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Insights Into Things is a podcast network bringing unique perspectives and deep dives into some of the every day things we deal with on a regular basis. From the trials and tribulations teenagers face, to mysteries and frustrations of today's technology, to perspectives on historical events and how they affect us today right down to the latest in pop culture and entertainment news. Insights Into Things offers shows that provide perspective, knowledge and insights into things that matter to you. Insights Into Things, insightful podcasts by informative hosts

Insights Into Things is a podcast network bringing unique perspectives and deep dives into some of the every day things we deal with on a regular basis. From the trials and tribulations teenagers face, to mysteries and frustrations of today's technology, to perspectives on historical events and how they affect us today right down to the latest in pop culture and entertainment news. Insights Into Things offers shows that provide perspective, knowledge and insights into things that matter to you. Insights Into Things, insightful podcasts by informative hosts

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Sewell, NJ

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Insights Into Things is a podcast network bringing unique perspectives and deep dives into some of the every day things we deal with on a regular basis. From the trials and tribulations teenagers face, to mysteries and frustrations of today's technology, to perspectives on historical events and how they affect us today right down to the latest in pop culture and entertainment news. Insights Into Things offers shows that provide perspective, knowledge and insights into things that matter to you. Insights Into Things, insightful podcasts by informative hosts

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English

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856-345-9994


Episodes

Insights Into Teens: Episode 71 "Q&A Series: Existential and Philosophical Questions"

6/22/2020
This weeks set of questions get's deep. We talk about hypothetical, existential, philosophical and religious questions. From conversation starters such as "would you rather live at the beach or mountains" to philosophical questions like "is it ever ok to lie" we've got a load of unanswered questions. We'll talk about surviving the Zombie Apocalypse to what would you like to be famous for. We'll ask the difficult questions like "do adults automatically deserve respect" right down to "what do...

Duration:00:49:07

Insights Into Entertainment: Episode 70 "A Splash of Soccer"

6/15/2020
Disneyland Resort releases details of it's reopening plan starting on July 17th, the parks 65th anniversary. Disney saves another sport, this time Major League Soccer will be housing it's next active tournament at ESPN's Wide World of Sports. And Disney faces backlash over Splash Mountain and it's "Song of the South" based theme. In Entertainment News we take a look at the trademark battle brewing between the United States Space Force and Netflix's Space Force for international...

Duration:00:39:46

Insights Into Teens: Episode 70 "School Refusal"

6/15/2020
Anxiety, stress and fear in a teenager can lead to an unwillingness or inability to attend school. This week we discuss what School Refusal is. We'll look at the symptoms and warning signs to look for. We'll investigate some of the common causes of School Refusal. And we will look at some of the ways that parents and guardians can help their children overcome some of these issues. Teenage years are stressful in nature. Add to that the social awkwardness associated with school, the...

Duration:00:46:01

Insights Into Tomorrow: Episode 6 "Artificial Intelligence"

6/8/2020
Is Artificial Intelligence the future of human development or the potential downfall of human civilization? What is the state of Artificial Intelligence today? What are the pro's and con's of artificial intelligence? We address these and many other questions in this episode of Insights Into Tomorrow. We'll take a look at the four different levels of Artificial Intelligence and where today's rudimentary AI has the potential of going. Then we'll ask the tough questions about AI. Should we...

Duration:00:59:51

Insights Into Teens: Episode 68 "Making the Grade during COVID-19"

6/1/2020
The impact of the COVID-19 pandemic stretches well beyond the devastating impact of the illness itself. The circumstances of quarantine and isolation have far reaching impacts on every facet of life as we know it. This week we explore the impact on teens and their ability to excel academically. Madison had a few surprisingly low grades that left her concerned and a bit shaken. Blaming herself for failure she was pretty hard on herself for the grades. We explore the impact that our current...

Duration:00:49:52

Insights Into Entertainment: Episode 68 "Star Wars...Nothing But Star Wars"

6/1/2020
Disney Detective uncovers plans for the phased Reopening of Walt Disney World Resort Theme Parks, Resort Hotels and Disney Stores and we've finally got official dates for the staggered reopening along with service restrictions and other precautionary measures being taken. Star Wars Insights takes a look at how Stormtroopers are helping to encourage social distancing at Disney Springs. Ahmed Best, known for the iconic role of Jar Jar Binks returns to the Star Wars universe with a new game...

Duration:00:42:44

Insights Into Entertainment: Episode 67 "Facemasks, Bonuses and Baby Yoda"

5/25/2020
As Disney readies to open it's parks there is controversy swelling around the use of facemasks. Disney heir and grandson of Walt Disney is the latest family member to come out against the corporate giants policies on paying bonuses to management during a massive furlough of it's employees. George Lucas talks about a little known link between Yoda of Empire Strikes Back and Baby Yoda of The Mandalorian. Universal Studios announces it will be the first mega theme park to open in the Orlando...

Duration:00:56:44

Insights Into Teens: Episode 67 "Balancing Emotions"

5/25/2020
Teens face a deluge of emotions both positive and negative. Balancing those emotions and dealing with them can be a monumental challenge as they tackle all of the other issues associated with being a teenager. This week we look at five different techniques to help you balance those emotions so you can deal with them, keep them in check and turn them into constructive aspects of your personality. We'll look at how to ride the wave of emotions, discuss meditation and mindfulness techniques,...

Duration:01:01:48

Insights Into Entertainment: Episode 66 "It's All Fake Anyway"

5/23/2020
Disney Detective looks at the recently published plan for the reopening of Disney World starting with a phase I approach that has Disney Springs partially opening. We'll also look at Disney's 'Frozen' show on Broadway becoming another apparent casualty of the COVID-19 situation. In Star Wars Insights we'll take a look at a Twitter storm surrounding comments made by Lucasfilm executive Matt Martin. More importantly, we'll look at the fan reaction to his off the cuff comments and see just how...

Duration:00:50:53

Insights Into Teens: Episode 66 "Q&A Series: Emotions, Dreams and Life Events"

5/23/2020
In another Q&A sessions we explore emotions, dreams and life events with Madison. We will talk about simple things like what thrills and excites teens and what is the best thing about being a teenager. We will also discuss sleep habits, dreams and nightmares. Then we'll talk about some of Madison's earliest memories, regrets and embarrassing moments and much more. Audio Youtube Subscribe to Audio Subscribe to Youtube

Duration:00:55:35

Insights Into Tomorrow: Episode 5 "SETI"

5/11/2020
What is the Search for Extra-Terrestrial Intelligence, when did it start, is it worth what it costs and what happens if we find something? We'll investigate these questions in this edition of the podcast while also looking at a history of SETI, radio astronomy and how academics, enthusiasts and the cold war drive America's efforts with SETI. We'll ponder the philosophical question of whether there is intelligent life in the universe and we'll talk about the Drake Equation and how many of...

Duration:01:03:40

Insights Into Entertainment: Episode 65 "Skywalker in the Shadows"

5/11/2020
Disney is bringing back The Wonderful World of Disney Movie Night with a few modern classics. The Haunted Mansion is getting it's own board game in October. And Pixar is cooking up some fun with their popular animated characters for the kids, all this week on Disney Detective. Star Wars Insights takes a look at the reports of Taika Waititi helming a forthcoming Star Wars movie And Lego Star Wars returns with The Skywalker Saga featuring some original actors voices and some never before...

Duration:00:53:29

Insights Into Teens: Episode 65 "Food and Cooking"

5/11/2020
This week we take a look at some of the nutritional requirements of teens. We'll look at what teens should be eating for healthy growth and some of the more obscure things to avoid as well. Then we'll talk about the importance of the Family Dinner. The benefits go well beyond the nutritional intake and can help emotionally and intellectually and play a major role in a teen's personal growth. In our last segment we'll talk about the benefits of getting teens into the kitchen and involved in...

Duration:00:57:10

Insights Into Teens: Episode 63 "Future Goals"

4/27/2020
This week we take a look at some common goals that teens have for the near and long term future. We'll examine which short term goals are worth exploring and the benefits they offer. We will also look at how to tackle the bigger long term goals and why you want to start making plans in advance for them in order to make them more obtainable. We will then explore hints and advice on how parents, guardians, friends and loved ones can help their teen to achieve these goals. We'll look at how...

Duration:00:47:33

Insights Into Entertainment: Episode 63 "Unanswered Questions"

4/27/2020
This week's Disney Detective explorers to real possibility of the Disney Parks in the United States possibly not opening for the remainder of the year and what that means for safety, the park visitors and the staff. Abigail Disney is once again in grabbing headlines with her vulgarity laced charges against the Disney company for their recent furlough of park employees. And despite the parks being closed there is a new lawsuit raging against the Frozen ride in Epcot. Star Wars Insights...

Duration:00:54:21

Insights Into Entertainment: Episode 61 "Whipping up the Streams"

4/13/2020
Disney continues to do their part to help us get through self quarantine by streaming Illuminations from Disneyland Paris as well as bringing musical magic to ABC with their Disney Family Singalong all while enjoying the delights of a homemade Dole Whip thanks to the publication of their famous recipe. In entertainment news we are seeing other networks get in the spirit of bringing casts of favorite shows together us with the casts of Glee, SCTV, Zoey's Extraordinary Playlist and Jesus...

Duration:00:48:13

Insights Into Teens: Episode 61 "Artistic Expression"

4/13/2020
This week we highlight the artistic talents of our co-host Madison. We'll take a look at several outlets for artistic expression that she enjoys from music to writing and illustration to creative construction. We've got a few pre-recorded segments that will allow us to showcase Madison's musical talents on the Trumpet and some spoken word versions of her creative writing exploits. We also took the time to digitize a selection of her artwork. We'll get a chance to look at how her artistic...

Duration:01:03:20

Insights Into Entertainment: Episode 60 "Furloughs and Landgrabs"

4/6/2020
Disney is forced to reluctantly furlough non-essential employees in the wake of the continued shutdown of operations due to COVID-19, but they are still covering their health insurance and Disney execs are taking one for the team as well. At the same time Disney is expanding their landholdings around Disney World in Florida and donating masks and ponchos to health care workers on the frontline of the Coronavirus crisis. In Star Wars Insights we'll take a look at a change in writers for the...

Duration:00:50:43

Insights Into Entertainment: Episode 59 "A Horse of a Different Color"

3/30/2020
Disney announces it's keeping it's parks close indefinitely during the Coronovirus outbreak, but continuing to pay it's park workers. In a sea of disturbing news we get a nice feel good story as Disney's Animal Kingdom welcomes a new as yet to be named Zebra foal to the park. Details start to emerge on Season 2 of The Mandalorian as folks in the UK can finally stream the new Star Wars series with the debut of Disney's streaming service in that country. We have some rumors and details of the...

Duration:00:56:29

Insights Into Teens: Episode 59 "A Tribute to Dorian"

3/30/2020
This week we take time out of a regular podcast schedule to pay tribute to a family member we lost. Last week our beloved cat Dorian encountered some medical issues. After a dire prognosis from the vet we made the difficult decision to put her down rather than to have her suffer. It was a difficult decision but one that was in her best interest. This week we celebrate the life of Dorian by reminiscing about some of our fondest memories of her. How she adopted us shortly after we moved into...

Duration:00:56:04