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Ringside with A.J.Kirsch: Life as a combat sports announcer and broadcaster.

Nov. 24, 2021

A.J. began his career as a pro wrestler competing in the ring. His career has included such highs as working with Dwayne "The Rock" Johnson and getting back in the ring as an announcer for wrestling, boxing and MMA matches. …

Guest: A.J. Kirsch
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Hollywood Confidential: In conversation with Tommy Lightfoot Garrett

Nov. 17, 2021

Tommy Lightfoot Garrett is a veteran Hollywood publicist who has worked with the great stars of screen and stage: Bette Davis, Doris Day, Charlton Heston, Glenn Ford, Joan Fontaine, Jane Wyman as well as Julia Roberts and Ju…

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Arson Profiler: Ed Nordskog.

Oct. 21, 2021

Arson arrests in California were up to 120 in 2020 versus 70 in 2019. To paraphrase our guest, the wildland arsonist is the most dangerous criminal in the country and can burn down a whole town in one hour. Yet such cases a…

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Elon Musk reads books: What makes him tick ?

June 11, 2021

Elon Musk is worth $152 billion, but he still finds time to read in his quest for knowledge. In today's episode we will discuss some of the books that have inspired him to reach for the stars and especially to caution us abo…

Guest: Jim Herlihy
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Governor George Clooney

Jan. 27, 2021

With the recall petition against Governor Gavin Newsom having reached 1,200,000 signatures and only 300,000 more valid signatures of California necessary to qualify it for the ballot could California be ready for another cel…

Guest: Jim Herlihy
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Elon Musk gets out of Dodge: Goodbye California, Howdy Texas !

Dec. 13, 2020

As the 49 year old's net worth surged to $152 billion last week based on the success of his California companies, Tesla and SpaceEx, he announced he was decamping for Texas. Seriously ? Texas ? California has its' fair sh…

Guest: Jim Herlihy
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Re-opening America and the Joe Rogan Experience.

May 25, 2020

Two news stories this past week included the piecemeal re-opening of the American Economy in the wake of Covid-19 and the acquisition of the internet’s most popular podcast, the Joe Rogan Experience. The two stories illustra…

Guest: Jim Herlihy
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Bill Gates: Coronavirus Warrior

April 15, 2020

The Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation is actively funding 8 entities working to develop a Covid 19 vaccine. Gates, the visionary who brought personal computing into our lives, is now focused on finding a new vaccine and prev…

Guest: Jim Herlihy