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Feisty Side of Fifty

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Celebrating baby boomer women fifty and better who are totally transforming the spirit and style of aging! Give me just fifteen minutes of your time and I’ll give you interviews with authors, actors, and experts who will inspire you to make significant and positive change in your own life.

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If you care about the state of the world today, you will want to be sure to hear what one of our most renowned and favorite guests, Senator Adlai E. Stevenson III, has to say as he shares his thoughts on vitally important topics that impact us all.
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On-Demand Episodes

Dr. Sharp, author of "The Emotional Calendar" will join us to explain how understanding seasonal influences and personal milestones can help us to become happier and more in control of lives. This promises to be fascinating... more

Tired of being overlooked just because you're past 50? Feeling frustrated by the lack of opportunities you're finding? Don't want to be labeled as "over the hill" when you're in your prime? If you find yourself saying "yes" to these questions,... more

Beverly Mahone, author of "Don't Ask and I Won't Have to Lie: 50 is the New 30 and Other Tall Tales" will be here to spill the truth about lying. Have you ever fibbed about your age or weight, or do you find yourself sparing your friends'... more

Pamela Madsen, author of "SHAMELESS: How I Ditched the Diet, Got Naked, Found True Pleasure...and Somehow Got Home in Time to Cook Dinner" will be sharing her wit and wisdom about the world of sex and sacred sensuality. A... more

Interview with author and artist, Susan Hall. Susan is a highly regarded painter who has received two National Endowment for the Arts awards. Her work has been exhibited at the Whitney Museum of Art, the San Francisco Museum of Art... more

The former editor of Ms. magazine and author of numerous bestselling books for women in midlife is joining us once again. Suzanne Braun Levine will be giving Feisty Side of Fifty listeners a special preview of her upcoming book on finding... more

How does the growing digital revolution impact our thoughts on culture, politics, and religion? Join my guest, Rev. Susan Thistlethwaite, author of DREAMING OF EDEN: AMERICAN RELIGION AND POLITICS IN A WIRED WORLD, for a... more

As the first TV generation, we boomers hold great fondness for our favorite series from the 50s and 60s. PBS is once again feeding our need for nostalgia with the second go-round of Pioneers of Television. Be sure to join us for stories about... more

Interview with Betsy Werley, Executive Director of The Transition Network. Betsy is making her fourth appearance on Feisty Side of Fifty Radio and will continue her thoughts on transitioning from the corporate world to a career in... more

Interview with Jeff McCune, author of MUTUAL DESTRUCTION, the insider story of the largest bank failure in American history. This promises to be a fascinating discussion about what led to the collapse of Washington Mutual Bank and the... more