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The wild and wonderful world of soccer from an American perspective. Samuel Army and a rotating cast of fans, athletes and athlete fans discuss all the relevant goings-on from both sides of the pond. Headlines and a weekly recap plus previews and predictions with an emphasis on the Premier League and Champions League, along with the US men’s and women’s national teams, and just enough from the rest of Europe, MLS and NWSL to be dangerous. Episodes also typically feature candid interviews wit ...
 
Discovery & Inspiration asks “What can we learn by talking to scholars about their research? What makes them so passionate about the subjects they study? What is it like to make a new discovery? To answer a confounding question?” For over 40 years the National Humanities Center has been a home away from home for scholars from around the world—historians and philosophers, scholars of literature and music and art and dozens of other fields. Join us as we sit down with scholars to discuss their ...
 
Fine Music Radio is broadcasting an exciting series of lectures co-ordinated by the University of Cape Town’s Centre for Extra-Mural Studies. The Fine Minds series aims to bring the intellectual stimulation of the centre’s busy annual Summer School directly to the armchair listener. Fifteen distinguished speakers over three years – including JM Coetzee and William Kentridge – will cover a wide range of topics. Fine Minds has been made possible by a grant from the Andrew W Mellon Foundation a ...
 
The Deep End is an exploration of liberation, healing, hope, joy, and wholeness. What does it mean to be free? What are people of color doing to heal themselves and the world? Join co-hosts Reagan Jackson and Anastacia Renee for a series of in-depth interviews. Hear from incredible people from all walks of life about their journeys, what they are doing to thrive and how they are contribution to broader movements of empowerment and liberation. About Us: Reagan Jackson is a writer, artist, int ...
 
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Tweedles and Larry (he back!) join Sam to talk through questions from listeners. Topics include USMNT's Gold Cup success and who is now in mix for WCQ spots; USWNT's Olympics disappointment and who is to blame; and a Premier League pre-preview f/t thoughts on Kane, Grealish and Lukaku. MLS power rankings and (obvi) GOAWs. Next up Charlotte FC presi…
 
Sam and the Tweedles (Mikey/Mitch) are joined by Euros pick'em pool champ Jack Blanchard to discuss all the big transfer news, including who makes bigger impact between Raphael Varane vs Jadon Sancho [[5:10]] plus Chris Mueller [[15:15]] to... Hibs?! Also: thoughts on USMNT's 1-0 win over Jamaica [[18:10]] plus predictions for Qatar (and maybe Mexi…
 
Headlines: FIFA "trailing" massive rule changes, Americans heading to Europe in record numbers and wild news about a Premier League star (allegedly) arrested for texting underage kids. Gold Cup: thoughts on USMNT [[16:20]] so far, including whose stock has gone up and down, plus which opponents could be a problem. USWNT Olympics preview [[34:45]] a…
 
We say goodbye to Euro 2020, sing Italy's praises (or at least Bonucci/Chiellini), discuss Southgate's biggest blunder, call BS on 'player of the tournament' and debate the Best XI. Is Italy now the favorite for WC22? Copa chatter featuring whether Messi just won the Ballon d'Or -- Sam's answer may surprise you! USMNT's performance against Haiti, f…
 
The Soccer OG (Max Bretos) and two Tweedles (Tommy/Mitch) join Sam to discuss talking points from the Euros semi-finals and what to expect from England vs Italy in Sunday's final. We take a look at the Copa America / FOX's wet dream final and argue about whether Messi can take down big bad Brazil and finally tick the last box on his resume, plus wh…
 
This month Phil, Kate, Jon & Tony hear from Ron Finlay about the reopening of 'The House of Life' heritage visitor centre at Willesden Jewish Cemetery.Michal Oshman chats about her new book 'What Would You Do If You Weren't Afraid?', which explores fear through talmudic teachings.Janice C Spector discusses her book '2207 South Green Road', which is…
 
This month Phil, Kate, Jon & Tony hear from Ron Finlay about the reopening of 'The House of Life' heritage visitor centre at Willesden Jewish Cemetery.Michal Oshman chats about her new book 'What Would You Do If You Weren't Afraid?', which explores fear through talmudic teachings.Janice C Spector discusses her book '2207 South Green Road', which is…
 
For the past several decades, authorities have become increasingly concerned about the threat posed by emerging diseases—not only to public health, but also to political and economic stability at a global scale. Attention has been particularly focused on tropical hotspots such as west and central Africa, where human encroachment has increased the l…
 
Euros recap of an incredible R16, power ranking [[53:30]] the final eight teams plus preview of this week's quarterfinals f/t debate on whether that was a red card in Sweden/Ukraine plus a strong difference of opinion on the winner of Belgium vs Italy. Pros/cons of nixing "away goals" rule [[107:35]]. Best Bets (can Sam stay hot?) and of course GOA…
 
Over the past several decades, neuroscientific studies have been invoked in order to justify policy decisions and associated legislation. Although such scientific findings are always subject to change or re-interpretation, increasingly, the logic of “brain science” is being equated with a kind of fundamental truth. Practically, this often leads to …
 
Sam and the Tweedles run through the big storylines from the Euros group stage, power rank the top/bottom 3s of the remaining teams and breakdown all of the R16 matchups, with money-back (from Big Cat) predictions for each. Also: Copa America update and thoughts on USWNT Olympic roster... plus Best Bets and -- of course -- GOAWs.…
 
Though modernist ballet is often associated with European companies such as the Ballets Russes, the ideas and concepts that emerged from this movement soon found their way around the globe. In Latin countries such as Cuba, this foreign cultural form was adapted to meet local needs and provided an important way to articulate national identity.In thi…
 
Sam, Larry and Mitch are joined by Houston Dynamo's Tim Parker and Colorado Rapids' Keegan Rosenberry to break down of the first round of games at the EUROs, featuring scary situation with Christian Eriksen plus best goals and power rankings. Also, Copa America updates and thoughts on USWNT's "Summer Series". Next, Sebastian Lletget [[1:04:00]] joi…
 
As more of our lives shift online, the question of how speech should be regulated in this digital space becomes increasingly relevant. In response, social media companies have set precedents for regulating language on their private platforms. However, these mechanisms are often designed in order to work in tandem with artificial intelligence-based …
 
Rapid reactions to this weekend's wild USMNT vs Mexico game and what the win means moving forward. Previews of Euro 2020 [48:00] featuring breakdown of the six groups plus a look at what promises to be an extra haphazard Copa America [01:18:00], with both tournaments kicking off this week. Next up Daniel Bachmann [01:24:40] discusses Watford's prom…
 
Scholars have traditionally translated the ancient Greek virtue of Sôphrosunê as “temperance” or “chastity,” implicitly suggesting that it is concerned with forms of self-control in the face of desire or dramatic bodily sensations. As a result, this concept has often been downplayed and relegated to the forgotten corners of philosophical inquiry.In…
 
This month Phil, Kate, Tony & Jon speak to Mia Fell about JW3's "Jewish Life in Dubai the Early Years".Professor of Judaic Studies, Natan Meir talks about 'The Cholera Wedding' which was a peculiar ritual that emerged among East European Jews in the 19th century.London-based Middle East analyst, Jonathan Paris on 'Israel faces Iran and the world in…
 
This month Phil, Kate, Tony & Jon speak to Mia Fell about JW3's "Jewish Life in Dubai the Early Years".Professor of Judaic Studies, Natan Meir talks about 'The Cholera Wedding' which was a peculiar ritual that emerged among East European Jews in the 19th century.London-based Middle East analyst, Jonathan Paris on 'Israel faces Iran and the world in…
 
Sam and Tommy are joined by singer-songwriter Noah Kahan who makes great folk-pop music (is platinum good?) and is a huge Chelsea fan. We discuss the Champions League final, Rudiger's orange card and whether City shat the bed and what Pep would be like to smoke weed with. End-of-season Premier League awards ft Best XI plus player/manager of the yea…
 
When we read most novels, we assume that characters are the most important components of a story. However, in noteworthy American literature of the segregation era, it is often forms of evidence that structure novelistic worlds, making us recognize and question the ways that details of ordinary life can take on particular significance. In this podc…
 
The gang is back together again! Headlines: FIFA contemplates playing World Cups every two year; US Soccer & SUM divorcing and USMNT/USWNT roster reactions. Recap of final weekend in Europe [17:00] ft Bale saving Chelsea's bacon and Sam's sanity; La Liga wilding out; plus Ligue 1 and Serie A; and some thoughts on MLS. Champions League final preview…
 
Though debates about water usage and environmental justice are often conducted in the future tense—with one eye trained on impending catastrophes—the causes are usually rooted in past injustices. For this reason, attempts to understand and avert these crises necessarily involve attending to the voices of those who have suffered them in the past—inc…
 
Tweedles Dee (Mitch), Dum (Tommy) and Dummer (Mikey) join Tweedle Dummest (Sam) to discuss whether Harry Kane is leaving Tottenham and if so where he's headed; Columbus Crew's ill-fated rebrand; MLS salary dump revelations [15:30] and some unfortunate injury news [22:00]. What is left to watch this last week in the Premier League [26:00], La Liga's…
 
Charisma is a concept we typically use to refer to individuals who fascinate, attract, and captivate us in some way. The word’s modern usage, however, obscures its origins in Christian doctrine. In such contexts, charismatic figures were understood to have a kind of divinely ordained authority and spiritual influence.In this podcast episode, Molly …
 
You know it's gonna be a good time when Sam's Army HOFer Dax McCarty rolls through. This week we discuss Serie A expelling Juventus and thoughts from Dax (a United fan) on the Glazers & #GlazerOut. Premier League rundown [14:15]: City/Chelsea lessons & Kun's atrocious penalty, United's HUGE week, is Kane leaving Tottenham & Top 4 picks. Rapid break…
 
This month Phil, Kate, Tony & Clive hear from Composer Alexander Bermange on how he has adapted his play 'I Wish My Life Were Like A Musical' for a COVID age.Michele Leigh of The Oli Leigh Trust, talks about the third anniversary since Oli's passing and why they have launched the campaign #Orange4Oli.Author Beverly Lester chats about her book 'We W…
 
This month Phil, Kate, Tony & Clive hear from Composer Alexander Bermange on how he has adapted his play 'I Wish My Life Were Like A Musical' for a COVID age. Michele Leigh of The Oli Leigh Trust, talks about the third anniversary since Oli's passing and why they have launched the campaign #Orange4Oli.Author Beverly Lester chats about her book 'We …
 
The ins and outs of the unrest at Manchester United, pluses and minuses of Jozay Mourinho taking over at Roma [14:55] and a ridiculously early debate on Ballon d'Or frontrunners [21:00]. What is left to play for and which games are worth watching in each league, including the Premier League [27:00] f/t Power Rankings, La Liga [36:20], Ligue 1, Bund…
 
The band is back together! We get off to a hot start with Larry outing himself as a card shark and Sam almost saying the F word. Next up is headlines with Bayern buying Julian Nagelsmann and various implications thereof, USMNT trophy haul and thoughts on Spotify guy trying to "save" Arsenal from Kroenke. Weekly recap [12:15] ft Make-Belieague Leagu…
 
Sam and Tommy are joined by Mitch Goulet of Overtime FC to discuss the sudden rise and ridiculous fall of the Fuck Soccer Get Money European Super League [4:50], including winners/losers, villains/heroes, best/worst apologies, discord about Bayern/PSG's involvement, and most importantly where things go from here. Jozay Mourinho's [28:30] sacking an…
 
Dumbest red cards we ever got plus an uncomfortable realization we are all choirboys. Newcastle fans fed up, Club World Cup, US men and women updates. Weekly review [17:15] ft Hammers spanking Lester, Spurs capitulating to United and City shocker vs 10-man Leeds. Champions League high/lowlights [39:30]. Power Rankings that Sam disavows as soon as i…
 
Most punchable faces in the world of soccer. USMNT cracks the top 20. Listener Q&A [6:40] ft who wins Euros, will Haaland/Mbappe move and where, best hair in soccer and if Larry is still bitter about 2018 dunk contest robbery. Weekly recap [32:35] ft more London struggles (West Ham excepted) and premature top 4 predictions [37:00], Champions League…
 
Tommy, Mikey and Sam pick best friends from the soccer world. Headlines: Champions League changes and Sergio Aguero [5:40] leaving City f/t where he plays next and the top 5 strikers in Premier League history. Positives from USMNT games [13:50] and who is to blame for U23s failure, plus Altidore vs Twellman [27:50]. UEFA qualifying [31:10] highligh…
 
Phil, Jon, Tony & Kate hear from educator & speaker, William Tyler MBE. He chats about a forthcoming talk for JW3 entitled 'Germany In The Immediate Aftermath Of 1945'.Rafi Mendelsohn from My Heritage, chats about an amazing new feature the website has introduced called 'Deep Nostalgia', where old photos are brought to life using AI.Rebekah Saltzma…
 
Phil, Jon, Tony & Kate hear from educator & speaker, William Tyler MBE. He chats about a forthcoming talk for JW3 entitled 'Germany In The Immediate Aftermath Of 1945'.Rafi Mendelsohn from My Heritage, chats about an amazing new feature the website has introduced called 'Deep Nostalgia', where old photos are brought to life using AI.Rebekah Saltzma…
 
Bad Boy Blatter, Ives Galarcep shoutout and MLS schedule drop. Weekend roundup: Spurs bounce back, Arsenal/West Ham thriller & Lester's big FA Cup performance. USMNT ft preferred XI and what to watch for Jamaica and Northern Ireland games, plus where things stand for U23s in Olympic qualifying. Then Sam sits down with (Sir) Ian Darke to discuss Tay…
 
The only headline that matters this week is Yunus Musah choosing America over her majesty, a move that has the haters down bad and critics questioning whether the USMNT will ever lose another game. Weekend recap [11:10] features a Kieran Tierney reach-around, stern words about Jozay and Erik Lamela plus a heated debate about the Lacazette "penalty"…
 
Headlines featuring latest iteration of Champions League rich-get-richer "reforms", implications from Laporta's election as Barcelona president, IFAB tweaking handball rule yet again, Inter Miami proving they want it enough & where the Jamaican one-time switches [10:28] put the Reggae Boyz in CONCACAF's top 5. UCL results/picks with an unexpected l…
 
Full house this week to discuss Charlotte MLS ticket price blowback, Barcelona's Bartomeu getting tossed in jail and controversy surrounding Seth Jahn's removal from the US Soccer Athletes' Council. Weekly recap [16:20] where we assign blame for Chelsea/United yawner, guess Lee Mason's BAC during West Brom/Brighton and opine on whether Dele Alli [2…
 
This month Phil, Jon, Kate, Tony and Clive hear from Historian & Author, Daniel Sonabend about 'The 43 Group and Their Forgotten Battle' - on at JW3 (Wed 10 March 2021 | 7:30pm).Dr Aviva Dautch talks about her ongoing book group 'Modern Jewish Literature' (continuous for JW3).Cancer Survivor & Entrepreneur, Natasha Applebaum on surviving against th…
 
This month Phil, Jon, Kate, Tony and Clive hear from Historian & Author, Daniel Sonabend about 'The 43 Group and Their Forgotten Battle' - on at JW3 (Wed 10 March 2021 | 7:30pm).Dr Aviva Dautch talks about her ongoing book group 'Modern Jewish Literature' (continuous for JW3).Cancer Survivor & Entrepreneur, Natasha Applebaum on surviving against th…
 
Sam and Mikey offer praise and words of warnings for USWNT and discuss the sad Jordan Morris news. Tommy joins to run down last week's Champions League results [8:45] -- including debates on Messi/Ronny vs Mbappe/Haaland plus Mbappe vs Haaland -- along with previews/predictions for this week's games. Weekly recap [25:15] runs through the good, bad …
 
Sam, Mikey, Tommy McCabe (Orange County SC) and Alex Bono (Toronto FC) discuss Sam's biggest pet peeve about the Bundesliga and especially Bayern, and where Messi will be playing next season. Preview of this week's Champions League [13:45] knockouts ft Leipzig/Liverpool and Barcelona/PSG. We circle back with a weekly recap [28:30], with Bones givin…
 
Sam, Mikey and Tommy discuss MLS's new CBA, corona wreaking havoc on Champions/Europa League and social media reaching new depths of toxicity. Weekend review [9:30] ft City's beatdown of Liverpool and United/Everton shootout. William Saliba reactions [22:30]. One of the more civil Power Rankings [28:30] in modern history. Weekend preview [35:00] ft…
 
Sam and Tommy McCabe (recently of FC Cincinnati and an avowed Gooner) run through the winners and losers of the transfer window. One of us cries about Tottenham and Dear Leader Dinosaur [16:30] and the other whines about Arsenal and David Luiz being David Luiz, then we both offer words of praise for West Ham. A shocking edition of Power Rankings [3…
 
This month Phil, Kate, Tony and Jon speak to Dr Miri Freud Kendal about her JW3 talk 'Faith in Lockdown: Building Blocks to a Contemporary Jewish Theology'. Which is on Monday 8th Feb at 7.30pm for JW3.Contestant on The Junior Bake Off, Zack Cohen, chats about his time on the show and what's next for him.Musician Francesca Ter-Berg talks about a su…
 
This month Phil, Kate, Tony and Jon speak to Dr Miri Freud Kendal about her JW3 talk 'Faith in Lockdown: Building Blocks to a Contemporary Jewish Theology'. Which is on Monday 8th Feb at 7.30pm for JW3.Contestant on The Junior Bake Off, Zack Cohen, chats about his time on the show and what's next for him. Musician Francesca Ter-Berg talks about a s…
 
Headlines ft Larry's response to Chelsea swapping Tuchel for Lampard, espn chasing La Liga, WC26 host city update and who wins Lukaku vs Zlatan. Midweek recap [8:25] ft Liverpool's teabagging of Tottenham, United wetting itself at home against mighty Sheffield Utd, Mikey's thoughts on Arsenal's Odegaard [21:30] plus some well-deserved love for West…
 
Headlines ft praise for FIFA (huh?) and concussion subs coming to Premier League. Midweek roundup ft Lester looking legit, Frank's future and whether Liverpool should slam the panic button. Power Rankings. Definitive breakdown of which teams are in the title race and relegation battle. Brief weekend preview ft FA Cup plus some good games in Germany…
 
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