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Welcome to the Straight Up, No Bullshit, The Don Handston Show. Your hosts, Markus Loving and Don Handston are going to push the limits, yet create an environment where it’s safe to uncover the crap that holds you back so you can survive the mediocrity of today’s life. We’ll be admitting and revealing our own experiences so you can learn the skills and attitude you need to be who you are, No Bullshit. Our Intention is to enlighten you and expand your perspective with our bold and honest discussions about what might be holding you back from being your genuine self. *** warning to all listeners if you have thin skin and get offended easily by harsh, direct or somewhat offensive content and language then this podcast might not be for you. However we believe pulling your blinders off and doing things from a real perspective will feel invigorating and may be the very thing that may cause you to expand your capabilities exponentially.

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Welcome to the Straight Up, No Bullshit, The Don Handston Show. Your hosts, Markus Loving and Don Handston are going to push the limits, yet create an environment where it’s safe to uncover the crap that holds you back so you can survive the mediocrity of today’s life. We’ll be admitting and revealing our own experiences so you can learn the skills and attitude you need to be who you are, No Bullshit. Our Intention is to enlighten you and expand your perspective with our bold and honest discussions about what might be holding you back from being your genuine self. *** warning to all listeners if you have thin skin and get offended easily by harsh, direct or somewhat offensive content and language then this podcast might not be for you. However we believe pulling your blinders off and doing things from a real perspective will feel invigorating and may be the very thing that may cause you to expand your capabilities exponentially.

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English

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Let's Get Real As Fuck: Tyson Foods, Immigration, Illinois Gun Laws and Freedom - Episode 16

4/19/2024
In the electrifying sixteenth episode of "Straight Up. No Bullshit: The Don Handston Show," Episode #16, titled "Let's Get Real As Fuck: Tyson Foods, Immigration, Illinois Gun Laws and Freedom," hosts Don Handston and Markus Loving dive headfirst into a raw and unfiltered discussion on pressing societal issues. From the controversies surrounding Tyson Foods to the complexities of immigration policies and the impact of Illinois gun laws on personal freedoms, no topic is off-limits in this candid conversation. Don and Markus pull no punches as they dissect the realities of these issues, offering unvarnished insights and thought-provoking perspectives. With a fearless approach, they confront the uncomfortable truths and challenge listeners to confront the harsh realities of the world we live in. Tune in for an unapologetic exploration of some of today's most contentious topics, as Don and Markus strive to ignite genuine dialogue and inspire action towards positive change. For More Episodes, Go to https://straightupnobullshit.com/ Watch Episodes on Rumble: https://rumble.com/c/c-5205799 or Watch Episodes on YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/@StraightUpNoBullshit SHOW NOTES Summary In this episode, Markus and Don discuss the broken state of the country and the importance of dialogue and authenticity. They emphasize the need for solutions and inspiring thought rather than just talking about problems. The conversation touches on immigration and the absurdity of allowing illegal immigrants to own guns. They also highlight a case where a homeowner was arrested for evicting illegal aliens. The episode concludes with a discussion on the government's agenda and the consequences of speaking up against it. This conversation covers various topics related to government control, media manipulation, and the importance of taking action. The hosts discuss obstacles to accessing information, including the burying of films and online censorship. They also touch on government overreach, surveillance, and the power of the intelligence community. The conversation highlights the manipulation of news and information by the deep state and media, as well as the need to protect oneself and take action. The hosts emphasize the importance of inspiring change, having conversations, and supporting local farmers and businesses. They conclude with a message of hope for a better future and the importance of making conscious food choices. Takeaways Chapters 00:00 Introduction and Purpose of the Podcast 01:40 The Broken State of the Country 03:11 The Importance of Dialogue and Authenticity 05:02 Creating Solutions and Inspiring Thought 09:08 The Creation of Problems and Confusion 10:29 Immigration and Gun Ownership 12:06 The Absurdity of Allowing Illegal Immigrants to Own Guns 14:25 Homeowner Arrested for Evicting Illegal Aliens 16:08 Tyson Foods Hiring Asylum Seekers 23:43 The Government's Agenda and Suppression of Speech 24:37 Consequences of Speaking Up Against the Government 25:11 Obstacles to Accessing Information 28:12 Government Overreach and Surveillance 29:11 The Power of the Intelligence Community 30:11 Manipulation of News and Information 32:53 Protecting Yourself and Taking Action 36:14 Inspiring Change and Having Conversations 40:05 Hope for a Better Future 41:09 The Impact of Immigration Policies 43:00 Supporting Local Farmers and Businesses 45:28 Boycotting Companies that Support Communism 48:00 The Importance of Food Choices 49:25 Encouraging Dialogue and Engagement #LetsGetReal #SocietalIssues #TysonFoodsControversy #ImmigrationDebate #GunLawsDiscussion #PersonalFreedom #UnfilteredInsights #RawConversation #ConfrontingRealities #PositiveChangeInitiative

Duration:00:46:36

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Finding Balance in the Chaos: Stop Being So Caught Up in the Details - Episode 15

3/22/2024
In the insightful fifteenth episode of "Straight Up. No Bullshit: The Don Handston Show," Episode #115, titled "Finding Balance in the Chaos – Stop Being Too Caught Up in the Details " hosts Don Handston and Markus Loving delve into the delicate art of navigating life's chaos while avoiding the pitfalls of getting too bogged down in the minutiae. This thought-provoking episode explores the common struggle of finding balance amidst the hustle and bustle of daily life, urging listeners to step back and reassess their priorities. Don and Markus share candid anecdotes and practical strategies for maintaining equilibrium in the face of overwhelming details, offering insights on how to prioritize tasks and responsibilities without losing sight of the bigger picture. Additionally, they shed light on the distraction tactics employed by both the right and the left, emphasizing the importance of staying focused on what truly matters amidst the noise of political discourse. From discussing immigration to media influence, unemployment, Trump, Vivek, the border, and the truckers, they underscore the significance of zooming out to make informed decisions and reclaim personal agency. Tune in for a liberating conversation that inspires listeners to find harmony in chaos, strike a balance between the details and the broader perspective, and reclaim control over their lives. For More Episodes, Go to https://straightupnobullshit.com/ Watch Episodes on Rumble: https://rumble.com/c/c-5205799 or Watch Episodes on YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/@StraightUpNoBullshit Show Notes Summary In this episode, Markus and Don discuss the dangers of getting caught up in the details and losing sight of the bigger picture. They explore topics such as immigration, the media, unemployment, and the negative effects of focusing too much on the minutiae. They emphasize the importance of zooming out and looking at the broader perspective to make informed decisions and take control of one's life. The conversation highlights the need to avoid getting distracted by irrelevant details and instead focus on the key issues that truly matter. Takeaways Chapters 00:00 Introduction 00:53 Getting Caught Up in the Details 03:21 The Media and Control 05:17 Immigration and Digital Currency 08:12 Unemployment and Government Employees 09:49 The Negative Effects of Getting Caught Up in Details 11:31 Zooming Out and Looking at the Bigger Picture 19:31 Reasons to Avoid Getting Caught Up in Details 26:04 The Fear of Being Found Out 27:36 Taking Control and Creating the World You Want 28:09 Final Thoughts #FindingBalance #LifeChaos #PrioritizePerspective #MaintainingEquilibrium #BiggerPictureFocus #PoliticalDistractions #InformedDecisions #PersonalAgency #HarmonyInChaos #ReclaimControl

Duration:00:30:39

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Taking Control – Be The Cause vs Being the Effect - Episode 14

3/14/2024
In the empowering fourteenth episode of "Straight Up. No Bullshit" Episode #14, titled "Taking Control – Be The Cause vs Being the Effect," hosts Don Handston and Markus Loving delve into the transformative concept of taking control of one's life. Drawing parallels to the pivotal moment of 1776, when individuals became the cause rather than the effect, they ignite a thought-provoking discussion challenging listeners to shift their mindset from being passive recipients of life's circumstances to proactive agents of change. Don and Markus explore the dichotomy between being the cause of one's experiences versus being at the mercy of external factors, inspiring a revolutionary mindset akin to the founding of a nation. Through candid discussions and insightful reflections, they offer practical strategies and mindset shifts to empower listeners to take charge of their destiny. From personal anecdotes to philosophical insights, this episode is a rallying cry for those ready to break free from the shackles of victimhood and embrace their inherent power to shape their reality. Tune in for a liberating conversation that inspires listeners to reclaim control, take ownership of their lives, and become the architects of their own destinies. SHOW NOTES Summary In this episode, Markus and Don discuss the concept of being the cause versus being the effect. They explore how being the effect means blaming outside circumstances and not taking responsibility for one's life, while being the cause means recognizing that you are the creator of your own life and have the power to make changes. They emphasize the importance of being aware of toxic environments and surrounding yourself with like-minded people. The episode concludes with a call to action to implement change and be the cause in your own life. Takeaways Chapters 00:00 - Introduction 01:42 - Being the Cause vs Being the Effect 02:11 - Being the Effect 03:41 - Be the Cause 04:10 - Stuck in the Effect 05:11 - Changing Your Thinking 06:37 - Reacting vs Choosing 07:35 - Awareness and Toxic Environments 08:04 - Holding Yourself Accountable 09:29 - The Ripple Effect 10:21 - Treating Symptoms vs Finding the Cause 11:20 - Compassion and Solutions 12:08 - Changing Your Thoughts 13:23 - Offering Help 14:29 - Helping Those Who Are Willing to Accept Help 15:32 - The Victim Mentality 19:16 - Historical Example: American Revolution 20:14 - Shifting from the Effect to the Cause 22:39 - Pushing Back Against Oppression 24:37 - Attributes of Being the Cause 25:02 - Surrounding Yourself with Like-Minded People 27:27 - Taking Action and Implementing Change #TakingControl #Empowerment #MindsetShift #ProactiveLiving #PersonalGrowth #SelfEmpowerment #OwnYourDestiny #PositiveChange #VictimToVictor #LifeTransformation

Duration:00:30:43

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Elevating Consciousness: Path to Awareness - Episode 13

2/22/2024
In the enlightening thirteenth episode of "Straight Up. No Bullshit: The Don Handston Show," Episode #13, titled "Elevating Consciousness: Path to Awareness," hosts Don Handston and Markus Loving embark on a profound journey toward heightened awareness and expanded consciousness. This transformative episode serves as a beacon for listeners seeking to transcend the limitations of everyday perception and embrace a more mindful existence. Through introspective dialogue and thought-provoking insights, Don and Markus explore the pathways to elevating consciousness, shedding light on practices and principles that foster deeper self-awareness and spiritual growth. From mindfulness techniques to spiritual teachings, this episode offers invaluable guidance for those on a quest for personal enlightenment and inner peace. Tune in for a captivating conversation that illuminates the path to heightened consciousness and empowers listeners to embark on their own transformative journey toward greater awareness and fulfillment. For More Episodes, Go to https://straightupnobullshit.com/ Watch Episodes on Rumble: https://rumble.com/c/c-5205799 Watch Episodes on YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/@StraightUpNoBullshit Summary This conversation explores the concept of consciousness and its importance in our daily lives. The hosts discuss different perspectives on consciousness and how it can be understood as levels of awareness. They also examine the impact of acquiring material possessions versus acquiring thought and wisdom. The interconnectedness of all things and the role of consciousness in creating positive change in the world are explored. The conversation delves into historical perspectives on consciousness and the wisdom found in ancient traditions. The hosts emphasize the importance of questioning agreements and opening up awareness to elevate consciousness. The concept of quantum entanglement and its connection to consciousness is discussed. The power of positive energy and its potential to change the world is highlighted. The hosts encourage listeners to think differently, simplify their thinking, and surround themselves with positive influences to elevate their consciousness. The conversation explores the power of conditioning and how it influences people's beliefs and perspectives. It delves into the differences between conservative and liberal conditioning and the extreme views that can arise on both sides. The importance of being mindful of the information we consume is emphasized, as well as the need to embrace individuality and resonance. The episode concludes with closing remarks and a call to action for listeners to engage with the podcast. Takeaways Consciousness can be understood as levels of awareness and resonance. Acquiring thought and wisdom is more valuable than acquiring material possessions. The interconnectedness of all things and the impact of consciousness on the world. Questioning agreements and opening up awareness can elevate consciousness. Surrounding oneself with positive influences can elevate consciousness and create positive change. Chapters 00:00 Introduction and Importance of Consciousness 02:07 Different Perspectives on Consciousness 03:27 Levels of Consciousness and Examples 05:01 Acquiring Thought vs. Acquiring Material Possessions 06:15 Interconnectedness and Impact on the World 08:39 Historical Perspectives on Consciousness 11:32 Universal Consciousness and Ancient Traditions 12:15 Knowledge vs. Wisdom 14:22 Questioning Agreements and Opening Awareness 19:23 Quantum Entanglement and Connection 24:01 Positive Energy and Impact on the World 26:00 Raising Consciousness and Changing the World 31:13 Thinking Differently and Questioning Agreements 33:16 Simplifying Thinking and Elevating Consciousness 37:26 The Power of Positive Energy and Balance 42:07 Surrounding Yourself with Positive Influences 43:27 The Power of Conditioning 44:27 Conservative vs. Liberal Conditioning 45:24...

Duration:00:48:54

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Agreements Unveiled: Shaking the Foundations of Societal Norms - Episode 12

2/1/2024
In the groundbreaking twelfth episode of "Straight Up. No Bullshit: The Don Handston Show," Episode #112, titled "Agreements Unveiled: Shaking the Foundations of Societal Norms," hosts Don Handston and Markus Loving embark on a fearless exploration of the unspoken agreements that underpin societal norms. This thought-provoking episode peels back the layers of conventional expectations and challenges listeners to question the implicit agreements woven into the fabric of our daily lives. With unfiltered authenticity, Don and Markus dissect the societal constructs that often go unquestioned, encouraging a candid examination of the status quo. From relationships to career paths, this episode unveils the invisible contracts governing our choices and behaviors, inviting listeners to reevaluate their own agreements and consider the transformative power of renegotiating societal norms. Tune in for a revelatory conversation that promises to shake the foundations of preconceived notions and ignite a paradigm shift towards a more conscious and intentional way of living. SUMMARY In this episode, Markus and Don discuss the concept of agreements and how they shape our lives. They explore the idea that agreements are societal norms and belief systems that we often accept without questioning. They highlight the impact of agreements on our capabilities and the importance of breaking free from limiting beliefs. The conversation touches on various topics, including the suppression of awareness, the control exerted by outside sources, and the role of agreements in sports and education. Markus and Don emphasize the need to critically think for oneself and make conscious choices that serve personal growth and happiness. TAKEAWAYS Agreements are societal norms and belief systems that shape our lives. Breaking free from limiting agreements allows us to tap into our full potential. Questioning societal norms and belief systems is essential for personal growth and happiness. Continuing education and critical thinking help us make conscious choices that serve our well-being. CHAPTERS 00:00 - Introduction 00:57 - Understanding Agreements 03:11 - Suppression and Control 04:41 - Breaking Free from Agreements 08:07 - Challenging Belief Systems 10:59 - Questioning Societal Norms 14:11 - The Impact of Agreements on Sports 17:20 - The Desire for Power and Money 19:24 - The Dumbing Down of Society 21:06 - Choosing What Agreements to Uphold 23:22 - The Importance of the Constitution 26:20 - Implementing and Quantifying Change 29:12 - Continuing Education and Betterment 30:43 - Different Perspectives on the Same Information 31:58 - Repetition and Consistency 32:19 - Closing Remarks #SocietalNorms #UnspokenAgreements #ChallengeTheStatusQuo #ConsciousLiving #ParadigmShift #QuestionTheNorms #SocialConstructs #MindfulChoices #TransformativeConversations

Duration:00:33:32

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Crypto, Entrepreneurship, and More: Breaking Free from Financial Norms with special Guest Niko Mercuris - Episode 11

1/25/2024
In the dynamic eleventh episode of "Straight Up. No Bullshit", Episode #111, titled "Crypto, Entrepreneurship, and More: Breaking Free from Financial Norms," hosts Don Handston and Markus Loving are joined by special guest Niko Mercuris for a captivating exploration of unconventional financial paths. Together, they dive deep into the realms of cryptocurrency, real estate and entrepreneurship, unraveling the secrets to breaking free from traditional financial norms. Niko, a seasoned expert in these fields, shares invaluable insights, offering listeners a roadmap to navigate the exciting and rapidly evolving landscape of digital currencies and entrepreneurial pursuits. From crypto trends to the mindset required for success, this episode is a treasure trove of knowledge for those seeking to carve out their financial journey beyond the ordinary. Tune in for an engaging conversation that demystifies the world of crypto and entrepreneurship, empowering listeners to embrace a new era of financial possibilities. SUMMARY This conversation explores alternative ways to earn income and profits, with a focus on entrepreneurship, day trading, real estate, and cryptocurrency. Nico Mercuris shares his personal journey as an entrepreneur and investor, starting with his father's influence and the challenges he faced after his father's passing. He discusses the importance of understanding market cycles and timing in various investment opportunities, including real estate and crypto. The conversation emphasizes the potential of Bitcoin as a long-term investment and the mindset required to navigate the ups and downs of trading. It concludes with insights into the future of Bitcoin and the mainstream adoption of cryptocurrencies. The conversation covers various topics related to cryptocurrencies, including the comparison of different cryptocurrencies, current trends in the crypto industry, taking cryptocurrency off exchanges, privacy in cryptocurrency transactions, borrowing against Bit Coin (BTC), and the Crypto Renegades mastermind. TAKEAWAYS CHAPTERS 00:00 - Introduction and Background 03:00 - Lessons from Nico's Father and Early Entrepreneurship 06:32 - Transition to Day Trading and Real Estate 09:37 - Introduction to Crypto and Bitcoin 13:16 - Different Approaches to Investing: Real Estate vs. Trading 15:28 - Understanding Market Cycles and Timing 19:13 - The Potential of Bitcoin and Taking Profits 24:20 - Managing Risk and Mindset in Trading 27:43 - Dollar Cost Averaging and the Benefits of Bitcoin 32:28 - Bitcoin vs. Other Cryptocurrencies 35:39 - The Future of Bitcoin and Mainstream Adoption 37:51 - Comparison of Cryptocurrencies 44:31 - Current Trends in the Crypto Industry 46:13 - Taking Cryptocurrency Off Exchanges 47:39 - Tracking and Privacy in Cryptocurrency Transactions 52:18 - Capital Gains Tax on Cryptocurrency 56:02 - Crypto Renegades Mastermind 01:00:31 - Closing Remarks and Contact Information To Learn more About Niko Mercuris and Crypto Renegades, goto: Thursday's Master Class: https://masterclass.cryptorenegades.co/btc-simple-page https://www.facebook.com/NikoMercurisOfficial/ https://cryptorenegades.co/ Straight Up No Bullshit http://StraightUpNoBullshit.com #CryptoInsights #EntrepreneurialSpirit #FinancialFreedom #BreakingFinancialNorms #CryptoTalk #DigitalCurrencyExploration #FinancialRevolution #UnconventionalWealth #NikoMercurisInterview #EconomicEmpowerment

Duration:01:01:05

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The Truth Behind 'Ignorance is Bliss' - Episode 10

1/18/2024
In the thought-provoking tenth episode of "Straight Up. No Bullshit: The Don Handston Show," Episode #110, titled "The Truth Behind 'Ignorance is Bliss,'" your hosts Don Handston and Markus Loving embark on a candid exploration of the age-old adage. In this riveting conversation, they unravel the complexities surrounding the concept of ignorance as bliss, challenging conventional wisdom and delving into the nuanced implications of turning a blind eye to certain truths. With unfiltered authenticity, the hosts navigate the fine line between blissful unawareness and the pursuit of knowledge, offering listeners a compelling journey through the layers of consciousness. From the discomfort of uncomfortable truths to the liberating power of awareness, this episode is a fearless examination of the dichotomy between blissful ignorance and the pursuit of a more informed, enlightened existence. Brace yourself for a no-nonsense discussion that invites listeners to question their own beliefs and contemplate the true nature of bliss in the face of undeniable truths. SUMMARY The conversation explores the concept of ignorance and whether it is bliss or not. It discusses the conditional nature of ignorance and how it can sometimes lead to success and happiness. The importance of awareness and making informed decisions is emphasized, as well as the need to choose what to be blissful about. The conversation also touches on the dangers of being programmed and the importance of being selective with information. It concludes by highlighting the power of ignorance in breaking free from limitations and societal agreements. The conversation explores the concept of agreements and how they can affect our lives. It discusses the idea that many people blindly accept societal agreements without questioning them, leading to limitations and missed opportunities. The conversation also emphasizes the power of individual choice and the ability to create one's own path. It concludes with a focus on continuous improvement and the importance of seeking personal growth and betterment. TAKEAWAYS - Ignorance can be conditional and sometimes lead to success and happiness. - Being aware and making informed decisions is crucial for making positive choices. - Choosing what to be blissful about can help focus on what's important. - Being selective with information and avoiding manipulation is important for maintaining awareness. - Breaking free from limiting beliefs and societal agreements can expand capabilities and lead to personal growth. Question the agreements that society imposes and consider whether they align with your values and goals. - Recognize that you have the power to create your own path and not be limited by societal expectations. - Strive for continuous improvement and seek opportunities for personal growth and betterment. Don't wish for fewer problems, but instead wish for more skills and wisdom to overcome challenges. Chapters 00:00 - Introduction and Question 00:28 - Defining Ignorance and Its Conditional Nature 01:47 - The Success of Ignorant People 03:45 - The Importance of Awareness and Making Informed Decisions 06:32 - Choosing What to Be Blissful About 07:33 - Focusing on What's Important 09:01 - The Role of Music and Entertainment 10:01 - Being Aware of Surroundings and Avoiding Manipulated Truths 12:11 - The Danger of Being Woke and Programmed 13:14 - The Success of Ignorant People in a Programmed Society 15:16 - The Importance of Being Informed and Making Positive Choices 17:42 - Taking Control of Your Life and Making Better Decisions 19:33 - Focusing on What's Important and Creating Joy 21:25 - Choosing Blissfulness and Being Selective with Information 23:20 - Creating Awareness and Choosing Blissfulness 25:06 - Breaking Free from Habits and Creating New Possibilities 26:16 - The Impact of Ignorance on Relationships and Opportunities 28:07 - The Power of Ignorance and Breaking Free from Limitations 30:34 - The Confidence of...

Duration:00:39:50

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Belief System Revolution: The Art of Shifting Beliefs - Episode 9

1/11/2024
In Episode 9, titled "Belief System Revolution: The Art of Shifting Beliefs," we embark on a transformative journey exploring the profound impact belief systems have on our lives. Join Markus and Don as they delve into the power of thought, vision, emotion, and action in transforming belief systems and creating a better life. They will uncover the key elements that contribute to the art of shifting unyielding beliefs. Our special insights reveal practical and simple ideas that empower listeners to dismantle rigid belief structures and embrace a revolutionary transformation. Through engaging discussions, we provide actionable strategies that empower individuals to challenge and reshape their belief systems, fostering a renewed sense of self and opening the door to new possibilities. Tune in for an inspiring and thought-provoking conversation that promises to revolutionize the way you perceive and navigate your life, guiding you towards a path of self-discovery, growth, and personal empowerment. Takeaways Thoughts, vision, emotion, and action are key elements in transforming belief systems and creating a better life. Respecting different perspectives and ways of expressing oneself is essential for personal growth and understanding. Healing and letting go of triggers can lead to a more fulfilling and joyful life. Focusing on intention and taking small actions towards goals can lead to significant positive changes. The power to create the life we desire lies within us. Chapters 01:02 Introduction and Recap 02:12 Different Perspectives on Understanding 07:25 The Power of Thought, Vision, Emotion, and Action 13:23 Healing and Transformation 19:08 Unsticking Triggers and Letting Go 23:38 Respecting Different Perspectives 27:04 Creating a Better Life 29:04 Transforming Belief Systems 31:16 The Continuous Process of Betterment 32:59 Closing Remarks and Holiday Wishes

Duration:00:34:58

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Unlocking Health Secrets: Dr. Steve Spencer on Belief Systems & Healing - Episode #8

1/4/2024
In the illuminating eighth episode of "Straight Up. No Bullshit: The Don Handston Show," Episode #108, titled "Unlocking Health Secrets with Dr. Steve Spencer on Belief Systems & Healing," hosts Don Handston and Markus Loving engage in an insightful conversation with Dr. Steve Spencer, delving into the intriguing realm of belief systems and their impact on healing. Dr. Spencer, a renowned expert in health and wellness, shares profound insights into the correlation between belief systems and the body's ability to heal. The episode explores the transformative power of mindset, emphasizing how our beliefs can influence our health outcomes. From alternative healing methods to the psychology behind belief systems, this enlightening discussion provides listeners with invaluable knowledge on unlocking the secrets to optimal health and well-being. Tune in to this captivating episode as the hosts and their guest navigate the fascinating interplay between belief, healing, and the potential for transformative change in one's health journey. TAKEAWAYS Belief systems play a crucial role in our health and well-being. By changing our thoughts and beliefs, we can overcome illness and create a positive impact in our lives. Epigenetics is the study of how our environment and experiences can influence the expression of our genes. Ancestral trauma can be passed down through generations and affect our health. Our thoughts and beliefs have a powerful impact on our physical body. By shifting our belief systems and focusing on positive thoughts, we can create a higher vibrational frequency that promotes healing. The universe is constantly communicating with us through the events and challenges we experience. By finding meaning in these experiences and shifting our perspective, we can transcend suffering and create a more fulfilling life. CHAPTERS 01:00 - Introduction and Overview 01:54 - What is a naturopathic physician? 03:04 - Understanding Epigenetics 04:21 - Overcoming Ancestral Trauma 05:13 - The Power of Belief Systems 05:25 - Disease as a Gift 06:07 - The Importance of Knowing 06:48 - The Subconscious Mind and the Solar System 07:50 - The Impact of Thoughts on the Body 08:19 - Changing Belief Systems 10:04 - The Illusion of Reality 11:06 - Being the Creator of Your Life 12:23 - Finding Meaning and Purpose 13:06 - The Power of Thoughts and Intentions 14:18 - Changing Belief Systems and Trusting the Universe 16:08 - Accessing the Akashic Records 17:24 - Focusing on Thoughts and Vision 18:08 - Understanding the Akashic Records 19:21 - Choosing Your Beliefs and Changing Your Thoughts 20:33 - The Ripple Effect of Positive Energy 22:25 - Reflecting on Thoughts and Beliefs 23:52 - Understanding the Illusion of the World 25:15 - Changing Belief Systems and Healing the Body 26:16 - The Power of Intuition and Following Your Heart 27:31 - Letting Go of Heaviness and Owning Your Reality 32:25 - The Emotional Cause of Cancer 33:28 - Taking Care of Yourself First 34:23 - The Impact of Environment on Health 34:50 - The Role of Seed Oils, Blue Light, and EMFs 35:15 - Grounding and Connecting with Nature 36:10 - Returning to a Natural Lifestyle 37:39 - The Power of Nature and Small Changes

Duration:00:38:13

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Embracing Positivity in a Negative World - Episode #7

12/16/2023
In this transformative seventh episode titled 'Embracing Positivity in a Negative World' hosts Don Handston and Markus Loving delve into the profound power of positivity and its impact on personal and global well-being. They skillfully navigate the choice between love and hate, problems and solutions, highlighting the transformative effects of a positive outlook on life. With an emphasis on intention, visualization, and gratitude, the hosts offer invaluable insights into crafting a more positive existence. The conversation extends to the influence of music, the importance of informed perspectives, and the undeniable impact of positivity on our well-being, including the remarkable effects of water. Beyond these insights, Markus and Don explore woke culture, advocate for critical thinking, and discuss the role of media in shaping narratives, urging listeners to question mainstream information. This compelling episode serves as a beacon for those seeking alternative viewpoints, encouraging them to subscribe and share this podcast with individuals eager for thought-provoking conversations and a path toward positive change. Takeaways Chapters 00:00 Introduction 00:30 Focusing on the Positive 03:06 Choosing Positivity 04:51 The Power of Positive Outlook 07:44 Problems vs Solutions 09:22 The Power of Intention and Visualization 12:42 Creating a Positive Vision 13:40 Sharing Wisdom and Love 17:06 The Singing Revolution 19:32 The Power of Music and Intention 22:15 The Reversal of Information 25:34 The Hidden Messages of Water 29:00 The Impact of News and Media 31:51 Following the Money Trail 33:23 Educating Ourselves for a Better Life 34:37 Helping Others by Helping Ourselves 35:04 Upcoming Podcast on Implementing Positive Changes 35:33 Conclusion 05:12 The Impact of Woke Culture 15:40 The Importance of Critical Thinking 25:18 The Role of Media in Shaping Narratives 36:02 Closing Remarks and Call to Action More Resources: The Singing Revolution Trailer: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=4njksFKyycY The Singing Revolution Documentary: https://singingrevolution.com/ Dr. Masaru Emoto Experiments: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=SDNhH8deZPg Hidden Messages of Water: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=1qQUFvufXp4

Duration:00:37:38

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Beyond Betterment – Evolution of a New You: Episode 6

12/7/2023
Our 6th Episode #106 is Titled: Beyond Betterment: Evolution of the New You. Write me a paragraph description for this episode. that includes Bettering You, remvong toxic behavior & toxic friends and the things that don't servce you anymore, the power of Intention, Kindness and manors. In the captivating and transformative sixth episode of "Straight Up. No Bullshit: The Don Handston Show," Episode #106, titled "Beyond Betterment: Evolution of the New You," hosts Don Handston and Markus Loving embark on an eye-opening exploration of personal growth and evolution. This episode goes beyond the mere pursuit of bettering oneself; it delves deep into shedding toxic behaviors, bidding farewell to toxic friendships, and liberating oneself from anything that no longer serves a purpose. With unfiltered honesty, Don and Markus navigate the complexities of removing toxic behavior and friends from one's life, advocating for a radical shift towards intentional living. They emphasize the transformative power of setting intentions, practicing kindness, and embracing manners as tools to navigate life's challenges and foster genuine connections. This episode is a profound invitation for listeners to embrace a holistic approach to self-evolution, liberating themselves from toxic influences while harnessing the transformative powers of intention, kindness, and mindful conduct. Prepare for a liberating conversation that challenges norms and inspires a journey towards a more empowered, authentic, and purposeful self.

Duration:00:36:23

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Thirst For Betterment – Elevating Your Life Game - Episode #5

11/30/2023
In the fifth compelling episode of "Straight Up. No Bullshit: The Don Handston Show," Episode #105, titled "Thirst For Betterment - Elevating Your Life Game," hosts Don Handston and Markus Loving embark on an exhilarating journey toward personal growth and self-improvement. This episode serves as a beacon for listeners seeking to elevate their lives to new heights. With unfiltered candor and unwavering determination, Don and Markus dive deep into the essence of self-betterment, sharing invaluable insights and practical strategies to fuel a relentless pursuit of improvement. From mindset shifts to actionable steps, this episode is a powerhouse of motivation, encouraging listeners to cultivate a thirst for continuous growth in every aspect of their lives. Get ready to challenge your boundaries, embrace change, and level up in this no-nonsense discussion that promises to inspire and empower all eager to up their life game.

Duration:00:27:29

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I Will Not Be Canceled – Defying Cancel Culture - Episode #4

11/16/2023
In the riveting fourth installment of "Straight Up. No Bullshit: The Don Handston Show," Episode #104 boldly confronts the pervasive phenomenon of "I Will Not Be Cancelled - Defying Cancel Culture." Hosts Don Handston and Markus Loving fearlessly dive into the complexities and controversies surrounding cancel culture, dissecting its impact on society and individual lives. Through candid discussions and unfiltered perspectives, they navigate the fine line between accountability and the erasure of voices. This episode serves as a beacon for those grappling with the complexities of public scrutiny and the implications of cancel culture on freedom of speech. Listeners are invited to join an unapologetic conversation that challenges the norms, while asserting the importance of resilience in the face of societal judgment. Brace yourself for a no-nonsense exploration of cancel culture and its far-reaching consequences, promising candid insights and thought-provoking perspectives for those willing to engage in the conversation.

Duration:00:31:36

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Elevating Your Critical Thinking Game - Episode #3

10/24/2023
In the third electrifying installment of "Straight Up. No Bullshit", Episode #3 is aptly named "Elevating Your Critical Thinking Game." In this thought-provoking episode, your hosts, Don Handston and Markus Loving, take you on a rollercoaster ride through the art of critical thinking. With unapologetic candor and razor-sharp wit, they navigate the terrain of skepticism, dissecting biases, and tackling common pitfalls in reasoning. Their aim? To equip listeners with the intellectual tools needed to navigate the modern world with a discerning eye. Get ready to challenge your preconceptions and dive into the depths of critical thought, all while enjoying the trademark no-nonsense approach of the show. Buckle up and tune in – this episode promises to be a high-voltage journey for those who crave mental acumen and straight-up insights.

Duration:00:31:42

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Living Authentically – No Compromises - Episode #2

10/24/2023
In the second episode of "Straight Up. No Bullshit: Living Authentically – No Compromises," hosts Don Handston and Markus Loving delve deep into the pursuit of genuine self-expression and authenticity. They fearlessly explore the notion of refusing to compromise on who you are, shedding light on their own personal journeys and experiences in the process. In this bold and unapologetic discussion, listeners are encouraged to confront the barriers that often obstruct their path to living without compromise. It's a no-holds-barred conversation for those seeking to break free from the constraints of conformity and embrace their true selves. If you're ready to embark on a no-nonsense journey toward authentic living, this episode is not to be missed.

Duration:00:36:02

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Break Free from Mediocrity - Episode #1

10/18/2023
Welcome to the Straight Up, No Bullshit, The Don Handston Show. Your hosts, Markus Loving and Don Handston are going to push the limits, yet create an environment where it's safe to uncover the that holds you back so you can survive the mediocrity of today's life. We'll be admitting and revealing out own experiences so you can learn the skills and attitude you need to be who you are, No Bullshit.

Duration:00:37:27