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Mar 14, 2016

John Daly is the former host of Real TV and House Detective, he has been a news anchor, a managing editor and is the author of Truth: The No BS Guide to Navigating A Media Biased World. He is also the co-founder of NowTV.tv. In this podcast we discuss the election season, the rise of Trump, Medicare, China and Saudi Arabia. John was the perfect guest to discuss what is undoubtedly going to be a wild ride to the election.

Guest: Connect with John Daly on Facebook, Twitter, Informed Not Inflamed, The John Daly Show and NowTV.tv.

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Mar 10, 2016

Hampus Jakobsson is Co-Founder of That Astonishing Tribe which was acquired by Blackberry in 2010 for 150 million dollars, he is currently the Co-Founder and CEO of Brisk.IO as well as an active angel investor and one of the happiest CEO you’ll ever meet. We discuss tech trends, artificial intelligence interfaces and the psychology of business.

Guest: Connect with Hampus Jakobsson on Twitter, @hajak and his site Brisk.io

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Mar 7, 2016

Dana Ayers is a former White House staffer for George W. Bush and currently serves as a Public Affairs Officer for the U.S. Navy Reserve. She is also a dedicated runner and obstacle racer, who does so on her own terms and at her own pace. She wrote a very motivating book called Confessions of an Unlikely Runner. In this podcast we talk about being in the White House during 9/11, jogging with the President and the psychology of overcoming discomfort to exercise. In this podcast she shares a wealth of tricks to overcome your own resistance.

Guest: Connect with Dana Ayers by visiting her website dcdana.com or follow her on Twitter @DcDanaTweets.

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Mar 3, 2016

Brian S. Bentley is a former LAPD Officer who spent the majority of his 10 year career working in South Central. Now he is a journalist, outspoken critic of the LAPD and is the author of One Time: The Story of a South Central Los Angeles Police Officer. In this explosive podcast we discuss his insider knowledge as it relates to the Rodney King incident, L.A. Riots, O.J. Simpson trial, Notorious BIG murder and overt racism within the LAPD.

We also discuss Suge Knights unusual amount of influence within the LAPD. Brian also comments on his thoughts regarding the Christopher Dorner rampage. This was maybe the most interesting conversation that I have ever had (so interesting that I ran 45 minutes long!) and I hope you enjoy it!

Guest: Connect with Brian S. Bentley on Facebook or check out his books One Time : The Story of a South Central Los Angeles Police Officer and Honor without Integrity.

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Feb 29, 2016

Damien Foord and Julius Bercasio are brand building specialists that run the MTCA Agency and are two of the most unique and compelling guys you’ll ever meet! In this podcast we discuss the role faith, the military, gang affiliation and friendship have had on these friends journey to building one of the most uniquely focused and fastest growing creative agencies around.

Guests: Connect with Damien and Julius by visiting their website, MTCA.co or email them at damien@mtca.co and julius@mtca.co.

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Feb 25, 2016
Matthew Blank is most well known as a skydiver, BASE jumper and a stuntman. Some of his feats have been featured in commercials, movies and viral videos including the recently released Space Net jump. He has a history of producing so called “Mind Grenades”. In this podcast we discuss the mindset of BASE jumping, his many amazing adventures and the legalities around the sport.

 

Guest: Connect with Matthew Blank on Instagram, @mattblanket and Twitter @mattblanket, or visit his website, http://www.blanketstunts.com/.
 
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Feb 23, 2016

Kelly Glover is a podcaster, host of her own radio show Big Curvy Love and the best guest booker on the internet. In this podcast we discuss all of the ways she helps me book great guests for the podcast, her radio career and all things Australia. Kelly has greatly helped shape the identity of Spinning Logic by getting most of the amazing guests you have heard.

Guest Connect with Kelly by visiting her website, http://bigcurvylove.com/.

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Feb 19, 2016
Heather Molina is the author of the On Common Ground blog, a podcaster, world
traveler and plant medicine proponent. In her third visit to Spinning Logic we discuss her attempt to complete the very difficult 101 Day Bikram yoga challenge as well as her most recent week in the jungle of Peru participating in ayahuasca ceremonies.
 
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Feb 15, 2016
 
David Ralph is a financial trainer turned full time podcaster. He is the host of the
extremely successful Join Up Dots Podcast. In this podcast we discuss the slide
into living your dreams, finding your calling in the world and why you should
always question the status quo. David and I also talk extensively about podcasting and
the future of the media. As I mention in the podcast David is definitely one of the people I look up to in podcasting and it was a real treat for me to have him on.
 
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Feb 11, 2016

John Dolan is a personal friend (and resident Dzbrodz) that also happens to be a fitness and nutrition expert! In this podcast we discuss his semi-professional rugby team, weight lifting, why he believes that cardio is dumb, nutritional fads and the politicsof freedom. John does a great job during the podcast of boiling nutrition down to its most simple and easily consumable form.

Guest: Connect with John on Twitter @jdolan81.

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Feb 8, 2016

Tony Cutillo is a Real Sports Insider and Fantasy Sports Expert who runs the popular FantasySportsAddiction.com as well as being the lead editorial writer on eWrestlingNews.com. He has been featured on ESPN as well as numerous nationally syndicated shows. In this podcast we discuss the Super Bowl, sports gambling, the leagues being in bed with Draft Kings and Fan Duel, Pro Wrestling and fantasy sports.

Guest: Connect with Tony on Twitter @TCutillo23 or visit his websites http://fantasysportsaddiction.com/ and http://www.ewrestlingnews.com/.

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Feb 1, 2016

Dan Brodsky-Chenfeld has made over 26,000 skydives and has led 4 and 8 person formation skydiving teams to six world championships. He is a member of the 2014 Skydiving Hall of Fame class. And he did this after surviving a horrific plane crash in which he broke his neck and was in a coma for 6 weeks.

He authored his story in the book Above All Else and is currently a much sought after motivational speaker. In this podcast we discuss how the plane crash, which killed 16 of the 22 people aboard, affected him and his mindset. We also discuss what it takes to be a world champion.

Guest: Connect with Dan Brodsky-Chenfeld by going to his site http://danbrodsky-chenfeld.com or read his book Above All Else.

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Jan 26, 2016

Ryan Ferguson spent 10 years in prison for a murder that he did not commit. During that time he devoted himself to becoming Stronger, Faster, Smarter and even wrote a book by the same name. He is the focus of the recently released Dream/Killer documentary, which details his case. In addition to that, now as a vindicated and free man he spends much of his time talking about gaps in the justice system that cause wrongful convictions and what really happens in the fallout of overturned convictions.

In this podcast we discuss gaps in the legal system, what steps can be made to improve the system, how wrongful convictions re-victimize families and how he handled his time in prison. We also discuss the new focus being brought to wrongful convictions be the Steven Avery case from the Making a Murderer docuseries.

Guest - Connect with Ryan Ferguson on Twitter @lifeafterten on his site RyanFergusonFitness.com or read his book Stronger, Faster, Smarter: A Guide to Your Most Powerful Body. Show Notes -

Jan 21, 2016

Nancy Hartwell is a journalist who is functional in 20 languages. She is the author of the award winning and best selling novels Harem Slave, Voices from the Harem and Prince Ibrahim's Favorite. As an expert on the subject of human trafficking we discuss the role of oil money in the middle east and Russian organized crime in the increasing business of international human trafficking. We also discuss the Natalie Holloway case, her own personal experience with her friend being enslaved and how to take steps to protect those that you love from potential predators.

Guest: Connect with Nancy Hartwell by going to her site http://nancyhartwell.com

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Jan 11, 2016

Richard Hobbs is a West Point graduate and retired combat infantry kernel who has worked in the Pentagon and the Middle East bureau of the State Department. He is also a very successful author, including of several books on the Muslim world including Death by a Thousand Cuts, The Myth of Victory and his most recent work Islam versus Civilization. We discuss the history of the Middle East and how past wars, religion and politics continues to make this the most complex region of the world.

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Guest: Richard Hobbs, Coldoc.com, Author of Islam Versus Civilization & Death by a Thousand Cuts

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Jan 9, 2016
Rabah Rahil is the whole reason I’m even functional. He handles my website, my
social media, my photography and my podcast post production. He is the founder of Square Circle where he helps people like me make their best possible
impression. He is also a great personal friend who I have some of the craziest
and deepest conversations with, which definitely includes this one!
We discuss the universe, the origins of reality, how the internet will save the world, the dark web and how he is using his many talents to help others!
 
Show Notes:
 
Guest - Rabah Rahil, @RabahRahil on IG and Twitter
 
4:20 - Paul Graham Essay: The Refragmentation 
 
10:20 - The Machine Stops
 
12:16 - Spinning Logic 24 - Stephanie Osborn
 
12:32 - Carl Sagan on the 4th dimension
 
15:24 - Quantum Computing Explained in Less than 2 Minutes
 
22:28 - Oregon Trail
 
22:06 - Silk Road: The Untold Story
 
33:54 - Tor
 
36:33 - Spinning Logic 23 - Brenda Gregory
 
48:54 - Why WhatsApp Only Needs 50 Engineers for Its 900M Users
Sep 24, 2015

Sully is an Emmy nominated television producer, an award winning filmmaker and national comedian. He is a passionate creator of original baseball content and host of The Sully Baseball Daily Podcast. Since October 24th, 2012 Sully has posted a posted every single day without fail.

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