Archive for September, 2011

Maureen Hancock, Pat Croce

September 30 . 2011

In The Medium Next Door, Maureen Hancock shares her life story, the unfolding personal struggles encountered as a medium, and the heartfelt passion behind her calling to assist the dying.  Later,  reach for Pat Croce’s The Pirate Handbook if you have dreamed of hitting the high seas, manning a crew, brandishing a cutlass, or burying treasure.

Karl Shaw

September 29 . 2011

Prepare to be even more revolted, flabbergasted, appalled, and completely entertained by Karl Shaw’s 10 Ways to Recycle a Corpse, an incredible follow-up collection of absolutely true trivia.

Ricci Levy, Nina Hartley

September 28 . 2011

What is the current state of our lives regarding sexual freedom? Ricci Levy with the Woodhull Sexual Freedom Alliance and adult film entertainer, Nina Hartley join us to talk about Sexual Freedom Day that took place recently.

Aaron Belkin, Diann Rust-Tierney

September 27 . 2011

An era ended with the  repeal of ‘Don’t Ask, Don’t Tell and professor Aaron Belkin talks about what finally brought the policy down in How We Won. Then, was an innocent man executed last week in Georgia? Diann Rust-Tierney with the National Coalition Against the Death Penalty joins us.

Jerry Blavat

September 23 . 2011

The autobiography of entertainment icon Jerry Blavat, You Only Rock Once is the wildly entertaining and unfiltered story of the man whose career began at the age of 13 on the TV dance show Bandstand and became a music legend.

Peg Tyre, Ray Jayawardhana

September 22 . 2011

Peg Tyre offers parents far smarter and more sophisticated ways to assess a classroom and decide if the school and the teacher have the right stuff in The Good School. Later, Ray Jayawardhana with Strange New Worlds.

Joshua Baron, Suzanne Cadgene

September 21 . 2011

Joshua Baron chronicles the untold story of the modern concert industry, revealing the origins, development and ongoing strategies in Ticket Masters. Then Suzanne Cadgene with Elmore magazine continues the conversation.

Lillian McEwen

September 20 . 2011

Retired Federal Judge Lillian McEwen talks about her relationship with Supreme Court Justice Clarence Thomas in D.C. Unmasked & Undressed.

Siddhartha Mukherjee

September 19 . 2011

Oncologist, Siddhartha Mukherjee shows in The Emperor of All Maladies how modern treatments like  chemotherapy, radiation, and surgery, as well as preventative care–came into existence thanks to a century’s worth of research, trials, and small, essential breakthroughs around the globe.

David Dunbar

September 9 . 2011

Debunking 9/11 Myths expands on an article published in Popular Mechanics in March 2005, which deconstructs many of the myths surrounding the 9/11 terrorist attacks. Co-author,  David Dunbar responds to the conspiracy theories.