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"Human Being Human" is a podcast that digs into the gripping history of humankind, as told through hearty conversations, scholastic adventures, and lively storytelling. From our ancient savanna roots long ago, to our interwoven global culture of today, we'll traverse the vast historical landscape of humanity and weave our way through the unfolding story of us. Created and narrated by Karrington Cooper, a human being human.
 
The true crime / comedy podcast YOU NEED IN YOUR LIFE. We recap your favorite true crime documentaries with humor, sass, and heart. FROM VULTURE: "It’s not wrong to laugh when you’re listening to a true-crime podcast. Or at least I hope it isn’t, because if almost crashing my car while listening to True Crime Obsessed is wrong, I don’t want to be right." Hear our take on "Abducted in Plain Sight," "The Ted Bundy Tapes,"Dirty John: The Dirty Truth" and so many more.
 
John Stuart Mill (20 May 1806 – 8 May 1873), British philosopher, political economist, civil servant and Member of Parliament, was an influential liberal thinker of the 19th century. He was an exponent of utilitarianism, an ethical theory developed by Jeremy Bentham, although his conception of it was very different from Bentham's. He was a forceful proponent in the fight for government intervention in social reform. (Summary by Wikipedia)
 
Comedian Sara Pascoe turns her attention to things that really matter to humans – sex, power and money. In this podcast series, Sara interviews people who have experience around sex work, stripping and porn. As an accompaniment to her book Sex Power Money, this series allows people who are so often talked about to speak for themselves, as well as exploring the history of whore stigma, the ramifications of our current laws around selling sex and the overt racism found in porn. Sara Pascoe is ...
 
Anthony Trollope's autobiography will delight you whether or not you've read (or listened to) any of his many works. His honest if self-deprecating tone is at times hilarious and at times piteously moving. His detailed descriptions of his writing process and his philosophy of writing as work rather than art are fascinating. Fans of Trollope will enjoy learning the man's perceptions of his novels' shortcomings and triumphs. Anyone will appreciate learning about his years devoted to churning o ...
 
Samuel Clemens (Mark Twain) began writing his autobiography long before the 1906 publications of these Chapters from my Autobiography. He originally planned to have his memoirs published only after his death but realized, once he’d passed his 70th year, that a lot of the material might be OK to publish before his departure. These chapters were published in serial form in the North American Review during 1906-1907. While much of the material consists of stories about the people, places and in ...
 
This autobiography of Andrew Carnegie is a very well written and interesting history of one of the most wealthy men in the United states. He was born in Scotland in 1835 and emigrated to America in 1848. Among his many accomplishments and philanthropic works, he was an author, having written, besides this autobiography, Triumphant Democracy (1886; rev. ed. 1893), The Gospel of Wealth, a collection of essays (1900), The Empire of Business (1902), and Problems of To-day (1908)]. Although this ...
 
Up from Slavery is the 1901 autobiography of Booker T. Washington sharing his personal experience of having to work to rise up from the position of a slave child during the Civil War, to the difficulties and obstacles he overcame to get an education at the new Hampton Institute, to his work establishing the Tuskegee Institute in Alabama to help black people learn useful, marketable skills and work to pull themselves up by the bootstraps. He reflects on the generosity of both teachers and phi ...
 
This two volume work is the autobiography of Lord Cochrane, a naval captain of the Napoleonic period. His adventures are seminal to the development of naval fiction as a genre. Marryat sailed with Cochrane, while later writers borrowed incidents from this biography for their fictions. Most notable among these is Patrick O'Brian, three of whose novels have clear parallels to incidents in the life of Cochrane. This first volume covers Cochrane's earlier life, during which he is most active mil ...
 
Stranger Than... a series of 15 non-fiction classics, coming to a bookseller near you. To mark the collection?s launch, Perennial, Foyles and 5th Estate organised a collaborative day-long celebration, where a host of published writers and book industry folk discussed how non-fiction works, how to write non-fiction and why the format is so successful.
 
Cellini's autobiographical memoirs, which he began writing in Florence in 1558, give a detailed account of his singular career, as well as his loves, hatreds, passions, and delights, written in an energetic, direct, and racy style. They show a great self-regard and self-assertion, sometimes running into extravagances which are impossible to credit. He even writes in a complacent way of how he contemplated his murders before carrying them out. He writes of his time in Paris: Parts of his tale ...
 
All That Can Be Shaken by Essie Collins (a pseudonym) is a moving true story of a family's struggle with a tragedy that shakes their lives and their faith. Essie's idyllic life is torn apart when her once joyful and exuberant husband, Stephen, is stricken with a deep depression. His suicidal tendencies force Essie to seek professional help. After shock treatment and a barrage of medications, Stephen becomes severely mentally ill, diagnosed as bi-polar and schizophrenic. Essie's story will ta ...
 
A religious autobiography of unsurpassed interest, the simple confidential tone of which "revolutionized the popular estimate of its author," establishing the strength and sincerity of the convictions which had led him into the Roman Catholic Church (Wikipedia). "No autobiography in the English language has been more read; to the nineteenth century it bears a relation not less characteristic than Boswell's 'Johnson' to the eighteenth." Rev. Wm. Barry, D.D.
 
Phil Williams and Natalie Jamieson interview the world's biggest selling writers of fiction, non-fiction, sport, cookery, children's and biography books. These are big selling, easy to read books you'll love. Featuring writers who've sold millions and uncovering gems from new talent. Each episode will feature a writer who'll read an extract of their book to you, discuss it with Phil & Natalie and also give their recommendations for other books to read. See acast.com/privacy for privacy and o ...
 
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What I learned from reading Random Reminiscences of Men and Events by John D. Rockefeller. These incidents which come to my mind to speak of seemed vitally important to me when they happened, and they still stand out distinctly in my memory. [0:16] That sounds funny, making friends among the eminent dead, but if you go through life making friends w…
 
What I learned from reading Sam Walton: The Inside Story of America's Richest Man by Vance H. Trimble. Charlie Munger on Sam Walton: It's quite interesting to think about Walmart starting from a single store in Arkansas – against Sears Roebuck with its name, reputation and all of its billions. How does a guy in Bentonville, Arkansas, with no money,…
 
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Greg responds to a quote promoting Progressive Christianity, then he answers questions about basing morality on empathy, sexual temptation and the decision to marry, attending the wedding of a divorced person, whether breaking any law is a sin, and why God allows evil. Topics: Commentary: The truth hasn’t changed. (00:00) How should I respond to so…
 
In early April, 2011—nobody knows the exact date—a prominent family vanished from their lavish townhome in Nantes, France. A few day later, close family members and friends of the family received a typewritten, unsigned letter from the mother and father stating that they had relocated to the Unitec States with their four children. They were now dee…
 
I talk with high stakes online pro, Trevor Savage, about his "Play Every Hand Challenge" and (lots of) other stuff... --- To reciprocate my spew and become a member of the DGAF Community, click here: https://www.patreon.com/DGAFPokerPlayer To get to the DGAF Community, click here: https://dgafcommunity.com To listen to previous seasons, click here:…
 
Amidst a sea of cancellations and delays in both shows and album releases, most artists have hunkered down to wait out the storm that 2020 became. Yet true to a reputation for embracing the unorthodox and conquering the nigh impossible, the eponymous Devin Townsend has spend these last six months busier than ever. Over the duration of quarantine an…
 
I talk with high stakes online pro, Trevor Savage, about his "Play Every Hand Challenge" and (lots of) other stuff... --- To reciprocate my spew and become a member of the DGAF Community, click here: https://www.patreon.com/DGAFPokerPlayer To get to the DGAF Community, click here: https://dgafcommunity.com To listen to previous seasons, click here:…
 
Greg revisits his discussion from last week about respecting the original meaning of a text, then he answers questions about discerning between different views and adjusting how you communicate according to how people hear your words. Topics: Commentary: More on respecting the original meaning of a text (00:00) How do we discern between two viewpoi…
 
WILLIAM ELIZABETH AND BLAZER HOLES ARE BACK! On July 13, 2011, the body of 32 year-old Rebecca Zahau was found naked, bound, and hanging from a balcony at the Spreckels Mansion in Coronado, California. The death was quickly ruled a suicide, but many strange facts surround the case. The son of Rebecca's boyfriend, the Billionaire Jonah Shacknai, had…
 
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What I learned from reading The Big Rich: The Rise and Fall of the Greatest Texas Oil Fortunes by Bryan Burrough. There's truth behind legend. There really were poor Texas boys who discovered gushing oil wells and became overnight billionaires, patriarchs of squabbling families who owned private islands and colossal mansions and championship footba…
 
Sara speaks to Lucy Whitehouse from Fumble, Gayathiri Kamalakanthan from the School of Sexuality Education (formerly Sexplain UK) & Decolonising Contraception, and Matilda Lawrence-Jubb and Anna Alexander from Split Banana. This live episode was recorded at the London Podcast Festival, programmed by Deborah Frances-White from The Guilty Feminist. M…
 
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Greg talks about how we can’t expect to have the same experience as Moses, then he answers questions about worship, interacting with a daughter about her homosexuality, our responsibility for choices that come from unchosen desires, living with a girlfriend, and how often a church should have communion. Topics: Commentary: Moses heard an audible vo…
 
On April 15, 2004, 38 year-old hair dresser Patrice Endres vanished from her salon sometime in a 13 minute time frame--in the time between a client leaving at 11:30 am and an unanswered phone call that came into the salon 13 minutes later. Patrice was a beloved member of the community and a doting mother who adored her son, Pistol. Who would take h…
 
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SEASON FINALE: Robert Harris In the last episode of Season 1, Phil & Natalie talk to international bestseller Robert Harris. V2 tells the story of the rockets the Nazis built at the very end of the second world war, through the eyes of one of the rocket scientists who really only wanted to send rockets to space and a woman photo analyst for the WAA…
 
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Greg talks about how the current controversy over the judicial nomination is about conflicting views on how to read texts, then he answers questions about how not to lose one’s cool in a tense discussion and how to explain Jehovah’s Witness theology is not Christian. Topics: Commentary: The text means what the writer meant it to mean. (00:00) How c…
 
With their 40th anniversary just around the corner, Armored Saint is ready to unleash their eight full-length album, entitled “Punching the Sky”. Written and recorded in the last two years, it’ definitely a step up from its predecessor, 2015’s “Win Hands Down”. A diverse, attitude-drenched collection, it’s everything the band’s faithful have come t…
 
FAM! this is part 1 of our 2-part coverage of "Death at the Mansion: Rebecca Zahau." Part 2 is available right now and ad-free on Patreon! (Part 2 will be our regular episode next week, and at that time the ad-free version will be moved to the $10 ad-free tier.) On July 13, 2011, the body of 32 year-old Rebecca Zahau was found naked, bound, and han…
 
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We bro out on the purpose of life, awareness, connection, the afterlife, the Phils in poker, and more... --- To reciprocate my spew and become a member of the DGAF Community, click here: https://www.patreon.com/DGAFPokerPlayer To get to the DGAF Community, click here: https://dgafcommunity.com To listen to previous seasons, click here: http://dgaf-…
 
GIGGLES KAMALA CONSTANTLY LIED AND GOT DESTROYED BY MIKE PENCE IN DEBATE As usual, Harris, Democrats and the media didn’t let the facts get in the way of her and their narratives the night of the vice-presidential debate. Kamala Harris spewed no shortage of falsehoods during the Vice Presidential debate, and because she’s a leftist, she doesn’t hav…
 
Gary Peacock & Paul Motian Part 3Mostly playing with Keith JarrettSet List: https://jazzcloset.blogspot.com/2020/10/set-list-101220-gary-peacock-paul.htmlAt The Deer Head InnBasin Street Blues(Spencer Williams)1992ECMKeith Jarrett piano; Gary Peacock bass; Paul Motian drumsHamburg ‘72Take Me Back(Keith Jarrett)2014/rec.1972ECMKeith Jarrett piano, s…
 
We bro out on the purpose of life, awareness, connection, the afterlife, the Phils in poker, and more... --- To reciprocate my spew and become a member of the DGAF Community, click here: https://www.patreon.com/DGAFPokerPlayer To get to the DGAF Community, click here: https://dgafcommunity.com To listen to previous seasons, click here: http://dgaf-…
 
Greg talks about how progressive Christians characterize orthodox theology, then he answers questions about responding to an employer’s worldview indoctrination, why the resurrection is required for salvation, and IVF. Topics: Commentary: When progressive Christians make God’s goodness look like badness (00:00) How should one interact with an emplo…
 
FAM!! SPOOKY SEASON IS HERE! To celebrate, we're adding an extra episode each week for the next 12 week to cover the FREAKING GLORIOUS NETFLIX REBOOT OF "UNSOLVED MYSTERIES!" Episode 1 delves into the mysterious death of Rey Rivera. On May 16, 2006 Rey was seen leaving his home in a hurry after getting a phone call. His wife was away on a business …
 
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/ / Welcome to the Human Being Human Podcast \ \ This is the fifth episode in this podcast series, entitled "Background Czech". In this episode, we'll get a taste of America's "Melting Pot" as we familiarize ourselves with the earliest immigrant communities of Nebraska. We'll also “Czech” out my own family history and background, as we explore the …
 
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Greg interviews Alisa Childers, author of Another Gospel?: A Lifelong Christian Seeks Truth in Response to Progressive Christianity. Topics: Interview: Alisa Childers – Another Gospel? (00:00) Mentioned on the Show: Alisa Childers Another Gospel?: A Lifelong Christian Seeks Truth in Response to Progressive Christianity by Alisa Childers ZOEgirl Rel…
 
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