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No topic is safe. Diabolically dialectical with engaging content and relevant information. This snarky, impactful, 20-30 minute podcast presents a new topic weekly to stock your social drinking arsenal with witty banter and sexy dinner conversation without disrupting your schedule. Long enough to gain valuable insight and short enough not to arouse suspicion in the bathroom when hiding from visiting relatives. This podcast is authentic and has hard conversations at times. Comments and suggestions encouraged at www.playingda.com or @playing_da on Twitter. Don't worry, I don't bite--not since COVID. Look forward to having you sit with me by the fire! This podcast uses the following third-party services for analysis: Chartable - https://chartable.com/privacy Podcorn - https://podcorn.com/privacy

No topic is safe. Diabolically dialectical with engaging content and relevant information. This snarky, impactful, 20-30 minute podcast presents a new topic weekly to stock your social drinking arsenal with witty banter and sexy dinner conversation without disrupting your schedule. Long enough to gain valuable insight and short enough not to arouse suspicion in the bathroom when hiding from visiting relatives. This podcast is authentic and has hard conversations at times. Comments and suggestions encouraged at www.playingda.com or @playing_da on Twitter. Don't worry, I don't bite--not since COVID. Look forward to having you sit with me by the fire! This podcast uses the following third-party services for analysis: Chartable - https://chartable.com/privacy Podcorn - https://podcorn.com/privacy

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United States

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No topic is safe. Diabolically dialectical with engaging content and relevant information. This snarky, impactful, 20-30 minute podcast presents a new topic weekly to stock your social drinking arsenal with witty banter and sexy dinner conversation without disrupting your schedule. Long enough to gain valuable insight and short enough not to arouse suspicion in the bathroom when hiding from visiting relatives. This podcast is authentic and has hard conversations at times. Comments and suggestions encouraged at www.playingda.com or @playing_da on Twitter. Don't worry, I don't bite--not since COVID. Look forward to having you sit with me by the fire! This podcast uses the following third-party services for analysis: Chartable - https://chartable.com/privacy Podcorn - https://podcorn.com/privacy

Twitter:

@playing_da

Language:

English

Contact:

702-351-1769


Episodes

Ali Pruitt: Being A Digital Nomad

10/27/2021
S1: E55: Ali Pruitt: Being A Digital Nomad SummaryAli Pruitt discusses balancing life & work while working remotely, her 6-week course on work-life balance, challenges of working remotely, the learning curve of being a digital nomad, perpetual plugged-in burnout, the type of lifestyle you dream of having, and what it takes to get started. Special GuestAli Pruitt - Accomplished digital nomad professional Time Stamps[00:00-Intro] [02:05-Meet Ali] [39:55 - Outro] Key Takeaways*Why do dreams die...

Duration:00:40:22

Melanie Verstraete: Breaking Toxic Relationship Cycles

10/20/2021
S1: E54: Melanie Verstraete: Breaking Toxic Relationship Cycles SummaryMelanie joins the show to discuss toxic relationship circles, how you are not your past unless you live there, snarky truth statements, owning your sh**, making personal development & growth a priority, and insane personal stories. FREE CLASS: Oct 25-29th: Bad at Love - come get the details. Special GuestMelanie Verstraete - Accomplished love & relationship coach and life survivor. Time Stamps[00:00-Intro] [02:53-Meet...

Duration:00:52:50

Alexandra Nima: The Solution is in Free Expression

10/13/2021
S1: E53: Alexandra Nima: The Solution is in Free Expression SummaryAlexandra Nima discusses art, free expression, the FIRE financial model, Gen Z, inspiration of change, and the importance of inner journeys and the delights of failing miserably. Special GuestAlexandra Nima - Accomplished artist and thought-leader. Time Stamps[00:00-Intro] [02:07-Meet Alexandra Nima] [36:57 - Outro] Key Takeaways*Costumes provide a sense of freedom *Reading rocks, knowledge is power *Break the mold of...

Duration:00:37:38

Shelly Drymon: Falling Apart Successfully

10/6/2021
S1: E52: Shelly Drymon: Falling Apart Successfully SummaryShelly from Women Over 50: Life Redesigned, joins the show and shares how falling apart may be the best thing that ever happens to you, how bad decisions are great stories at parties, drunk texting actually dials karma's number, and how accountability sets you free. Special GuestShelly Drymon - Accomplished woman and Podcast Host of Women Over 50: Life Redesigned. Time Stamps[00:00-Intro] [01:55-Meet Shelly Drymon] [33:13 - Outro] Key...

Duration:00:33:52

Compelling Paranormal with Soul Sisters Paranormal & Dr. Kristy Sumner

9/30/2021
S1: E51: Compelling Paranormal with Soul Sisters Paranormal & Dr. Kristy Sumner SummaryDr. Kristy Sumner joins the show and discusses paranormal investigation with Soul Sisters Paranormal, quantifying the unexplainable, bad boys like good soap operas, experiences that she has had, respecting history, making connections, and a possible Vegas sleepover - wait, what? Special GuestDr. Kristy Sumner - Accomplished paranormal investigator with Soul Sisters Paranormal. Time Stamps[00:00-Intro]...

Duration:00:37:35

The Best Way to Eat Me is With a Spork

9/27/2021
S1: E50: The Best Way to Eat Me is With a Spork SummaryJoin Playing Devil's Advocate and listen to Kelly explain what sporkalicious is, learn the disturbing facts about microdrones, and the reality of animals shapeshifting due to climate change. The real horror - is the Taco Bell story. Time Stamps[00:00-Intro] [04:33-Big Brother Butts In] [06:59-How Hot, Too Hot] [09:09-Tour of Insanity] [10:30-What's Coming] [10:54 - Outro] Key Takeaways*The Human Condition is my niche *I have an obsession...

Duration:00:11:11

Craig & David with The Evil Down the Street

9/22/2021
S1: E49: Craig & David with The Evil Down the Street SummaryCraig & David join PDA and illustrate the importance of being good at what you do, alligator wrestling, speaking your mind, and their films The Evil Down the Street and The Crumbs, Love & Quarantine, and Demon Fighter - you don't want to miss this! Special GuestCraig Ahrens & David Espinosa - Award-winning Directors and Actors of multi-hyphenated talents. Time Stamps[00:00-Intro] [02:02-Meet Craig & David] [47:57 - Outro] Key...

Duration:00:48:44

Jake on Churches, Castles, Beer & Krampus

9/20/2021
S1: E48: Jake on Churches, Castles, Beer & Krampus SummaryJoin Jake & Kelly as they discuss secrets of travel to save money, beer is life, alternatives to Oktoberfest, perks of using a tour guide in Bavaria, castle names that I can't spell that are rich with history - and things that smell like beef & cheese. Get 15% off by answering the trivia at the end! Special GuestJake Doherty - Award-winning Bavarian Tour Guide Time Stamps[00:00-Intro] [02:15-Meet Jake] [35:26 - Outro] Key...

Duration:00:36:18

Olivia Brooke: Energy Alchemist

9/16/2021
S1: E47: Olivia Brooke: Energy Alchemist SummaryOlivia, an Energy Alchemist, joins the show to discuss shifting energy, psychic spectrum, a powerful CoParenting resource in the future, and her specialization of working with seasoned entrepreneurs that are women and enhancing their lives. Special GuestOlivia Brook - Accomplished, talented Energy Alchemist Time Stamps[00:00-Intro] [02:42-Meet Olivia] [28:22 - Outro] Key Takeaways*Your superpower usually finds you *How do you become an Energy...

Duration:00:29:06

Tristan Miller: Manic Impressive & A Dose of Legalized Insanity

9/13/2021
S1: E46: Tristan Miller: Manic Impressive - Armchair Therapy SummaryTristan joins the show and discusses his specialty of making art for and about mental wellness, the link between mental wellness and the entertainment industry, teenage angst as lyrical poetry on Xbox, and how he became the esteemed stand-up comedian that he is. Special GuestTristan Miller - Award-winning actor, comedian, writer, and multi-faceted talent Time Stamps[00:00-Intro] [02:53-Meet Tristan] [44:40 - Outro] Key...

Duration:00:45:24

Garrett Piland: Navigating Toxic Divorce

9/9/2021
S1: E45: Garrett Piland: Navigating Toxic Divorce SummaryConflict Coach, Garrett Piland, tells us about his turbulent past, toxic relationship, high-conflict divorce, and reveals the tools we can use to disengage and change our story. If you feel defeated...this guy right here... Special GuestGarrett Piland - Personal Conflict Coach Time Stamps[00:00-Intro] [03:21-Meet Garrett] [31:08 - Outro] Key Takeaways*Fuck cancer *Divorce can cause PTSD *Never stop fighting for your kids; it's required...

Duration:00:32:10

Wayne Leiss: Essential Oil & Adventures in Connections

9/6/2021
S1: E44: Wayne Leiss: Essential Oil & Adventures in Connections SummaryWayne Leiss enlightens us on the benefits of essential oils, touch therapy, travel, hug therapy, massage, and everything delicious about self-care, especially for the male listener. Join us in topics surrounding a quintessential spa day! Special GuestWayne Leiss - Accredited and accomplished massage therapist and travel guru. Time Stamps[00:00-Intro] [03:24-Meet Wayne] [39:50 - Outro] Key Takeaways*Travel aficionado and...

Duration:00:40:29

Erika Santiago: No More Silos

9/3/2021
S1: E43: Erika Santiago: No More Silos SummaryErika Santiago joins Playing Devil's Advocate and reveals the ins and outs of how cultural Christianity has played a significant role in society, how some questions are hard to answer, how religion is good & bad, and the benefits of being curious. Special GuestErika Santiago - Cultural Christianity guru, history buff, and Podcast host of 'No More Silos' Time Stamps[00:00-Intro] [01:52-Meet Erika] [31:55 - Outro] Key Takeaways*Life is unexpected...

Duration:00:32:34

Jimi Fritz: Confessions of An Ethical Drug Dealer

8/30/2021
S1: E42: Jimi Fritz: Confessions of An Ethical Drug Dealer SummaryThe Ethical Drug Dealer, Jimi Fritz, identifies good drugs & bad drugs, the truth about religion, how the Greeks did it right, and everything in between - including his new book - Confessions of An Ethical Drug Dealer: A Psychedelic Travelogue Memoir. WARNING: Humongous vocabulary in this episode. Special GuestJimi Fritz - Author, Musician, travel guru, and ethical drug dealer. Time Stamps[00:00-Intro] [02:01-Meet Jimi] [31:02...

Duration:00:31:44

Jeffrey Deskovic: Conviction to Exoneration

8/25/2021
S1: E41: Jeffrey Deskovic: Conviction to Exoneration SummaryJeffrey Deskovic was wrongfully arrested at 16 and convicted at 17 for the rape and murder of a local girl in a small town. He fought for his freedom, became an attorney, and now fights for others. Deskovic spent 16 years fighting and is here to tell his story. Special GuestJeffrey Deskovic - Exoneree turned attorney and founder of the Deskovic Foundation. Deskovic is now an advocate for ending wrongful convictions. Time...

Duration:00:47:22

Jia Wertz: Conviction

8/22/2021
S1: E40: Jia Wertz: Conviction SummaryIndependent documentary filmmaker Jia Wertz, Director of Conviction, her award-winning short film about the wrongful conviction of Jeffrey Deskovic, discusses her vision and experiences pursuing stories of social justice and exposing inconsistencies in the American Justice System. Special GuestJia Wertz - Independent filmmaker and accomplished fashion designer with a stunning, award-winning documentary called Conviction. Time Stamps[00:00-Intro]...

Duration:00:31:45

Robert Gill, Jr: Happiness Power

8/18/2021
S1: E39: Robert Gill, Jr: Happiness Power SummaryRobert Gill joins us to discuss how to learn happiness, how some people would give up sex before their cell phones, and living life with gratitude, altruism, purpose, and know your WHY. Special GuestRobert Gill, Jr - Accomplished author, publisher, investor, and CEO Time Stamps[00:00-Intro] [01:39-Meet Robert] [31:43 - Outro] Key Takeaways*Happiness can be learned *Americans are an unhappy lot *Happiness is a superpower *People would give up...

Duration:00:32:25

Sheetal: An Emotional Intelligence Toolkit Builds Success

8/15/2021
S1: E38: Sheetal: An Emotional Intelligence Toolkit Builds Success SummarySheetal Sujan joins the show and discusses the benefits of operating with emotional intelligence and the worse things that can happen when you don't. Special GuestSheetal Sujan - Extensively educated and accomplished personal & professional development trainer. Time Stamps[00:00-Intro] [03:29 - Meet Sheetal] [30:04 - Outro] Key Takeaways*Listen to the universe, it's telling you something *Emotional Intelligence is...

Duration:00:31:08

How To Kill Your Ex-husband & Not Get Caught: A Love Story

8/12/2021
S1: E37: How To Kill Your Ex-husband & Not Get Caught: A Love Story SummaryTaylor Stilwell joins the show and discusses marriage, divorce, co-parenting, making corporate policy entertaining, day drinking, charming Texas sayings, and her new book - How To Kill Your Ex-husband & Not Get Caught. Special GuestTaylor Stilwell - Comedic author, mom, surfer & vagitarian Time Stamps[00:00-Intro] [03:25-Meet Taylor] [30:45 - Outro] Key Takeaways*A college degree was Taylor's distraction from 'the...

Duration:00:31:25

Lisa David Olson: The Best Stories Start With 'Hold My Beer'

8/8/2021
S1: E36: Lisa David Olson: The Best Stories Start With 'Hold My Beer' SummaryLisa joins the show and we discuss how humor saved her life, you can't get cops to react to a prank, divorce potlucks may save the world, tacky is fun, celebrate weird, and life is short do the thing & try the stuff. Special GuestLisa David Olson - Accomplished comedian, author, podcast host, TedX Speaker, Creative Partner & Business Humorist Time Stamps[00:00-Intro] [03:58-Meet Lisa] [35:40 - Outro] Key...

Duration:00:36:46