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Life's a Rollercoaster Ride! Stories of Inspiration and Change.

Life's a Rollercoaster Ride! Stories of Inspiration and Change.
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Irvine, CA

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Life's a Rollercoaster Ride! Stories of Inspiration and Change.

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English


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9/24/18 - from the KUCI 88.9fm Studios - Janeane spoke with Performance artist/Philanthropist Krissy Terry

9/24/2018
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PERFORMING ARTIST/PHILANTHROPIST KRISSY TERRY LAUNCHES NEW PLATFORMS FOR FITNESS & WELL-BEING Los Angeles, CA Performing artist Krissy Terry is launching 2 new health enhancing platforms: Alpha Fitness Body Therapy with existing NBA, NFL, and American Horror Story clientele, which is a one-on-one fitness therapy pain free solution; and Girls Night Fitness, a dance-exercise program that empowers women to feel confident, fit, and sexy through a 30-day program. Girls Night Fitness can be...

Duration:00:15:21

Monday September 24, 2018 at 9:30am - Cole W. Williams, award-winning children’s book author chats with host Janeane LIVE on KUCI 88.9fm!

9/24/2018
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Cole W. Williams, award-winning children’s book author, who has a new book coming out this fall! Dr. Brainchild & Radar: A Popcorn Discovery (Oct. 2) shares the story of a young scientist who makes a startling discovery involving a magnetron, a melted bar of chocolate and some corn kernels. Radar, a trusty wolf partner, is there to assist along the way! Cole focuses on introducing science to kids in a fun way, and she intentionally kept Dr. Brainchild gender-neutral so that boys and girls...

Duration:00:10:58

Monday September 24 at 9:15am, Director Lisa Dapolito joins Janeane to talk about her film, LOVE Gilda

9/24/2018
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In her own words, comedienne Gilda Radner looks back and reflects on her life and career. Weaving together recently discovered audiotapes, interviews with her friends, rare home movies and diaries read by modern day comediennes (including Amy Poehler), LOVE Gilda offers a unique window into the honest and whimsical world of a beloved performer whose greatest role was sharing her story. —Director Lisa Dapolito Trailer https://youtu.be/1B44XRFotuo Website to get tix...

Duration:00:10:54

Monday September 24 at 9am pst, Janeane spoke with filmmaker JOSÉ PABLO ESTRADA TORRESCANO about his film MAMACITA, featuring his 95-year-old grandmother

9/24/2018
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US PREMIERE 75 MIN | Documentary | Spanish | Germany/ Mexico | 2018 A filmmaker fulfills his promise to make a film about his 95-year-old grandmother, showcasing her big personality and along the way uncovering the source of deep familial wounds. Mamacita is a force of nature: businesswoman, former beauty queen, mother and grandmother. She built her family’s wealth by spearheading an enormous Mexican beauty empire. Now at 95, this matriarch remains as strong-willed and impassioned as ever....

Duration:00:14:41

September 17 at 9:15am - photographer, writer, and producer Adrien Finkel joined host Janeane on KUCI 88.9fm to talk about My Naked Truth Project.

9/17/2018
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Adrien Finkel is a photographer, writer, and producer based in Los Angeles, California. When not producing television, Adrien devotes her time to My Naked Truth Project, a visual catalog of quotes, personal confessions, and advice shared with her by friends and strangers. She has a degree in dramatic performance and a French cooking certification. Discover more at mynakedtruthproject.com and follow My Naked Truth Project on Facebook and Instagram.

Duration:00:14:28

Coming up Monday September 17 at 9:00am on KUCI 88.9fm - MICHELLE LECLAIR Author of PERFECTLY CLEAR: Escaping Scientology and Fighting for the Woman I Love. Michelle is the former President of Scientology's international humanitarian organization.

9/17/2018
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The revelatory memoir by former "poster girl for Scientology" Michelle LeClair about her defection from the Church, her newly accepted sexual identity, and the lengths to which Scientology went to silence it. MICHELLE LECLAIR Author of PERFECTLY CLEAR: Escaping Scientology and Fighting for the Woman I Love For years, Michelle LeClair, former President of Scientology's international humanitarian organization, tried to reconcile her sexual orientation with the anti-gay ideology of the church....

Duration:00:15:27

Smartphones could reduce your social stress according to UCI Ph.D. candidate John Hunter. He joined Janeane live on KUCI Monday September 17 at 9:30am pst to discuss his research.

9/17/2018
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John Hunter, Ph.D. candidate joins host Janeane to discuss his research on how smartphones are security blankets. “When people can shift their attention away from environmental stressors toward the symbolic connections offered by their phones, it may mitigate feelings of isolation and can provide a sense of security,” says the study’s lead author, John Hunter, a UCI Ph.D. candidate in psychology & social behavior.

Duration:00:11:55

Monday September 17 at 9:45am pst - Stephen Barker, Dean of UC Irvine's Claire Trevor School of the Arts joined host Janeane

9/17/2018
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Stephen Barker, Dean of UC Irvine's Claire Trevor School of the Arts and Director of the UCI Museum and Institute for the Art of California joins host Janeane to highlight events coming up in the fall, what freshman/transfer students can do to get enmeshed in campus life and CTSA events, what makes CTSA such an outstanding school, and more. Plus, Dean Barker will discuss his background and some of his experiences since joining UCI. Stephen Barker, Dean of the Claire Trevor School of the Arts...

Duration:00:13:43

The incredibly atheletic and driven Jackie Krisher joined Janeane to talk about what she has been up to since being featured in Clare Imler's No Limits film. She plans to hike Mount Kilimanjaro in 2020 when she is...87!

9/7/2018
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Jackie is filled with stories of resilience, drive and determination! Currently she is 85 years old, working, and training whenever possible. She juggles her passion for CrossFit, hiking and other athletic pursuits while raising funds for the Leukemia and Lymphoma Society. Her goal is to be able to go to Africa to hike Mount Kilimanjaro in 2020, when she will be 87. She will be the oldest woman to hike Mount Kilimanjaro. Since we spoke, Jackie shared that in 2016 she completed a 50 mile...

Duration:00:40:00

9/3/18 9:45am pst - author Kathryn Berla joined host Janeane on KUCI 88.9fm!

9/3/2018
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Every year, it comes. And every year, it reminds Grace that someone knows her deepest secret—the secret whose silence has tormented Grace over the years. That secret began with an innocent gang of teenage friends who called themselves The Kitty Committee. The Kitty Committee of Grace’s youth was ostensibly a group of friendship and support. But the friends fell victim to the ringleader’s manipulative personality and recklessness, which set the girls on a course of vigilante justice,...

Duration:00:09:42

9/3/18 9:30am pst - Kindness Advocate, Marie Unanue, joined host Janeaneon KUCI 88.9fm!

9/3/2018
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Marie Unanue is a Kindness Advocate, helping children and their families incorporate more kindness into their lives through her #LetsAllBeKind Challenge. Kids are encouraged to print out a sign and take a picture with them at the kindness scene to spread this positive message, and then share it on social media with @MarieUnanueAuthor using the #LetsAllBeKind to use social media in a positive way. “The Adventures of Phatty and Payaso: Central Park,” (iUniverse, August 24, 2018) is an Early...

Duration:00:12:26

9/3@9amPT thriller writer Lori Rader-Day on KUCI 88.9fm!

9/3/2018
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Lori Rader-Day is an Anthony Award winner and William Morrow/Harper Collins novelist whose frontlist title this summer hinges on a plot drive by the "dark sky" community. Essentially there are internationally protected areas where lights are off so that the stars can be seen and there is no "light pollution." Lori Rader-Day’s debut mystery, The Black Hour, won the 2015 Anthony Award for Best First Novel and was a finalist for the 2015 Mary Higgins Clark Award. Her second novel, Little Pretty...

Duration:00:13:11

9/3/18 - Janeane spoke with Judge Marylin Atkins about her upcoming book,

9/3/2018
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Judge Marylin Atkins is releasing a new memoir on Oct. 9 that takes readers on a behind-the-scenes tour of her life, defying convention, racism and smashing glass ceilings. She's a stunning woman who conquered adversity throughout her life and embraced her family's legacy of colorblind love in an often unwelcoming world. To give you a little more background -- When Marylin was a baby, she was adopted by a black couple in Saginaw, Michigan. Her adoptive mother was abusive, but this fueled her...

Duration:00:28:39

8/23/18 - KJ DELL’ANTONIA Former lead editor of the New York Times Motherlode blog shares how parents can find more joy in their day-to-day family lives

8/23/2018
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As a mom of four and a beloved parenting writer at the New York Times, KJ Dell’Antonia found herself asking the question that plagues most modern parents at some point in our lives: Why does this have to suck so much? In her hopeful, solution-packed book, HOW TO BE A HAPPIER PARENT, KJ draws on interviews and research, including her own, to offer not just an answer to that question (it’s not all our fault), but ideas parents can use to shift their family lives away from the stress and...

Duration:00:15:34

8/21/18 - Yoga Master and Personal Transformation Expert Jake Ferree joins host Janeane Bernstein

8/21/2018
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Jake is a highly sought after Yoga instructor, personal trainer and healer. He has been in the fitness industry for over 10 years and is a Lululemon Ambassador Los Angeles trainerjake.com Jake Ferree Whether through a yoga class, private training, thai massage therapy, or a breathwork/healing session, Jake teaches from the heart with a simple yet powerful message: There is always more to explore and discover. Dedicated to your personal transformation inside and out, Jake's true gift lies in...

Duration:00:43:25

8/20/18 - 9:45am pst - First-time filmmaker Nick Scown on behalf of PRETTY BAD ACTRESS PRETTY BAD ACTRESS STARRING JILLIAN BELL AND HEATHER McCOMB

8/20/2018
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Former child star Gloria Green (Heather McComb) not only has to save her career, but her own life when she gets kidnapped by a stalker (John Hensley) after an audition along with an obsessed fan (Stephanie Hodes). Gloria's only hope is her loyal assistant, Cheryl (Jillian Bell) since her manager, Al (Danny Woodburn), is more interested in using the kidnapping to save Gloria's fledgling career than save his client's life in this sharp and funny look at fame and obsessive fan culture in the...

Duration:00:11:03

8/20/18 9:30am pst - Award-winning author and blogger, Dana Bowman, joins Janeane to talk about her latest book,

8/20/2018
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Award-winning author and popular blogger Dana Bowman talks about her upcoming memoir, HOW TO BE PERFECT LIKE ME (A Central Recovery Press paperback; on sale August 21, 2018). Bowman candidly recounts how her alcoholic relapse impacted her family, relationships, and her sense of self-worth. Illustrating her relatable challenges with insightful wit and dry humor, this mother of two offers a much-needed perspective on recovery and the unique struggles it presents to mothers.

Duration:00:13:45

8/20/18 - Matt Coulter of the BeYOUtiful Foundation calls in to our KUCI studios at 9:15am pst

8/20/2018
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Providing hope, resources and a path to feeling beYOUtiful. A community committed to women of all ages defying the odds against cancer #bettertogether The BeYOUtiful Foundation is a 501(c)3 non-profit organization committed to taking ACTION! Awareness has been created, it’s time to make a real difference. Designed to provide hope, love and a path to feeling beYOUtiful. Connecting salons & stylists to local survivors, providing online education (covering cutting, styling, utilizing wigs &...

Duration:00:15:22

Today 8/20/18 9:00am pst - “Last Curtain Call,” a family drama set in the music world that stars Christopher Maleki (Passions, Days of Our Lives, Port Charles), David Proval (The Sopranos, Mean Streets), and Billy Wirth (The Lost Boys), will play at t

8/20/2018
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LOS ANGELES – August, 2018 -- “Last Curtain Call,” a family drama set in the music world that stars Christopher Maleki (Passions, Days of Our Lives, Port Charles), David Proval (The Sopranos, Mean Streets), and Billy Wirth (The Lost Boys), will play at the Arena Cinelounge, 6464 Sunset Blvd, in Hollywood from August 24- 30, 2018. Indie Rights will release the film domestically on digital platforms beginning on August 24th. Prior to the theatrical run and digital release, there will be a...

Duration:00:14:14

Artist and actress, Keiko Agena, speaks to Janeane about her inspiring workbook, "NO MISTAKES: A Perfect Workbook for Imperfect Artists"

8/13/2018
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NO MISTAKES: A Perfect Workbook for Imperfect Artists What if there were no mistakes? OK, that's impossible--but what if you learned to view your mistakes in a whole new light? In this inspiring workbook, artist and Gilmore Girls actress Keiko Agena guides you through simple exercises based on one of the founding ideas of improv: Any misstep is an opportunity for growth and creativity. Interspersed with coloring pages and original artwork by Agena, each exercise teaches you to confront your...

Duration:00:13:26