August 5, 2016
Comedian Kareem Green talks about relapsing, just getting sober again and how Katy Perry songs are his spiritual guide.
Are Stand Up comedians more depressed than the general population, or does the life of stand up comedians make them more susceptible to depression and addiction?
July 27, 2016
John celebrates, or rather doesn't celebrate having ten years clean and sober. Owen talks about wetting the bed. But first, Kelsey Grammar's decision to step off the wagon.
Kelsey Grammar Now Drinks 'Every Day' After Quitting AA:
July 7, 2016
Episode 11: Owen and John discuss neuroplasticity and how it relates to recovery from alcoholism and addiction. Neuroplasticity is the brain's ability to reorganize itself by forming new neural connections throughout life. They also revisit the fact that they're morons.
Articles referenced during the show:
7 Ways To Improve Your Life in Long-Term Addiction Recovery - by Constance Scharff Ph.D
Neuroplasticity and Addiction Recovery - by Constance Scharff Ph.D
June 30, 2016
Cliff Moylan is an accomplished actor appearing in acclaimed t.v and film such as House of Cards, Daredevil, and Money Monster in addition to upcoming work including HBO's The Night Of and a Peter Berg film starring Mark Wahlberg. Cliff discusses growing up in Boston, his growth as an actor and his experience with addiction. This is our first show which focuses on traditional 12 step recovery and it's a great conversation with a colorful guy.
June 16, 2016
Episode 9: Amy Bodinich uses yoga as a means to stay sober. It keeps her spiritually centered and also is an outlet for her to do service. Amy's company Root to Rise hopes to open up a facility in Asbury Park NJ which would offer tools to people on the road to recovery, like resume writing workshops, yoga and fitness classes as well as NA and AA meetings.
May 17, 2016
We talk to comedian Kerryn Feehan about how she stays away from a drink, one joint at a time. And how the stigma of her pot use keeps her out of meetings.
WARNING: Do Not Try This At Home!
May 1, 2016
John and Owen go over an article published by The Atlantic called The Irrationality of Alcoholics Anonymous. But first they introduce a new segment, Resentments This Week.
Here is a link to the article:
March 29, 2016
Kevin Ross is an American Muay Thai fighter and kickboxer holding National, International and World titles and is considered by fans to be the highest profile American Thai-boxer. In this episode, Kevin discusses his journey through sobriety which began with a sacred promise to a departed friend and a single-minded focus and commitment to Muay Thai. Kevin is a calm, thoughtful, friendly guy and he was very generous in sharing his code for success inside the ring and battling personal demons and setbacks.
Kevin recently signed to Bellator Kickboxing and he will fight April 16th on Spike TV. For more information please follow the link:
March 22, 2016
Mishka Shubaly is a best selling author and musician who has played with The Pogues and The Yeah Yeah Yeahs--and he's a sober lone wolf who's stopped in to tell us why he prefers to do it on his own. We get his take on organized sobriety, and a hell of a lot more.
Tune in to hear his new song, Your Plus One at My Funeral, off of his album, Coward's Path.
March 8, 2016
Comedian Paul Hooper got sober the old-fashioned way with white knuckles, cold sweats and the occasional weeping spell.