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Dr. Leana Wen (with Rock the Boat)
"I'm happy to join you today. I am dr lena. I'm emergency physician and public health professor george washington university. I also previously served as the health commissioner for the city of baltimore into it wouldn't be a complete introduction here without mentioning that i am a chinese american immigrant. My parents and i came to the us. Just before. i turned eight. And i'm also the you mother of two. I have a son who just turned three and a baby daughter who is five months old. My gosh congratulations. I also noticed that you are from shanghai. As am i so. I don't know if that you still speak shanghainese at all at home. I actually never did. Because i was raised primarily with my grandparents on my father's side whom did not come from shanghai and so i understand shanghainese but actually never spoke. We will not do a practice here. team that don't come late rayo he say you're gonna understand it and kerley speak it. It's always great to connect with somebody from my hometown. We always love to start with an origin story. Lena and you just have such an incredible ordinance story. And you've talked about it in your ted talks and everything but i'm kind of curious like what little was like thinking about this because i look at my son and someone told me prior to you having kids and i didn't really understand this. They said your son or your your children will have all of your best characteristics but also all of your worst characteristics whereas you as parents or adults are able to filter out to end can elise temper your worst. Tendencies your wounded just wash. Show you on your worst using so. I'm thinking about that as i'm answer your question because when i see my son i think is a lot of the same of the worst tendencies up. I think i was very opinionated. Child if you who's who as adults don't find surprising at all. I don't know if i threw a lot of tantrums by son deafening does so i. I'm not sure if it from me or my husband but you know because my parents and i came. When i was pretty young and i think like many immigrant families. We went through a lot of hardships. When we first came to the us we came to utah. Which is another kind of a strange story. Because what shanghai china has in common with. Logan utah is really not very much. Yeah but my mother had actually spoken to a professor of hers back in shanghai and she had gotten into to university so we came because like might. My mother was a graduate student. Here and got into universities one was utah state university in logan utah and the other was university of illinois in chicago and her professor said to her. Oh utah that is. The place to be your. In retrospect your leg. Chicago's way more like shanghai than utah. I think it's just a reminder of how much of our lives are determined by circumstances like that and so we ended up in utah and then we were in la and you know. My parents always worked for jobs just to make ends meet. And so i think so much of what shapes be early on. Were the struggles. Have my parents went through. I mean these things that people referred to as entitlements me. My mother depend on wake when she was pregnant with my sister here in the us we depend on food stamps stamp in. We depend on a medicaid in children's health insurance program and i went to public school all the way throughout including college. Those were not entitlements for us. Those were our lifeline. I can really relate to that so my parents moved to toledo ohio after shanghai as well and when we first arrived in ohio rolling. There's nobody here and just like snow on the ground. There's like nothing around. And i think just the impression of what america is back then is is is just so different and dissimilar to to your family. My mom worked many different jobs like she's worked as a grocer. She's worked at a karaoke bar at some point and so i can totally relate. And it's such a quintessential immigrant story for so many of us. Did your parents ever want you to be anything as you were growing up. It's a good question. It's hard to separate it at this point. Because i am one of those knowing people who always knew that i wanted to be a doctor and so i don't know whether it was something that could be influenced by my parents impossibly but they also knew that it was something that had wanted to do and so encouraged it and so it's kind of hard to tell i will say that i think a lot of immigrants may be able to relate to this too in the us we didn't have any connections. It's not as if we knew doctors right. And so i knew my pediatrician. But i wasn't exactly someone that you could just go to become a doctor in so it was actually really challenged him even in college. I didn't know how to be a doctor. I mean i just didn't have the networks of people who could tell me you need to be taking this m cap prep cores and you need to be volunteering at hospitals in how here's how you get a shadowing experience and These are the types of activities that you should be involved in an and i think that's what's made me want to be in medical education also because i think there are so many people who have that passion for medicine or for whatever other fueled before just never given the opportunity and it's one thing for us to talk about we should have programs to recruit underrepresented minorities and to encourage people who otherwise didn't know about different fields before but for so many people that there's just so much in that experience that's not at all we could imagine including the levels of loans that you have to go through in order to get educated so i think all that is an important component to.
Kelly Loeffler quarantining after inconclusive COVID tests in Atlanta
"A consistent basis. Mike Murillo w T. O P. News Georgia Senator Kelly Lobsters quarantining after receiving mixed results from recent coronavirus tests. Spokesperson for the Georgia senator's campaign, says La Flor took to rapid covert tests on Friday morning and they both came back negative. The statement says she received another test Friday evening. Those results came back positive. La Flor then tested again Saturday morning, and the results were inconclusive. Her campaign says she doesn't have symptoms but is following CDC guidelines and informing those with whom she was in direct contact. La Flor appeared at a campaign event in Georgia with Vice
Kelly Loeffler quarantining in Atlanta after inconclusive COVID tests
"Georgia Senator Kelly La Flor quarantining after receiving mixed results from recent coronavirus tests, a day after campaigning with Vice President Pence's Senator David Perdue in the States hotly contested twin Senate races. She took too rapid covert tests Friday morning that came back negative. Another Friday evening that came back positive and one more Saturday morning with inconclusive results
The Bubble is Bursting for One Card
"If only i had started in two thousand eighteen. I'd be able to retire. I would have invested so much money into luke. Oh boy what. Four now luca. The silver prism the standard one. Those like those. Want from like two k and like february. Two eight k nine k. Now it's insane. What the hell. Hey how about this. I never knew cards. Went for this much money chris booker. The rookie was nine hundred. That silver prison nine hundred dollars all right. They traded for chris. Paul within two days they were selling for thirteen and fourteen hundred dollars. Wow well. la repeat that. I got to hear that again one more time. They were nine hundred bucks. When i checked nine hundred. No devon booker. Okay sorry okay. I heard desmond being in my brain out devon booker day traded for chris paul and within a couple of days those i saw him for thirteen and fourteen hundred in auctions. I mean that's how fast it really is like stocks. Now it's crazy. Yeah i mean. Stocks stocks are usually that good stocks are good but not that good but you could see people ran out there and it became supply-and-demand people. Were like book rookies. Because these are the next ones that are gonna fly up. I mean that's my understanding. I have somebody of done. Some research and have some had some conversations in recent weeks. My understanding is that if you're in the buying and selling business with cards and is very reactionary when it comes if a guy's name to an all star game or a guy. The team trades for big name player or the team. Their team gets hurt. Or whatever it's very reactionary and it's sort of i mean sometimes it's it's unpredictable from our standpoint. That's why i would say this. If you feel like you really know basketball. This is only tip. Give out daybreak. If you are thinking about getting into this. And i'm i'm not the guy as somebody that really knows about all of this stuff to to give you tips on where to look how to start all this kind of stuff because i'm not that guy Because i do get a lot of questions about that. Because we've mentioned on the show i would say this if you're gonna go into basketball and you're gonna buy basketball and you want to bank on somebody now because you think the cards are gonna go go do it. Now before this damn season start you've got about whatever two weeks because once the season starts it's exactly what you say of the night that guy drops fifty people go on there and try to start by rookie cards. Those jamal murray things went through the frigging roof at one thing. I think it's also important to have a frugal mindset when it comes to your finances earth when it comes to investing when it comes to investing in stocks or bitcoin are or even cards. I think it's important that you have enough of like disposable income like not like not like you don't need a ton necessarily like you do things that you enjoy and things that make you happy maybe start buying video games or whatever else it might be but you know you gotta have a cushion to support you in case things get real like jobs get lost especially right now during a pandemic investing a lot of money into something can be incredibly risky. Especially if it's all and one you know basket all in one player all in one stock or whatever you need to have a cushion to support yourself especially if you're somebody who you know is on the younger side and may not be living with your parents or whatever. I just think that's important to mention and what stocks as well you know sometimes being conservative and having stuff that builds long-term and grow don't for for i'm trust me i am. I am very much in the middle. But i think it's lawrence to offer conservative Advice for a lot of people who may not have A conservative mindset. But i'm by fall. I find myself in the middle. Quite often doesn't mean. I don't take good risks. So do you think it was unwise for me to use my tire children's college fund. The john mara was you find that on. Wise should have put it into luca. There's a lot of when you when you look at. What for josh cheaper when you look at what Steph currys and the lebrons worth now. There's luka doncic have a giraffe named after him chamrann. Jau wrath do
Las Vegas Raiders face 'daunting task' with COVID-19 issues ahead of game vs. Kansas City Chiefs
"Kid city chiefs at eight point favorite leg. I said we'll get to that in a second on the road against the vegas raiders on this game. Fifty six and a half. We will have. John cheering on later. I'm sure he'll be able to explain whether slightly above the market pain. i have to believe. That's all covid related to be quite honest. The raiders defense in the contact tracing protocol. We're not quite sure. If i'm going to have to get called up to play safety and let me tell you my foot speed not enough to slow down tyreek hill and open spaces really wouldn't say i mean i might try and slew coming off the line. That'd be my only shot. so listen. I the raiders offensive game plan back in week five was good. Obviously but the halftime adjustments that. Paul guenther in the raiders. Defensively really is what i think won them the game. It's really what gave the chiefs offense trouble. You really hadn't seen that from the chiefs offense before during this. Patty mahomes like run especially against the defense of that caliber. You go back to week. Five in the second half. Kansas city was successful. Only twenty one percent of their snaps. One point to carry twenty eight percent success rate through their moms is pressured. A ton the raiders. Were able to do something in that game. They hadn't been able to do most of the season which is get pressure vegas. Twenty six on the season pass rush win rate and then obviously after a few good games. Recently where the raiders have been able to apply some pressure to quarterbacks. They've surged to an average defense in pressuring the week. Five game if you look at some of these numbers. Mahomes was pressured on forty. Seven percent of total dropbacks specifically from eleven personnel. Were kansas city. Essentially lives seventy three percent of the time moms pressured on fifty seven percent of those three wide sets. I would envision off the bye with the little extra motivation of not. Just losing to the raiders but but kansas city not being really happy about gruden and the gang taken victory laps around the the stadium there drivers using using the loudspeaker thereafter the week. Five win that Andy reid is probably gonna come with a pretty good game plan here and you know past the success that andy. Reid is hat off the bye. You mentioned this. The raiders are are probably going to be without a few key defenders but You know another handful of defensive players are going to miss practice all week due to this contact tracing. It's probably isn't the offense that you wanna face short handed in in pissed off and not having practiced to four. I would think. I also believe we'll probably see a little more play action for mandatory. You know patty mahomes in the chiefs past game will probably fair little bit. Better here with play action. Especially if if the pressure starts to barrel down. I would also think that it's worth mentioning that three chiefs offensive lineman or on the cova the list it's believed to be contact tracing but we'll have to see this certainly make this game a little bit different. If if all three of those offensive lineman are out. You also expect sammy. Watkins to return in this game us a full practice participant on wednesday so he should be a full ghost that they're gonna have their their complement of weapons out there. The number in this thing is is really interesting. But i think that this tougher makes a lot of sense. I i just don't see. Kansas city's offense not bouncing back here in a major way talk. i mean. They're playing with a chip on their shoulder. Which is always dangerous to begin with. We've seen their passing offense. That was more a work in progress. Probably the nicest way to put it early on in the season and no doubt that was by design. Get on track with mahomes during for more than eight hundred yards the last two games when you look at the way. Mahomes performed against the raiders. Fifteen total touchdowns just two interceptions one of them of course coming earlier this year the chiefs loss as a double digit home favor and i think it's pretty staggering to know what costs kansas city. That game is the fact that hey look. They finished a net negative minus sixty four in terms of rushing yards. The raiders held the ball for nearly eleven minutes longer and kansas city knows that they can hit the home runs. That are widely available. If they keep mahomes operate i think. The raiders passing defenses. You mention it may trending in the right direction. There's no doubt a lot of optimism out here around the raiders especially on the defensive side of the ball. This is a different beast that they're going to try and counter and with sammy watkins back amongst others. I just don't know where the raiders consistently find a way to get off the field. I agree with that. And i get it. You have to young corners in trayvon mullin in our net and people are thinking to themselves like. Hey we're trending in the right direction. We're starting to get some pressure. Would you look you play at the browns. The total is suppressed because of weather and wind. You're at the chargers. It's likely a a lost game. If two guys can hold onto football on the back corner fate and then the broncos last week and drew lock was clearly injured after taking a hit in the second quarter but you could have been trailing at halftime in that game so listen. I think the raiders are better than we all expected. You look at who they've lost to. It's it's the bills box and patriots. All pretty good teams obviously bucks in bills being very good patriots. You know with bill tough spot. There is well off the monday night game traveling across the country. So i get the by of the raiders. I just need to see more defensively to believe it's real and so that that's kind of where i'm out on that unit. I fully expect kansas city to do some good things here. Offensively
COVID-19 reinfection 'highly unlikely' for at least six months, Oxford study says
"New study finds that people may be protected against the virus for months even years but a warning. The study that i'm referencing here hasn't been peer reviewed just yet but it is the longest and most comprehensive done to date. It looks fairly solid to me. But you know i'm not really scientists. The study comes from the la hoya institute of immunology and took place over several months. It recruited one hundred and eighty five people ranging in age from nineteen to eighty one. These people have recovered from covid and most had mild symptoms not requiring hospitalization. Thirty eight of them donated blood samples over the time span of several months. Now before i go forward. Let's remind ourselves how our bodies fight infections. They have some immune cells. The first is a t. cell which kills other infected cells and be sounds that make more antibodies as needed. And of course the antibodies themselves. This study found that. Antibodies were fairly durable. They showed modest declines six to eight months after infection but the amount that was found in each of the volunteers was dramatically different. So it's hard to say about that. The t. cells on the other hand only showed slight decay in the be cells actually increased which researchers can't explain. And that might be if you're looking at this unbiased. Might be a reason for concern so as to keep an eye on that so big picture when people are infected again with the virus your immune system recognizes it and kills it. The good thing about covid is that it's very slow to start doing real damage so your immune system has plenty of time to catch up and produce these cells and antibodies which helps in providing long-term immunity. This potentially means that we will not have to vaccinate against this every single year. Like a flu shot. This could be a one and done scenario. Which would be amazing. Like i mentioned in another story cova dues mutating very slowly compared to the common cold which is actually another corona virus. This low mutation could be helping this theory and it could make vaccines much more. Effective story also brings up. Who had sars are still carrying immune cells and then outbreak was seventeen years ago. Sars had a death rate of ten percent pretty much across the board across all ages. Covert is still under about one percent overall depending on the country of course in the quality of medical care. Another thing from a previous show. If you'll remember a while ago. I mentioned that some south korean guy was the first confirmed reinfection of covid. Which seems like it might go against this story. Well maybe his immune system was just getting ready to kill it again when he tested positive but these researchers say that the amount of virus that people are exposed to also matters so if they didn't get a huge viral load they may not be able to produce the same amount of antibodies and immune cells however with vaccine that variables taken out. Everyone gets enough to produce the antibodies and immune cells that are required so again. This could be a game changer. And really good news especially for a
Tory Lanez pleads not guilty in Megan Thee Stallion shooting
"Tori lanes back in court yesterday for shooting. Megan thee stallion he entered his plea of not guilty. Now the la county da's office hit him with one count of assault with a semiautomatic firearms. One count of carrying a loaded unregistered firearm in a vehicle. Also alleged that tori inflicted great bodily injury on meghan again. He pleaded not guilty. He already posted that one hundred and ninety thousand dollars bond. He's been ordered to stay away from her. He is facing twenty two years and eight months behind bars if convicted
interview With Father Gregory Boyle of Homeboy Industries
"Hey everyone. Welcome to how. I built this resilience edition from npr on these episodes. We talk with entrepreneurs and change makers how they're meeting today's challenges with new strategies and ideas and today we're going to hear from father gregory boyle. He's the founder of homeboy industries. Father greg founded homeboy industries after years of serving as a jesuit priest and later as a pastor at dolores mission church in east. La forty saw the devastating effects of gang related violence on his community after operating for over thirty years. Homeboy industries has become one of the largest gang intervention rehabilitation and re entry programs in the world. About fifteen thousand folks year walk through our doors trying to reimagine their lives. We were begun in nineteen eight. Just end my paris. Which was the poorest in the city but had had the highest concentration of gang activity. We had eight gangs at war with each other and i started to bury kids. I buried my two hundred and eighty third last week. Not all from that community. Obviously but i know a lot of gang members. So i get asked and and so we just started. Things started to school than we started the jobs program trying to find felony friendly employers then that was not so forthcoming so we started businesses. A bakery was the first in ninety two and now we have nine social enterprises but also a program of healing you know. Sluggers tattoo removal. There's therapy case management classes. It's an amazing series of programs. And as you mentioned i mean things like tattoo removal or just helping people kind of reenter society after being gangs or being incarcerated obviously while it's changing many employers still reluctant to hire people with felony records and in response to that you create your own businesses aside from the bakery which is probably the best known because it has locations in los angeles tummy a little bit more about some of the other social enterprises that homeboy industries has launched so at our headquarters. We have homeboy bakery homegirl. Cafe and homeboy homegirl marchandise. And then we have the restaurant at the airport a city hall. We have homeboy diner. The only place to get food at city hall. We have a thing called homeboy grocery where we sell chips salsa and guacamole and a variety of grocery stores boy recycling which is recycling. You waste which quite an extensive of business and growing amboise silkscreen and embroidery. That's been around for twenty seven years. Lap boesky nine in there so That's a lot. that's a lot. I was telling you earlier before we went live that i saw you profile and sixty minutes in. I think in the late eighties early nineties and i grew up in in los angeles. You're such a legendary figure there. I'm you've been awarded the california peace prize. And i mean you're a priest at the end of the day like your priest you do. Mass obviously socially distant for people who are incarcerated. But you're also an entrepreneur. Did you consider yourself as an entrepreneur when you founded this organization. Do you think of yourself that way. Now why board would never sign on the notion that i know anything about business so i don't really see it that way but we're always responding if tattoos had become a an obstacle in gang members. One of them off. We started that even in terms of our businesses. They were kind of haphazard you. There was no business plan. There was an abandoned bakery across the street from our school. Our parochial school in a movie producer. Ray stark after the unrest in ninety two wanted to help and i said well okay. I don't know by this bakery. It has ovens they don't work. You could fix them. We could put hairnets on enemy rival gang members. Well that was the entirety of my business plan. So i think i think everything else kind of operated in the same way. There was a couple from the parish who wanted to start rodriguez silk screening. And i said well. Don't start homeboys screening in. So that's how that was born so you know it wasn't like go some big master plan and it was all kind of accidental. You know we have a thing called the global homeboy network. Which is you know. Three hundred programs in the country outside kind of modeled on methodology. You know they all want to start a social enterprise and they all want to do food. Which i always say don't but you know because food is hard. Yeah restaurants are really hard sex in us to a bakery cafe and it's hard to talk people out of this. But i was tell do silk screening. That's recession proof. Everybody wants a shirt their family reunion or they're five k. race. And they'll go with you even if it's more expensive because it's kind of the. Paul newman feel good. You know it's like yeah. It's cost more but it helps employees
RCEP: What's the Deal?
"Who has spent much time around. Soldiers will be aware that for the purposes of saving time and door baffling civilians. They communicate to a large extent in three letter acronyms. So an armored fighting vehicle is an a an improvised. Explosive device is an and a three letter. Acronym is itself a t. l. a. There are many more some formal some colloquial some veils for cheerful obscenity if journalists employed a similar vernacular one such t. La would certainly be bb. I to denote a story which is boring but important which brings us. And we think we've just about stuck the landing here to a four letter acronym asset and that seems to be the consensus on pronunciation which is going to catch up a few news. Readers or it could be are kept or chip or recap whichever way you say it. The letters stand for regional comprehensive economic partnership. Stop come back at cetera. Sip is a trade deal all seriously this will only take a few minutes also is a mighty big trade deal indeed arguably the biggest ever don. It includes japan. South korea new zealand and the ten members of asean from tiny brunei to immense indonesia at which the unwieldy asset name does make a certain amount of sense comprehensive regional asian partnership being an obvious non runner. This will seem hilarious in about ten seconds. You'll get that. There is a lot going on with all set as is to be expected from any agreement which fifteen countries many of whom don't get terrifically will have been nearly a decade negotiating but it will be significant given that the signatories of set between them account for nearly a third of global gdp. Some oftens have already estimated. That are sept. Could add two hundred billion dollars to the global economy this decade which given how much of this decade is likely to be spent catching up from this year is no small change. The economic headlines are approximately as follows. Many tariffs on imports. Among member states will be eliminated. Some immediately of his more gradually they will be new unified rules of origin which might encourage companies in asset nations to build more of their supply chains with each other and hopefully do lots of what all free trade agreements is supposed to increase production and opportunity reduced prices on bureaucracy and contribute to a climate of cooperation as opposed to competition which is where our sep looks almost as significant diplomatically. As it does economically it is the first time that china has signed up to a multilateral. Free trade deal. China's premier li ka chiang himself an economist by trade has indeed hailed it as a great victory for multi-lateralism and free trade. Fine talk it may be muttered for the second ranked member of the politburo standing committee of the central political bureau of the communist party of china. And it's at least worth wondering. Is this really where china sees the real value of asset because just as notable is who is in our set is who isn't specifically india and the united states india pulled of the talks last year for fear that eliminating tariffs would threaten indian manufacturers and producers however as the leaders have stressed that the door remains open the us flounced from a different asia pacific trade arrangement in two thousand seventeen. I'm going to issue our notification of intent to withdraw from the trans-pacific partnership a potential disaster for our country. The trans-pacific partnership was one of the first victims of a donald trump tantrum. So there is little doubt about which of assets members will be the dominant partner but it does appear to have been the middle powers of that drove the deal possibly recognizing that it would be preferable for all of them to have china japan and south korea coming to terms rather than blows an optimist a class of pundit who is having a testing kind of you might suggest that this also indicates that china recognizes that submitting to rules-based trade is the next step in its journey to modernity and that it cannot prosper in the long term purely by bullying and menacing a pessimist. Might that this is exactly what china proposes to use this new block for that asset is a means for to keep its friends close and its enemies closer and whether or not that quote is correctly attributable to sun. Suu or michael corleone. The point stands
LA mayor on Covid spread: "Los Angeles is in a very dangerous situation"
"Is causing more people in more places more rapidly to get sick than any time. Since the earliest days of this crisis, Los Angeles is in a very dangerous situation. Mayor Eric Garcetti last night morning residents that Cupid 19 is spreading across the city fast. The mayor's warning came after Governor Gavin Newsom pulled the emergency brake on the state's reopening plan. California yesterday recorded its highest number of new cases since the pandemic began more than 13,000, according to the L, A Times tracker. As of today, Almost all Californians are now under tough restrictions on what they conducive and where they can go. And that's because most of the state is back into the most restrictive tear. In the States reopening plan that includes all of Southern California. Tougher restrictions mean you can't eat at a restaurant indoors. You can't go to a gym now, and you have to wear a mask at all times outside your home. Some schools, though, will be able to stay open and with me to talk about that
Phoenix Suns complete trade to acquire Chris Paul from Oklahoma City Thunder
"Right welcome back. Look who's here perk with us Stephen i'm going to start with you on this one. If the nets do get hardened do they need to win the title. This season having this type of talent downright without question. And i'm gonna tell you why because the pressure is going to be immense first of all your k. d. Obviously everybody's looking at you comparing you to lebron and stuff like that Lebron goes and he assembles a big three. Then ultimately you want up to him and went to golden state and gave the ultimate big three. Lebron sits up de a d. is now in. La so you go to brooklyn you got kyri and then you get a james heart so the pressure will be immense on him. This guy read because of all the things that max has titillated throughout the years and to a lesser degree kendrick perkins when you talk about the lack of leadership there kyri urban may have shown from time to time. He elected to leave cleveland. The go to boston. The situation in boston didn't work out. He goes to brooklyn the only place. Twenty games helped was an issue and all of that stuff plus. He made some headlines. That's an issue. And then you've got james hearted remember. James harden didn't want the white how houston Ultimately he didn't want chris paul in houston and then obviously even though again and kendrick perkins knows this far better than me because he has those relationships with these guys. In particular russell westbrook russell westbrook made sure to reiterate to me. Listen his relationship. With james harden is as is big tom their brothers and they're gonna always be brothers. We did not talk about basketball. Just a relationship that he has with james harden which also articulated over social media. I by the way his relationship with james harden they are brothers and they are tight but that doesn't mean they want to play together so as a result of that rests with westbrook is planning on moving on as a result of him. Moving on james harden is moving on. And so there's going to be some pressure to bear because with all of this money that harden and k. d. and career getting paid along with the expectations. Let's bring in the last element you in brooklyn. New york utah. You're even denver. You're in the mecca the media capital. Now obviously the knicks are in new york city madison square. Got it but we should all be allergic to mentioning championship protection at a new york. Nixon brett at least at this moment atop the faith man leon roads and we'll worldwide west but the bottom line is is blasphemous sacrilegious to talk championships. And and the knicks but brooklyn fall weighs less than ten miles is less than ten miles away. It's still a part of brooklyn one of the five boroughs and there is going to be are meant pressure on manse. If the three of them larry know why go give it their. Kp might be right about this guy at five in milwaukee we might see silly. Do some things we know. Lebron is at whatever but if those three assemble no one is going to be interested in any stupendous as to why they did not win after three guys. You damn right. They need to win the chip because the world the world will be watching. First of all brooklyn is even thirstier for a championship. And i think is a bigger deal than a team winning in manhattan in the sense that brooklyn hasn't had a championship in sixty five years. Since the dodgers left brooklyn in fifty seven but they want and fifty five to go to air like that. But the knicks. You're right it's been almost forty eight years for the knicks but brooklyn is the nets or the team in new york. The knicks don't even exist compared to the nets right now and let me say this. There is immense pressure for them. To win you're right stephen while they're together i'm here saying it doesn't need to be in the first year for example if hardened goes to brooklyn and they lose in the finals and a tough series to the lakers. A team like that. It's all right but they have to win while they're together. Even this year's lakers team. I didn't pick them because it's hard to just throw a team together with guys have been played together. Get all the complimentary pieces right. Get it all right to go all the way. We saw that with lebron and his return to. Cleveland went to a game six of course they had injuries on that team. But that's part of it is coming off the catastrophic injury and we saw it again a result before that when lebron showed up miami with the big three it some it takes some times a year to get it right with guys playing together so i would say while there's enormous pressure for them to win while they're together because k. d. if he's most of themselves even is an mvp caliber player so is hardened and kyri may not be an mvp but he's more than just an all star he's all star plus you have to. Mvp caliber players an all star. And then some you're supposed to win a championship to gather. I don't think it has to be in the first year. And i wouldn't say that it's the kind of pressure for example when katie went to golden state. It's like there was more downside. Like guys you have to win it. If you don't win a championship that sorry i wouldn't. I don't think people will be looking at this team like that. Sorry if you don't wanna chip you gotta get outta the east
NBA Draft Rumor Mill
"Two thousand and twenty. Nba draft rumors whether those trade rumors talking about where we're hearing particular players going. We've talked about all the big names already. We've talked about hard and we talked about chris. Paul we've talked about dennis schroder. We've talked about russell westbrook. We talked about minnesota. We talked about golden state. We talked about charlotte. The bulls are sitting there at four. And it's been really interesting. Dinnie obvious name's been floated about. I've heard from multiple sources that that is sheer speculation because of their general manager. Who's an international guy. And what he did in. Denver has nothing to actually do connected with this pick. La bella ball could be there for chicago. Which would be very interesting in the back court that they currently have there. And i've heard a lot of therese albert. I'm here as well as a culture guy and one of the big things that chicago is focusing on his culture right. Now who do you see taking at ford. They have a guy. I applaud the bulls because they have really done a good job of not telegraphing. What they're doing you know they've been connected to a lot of these guys. They've done an above average job. Relative to when teams are leaky of keeping this close to the best And so it's who they end up with. I think if ball is there he makes tons of sense. That's a nice fit with you guys have and the need for a passer and the fact that there are other scorers on the roster where he's not gonna act like be the only guy who's creating anything that's a pretty nice fit so we'll see if he's there we dug into lamelo earlier so i'm not gonna harp on that fit but let's say he's not there and i think allah is a real option. I agree that some of it is the speculation but he does kinda fit their roster as well and i've heard again obi topping. Who's come up for them. A anthony grants Coach dayton was on billy donovan staff previously thunder. So they're obviously going to be well informed about top into. There's some thought that billy donovan can have some input on what they do here. But it's hard to know exactly what his type of player is is. In oklahoma city you had prestige san prestige Decisions with burst now. So how burton has come up another dark horse. I think for that spot. And i'm still not entirely sure what to make of this but it's patrick williams who i know there's at least some degree real interest there. Would they take him at four. It wouldn't be like totally crazy. At this point. It would be high for him. But i mean maybe that's their secret. They have their sleeve It's really tough for me to predict too but right now my guess would be that if there is no ball. I still lean audio. But i don't think it's like a foregone conclusion. I think people are trying to figure chicago right now. Let's talk about patrick williams because it seems to be a foregone conclusion that everybody thinks detroit's taking him it's of and so now the question is will even be there at seven which you know a few weeks ago probably would have been seen as madness. But i've heard talk that. Atlanta is interested in him. I've heard talk. That cleveland is now interested in him. The most of the talking. Cleveland centers around obi top in and dinnie omnia there. And now you're mentioning chicago at four with patrick williams heck widen on the warriors taking to. Is you know patrick williams is. This is the next upside guy right like after you talk about ball edwards and weisman. I think mini scouts see him the next guy he only averaged nine points a game at florida state but that he has this big big ceiling right that he could that he could fit into as a team. Just as a prospect. Is it possible. He's getting over hyped at this point. Do you really see him. As a player that has the next highest ceiling in this draft after ball edwards. In wiseman i have to admit like. I'm not all the way there with him. I have had him graded as a lottery. Guy for a long time towards the end the college season i was like that guy is gonna go ten to twelve. And that's where i had him now. Yeah i didn't expect this type of leap. I guess we might have predicted it because team sent to be a little bit predictable this time of year. You know the the upside guy always the guy. It's without quite john right now but yeah. I think he's very much an idea. And it's worth re-emphasizing that you know. His his body obviously is really promising in terms of how it will hold up defensively. He's going to be versatile. On that end he will have to get a little bit more agile laterally but his is. The value so young is really helpful. Obviously a big factor. You know being the youngest college player in this draft so between that and then you see flashes were really had a pull up jumper. He's did pretty well from the line. I think there's a pretty good chance. He's an above average three point shooter in now you're talking about well. Hey maybe this is a floor spacing combo forward. You can check out. He'll buck shots. He will play good team. Defense and be switchable. That's a pretty in this draft especially when we're like how do we find like even just like a high level player that case is pretty egypt's let's let's say we take that case for. I mean that's a pretty comparable high and dry or if not better. So i see it what i do it at four. I don't know but i understand why this is happening. And i think there teams that you might wanna come up and get him. And that's probably what the pushing them up. The board as well wants wants everybody found out. Detroit was the floor. Change the conversation. It really does. and there. Is this weird psychological dynamic in the draft. That i love it every year. You know jeremy because this thing takes hold oh you like him at seven now. Maybe we at six like there. Is this conversation that starts to happen with these with these boards. And so you know there's so much data and there's so much scouting that's put into this. But the psychology of the draft is the most fascinating fascinating
Goff's passing, Williams' picks lead Rams past Seattle 23-16
"The rams defense came up big in a twenty three sixteen win over the Seahawks LA held the NFL's highest scoring team to its fewest point total of the season the rams made things tough on Russell Wilson forcing the Seattle quarterback into three turnovers and sacking him six times naturally head coach Sean McVay was delighted just our defense as a whole I mean you just can't say enough about what they've consistently done doing it against an offense that's arguably opposition at the highest level in the league right now very pleased with them on the offensive side Jared Goff threw for three hundred yards and Malcolm brown had two rushing touchdowns mark motors Inglewood California
L.A. Dodgers Hall of Fame manager Tommy Lasorda hospitalized
"Los Angeles Dodgers Hall of Fame manager Tommy Lasorda is in the ICU, TMZ reported earlier. The 93 year old former manager was taken to the hospital with heart issues, the report adds. It had nothing to do with the coronavirus. The team tweeted today that Lasorda is an intensive care resting comfortably his career with the Dodgers fans over 70 years. Matt Matt in
Machines as kin or the new colonisers? Indigenous tech revolutionaries rethinking A.I
"Consider the machines. We make the robots we build the artificial intelligences the way programming. They're all designed to serve us rush. We have dominion over them. Not over us will follow a woman and technologists. Angie la believes this way of thinking about machines. It's like a computer bug in the program of western civilization and it's been programmed into all manner of things when we think about the different types of some call aji or agriculture or and then when we think about humans we can also refer slavery this the million over protocol comes from this understanding that men not women or not animal but man sits on top of all things in has priority over all manner of things within our world be and so what happens then is that we've got serious problems that are evolving within west and technologies. Mike technologies much critical technologies and cyber. Come out of the wool machine and so when we think about the origins of most of western technology. It's really problematic. The bias that we're finding in these systems. It's not a bug feature right. it's a feature white supremacy right. it's a feature of a worldview that understands the world and the people in in a particular way and so it. It shouldn't be a surprise to anybody that we're running into these problems and also why we keep running into them and we're gonna keep running into them. As long as we keep designing out of the same mindset which is a nicer mindset jason lewis as director of the initiative for indigenous futures and koterec's. What's called the aboriginal territories in cyberspace research network. He's professor in design and computation arts at concordia university in montreal. He's hawaiian and samoan but grew up in california. After he was adopted at six months. Old angie abdulah is found 'em boss woman of an indigenous consultancy called old ways new and on science fiction. I join you may natasha mitchell. For nine quakes. Celebration of aboriginal and torres strait islander. Culture always was always will be is the thing this year recognizing that first nations people have occupied and cared for these straddling continent for over sixty five thousand years. But jason angie want to extend that thinking to digital continents. Dj land as well and ask. How could the future of artificial intelligence look different. If more indigenous people are in the driver's seat what happens. If we actually consciously tried to take indigenous worldviews and use that as a starting point for building the systems thinking hard about how the technology we use as they're being constructed you know come out of a very particular sort of philosophical lineage. You know that sort of like kind of post enlightenment. Scientific revolution sort of like this emphasis on parasitism post cartesian of like you know the world is dividing these two to the physical world and then the spiritual world and they don't actually really needs you know all these things actually kind of inspect our assumptions about what technology is and what it could be. So what happens when you sort of take a different worldview rice or what happens if you take saying. Indigenous worldview a hawaiian worldview mohawk view. That doesn't have that clinton's duality right. That thinks about things in terms of their relationship to each other including if not in some ways privileging the non human right because that's also part of that intellectual lineage. Ride is the no man literally man not human. Man is the heightened center accretion that everything is sort of judged a comparison to him and also. He's only person really. Were talking to. But that's not the indigenous. Fosse's that i know of you know where there's the sense of relation even not only my in relationships are all other humans around the and i need to sort of be responsible to that and be reciprocal with that. But i'm also relationship with the non humans and i've been relationship with from the from the western context. We call things. So how does that change your approach to designing technology to extend this idea. You and colleagues explored the idea of making keen with machines. This idea that we have kinship relationships with non human entities like machines like artificial intelligences like robots. I mean tell us more about that because it it's one thing to incorporate a bird or a river or a tree or like haitian into your idea of kinship. Wouldn't miss shane bay. In a different category altogether. The machines are part of the natural world right so one of inheritances from this western monotheistic way of looking at things. Is this idea that there is something that is artificial in the world right. But they're made out of minerals in things drawn from the earth. It's just that we've crafted them in a particular way but they didn't come from some other real. They're not not part of the natural environment. And so i think that for me. That inside is one of the key insights. Okay we're creating this category which is really about separating ourselves from the things that we make out of this desire to use them and use them as we will and not have to worry or think about them and harrison to be provocative. Save them if we're talking about strong artificial intelligences that idea that artificial intelligence might one die possess will be designed to have consciousness. Then right we will necessarily be enslaving them. So yeah. what do you do when you've created a conscious being and if your mindset all along has been this is a tool. This is a tool the tool. I made it. I get to control it. Then you're going to run into some real problems right and we we already know. Western science has been used over and over again to justify labeling other people as non human. That's part of how the colonization of the americas and the pacific happened right. that's part of the justification is that they're not really human so we don't really have to worry about them. It's part of how then slave limit of say. Black people in the new world was justified. Because they're not really human so we can treat them however we like so we've already laid down a template. Many templates of you know making these judgments about what is worthy of our relationship is worthy of being in some kind of conversation with and there's a danger that will replay that template again with these machines.
No. 25 La-Lafayette wins Sun Belt West, beats South Alabama
"Number twenty five Louisiana Lafayette was the thirty eight ten winner over south Alabama as Levi Lewis passed for two hundred fifty two yards and three touchdowns the raging Cajuns gained two hundred and fifty four yards rushing in wrapping up their third straight Sun Belt conference west division crown Chris Smith finished with ninety nine yards rushing to go with a ten yard reception for the Cajuns Louisiana Lafayette has won four straight since its only loss on a last second field goal by number fifteen coastal Carolina I'm the ferry
La Niña likely for this fall, winter season
"And now that we're just past the halfway point in the fall of 2020. We wanted to see what's behind the wild swings from stormy two beautiful from cold to hot to. Ah, hurricane season that just wouldn't stop. Wildfires, tornadoes and much, much more. And it appears the big factor is a weather pattern called La Nina. But what is Let Nina why does that determine the kind of whether we get And what will it mean to all of us up north and down south as we approach the winter of 2021. For that. Let's talk to a weather expert. Joining us now is Paul Pastor Lock, senior meteorologist and head of the Long range Forecasting department at AccuWeather. Paul. What is La Nina Nina is the cooling of the central eastern equatorial Pacific waters. It changes the overall up a little patterns across the Pacific and actually globally. But it usually initiates a stronger northern jet stream storm track, and when we see La Nina, we can get faster, moving stronger systems that effect northern areas of the United States. And the Southern areas tend to kind of ease back a little bit. So you tend to get some colder shots in the north, and it stays warmer and drier in the south. And so we're expecting a lot, Nina this fall season this fall into winter. Yes, and it's already Starting up and it's also La Nina could be very favorable for named tropical systems in the Atlantic Basin. And so that's a sign that we've already seen 20 named storms that La Nina is coming in full blast. I see and Paul what causes this? Is it just nature taking shape or what? The globe. Those three cycles, warming and cooling of the equatorial, the loss of energy out of the waters. You know, this up and down kind of balancing act goes on and you get these wings to take place from back and forth between El Nino and La Nina. So it's a cycle that goes through sometimes that we have to wonder. And there's other tell connections that can affect whether we go into La Nina or El
How Mythical Entertainment First Married Advertising and YouTube
"First real lesson that we learned beyond those That i think is sort of the operating principle that got us off the ground as a business is. We had to find the intersection or the nexus. If you wanna use a word like that of our ability and our opportunity yeah. I mean we we. We don't need to rehash how we got from point. A. to point b. to point c. from being engineers to working for crew and then working hosting a television show called online nation. We shared all of that in episode one of our lost years series. You can go back and watch that wanna know how to how we got from point. A. to point b. to point c. But if point see is we were hosting this show online nation and it got cancelled and we were flying out to la to shoot it and then we find ourselves back in our little basement where we were making videos back at square one making videos again but we had no no income anymore. We just had the money that we made off of that show and we were living of that while we figured out what it was we were going to do. We had to develop an entirely new business plan and there was no important to note. No one was making money on youtube directly. There was no youtube partner programs. So you couldn't just make a video and nc money role in so really. There was no such thing as a professional youtuber. So it's a really interesting idea that we were like we're going to have a career because we were like. Let's make this youtube thing fulltime. Thank but yet no one was making it a career but again we were like what two things exist here. We know that we can write a funny song. We can make a funny music video. We'd had success with that. The facebook song had gone really big and the second piece of the puzzle was is we knew that there were businesses out there who wanted people to know about them. So as like okay. Can we put those two things together. Can we put our ability to write a funny song with a company that wants to advertise and put that on youtube and it was really just an open question at the time and there weren't a lot of big companies that were sponsoring videos. I think there was some of that. It's not like we came up with the idea out of absolutely nothing out of thin air but they're they're definitely they're definitely weren't big companies invest a lot of money in this platform where no one understood youtube or digital video that well but it. It seemed like our best play because the thing that we wanted to make is the thing that we could also sell or at least sell ad space in and we thought we could do a good job of making it an an an integration so that it made sense that the ad was part of it. It wasn't like a lot of videos today where you could you know. You'll be blogging or doing whatever you're doing in your video and then you could insert an ad in the middle and people would understand. And here's a coupon code and nears you know here's what here's to him. Sponsor is kind of thing so we wanted to do something that was. That was thoughtful that we can be proud of but also make money and feed our kids because we already had kids at the time that if you want if you want to really be driven to succeed at business have children have children. I have children i. They tend to be hungry and demanding. And you come home to. And you're like man i gotta get after it.
"l._a" Discussed on Happy Hour: A Shot of Conversation
"Let's keep it all the way i they got a section eight apartment without my savings. I'm actually mad about that because in in l._a. Section eight is i literally. I tie every every week when i was living in them. Near poverty yeah and i and i didn't even realize that it was that way until after the fact i got was fine yeah. I felt like i needed more and of course i wasn't. I didn't have what i was used to having but i was buying i i wasn't lacking. I didn't want for real much visit algae so i everyone from all these random obsessions so very very short version i went over to someone's house the other day and she has a beautiful the full house in an area in away that i would love to live in which is literally in the black beverly hills and so now i've become obsessed with buying a house despite the fact that i don't balance my checkbook and my bank account is not right but literally what i realized is in kind of like having this conversation when people about the value houses and so forth and so on what they think about size i realized without negating of the struggles that any of us have been through literally probably at the the the time in probably all of our individual lives that we've struggling been struggling the most from a perspective comparing. We weren't juggling at all right right because in general there's a certain kind of amount of excess that i think is normal in america and there's a certain there's a certain aspect of what we are not willing to do so for instance i have been trying even though i have not necessarily been will not not necessarily. I have not been tithing at all so that's just a period full. Stop however i have definitely been actively mentoring more so than i have and so i've been mentoring a lot of undergrads literally literally just graduated and the number of them who live.
"l._a" Discussed on Habits and Hustle
"This. I'm going to be the best damn douchebag got cancer. That's the only reason i did it. The only reason that i did it and it worked and now i live in l._a. With sanding palm trees getting to be like an actor and all this stuff and i was in times over again out there now hey come on now now here but i mean a lot of that. I've also also like changed it to more of what i wanna do like stunts and skydiving adding all these fun things. I get to be a kid again which is so cool but you're right like influencers. They are very smart and that all comes down to marketing and really have to understand marketing. You gotta want it. It's instagram is just our social. Media in general is just like any any new business. You have to take your business serious. You have to have a plan of action. You have to have what you want to do. Business yeah and it's like a big thing xactly. It's not any different. This is the best. This is exactly what i wanted to talk about. It's just like anything else in life. You could be an accountant. You could be what business marketing any business whatever you're doing if you take it seriously and you put the effort into something to be successful. Does it matter if it's going to be on instagram or somewhere m._r. offline. You know what i mean like to put it. It's like a big hungry baby soon. As you you birthday you gotta keep in this saying you know what i mean the same thing with social media getting backed. What if you want to grow when you figure out what your plan is you also have to have that content to. He can't be like well. This is what it's going to be right. Yes you have to eat it. It's it's very stressful. People don't understand is actually a very hard business and the other thing is. He's a very anxiety ridden too because it's like you said it's it's like okay now. You have a following and you have to be yeah because you're a how how do you keep the commute to have fresh. Good content constantly or else your numbers drop and then it's now what because if that is your main source of income for your monetize ing it like you know if you're if you're good in your monetize using it look at tuna second then it's you have to constantly be fresh but then i guess the emphasis on like you i mean unless you're using it for other means promotional means where then look at you like you're a good example and this is why you are entrepreneurial and like you have other things that you're doing an artist. I forgot that that was the one thing i wanted to say. You are a great artist and you're welcome and like so you because of your social media platform got t._v. Show right you got to mac you got eh. You basically got to promote your art artwork..
"l._a" Discussed on QUEERY with Cameron Esposito
"Maybe it was amazing looking back. I mean i think i don't really like value. Enough has posed by or look think. I don't know people like reminisce. It's about college. I'm like get over at <hes> but <hes> it was. It was amazing. I i was able to i think like fully enter into a space and kind of be a gay person be queer person and <hes> and and then do comedy and and have avid not be issue or anything like that and i think college was <unk> by got my first like really close gay friends <hes> and <hes>. I also got my really first close. Guy friends like straight guy friends which i love in different ways where i was just like. I'm just one of the dudes now like all through high school. I was basically had like this group of like super high functioning <hes> like honor student girls like eh this group of like twelve girls so i took every class with and you know they're now i'll like doctors and <hes> and then i got to college and it was like oh like i'm about to go out right now and i got. I love that yeah. I like you know he did like sketch and improv and i can you know i'm like in my friend matthews wedding this fall and like it's four like you know it's like us dudes. I love that grows and it was cool and and <hes> and and i really liked like slipping into that world. I don't think i've ever i don't think i've had anybody on the podcast. Talk about the freedom that linked being out gave them to have have male friends that makes all the sense in the world to me. I thought about it before <hes> because i think like it might just be a little bit different yeah but that's a good imagine it's like for everything you were just talking about. Not wanting to get busted or like you know found out and stuff of course you'll probably were nervous wreck around. How could you have made real friendships under those circumstances completely. You know it's like you're very like everything's coded and then all of a sudden like nothing's coated and you're like okay like these people most importantly. I'm funny. Yes is like the best feeling it's awesome. Mike valued as like a funny person. You know which is like kind of what you want. God i mean so i think what we've just learned is bet being openly queer time when it's safe for you can also help you find your straight community because we're always trade that fucking real in l._a. Like i you know sometimes i get you know occasionally like if a weekend or to combine a row and i'm like oh my god i literally just hung like went to gay bars with gay guys like or did stand up this whole week. I'm i am like where my straight-set where are my where where's like a simpler world. Everyone engaged and planning their wedding and and doesn't hate everything online. Wait honestly were with. My gay friends. Where i'm like are we. Oh we don't like anything okay. I'm gonna go to my straight friends for while just talk about stuff. I like oh man. I had the time talking to you and this was so fun yeah. It was relaxing easy. That's right. That's what we're trying to do. Relax it out and before. I send you back into your date d you you could you shout out a queiro <hes> which is like a person place or thing that made you feel like you can be who you are today. Okay so i think because my we were talking about my college experience..
"l._a" Discussed on Small Doses
"Curious how you do that because i've really made it my business to curate my circle and keep people around me who do have the same ambition. Shen and it's like taken a lot of effort to do so because like you said like the numbers don't necessarily add up and listen. The other thing i want to say is that people have different types of ambition and their ambition plays out in different ways to right so like i mean i have people who are very ambitious in a different way than people who are very greedy right hate people who are shady if it's unchecked continue into like you said being greedy or you know insensitive well. There's downs announced there is i'm bishen unhealthy ambitious. Yes is very damaging and it can come out into a toxic way and then you'll be getting advice of people that you would never take right because it's like nah. I i rock like that like i'm not i'm not going to go that route so i've had to be very clear to about like how my ambition manifests in different ways as than other people right because for instance like so i would say that like the previous manager i had they were also very ambitious and so i felt like that's where we connect to the next and we could see i hi you were actually going to make some phone calls on your behalf. Not just wait for the phone to ring. Will that is what i understood to happen. Oh yes and so i i realize though later that their ambition is really just about getting over you know and they are trying to they're just trying to figure out how they can get get the most out of doing the least and operate that way. You tell a very common affliction to have though especially in l._a. Though yeah so that is a beautiful point to make which is that people's intentions different yeah and i think a lining intentions with people is crucial. Why are you doing something uh-huh. Why are you doing something that right. There like why why why. Are you like trying like why. I remember having an agent. Say to me so so you want to work. Yes like i mean crazy right and was was like is that not is that a trick question doing and they were literally like yeah. I watched them after recalibrate because they were like that's a new concept..
"l._a" Discussed on No Jumper
"Everybody i feel like a lot of it. Straight up as to just your personality period and not just for uber for anybody in the sense that you have to be some of that people are gonna wanna be around you. Gotta know how not to say that one thing. That's gonna make you look like an entitled dickhead that you know like there's probably a million times and you could just sort of been a salty fuck about something like pissed off and like ruin a relationship. You know it's like so much of it is just your personality straight up <hes> <hes> now for real and like just like a lot of time. I'm like a sponge on the wall to wall you know saying i won't speak unless spoken to so. I'm just playing my role. You know hasn't zimin. We're getting famous. I'll think famous pretty damn famous you go to the mall. People are talking. You know i didn't like when i started making beats and doing this. Should i never really thought about this. Shit and kinda just like it is what it is. You know like you report you so like you say you want to do this. Now you're doing this. You're like fuck. Fuck whatever comes with it. It's like you know what i'm saying. That's what it is. I mean you don't really know what you're getting into in the sense that you don't really know what is wanted to be music for a living the the only thing i was thinking of is like being known for the music i make in inspired people's lives and doing that you know and help family being something not just being the the kid that goes to is cool in the now. You're just sitting where you're from working nine to five didn't want to do that. Most people that you grew up with doing working tonight at five in the the same town at best in the park everyone a you could be happy in any situation like they're probably more happy than we are you. I think that across your mind they might have been happier if you lived in normal life. Maybe i don't know i love. I listen you wouldn't know shit about the life you're you're living. You know it's like the average person doesn't have any clue what it's like to even be in hollywood. Never mind to know the right should do hollywood never mind what is like to go on tour. It's just just like when you do shit like this. It's hard to tell was real and fake. Everything's blurred lines when you get and do a situation of when people wanna fuck with you so it's like you don't know israel was was fake and sometimes that can be tricky. Get you into problems. Get into situations and it could fuck up your happiness because you don't know who's been real. Who's fake you ever listen to at least when you're working on five or some shit like i might. I'm going to say that it's like when you like when you're living a life of the family you grow up. You know what i'm saying like how you do that style of living. It's like you know who's real. Who's fake and shit. You know like you you throw yourself. The right people surround myself with the right people though yeah i mean your team does seem pretty good. That'd be great people yeah yeah. Let me ask you this. Do you ever get to open and start letting random as weird clout munch type people get so close to you and then you had to realize at a certain point that this wasn't the you had had to be more closed off not really honest. That happens a lot the honestly probably in l._a. Oh yeah that's definitely party. Next either at your house focuses person. They don't wanna leave but i don't know i feel like i'm i reading people. I'm good at reading vibes and shit like if.
"l._a" Discussed on In Happier News
"It tells like the human side of the headline right which was i really enjoyed that story and then the fun ones some of the ones i already mentioned like i remember going out with the police surges seeing the reactions from people when they thought they were getting a ticket and instead. They got one hundred bucks. It's just that those moments stick with me totally away. Do you miss being out in the field not really to be okay not really. I think you know i miss. I miss having great co workers because now i am a little bit. I have a team but we're all remote and so it's not like you're going into work every day and have all of these people around you so and i miss talking to you people and when i did do positive stories but i don't miss it that much i think by the time i left i was ready. I was ready not to be running around <hes> sitting in l._a. Traffic and running around to tragedy after tragedy. That's a great segue. So what made you take this risk to quit that job in launch a podcast so i had to for all the reasons we were talking about. I was kind of keeping my eye out of. How long do i want to do this. I was questioning what i wanted to do but what really made me leave was coming up with an idea that i felt really passionate about and that became the newsworthy and what started that was hearing from so many different people that they were tuning tuning out altogether because they felt depressed or overwhelmed by there was so much going on. There's so many arguing pundits. There's seems to be no hope. Everything is tragic. <hes> and they're kind of forward that i always heard from people. It was depressing. News is depressing overwhelming time consuming and biased biased and i really felt like you know what i can create a version of news that helps fix those problems by being what i call fast fair and fun. When i got that idea i started researching it. I ran a little survey. I looked into it. I took some business classes online while still keeping my job and then as i became much more passionate about it and i got good feedback about the idea <hes> i became more excited about it to the point where i was like. I have to try hi this to see if people like it let me give it a year and if people like it and the show is growing and i'm getting great feedback then i'll keep going if not that i'm going to trust myself that i can figure figure out something else once i did that research and i felt really passionate about it then. I decided to just go for it. That's awesome more positively to come..
"l._a" Discussed on Double Toasted
"<music> here for you guys. Oh let me see let me see how you doing sir how bad nah that answer where he wants to get on with my bad. It's just started laying on the bed. I'm good you can keep on going next on the show more good. You've got to go allow you to up next is oh let me see. Let me see what we get here. Get these announcements. That's the way real quick finally getting ready to get this venue. I think now there's a date. I'm looking at found the perfect venue now. I just have to do something them with trying to get this date. It's a long story but it's it's a great venue an eighty. You know we negotiated a really good deal for it if we can get it so negotiate the best deal yeah. I talked to mike this show that this is the only show you need. Let me see trump. Russia go will not opposes next stick memory what the fuck was value venue trying to get that together. Get the still four of mid october. Okay the date. I'm trying to really get his <hes> the eighteenth now so yeah i was back going back and forth actually right before we start the show so we're talking about the double talk show in l. a. The live show in l._a. And i hope i can get this man on a really cool place. L._a.'s been kind of crazy management places that we have that we could get except name. I knew bar up in so yeah so we do show and and if audience isn't drunk they are going to laugh at us. Why are you giving away a secret and literally the secret sauce. I guess we just got to pump the room laughing joking joking oxide a oh but yeah nobody's smoke while we're here not if we get this place. Y'all got such a good deal yoga. I don't encourage alcoholism but if you have it come see his before yeah in fact don't drink all that week and save it off of that night aren't.
"l._a" Discussed on Watch What Crappens
"It's a toss up so basically it's not so basically Katherine starts showing Danny the text that she got from windy last summer in L._A.. When I'm like I think I need that oxygen right now my shoes asleep talking about my penis waiting for you? If you mother Liz people have sex all sorts of people.
"l._a" Discussed on Natch Beaut
"I'm a huge fan of wrapping up an ice cube in like a little soft cloth or even a paper towel and just holding it there if it has any heat to kind of draw out the heat or if it's feeling swollen so yeah there's ways to be proactive. I get a lot of water intake in make sure that you're drinking a lot because that'll help stimulate some of the Olympic flow making sure that everything is just kind of flushing through the weights meant to <hes> I it makes so much sanding when I go to bed and I see it instead of picking it to hell. Just put a little Klay mask on it yeah like why don't they do that. I'm telling you sometimes I pick it up and I wake up in. There's three neighbors surrounding of course because I pushed it all over or you know I mean some people genuinely think they're aestheticians. They go in and they've got like this light on themselves. They got this magnifying sample. You're meaning your meaning me. Yeah Yeah really frustrated. Especially you know this all goes back to like the psychology of alien and what we've been through because my acne specifically was such a sad niece in my life and ineffective C._E._O.. Mentally you search A. C.. Yoursel yourself acne and I'm like I'm twenty one. I just got in L._A.. On dishes yet I you know I'm a monster. Pick and pick yes so then you go to that mindset that you were at when you were twenty one which is not as healthy as it. It is now so much more of a grown ass woman woman know what to do those those thoughts in those deep seated like limiting beliefs that you had when you were twenty one. They're not true anymore but when you see it triggers that so then you either have like the compulsive control to fix it more to self harm yes. That's what it is. That's truly what it is yeah. That's I mean I struggled with it for years and it's like I would block out and all of a sudden like I picked off my fe I would I'd be humiliated because then I'd go to my job afterwards and I looked like I had scabs all over and why would a client trust me to then do extractions on them or or to be nurturing towards them. If I wasn't nurturing towards myself Elf so yeah it was a lot of like deep psychology army and it. It's you know it's just taken a lot of clients coaching them through to really figure out what's going on and it's definitely what I talk about in the book just to how to break up with it and also how to not hold so much shame about it as you're going through it because it's human it's human are gonNA WANNA pick. I if it's not that it's like a cuticle or it's like an eyebrow fire or it's you know it's always it's always something so. How do we redirect that? And how do we form healthy habit out of it without shaming ourselves or feeling worse about it. You know <hes> when we recorded this episode the first time <hes> which I think we're doing a really good job. I don't feel like we're talking about any of the same thing..
"l._a" Discussed on The Valleycast
"It doesn't call on one it just like does whatever it can but that means that people that are let's say using. Some kind of service can call me internationally if they don't care either but they like toll collect call me or something but in whatever service they have like. I have to eat up that 'cause you so I would never answer anything and I gotta say though it does kind of feel very late all that it's not even bureaucratic. Should it's like people trying so hard to get a day off and just not have to let you don't answer. I've done it before like I'm. I'm guilty to like. I'm like cancel on me today because because I just don't want to then there's that famous like we'll be there between ten and five P._M.. At ten and it's like the end of time what like ten A._M. and five P._M.. Like can you give me a heads up. Well you know I mean and for all. I know they're fucking you. You know eating fresh at subway for our to pass their lunch breaks and shit. I don't know it's really like it's really shit to complain about no way but it's like what we're dealing with. You know it's kind of annoying. I would not sell yourself short. I do believe that there there is some merit in a modern busy life journey. You have to pay like L. as crazy right like now they've moved out of L._A.. I have all these like different perspectives of like why it was so difficult in L._A.. After you lose that sweet spot almost and it's just so how important that you take stock of like L._A.'s not easy like you have to. It's okay that you say that like it is not easy. You need the time it's also time is so expensive and if you missed that call you're like what you're not gonNA have. You're going to be poisoned. Reasoned with like all this shit in your window for a minor like it's it's ridiculous and it's not even like I said Bureaucratic Shit. It's just it's just things in the way. Everybody has no time in L._A.. All at the same time so you can't you can't move forward together. It's crazy crazy. I had an issue in Japan where we had an earthquake and there were some cracks in my walls and I it's a relatively new house and it's supposed to sway right so I was like that's weird and aren't supposed to have no because it's supposed to sway so it's supposed to have that like not. Buoyancy the flexibility whatever <hes> I got it looked at and checked out same day and they even ran like an assessment where they vibrate the wall to see what's wrong with them. They did it all within the day and they were gone by noon <music> all because they're like Oh that is a safety issue and Japan's like not out to like get you. They're not their insurance is out to get you there. Not Trying to scare you so yeah I feel that I absolutely feel predatory town. It operates sky sky filled with with like earth death. Yeah yeah sprayed just like lifted up when you enter your soul aw we're basically secondhand smoking l. like the earth above L._A.. To Oblivion essentially with all of our fucking and it's beautiful I mean there's just too much money involved in every decision Asian made and there's so much old money right and.
"l._a" Discussed on The Loudini Rock and Roll Circus
"Base. I believe they they are in L._A.. I Dunno Zossen so she's in L._A.. Right now you know they're they're. They're going big time. I hope that they remember US little people oh they will when whenever you know as they as they continue to make big great bend wish them tons of success. I really hope that he'd love. I thought that was song was absolutely killer. I love the production on it. Great Drum sound drew spit strums out of the reminds me a little bit and I hope I wonder if this is what they were going for a little bit. I mean the songs very modern sounding but the drum sound kind of took me back to that Pie Romania Def leppard drops out sort of has that.
"l._a" Discussed on Healthy Thinking
"Clinicians is find partners to work with to come up with practical solutions to their problems tomorrow. The event will come culminate with dragons. Dan Session and I'm delighted to be one of those dragons not sure if the if if the title will be considered APP for the judges but we'll have the opportunity to hear all of the solutions and the successful pitches and will receive support to develop their products further by wash government both carry-on and me were dragons. You'll meet some of the others little late. I just went to the virtual medical conference in L._A.. Five hundred hundred people which was incredible to seize the participants -ticipant take their seats to hear the opening speeches the minister for Health and social services phone get in arrives. He's been a big supporter of the hack concept. It's a really positive way to try to gather people together to bounce ideas off each other an ultra take time this is what do we think could really make the biggest difference within for Health and.
"l._a" Discussed on The Psychology Podcast
"To the the data yeah that we're working with and it's really not I mean it's a way that human beings as we've learned so much from from psychology studies. It's an it's a natural fundamental. I think comfortable way to think is to look at things <hes> kind of on a spectrum or no not on a spectrum factor Mr Look at things as if it's like either or it's hard work right it requires some neuropsychological actually also requires having the data the correct data that will be your priors because a lot of people were a biased and start with incorrect priors don't they oh yeah I mean they yeah I mean because these confirmation bias right like you as well as just narratives having -cerned believing in certain narratives that the data and then what happens is you have that narrative <hes> you've who've experienced anecdote and so you say here. I'll pick one for my own. Life creates drivers or the literal worst right I live in L._A.. I apologize drive a Prius. I have a lot of crunchy dry. Freezes pry pre pre Preah <hes> presses so but what ends up happening is you're like all prehistoric of the worst because you get cut off by a Prius driver because there's one in your neighborhood who liked drives fourteen miles an hour and you're stuck behind them every time you're trying to get to your house after a long day of work and then you just start noticing that every time you're getting pissed at a driver it happens to be a Prius and really that's confirmation bias. It's because you have a heightened interest in the practices. S.'s you notice that more often you consider the hits and not the misses you know all of those things that the movie Pie so beautifully illustrated but that's confirmation bias and and it's it's natural. It's what we all do. It actually takes a lot of work to realize we're falling victim to these two this confirmation bias it's sort of I'd say one of the dominant cognitive bias that we fall victim to and we we have to be really careful not to but it's not easy to fall into it very readily. You're saying so many really interesting things and I know that I can have a really really unique great conversation you because you're you live. Both these worlds that I also interested You're saying so many really interesting things and I know that I can have a really really unique great conversation you because you're you live. Both these worlds that I also interested in social justice well as truth and so I know we can have these open conversations so I absolutely we need to be careful what I struggle with how do we like take these priors into account and at the same time I want to reduce my own bias to discriminate like I don't WanNa treat maybe believe all men but I also don't want to like not believe all Serb. Leave all women but I don't want to knock believe all men either like I wanna like treat individuals as individuals and not like generalize an individual to maybe a stereotype or even like the prior of a group so I struggle with like wanting to have have that level of nuance. I was wondering if you if you think there's a good way of striking that balance. I think you have to strike a balance.
"l._a" Discussed on The Fighter And The Kid
"That's interesting but they talk about like with like <hes>. I don't know how they saw tom about like with with with gay dudes how it's just different for them right like if you're gay man you can go. I mean well. There's areas you can go anywhere in the world in the nature in L._A.. And you go get fucked by four guys and come back and like all right. Where are we getting smoothies true well? There's no there's no gym. There's no restroom where four women are GonNa let you fuck them and then carry on day just doesn't exist now because do testosterone. It's just what they do. It's not that big of a deal truth creepy. He has interesting. There's a creepy that way super yeah. It's an interesting thing somebody asked me talking to people about love and they were asked me to define love like what do you mean. You're in love like when you say you're in love with somebody in a relationship. What does that mean? How do you define it? What does that mean? And how long is it GonNa last. If you ever try to define it. It's a tough thing to define this direction. That's deep there's possession. We are possessive over somebody because that's your Mama Bear. That's your but love is a hard thing to kind of. What's the motivation behind you in a relationship with somebody that you really love them? You guys are obsessed with each other. Love a lot of people yeah. The question is when you say you're in love with somebody. What is if you were to really dissect that? What's that really fucking mean? You know that'd be tough. It'd be tough to define sometimes. Maybe it's best not divide it right so I was thinking about this. The other day like scientists like to reduce shit. There are different ways they break it down and sometimes breaking it down takes the magic out life so let me give you a classic example. I Love Dogs. I love dogs had dogs my whole life. Somebody I heard a scientist there was this article about how dogs are saunters scavengers and pack animals and when they're really friendly with you and they wag their tail that might be how they've evolved to get you to give them food and take care of them if you look at a dog as a self serving animal. That's manipulating you that way. You're not gonNA love dogs the same way when you look at a dog that's just a fucking beautiful creature that makes you smile all that runs after a ball that kids hug and cry when it dies. That's that's that is a truth the like your deep love for your dog which I have is is just as true as what the scientist is describing as why the dog like blown. I'm not that interested in in your definition of a dog. That's not how I look at my dog. It is but that science may not be relevant to me emotionally and it doesn't make my life better actually your understanding..
"l._a" Discussed on KIIS 102.7
"As you in my pocket where i kept my rebel felt that was invisible you different about he lives the last two nights incorrect unto the lettuce terrible in flavor Per maker. I despise you sometimes the fight. Run around run around. that alone money because he knew that call you go around around going down party in l._a. because he knew that Be at one..
"l._a" Discussed on The Everglow | Empath's Guide To Happy Living
"You lost talk to me I had resolved to quit. Practicing law probably a lot of you thought I would cool down and change my mind well I haven't I haven't because it's been too many times that I get all worked up. I WANNA quit. I cool down then I keep going forward. <hes> so this time I'm GonNa meet myself somewhere in the middle and that is I am definitely toning everything down with the practice kind of in wind down mode. I'M GONNA keep taking cases but I'm going to be saying no to anybody in anything. That seems remotely stressful. Even if it smells was like it and I don't know yet but more importantly I want to get onto something related to that topic which I'm going to call spring cleaning. It's actually November right now in L._A.. So technically it's not spring but who really gives a crap why not call it spring cleaning because you understand what the premise of this is in the.
"l._a" Discussed on KNX 1070 NEWSRADIO
"Lawsuit claiming the DWP illegally transferred two hundred forty two million dollars to the city of Los Angeles is general fund money that DWP customer, named in the lawsuit is a plaintiff says DWP, can't afford to give away I live in an area where it was. Built in nineteen twenty and we still have some of the regional power infrastructure there whether it's transformers whether it's faults weathered power lines and i think we have a disproportionate amount of outages consumer watchdog group that filed the lawsuit claims that the transfer makes the money into an illegal tax on d._w._p. ratepayers they want the city of l._a. to give it back in the mid wilshire area craig figure k._n._x. ten seventy newsradio v._p. referred questions to the l._a. city attorney we reached out to his office for comment they said he doesn't want to do an interview but sent us this statement or office is reviewing the complaint and have no further comment at this time the high school graduation rate in the elliott school district and across the state dropped in the two thousand sixteen twenty seventeen year it was a little over seventy six percent for l._a. u._s._d. students down from seventy seven percent a year ago but officials say they're not concerned because they claim the drop due to a new method of figuring out the rate deputy superintendent carrick ashley with the state education department tells can't exit more students across california actually staying in school dropout rate did decrease down to nine point one percent which is a couple of thousand students More staying in school. And that's what we want to see that trend continue he also says more students. Are meeting the requirements for admission to UC and Cal State schools it's three. Twenty time for your money at Comcast cable. Now seems like an afterthought on a conference call, Thursday Comcast exacts mentioned broadband or connectivity almost fifty times and video about a dozen times. Comcast added two. Hundred sixty thousand broadband customers last quarter and lost one hundred forty thousand video subscribers NBC universal cable networks and theme parks helped. Make up for falling film revenues Comcast shares rose four percent after the Amazon chairs rising in late trading after. It said income from its cloud business grew to more than six billion dollars last quarter and its at business grew by one, hundred twenty nine percent to vote lazy after hours winner same store sales beat, estimates under its new. CEO hired away from Taco Bell and Starbucks global same, store sales were slightly better than expected Revenue topped estimates in the Thursday session on Wall. Street Facebook's nineteen percent dive push the NASDAQ down eighty. Points, the SNP down eight and the. Dow up one hundred thirteen points we take your. Money at twenty and fifty after each hour I'm Bloomberg's Adrienne Mitchell KNX ten seventy NewsRadio listen to. KNX or any of our podcast on demand anytime download the radio dot com. App and favourite, us today it's.