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Young & Reckless Founder/Entrepreneur Chris “Drama” Pfaff catches up with friends and individuals who have made a name for themselves and overcame obstacles to reach their level of achievements. You can’t google the keys to success, but you can be inspired by talking to people who have been through it.

Young & Reckless Founder/Entrepreneur Chris “Drama” Pfaff catches up with friends and individuals who have made a name for themselves and overcame obstacles to reach their level of achievements. You can’t google the keys to success, but you can be inspired by talking to people who have been through it.
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Young & Reckless Founder/Entrepreneur Chris “Drama” Pfaff catches up with friends and individuals who have made a name for themselves and overcame obstacles to reach their level of achievements. You can’t google the keys to success, but you can be inspired by talking to people who have been through it.




Business Principles with Rob Dyrdek

This is a talk where I sat down with my cousin Rob Dyrdek and talk about his history as a business person and entrepreneur. We talk what did he lack in planning and strategy and how he revamped his vision in business and what he now goes through when involving himself into a new venture.


#174 - Cindy Eckert | Billion Dollar Exit

Get tickets to the Reckless Event below Cindy Eckert of The Pink Ceiling and creator of Addyi (dubbed female Viagra) sits down to discuss her career in the pharmaceutical industry. Cindy has an amazing ability to have a vision and choose the right decision when it matters most. That ability resulted in the sell of a $1B company.


#173 - Ryan Holiday | Stillness Is the Key

Reckless Event Ryan Holiday is back and we're talking about his new book "Stillness Is the Key". Its all about why finding peace and quiet and being able to be in your own thoughts and to yourself is so important and hard to come by. Our conversation is really broad but its all based around this topic. Get his book below: Drama's Reckless Picks:


#172 - Marc Randolph | Co-Founder of Netflix

Young & Reckless Live Event Tickets: Marc Randolph, the first CEO and Co-Founder of Netflix came by as we discussed how the idea of Netflix came about and created, the challenges that came from the business. We also talked about his new book 'That Will Never Work: The Birth of Netflix and the Amazing Life of an Idea' Get his book below:


A Live Talk with Shep Gordon at Hall of Flowers

Last week I went to Hall of Flowers to do a live Q&A with Shep Gordon. We talked about what is going on in the cannabis industry, where the most opportunity is, what are the pitfalls etc. Its a really good and informative interview on business. Enjoy!


#171 - Dr. Daniel Amen - Change Your Brain, Change Your Life

Reckless Event Dr. Daniel Amen who is a brain disorder specialist has some amazing information to share. We're talking about poor brain health like traumatic brain injuries, stress, PTSD etc., and how these things effect our daily life. His book Change Your Brain, Change Your Life had a huge impact on me and I'm doing a give away. Listen to the podcast to find out how to win his book!


#170 - Coach Jason Brown | Last Chance U

Reckless Event Coach Jason Brown from Netflix's Last Chance U sat down with me to talk about his coaching style and where that comes from, what motivates him, his true passion and how he loves giving people opportunity that wouldn't otherwise have it. Check out his new book "Hate Me Now, Love Me Later" below: Click Here for His Book Drama's Reckless Picks:


#169 Jerry Colonna | Reboot: Leadership and the Art of Growing Up

Jerry Colonna recently wrote the book Reboot: Leadership and the Art of Growing Up, which was amazing and had incredible business/life advice. Jerry had a ton of success in the dot com era, became a partner with J.P. Morgan Partners, and currently CEO of We talk about his book, behavioral patterns, how to reset your life and to know that sometimes we need to reset our goals & reconnect with each other. Drama's Young & Reckless...


#168 - Chase Hero | Show Up & Focus!

Chase Hero has an amazing story from getting in trouble at a young age and has become very successful with online marketing. He's got such an inspiring story which we talk mindset, putting in the leg work, his routine and much more! Drama's Young & Reckless Picks:


10 Years of Young & Reckless - Rob Dyrdek

I sat down with my cousin Rob Dyrdek in honor of the 10 Year Anniversary of Young & Reckless. We discuss his memory of when I first thought of the idea, his opinion on the name and much more! *Disclaimer - audio was filmed in a big room from a camera mic so the audio isn't the best but lost of good stuff in the episode!* Drama's Young & Reckless Picks:


#167 - Dana White | UFC

Dana White has one of the best business stories of all time with the UFC. Dana talks about acquiring the business with the Fertitta brothers, how he felt when the business was sold to WME, the importance of great partners and finding the best people to help run a business. Listen in for the incredible story of Dana White Documentary of the UFC referenced in episode: Drama's Young & Reckless Picks:


#166 - Simon Sinek | The Infinite Game

Simon Sinek, author, speaker, consultant came in to discuss his new book The Infinite Game and how it blends in with his other books. We talk about why its so important to measure more than just the score or made up numbers/sales/profit and why there needs to be so much more behind that. It was such a great conversation that can be applied to everyones life. All of my favorite items on Young &


#165 - THE ART OF AUTHENTICITY | Eddie Huang

REPOST of Episode #98 Eddie Huang who you may know from shows like Huang's World on Viceland, author of Fresh Off the Boat: A Memoir & owner of BaoHaus NYC & LA has an incredible story. His main goal has always been to make his ancestors proud & stay true to himself. He's been a lawyer, a comic, restauranteur & a television producer while remaining authentic and staying true to himself. Listen in as he has plenty of gems to live your life by and the lessons he's learned along the...


#164 - Wiz Khalifa

REPOST OF EPISODE 78 Wiz Khalifa was born into a military family constantly moving around but eventually settling in Pittsburgh, PA. Wiz always had the dream of becoming a successful artist which he did so by following his vision while bringing a new style and sound to hip-hop. Having number 1 records like "Black & Yellow" and "See You Again", Wiz breaks down the process and focus it took to achieve his goals. @drama @wizkhalifa


#163 - Jo Koy | Comin' In Hot

Jo Koy is back on the podcast to discuss his new Netflix Special, Comin' In Hot. Jo Koy was actually one of the first people to help me start Short Story Long. He was on Episode 13. He's back to talk about how his last special wasn't picked up at first and how that motivated him even more. Hear what all goes into securing a deal, putting on your own show for a sold out arena and the hilarious $5,000 challenge he has for everyone. If you'd like to hear his full story, check out Episode 13 of...


#162 - CJ Hendry

CJ Hendry is a talented artist who's art you can see all over social media stopped by the studio to talk her childhood in Australia, swimming for the Olympic Trails, going to college for finance and eventually dropping out after she sold her first high end piece on Instagram. She even has taken the sneaker drop approach by selling her art at particular times in sets as well. You'll really enjoy this episode! To see some of her work check out


#161 - Dr. Joe Dispenza | Becoming Supernatural

Dr. Joe Dispenza is a researcher, corporate consultant, and author who researches on the fields of neuroscience, epigenetics and quantum physics. Joe talks about a life changing accident and how he healed himself. We talk the power of the mind and how to break habits that keep you from succeeding in your future.


#160 - Kyrie Irving | NBA Brooklyn Nets

REPOST On Episode 60 of Short Story Long we have a very special guest, Kyrie Irving of the Cleveland Cavaliers (*CURRENTLY ON THE BROOKLYN NETS) . Kyrie and I talk about his childhood from tossing out his basketball trophies and getting hurt skateboarding to high school and his days at Duke University. Kyrie breaks down the night he went number 1 overall in the 2011 NBA Draft, Rookie of the Year, contract extension and playing with Lebron James.


#159 - Tim Grover | Relentless

Tim Grover, author of RELENTLESS: From Good to Great to Unstoppable is known for his training and mental preparation for the most elite athletes in the world. He's trained Michael Jordan, Kobe Bryant, Derek Jeter, Dwyane Wade and many other elite, hall of fame athletes. He strongly believes in mastering one thing and making yourself invaluable. Leverage your contacts but make sure you have something to back it up.


#158 - Robert Greene | The Laws of Human Nature

REPOST: Robert Greene, who is a NY Times Best Seller for his books The 48 Laws of Power, The Art of Seduction, The 33 Strategies of War, The 50th Law, and Mastery, sat down with me to discuss his most recent book called The Laws of Human Nature. We all fall into patterns that cause us to continue to have the same results and Robert breaks down what those are. He explains those patterns, the power that your attitude can change your life. We talk about life purpose, what can happen if you...