#0496: Ivan Obolensky; Jillian Clare; & Ernie Smith

Featuring Ivan Obolensky, author of Eye of the Moon; actress Jillian Clare, producer & star of the indie flick, Pretty Broken; & Ernie Smith, founder of Tedium

Ivan Obolensky, author of Eye of the Moon, talks about his Gothic mystery and also about the 1% of which he was privileged to grow up as.

Actress Jillian Clare who produced and stars in the indie flick, Pretty Broken.

Ernie Smith, founder of Tedium, on the history of the suggestion box.

This week’s opening slate is presented by Craig Francis, co-author & co-creator of several shows at Kidoons, including Twenty Thousand Leagues Under The Sea & Jungle Book. He’s also working as a producer and stage manager on BOOM X — Rick Miller’s Gen X hit — as it tours Canada.

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#0495: Kristoff St. John; Terry Virts; & Douglas Bevans & Alaya Boisvert

Featuring actor Kristoff St. John; astronaut Terry Virts, author of View From Above: An Astronaut Photographs the World; & Douglas Bevans & Alaya Boisvert, co-hosts of the podcast, Adventures In Co-Parenting

We remember actor Kristoff St. John, from The Young & The Restless, who passed away last week at the young age of 52 with part of an interview we did back in 2004. (Patreon subscribers can listen to a Patreon Reward Extra with bonus interview content with Kristoff St. John).

Astronaut Terry Virts, author of View From Above: An Astronaut Photographs the World. (Patreon subscribers can listen to a Patreon Reward Extra with bonus interview content with Terry Virts).

Douglas Bevans & Alaya Boisvert, co-hosts of the podcast Adventures In Co-Parenting

This week’s opening slate is presented by relationship coach, Frank Kermit.

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#0494: Marty Vargas & Steven David Elliot

Marty Vargas, author of A Place for You by Marty Vargas: How I Found My Homeless Mom and How it Changed My Life, shares the story of the search for his homeless birth mother, who was on the streets for over 20 years.

Steven David Elliot, author of Mingle: The Art of Face-to-Face Networking in the Digital Era talks about face-to-face communication in the social media era.  (If you want a free pdf copy of his book, you can find it by going to his website at RockStarConnect.com, go to the Contact Page and just say that you want a free copy!)

This week’s opening slate is presented by Julie Gedeon, a writer & editor of Montreal Home and various other magazines throughout North America. She also teaches writing in Hudson, Quebec. 

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#0493: Rod Pyle; Michael Peres; & Stuart Nulman

NASA expert, Rod Pyle, author of Space 2.0: How Private Spaceflight, a Resurgent NASA, and International Partners are Creating a New Space Age, which takes a look at where space exploration is heading in the next two decades.

Web developer and serial tech entrepreneur, Michael Peres, on his new web-series called Travelpreneurs: Breaking The 9 To 5.  You can also find him on Instagram as @mike.514.

Stuart Nulman with another edition of Book Banter. This week’s reviewed title is Game by Joan Sullivan (Breakwater Books, $19.95).  You can also read Stuart’s reviews in The Montreal Times.

Also mentioned on the show was the Astronomers Without Borders two hour special I co-hosted with science writer Andrew Fazekas called Watch the Moon Turn Red: A Total Lunar Eclipse. It was streamed live on Sunday, January 20th, the night of the Lunar Eclipse, but you can still watch it on YouTube.

This week’s opening slate is presented Geeta Nadkarni, a former media personality turned business coach, helping people monetize their purpose. She helps entrepreneurs position themselves at a premium and then use uncommon PR techniques to influence buyers around the world. You can reach her on Instagram as @lifewithgeeta.

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#0492: Carol Channing; Dr. John Huber; & Peter Franklin

Featuring Broadway legend, Carol Channing; clinical forensic psychologist Dr John Huber; & Peter Franklin the Gabby Cabby

We remember Broadway legend Carol Channing, who passed away last week at the age of 97 with part of an interview we did back in 2002.  She was also the author of Just Lucky I Guess: A Memoir of Sorts. (Patreon subscribers can listen to a Patreon Reward Extra with bonus interview content with Carol Channing).

Clinical Forensic Psychologist, Dr John Huber, talks about a study on how overuse of social media can lead to depression.

Peter Franklin the Gabby Cabby, shares a slice of the Big Apple from his yellow mobile conveyance lounge.

This week’s opening slate is presented by Zoe Chee, Program Director at Astronomers Without Borders

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#0491: Ellen Korman Mains; Diane Auten; & Stuart Nulman

Ellen Korman Mains, author of Buried Rivers: A Spiritual Journey into the Holocaust, on why it’s important to remember the Holocaust and why she’s going to Poland later this month to mark International Holocaust Remembrance Day.

Diane Auten, author of The Joys of Raising Boys: The Good, the Bad, and the Hilarious, talks about some of the myths woman have about men, such as, the best time to communicate.

Stuart Nulman with another edition of Book Banter. This week’s reviewed title is Blue Monday: The Expos, the Dodgers, and the Home Run That Changed Everything by Danny Gallagher (Dundurn, $23.99).  You can also read Stuart’s reviews in The Montreal Times.

This week’s opening slate is presented by Howie Silbiger, radio host & founder of True-Talk Radio.

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#0490: Demond Wilson & Nanci L. Danison

Featuring actor Demond Wilson, best known for Sanford & Son; & Nanci L. Danison, author of Create a New Reality: Move Beyond Law of Attraction Theory

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Demond Wilson best known as Lamont on Sanford & Son talks about his life and career.

Nanci L. Danison, author of Create a New Reality: Move Beyond Law of Attraction Theory, on her near death experience and her visit to the afterlife.

This week’s opening slate is presented Michael Peres, a serial tech entrepreneur, software engineer, mathematician, and radio host. He operates a web development and cloud hosting company. He’s also working on a web-series called Travelpreneurs: Breaking the 9 to 5, which provides a complete guide on how to efficiently travel the world while making money.

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#0489: The Year-end “Best Of The Stuph File Program” Show

Featuring some of the great guests of 2018 in this “Best-Of” year ender Stuph File Program

Global adventurer, George Kourounis on some of his latest expeditions, including a trip on top of an iceberg.

Phil Keoghan who is the new host of National Geographic Explorer.

Etan Ilfeld, the inventor of Diving Chess, which takes the game of chess into the pool. You can also find out more about this another other adventurous games at msoworld.com.

Brenda Cantrell, the Brand Ambassador for the Unclaimed Baggage Center. They make a living selling off lost baggage and their Alabama facility is one of that State’s top tourist attractions.

Actress Joyce Bulifant, who recently released her memoir entitled, My Four Hollywood Husbands.

Actress Marion Ross, best known as Mrs. C on Happy Days. She’s written her memoir called My Days: Happy and Otherwise.

Sandy Harding is the General Manager of the last remaining Blockbuster Video store in the United States, in Bend, Oregon.

Douglas Bevans, the CEO of Hot Dog Water.

This week’s opening slate is presented by my nephew, Malik Scantlebury, who is also a singer/songwriter, rapper & producer.  You can see the video of his latest single on YouTube.

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#0488: The Meshach & Malik Christmas Special

Featuring a perennial favourite holiday program. It’s The Meshach & Malik Christmas Special

This is a special one hour show for the holidays. The Meshach & Malik Christmas Show, an irreverent children’s program unlike anything you’ve heard before during the holidays. So just sit back, down another eggnog and enjoy!

Music heard on this week’s show includes:

  • The Chipmunk Song – David Seville
  • Chipmunks Roasting On An Open Fire – Bob Rivers & Twisted Radio
  • Grandma Got Run Over By A Reindeer – The Rovers
  • I Saw Mommy Kissing Santa Claus – Jackson Five
  • Have Yourself A Looney Christmas! – Looney Tunes Folks
  • Jingle Bells – The Singing Dogs
  • I Tawt I Taw Ol’ Tanty Claus – Tweety & Sylvester
  • Twelve Days Of Christmas – Bob & Doug McKenzie
  • The Angel – Bob Rivers & Twisted Radio
  • Who Put The Stump? – Bob Rivers & Twisted Radio
  • All I Want For Christmas Is My Two Front Teeth – Spike Jones & His City Slickers
  • I Saw Mommy Kissing Santa Claus – Jackson Five
  • Christmas Dragnet – Stan Freberg & Daws Butler
  • Silent Night – Mahalia Jackson

This week’s opening slate is presented by Biff Wellington, the manager of The North Pole Reindeer Stables.

(If you want a little background into how this special Christmas show was created, Patreon subscribers to The Stuph File Program can enjoy a Patreon Rewards Extra that features info on how the show was created and outtakes of the boys!)

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#0487: Andrew Fazekas; Zap Actiondower; & Stuart Nulman

Featuring science writer Andrew Fazekas; blogger Zap Actionsdower; & Stuart Nulman with Book Banter

Science writer, Andrew Fazekas, The Night Sky Guy, discusses some of the reason stories involving space exploration, plus a look at what 2019 will offer in space.

Blogger Zap Actionsdower, travels around the United States searching for restaurants that over the years have been orphaned after a parent head office went out of business.

Stuart Nulman with another edition of Book Banter. This week’s reviewed titles are Bibliophile: An Illustrated Miscellany by Jane Mount (Chronicle Books, $34.95); Whiskey in a Teacup by Reese Witherspoon (Touchstone, $45): & Bobby: My Story in Pictures by Bobby Orr (Viking, $37). You can also read Stuart’s reviews in The Montreal Times.

This week’s opening slate is presented by Cheryl Alleyne, niece & real estate agent.

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