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    21: Behind the Scenes with Celebrity Food Star Simon Majumdar #chefchat

    in Food

    Join Andy Chapman as he sits down with Food Network's Toughest Critic, Simon Majumdar. Learn how Simon became the toughest critic on the Food Network from his previous career as a book publisher in London. Simon shares how his near suicidal moment was saved by food.  He shares about his first book Eat My Globe, and his newest book Fed White and Blue.

  • 01:59

    SIMON MAJUMDAR

    in Entertainment

     
    Simon Majumdar realized, at the age of 40, that there had to be more to life than the daily 9 to 5 grind he had lived the last twenty years of his life. His genuine mid-life crisis included the death of his mother, and stressful changes at work that caused him to quit his job and set out to fulfill his life's ambition: to go everywhere, eat everything. This adventure cost Simon most of his life savings,  took him to 31 countries in a little over a year, and resulted in his critically-acclaimed book, "Eat My Globe." He also authored, "Eating For Britain," in 2010, is a contributor to the UK's "The Guardian," "The Independent," and "The Daily Mail;" also, "The Daily Beast," "Wexas Traveller Magazine," and www.AskMen.com.  In 2008, Simon was voted by "The London Evening Standard" as one of the "1000 Most Influential People in London,: and in  2009, "GQ Magazine" chose his "Dos Hermanos" as one of the "100 Best Things In The World," calling it "Michelin-starred food blogging." Last year, "Esquire Magazine (UK)," called Simon and his brother's blog, "Dos Hermanos," the #1 UK blog that restaurants fear, and noted that it's "still one of the most widely-read, and best," and the UK Press Gazette voted Simon #20 on the "Top 50 Food and Drink Journalists." On television, Simon can be seen as a recurring guest judge on Food Network's "Iron Chef America," and has been seen on Food Network's "Next Iron Chef," -Seasons 3 & 4), "The Best Thing I Ever Ate," and as a recurring guest judge on "Extreme Chef." website: http://www.simonmajumdar.co.uk

  • 01:44

    SIMON MAJUMDAR

    in Entertainment

     
    Simon Majumdar returns to Art of Living to talk about his busier-than-ever career, which now includes being a judge on the returning series, "Extreme Chef," premiering Thursday, August 16th at 10pm/9c on Food Network, plus upcoming stints on "Iron Chef," "The Next Iron Chef." and  "Undercover Critics." Simon is the author of the "Eat My Globe" and "Eating For Britain." http://www.simonmajumdar.com/ From the new Cooking Channel show, premiering Friday, August 17th, world traveler and food enthusiast, Eden Grinshpan, takes viewers on a weeklyculinary adventure through the most unexpected U.S. cities serving up authentic global cuisine. Over the course of eight episodes, Eden visits a different city each week to discover original recipes and the incredible stories behind them. Whether she's at a Kenyan restaurant for lunch in Baltimore or enjoying a traditional Burmese meal in Honolulu, Eden brings her passion for people and adventure everywhere she goes.  With a heritage that includes his great-grandfather and grandfather owning bars and restaurants in San Francisco and three uncles who currently own seven restaurants between them, Chef Jensen Cummings was born to be a chef. As the Executive Chef at "Row 14 Bistro & Wine Bar" in Denver, Chef Cummings has been an advocate in bridging the gap between local product and international cuisine. He works the th Colorado Department of Agriculture and Colorado Proud to build relationships, logistics and transportation between farmers and restaurants. http://www.row14denver.com/  

  • 01:12

    Simon Daniels - Autograph

    in Music

    The son of a renowned Israeli classical Pianist winner of the international Arthur Rubinstein Prize and a Swiss Chemist pioneer mother who's family migrated to Brazil to escape the holocaust, Simon enjoyed success in Brazil with records for Warner bros. and Columbia before moving to LA in 1985. Jailhouse was reunited for selected shows in 2012 including The Monsters of Rock Cruise where Simon was referred as a Singer/Guitarist to Randy Rand and Steve Lynch who were planing a come back with a new line up for AUTOGRAPH.  Successfully touring again since the beginning of 2014 Autograph has had great performances at theaters, casinos, various venues and major Festivals as M3, Monsters of Rock Cruise, The Moondance Jam, Firefest, The Halfway Jam among others reaching the 4 corners of the USA along with Canada and the UK as well as releasing 3 new anthem singles one of them "I lost my mind in America" making the TOP 10 ITUNES Charts, a crowd favorite " You are us, We are you" receiving great reviews and airplay and "Every Generation" recently released and featured in Classic Rock Magazine.  The new CD "Louder" was released on Jan. 7th of 2016 with 4 original songs written by the new line up and a live version of the top 40 classic hit single "Turn up the radio". The new CD is available at www.AutographBand.com. as dates and Tours are being booked solid for 2016.

  • 00:34

    US Racing Sports Gambling Show

    in Sports

    In the I Need to Know segment, host Derek Simon recaps Frosted's big win in Dubai and discusses the demolition of Pinnacle Race Course.

    Later, Derek chats with the hardest-working harness driver in the business, Aaron Merriman. Aaron talks about his grueiling daily commute to and from the races and what got him interested in Standardbred racing.

    In the Sports Betting segment, Kevin Rogers of VegasInsider.com previews the Super Bowl and even discusses a cross-sport prop bet that he finds interesting.

  • 00:32

    US Racing Sports Gambling Show

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    US Racing’s Derek Simon discusses the Eclipse Award “snub” and concussions in horse racing.

    Later, he is joined by former jockey Kate Repp, who talks about her career as a jockey and her surprising hobby.

    In the Sports Gambling segment, Kevin Rogers of VegasInsider.com recaps last weekend’s NFL Conference Championship games and gives his thoughts on college basketball and the NBA.


    Guest Bio: Kate Repp became involved in racing at Longacres and Emerald Downs in her home state of Washington and worked her way up. Her first win was at Bay Meadows on Nov. 4, 2005, aboard Lady Formal for trainer Dennis Ward. Her hobbies include her family and working out and her role models are Robby Albarado and Russell Baze.

  • 00:30

    US Racing Sports Gambling Show

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    US Racing's Derek Simon chats with former jockey Rosemary Homeister about her riding career and her present venture as a personal trainer at JockeyRose Fit Club.

    In the Sports Betting segment, Kevin Rogers of VegasInsider drops by to preview the NFL Conference Championships games featuring New England at Denver and Arizona at Carolina.

  • 00:58

    Simon Magus and John the Baptist

    in Radio

    On Thursday January 28th, 2016 the Hermetic Hour with host Poke Runyon will present a discussion on the Biblical personages Simon Magus and John the Baptist. We will discuss their association, their influence on the Gnostic movement and the rise of Christianity. We will have Frater Solomon as a guest commentator. Sources will be the works of Tobias Churton "Gnostic Mysteries of Sex" and "Mysteries of John the Baptist" also G.R.S. Mead's "Simon Magus" and "The Book of Enoch" which influenced Gnostic cosmology and the Mandanean books attributed to John the Baptizer. So if you want to be demystified about the Gnosis, tune in and we'll part the veil.


     

  • 00:34

    US Racing Sports Gambling Show

    in Sports

    US Racing's Derek Simon discusses the NFL playoffs, including how the Super Bowl odds are determined, along with the triumphant return of California Chrome.

    In the Sports Betting segment, Kevin Rogers of VegasInsider gives his opinion on the Divisional Round of the NFL playoffs.

  • 00:43

    Vocal Powerhouse Terrell "T-REX" Simon

    in Lifestyle

    Vocal powerhouse and Troy, NY native Terrell 'T-REX' Simon started delivering soul-stirring music at the age of six, when he discovered his gift singing in the church. He got his professional start in New York City while performing with a traveling choir throughout the region. In 2003, his connections led him to platinum-selling singer-songwriter/producer Lyfe Jennings who took him on the road with his act. T-Rex began touring with such major artists as John Legend, Beyonce, Anthony Hamilton, and Musiq SoulChild. As a huge fan of Dave Hollister, coming up he adopted a similar sound, patterning his voice after the vocal sensation, and later touring with him as a backup singer. His TV appearances include Jimmy Kimmel, Good Morning America, David Letterman, Jay Leno, 106 & Park, and The Monique show, among others. The pivotal moment in his career came when he appeared on MTV Unplugged with Neyo, which gained mass exposure for him.


    Join us to learn more about his this amazing talent (347) 637-2319 and press 1.

  • 00:37

    US Racing Sports Gambling Show

    in Sports

    Derek Simon of US Racing talks about “scientific” training methods with thoroughbred trainer Jessie (Howell) MacWhistle.

    In the sports betting segment, Kevin Rogers breaks down two of the NFL Wildcard games — Pittsburgh vs. Cincinnati and Green Bay vs. Washington — along with the NCAA title game between Clemson and Alabama.