Believing there’s no God means I can’t really be forgiven except by kindness and faulty memories. That’s good; it makes me want to be more thoughtful. I have to try to treat people right the first time around.
If you want to ask one question, ask yourself, what are you giving to the universe and only that will be returned.
We all have an old knot in the heart we wish to untie.
Whatever it is your heart desires, please go for it, it’s yours to have.
Penn Jillette is one of the more interesting entertainers around. For forty years he has been half of the legendary team of Penn and Teller who took magic to a whole new level. He is a writer and film producer, as well as having acted in over forty films. Penn and Teller produced and starred in the successful TV Show Bull Shit that ran for seven years on Showtime. They now have Fool Us on CW. He has written two New… Read More
Breathing is everything. I know that is kind of a lame statement. But it is true. Stop breathing and you die. Breathing, along with keeping you alive it regulates so many things. When I get excited my breath speeds up, sometimes I miss breaths. I also know when I want to calm myself down I start slowing my breath down and it works. When I want to not respond and think something through, I stop and take three deep breaths.… Read More
This week we talk to comedian and author Richard Lewis. Curb Your Enthusiasm, his new book Reflections From Hell, recovery, relationships, careers. pretty much anything you would want to discuss, we discuss. Funny, fast and furious – the wonderful Richard Lewis on today’s Gratitude and Trust The Podcast.
It happened AGAIN! I have been clean and sober for 22 years, 347 days. I know by the hatred, the dread, and all the excuses I come up with not to attend large parties that I am NOT comfortable in those environments. You know the company xmas parties, milestone birthdays, the parties where there is lots of alcohol and lots of falseness. You have probably been to one or two of them yourself. I never was good at these so… Read More
Tracey and Paul sit down with singer Gloria Estefan and her husband producer Emilio. They talk candidly about how they met, the beginning of The Miami Sound Machine, their extreme successes and the lows. Gloria and Emilio have managed two high octane careers and multiple business while raising a family. They are frank, funny, inspirational and heartwarming. That’s a lot for one podcast!
OK ~ well today is a super podcast day. Personally we think they have all been wonderful. But, Lewis Black is an American treasure. He is also ( sorry James Brown) the hardest working man in show business. Now if you want some laughs, some advice and some guidance on how not only to make it, but to persevere in whatever you love, this podcast delivers that and more. Lewis did not really get famous until he was 50. Yet… Read More
Do you have any idea what it might be like to be the healthiest person alive? Ever think about taking a few years off and sitting down and reading the Encyclopedia Brittanica? All editions? Can you imagine living exactly the way the Bible tells you to, I mean to the letter. How about holding the world’s biggest family reunion and being able to prove that you were related to everyone there. Tune into to today’s podcast and find out how writer AJ Jacobs has done… Read More
The advancement and diffusion of knowledge is the only guardian of true liberty. –James Madison
Let’s take a few minutes and investigate our core memories. Ever since seeing Inside Out I have been very taken with this idea. We can have memories and not erase them or numb them, we can even voice them, but they do not have to influence our every move or response. And knowing what some of them are can help us gain greater self-knowledge, own our own personal truths, but not let them guide us in the wrong direction.
David Steinberg has been a constant presence in the entertainment world for decades. In the late sixties and seventies he was one of America’s best-known comics. He was a regular guest and guest host on The Tonight Show. He has directed some of our most iconic TV sitcoms – Seinfeld, Friends, Curb Your Enthusiasm, among many others. David now hosts his own show Inside Comedy on Showtime. Today we are thrilled to have him as a guest on Gratitude and Trust – The… Read More