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Aired 4 months ago 56:31
Finding The Next Einstein with Daniel Gross, Founder of Pioneer
When you think about the individuals who really shaped humanity over the past few centuries - your mind probably wanders to people like Albert Einstein, Picasso, Henry Ford, or Steve Jobs. These are the people who dared to dream about the future, to create masterpieces of art, or to invent new technologies. But what makes someone successful? Is it just that they had great talent or is it partly the circumstances of their life? Pioneer is on a mission to help discover people with the potential to become great innovators and give them the resources they need to be successful. Daniel Gross is the founder of Pioneer and previously was a partner at Y-Combinator and a former Director at Apple. In this episode, Daniel shares the story of Pioneer and his mission to uncover hidden potential across the globe.
Aired 2 months ago 16:54
HLN Spotlights Todd Kohlhepp Murders
Prominent Upstate SC realtor Todd Kohlhepp's double life fell apart when he was arrested Nov. 3, 2016 after authorities found Kala Brown chained up in a shipping container on Kohlhepp's 96-acre Woodruff property. Ms. Brown had been missing from nearby Anderson, SC for two months. Kohlhepp wasÂ charged with kidnapping Brown, sexually assaulting her and killing Charlie David Carver, who was Brown's boyfriend at the time. He was later charged with killing a Spartanburg couple, Johnny Coxie and Meagan McCraw Coxie, before confessing to the Superbike quadruple murder, a homicide investigation going on since Nov. 6, 2003 when he shot Scott Ponder, Brian Lucas, Beverly Guy and Chris SherbertÂ at a Chesnee, SC motorcycle shop. HLN's new original series "Lies, Crimes & Video" is an eight-part true crime show giving viewers an intimate look inside huge criminal investigations. The series will be featuring the Todd Kohlhepp story thisÂ Saturday,Â June 15th at 8 p.m. ET/PT.Â CLICK TO WATCH A PREVIEW Kohlhepp is serving out seven life sentences in a South Carolina prison after being convicted of killing these seven people.Â Daniel Gross, now with The Greenville News, was working with The Spartanburg Herald when authorities arrested Kohlhepp and has followed the case since.Â Todd Kohlhepp continues to write Daniel from prison.Â Daniel talks with me about his "unusual" relationship with Todd Kohlhepp.
Aired 3 months ago 48:04
The Law That Kept 2 Generations Of Immigrants Out Of The U.S.
Journalist Daniel Okrent says that the eugenics movement â€” a junk science that stemmed from the belief that certain races and ethnicities were morally and genetically superior to others â€” informed the Immigration Act of 1924, which restricted entrance to the U.S. Jews, Italians, Greeks and other Eastern Europeans were targeted. Okrent talks about the parallel between the xenophobia of the early 20th century and President Trump's hard-line stance today. His book is 'The Guarded Gate.' Also, critic John Powers shares an appreciation of HBO's Veep, as the series comes to a close.