individualized approaches …
About my newest book, Guilt, Shame and Anxiety: Understanding and Overcoming Negative Emotions. These self-defeating emotions are primitive instincts built into us by evolution, but we can achieve emotional freedom from them.