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  • 00:31

    Paydirt! Former NFL Pro Bowl Running Back Thomas Jones is on the Show!

    in Entertainment

      On this episode of The VDown, we welcome 12 year NFL veteran and Pro Bowl Running Back Thomas Jones to the show! Thomas was drafted #7 in the first round by the Arizona Cardinals in the year 2K out of the University of Virginia. From there he went on to play with the Tampa Bay Buccaneers, the Chicago Bears where he rushed for 112 yards with an average of 7.5 yards a carry in Super Bowl XLI. He then went on to the New York Jets. 


      During the 2008 season with the Jets, Jones scored 13 rushing touchdowns, 2 receiving touchdowns, and an AFC leading 1312 yards rushing. This strong play sent Jones to the Pro Bowl for the 2008 season. He then set a New York Jets record for rushing touchdowns the following season with 14.


      Thomas then spent his final two seasons with the Kansas City Chiefs. During his time with the Chiefs, Jones become only the 25th player in the 95 year history of the National Football League.


      So join us on April 7th at 5 pm CT/ 6 pm ET as we reminisce with Thomas about his playing days and have him tell us about his new adventures and plans for the future at www.blogtalkradio.com/vdown. If you can't listen live you can always listen later at www.blogtalkradio.com/vdown and don't forget to visit our products page at www.thevdown.webstarts.com/products.

  • 01:01

    The Thomas Loop Radio Show on WJJL-1440AM - Fingerstyle Guitar - 6/24/2015

    in Music

    June 24th, 2015's edition of The Thomas Loop Radio Show features The Fingerstyle Guitar Genre.  Music by Ben Lacy - http://www.benlacy.com/ - Adam Rafferty http://www.adamrafferty.com - Jamie Holka - http://www.jamieholka.com


    A snippet of Ben Lacy's bio - The February 2007 issue of Guitar Player Magazine named Ben as one of the Top 101 Forgotten Greats & Unsung Guitar Heroes.  20th Century Guitar's August 2006 issue had a 2-page article about Ben.  Following is an excerpt.  "About once a decade, a new guitar talent comes along that knocks this writer out.  It was like that when I first saw and heard Michael Hedges.  So musical, so unique.  Same with Stanley Jordan.  Four years ago, I met the newest killer guitarist at a California NAMM Show...


    Snippet of Adam Rafferty's bio - 


    I’m Adam Rafferty – welcome to my website. I am a guitar player born and raised in New York City, and currently spending most of my time on the road playing concerts and doing workshops.


    Playing music for people is my #1 passion.


    I also equally love teaching music to anyone who is dedicated.


    I love helping people achieve “aha” moments. Sometimes these insights “bleed” into a personal development – flavor!


    Snippet of Jamie Holka's bio - 


    Jamie Holka is a solo finger-style guitarist from Niagara Falls NY.  His style incorporates many layers to assimilate bass, drums, chords and melody. Switching between a Gibson L-5 and a Maton Michael Fix model, he’s able to create quite a diverse sound. 

  • 00:52

    January Jones- The Energy Nurse & Jewelry

    in Paranormal

    January Jones-White Light-Energy Nurse


    Carolyn Green shares in this interview the launch of her new jewelry line composed of original crystals and one of a kind items that will be unique and special gifts for your dearest friends and family. 


    www.theenergynurse.com


    Carolyn Green, The Energy Nurse, RN, certified life coach, energy medical practitioner, sharing her White Light experiences is the author of, Getting To Know You: Guided Pearls of Wisdom for a More Soulful Experience. Her book is based on 18 channeled guidances to help re-establish healthier thought patterns.


    Carolyn has been a registered nurse since 1983, with experience in medical/surgical, and pre/postoperative care.  She is married to Chiropractor Dr. Adlai Green, and together they have been working at their wellness center outside of Orlando, Fla. for 34 years. 


    Carolyn trained and is certified in several forms of energy medicine, with a concentration on Healing Touch that is accredited by the American Holistic Nurse's Association.

  • 00:50

    January Jones-Payson Book Festival #2

    in Books

    Meet Steven Andrew Cole, Sherry Engler, Annemarie Everland


    http://www.stevenandrewcole.com


    Steven Andrew Cole is the author of three novels, and has written countless magazines, newspaper articles and screenplays. Steven enjoys leading his readers down dark alleys, through crawl spaces and anywhere they dare not to venture. A descendent of Ralph Waldo Emerson, Steven is known for working in numerous genres and often writes using a poetic tone. He divides his creativity between his stories and his love of drawing.


    http://sherryengler.tateauthor.com/about-the-author/


    Sherry Engler is married to Don Engler, who currently serves as the Chief of Police in Payson, Arizona. As the wife of one law enforcement officer and the mother of two, Sherry knows first- hand the many challenges the law enforcement profession may have on family life. 


    Anne Marie Eveland  http://www.hurrahforhumans.com


    Annemarie began writing personal stories for her Storytelling presentations. As a certified presenter, she wrote her training manuals for Reading People seminars; was included in two anthologies, and was a columnist in two newspapers. At First Glance, What Faces Reveal is a self-help book on reading people and understanding ourselves. Be the Ripple stories show how seemingly small moments and incidents in ordinary days can affect us for life. 


     

  • January Jones- Money Riples-Chris Miles

    in Business

    Meet Chris Miles, The Cash Flow Expert, who will delightfully share outside the box theories on finance and life in general.


    “THE financial advocate for the entrepreneur” is a leading authority teaching entrepreneurs and their spouses how to quickly free up and create cash flow and lasting wealth TODAY spending time doing what they love most! 


    Chris Miles, the "Cash Flow Expert" and “THE financial advocate for the entrepreneur” is a leading authority teaching entrepreneurs and their spouses how to quickly free up and create cash flow and lasting wealth TODAY spending time doing what they love most! 


    He’s an author and radio host that has been featured in US News, CNN Money, Bankrate.com, interviewed on TV & radio, and has a high reputation with his company, Money Ripples getting his clients fast, life-altering financial results.

  • 00:15

    The Thomas Carter Show

    in Lifestyle

    It's your life, so you have to make the choices, other wise you give your power away. Wise counsel, you need it, explore our options, that's smart, let someone else decide for you, that will set you up for failure, because they will also tell you if they feel you measure up or not.

  • 00:50

    January Jones - 4-1-1 on Step Parenting

    in Family

    Meet  Michele Sfarkianois author of "The 4-1-1 on Step Parenting." January Jones and Michele discuss on of the things you need to Do and Do Not if you are step-parenting  in a blended family. This interview will inform and inspire you along with some really, really great advice from Michele.


    MICHELE SFAKIANOS is a Registered Nurse, Life Skills Expert, Speaker and Author. In 1982, she received her AS Degree in Business Data Processing/Computer Programming. In 1993, she received her Associate in Science degree in Nursing from St. Petersburg Junior College, graduating with Honors.  In 1999, Michele received her Bachelor of Science degree in Nursing from Florida International University, graduating with High Honors.


     

  • 00:24

    Thomas Carter Show

    in Lifestyle

    Life gives you what ever you believe it will or what ever you believe it won't, my goal is to challange your thinking to reach higher than you think possible. It's your life so live it well

  • 00:50

    January Jones - “The 4-1-1 on Step-Parenting”

    in Self Help

    Meet  Michele Sfarkianois author of "The 4-1-1 on Step Parenting." January Jones and Michele discuss on of the things you need to Do and Do Not if you are step-parenting  in a blended family. This interview will inform and inspire you along with some really, really great advice from Michele.


    MICHELE SFAKIANOS is a Registered Nurse, Life Skills Expert, Speaker and Author. In 1982, she received her AS Degree in Business Data Processing/Computer Programming. In 1993, she received her Associate in Science degree in Nursing from St. Petersburg Junior College, graduating with Honors.  In 1999, Michele received her Bachelor of Science degree in Nursing from Florida International University, graduating with High Honors.


     

  • 00:31

    Irate, Tireless Minority - Guest Host Thomas Pibal

    in Politics Conservative

    Doing my best to help the Lord set the brushfires of freedom in the hearts of men and to restore America, God willing, to the beacon of freedom she was meant to be.


    Since I am having some health issues (and would appreciate prayer for those of you who pray) today's show will be hosted by a young musician and entrepreneur in this area - Thomas Pibal. He may just play music or he may discuss issues of the day. I hope my regular listeners will join him and be supportive. 


    Thomas Pibal links
    website: www.thomaspibal.com
    facebook: www.facebook.com/thomaspibalpage
    www.facebook.com/thomaspibaltrio
    Twitter: twitter.com/thomaspibal or @ThomasPibal
    Reverbnation: www.reverbnation.com/thomaspibal

    The Electra Color Band: 
    www.reverbnation.com/theelectracolor
    twitter.com/theelectracolor
    www.facebook.com/theelectracolor

    Kent Hovind's ministry: 
    www.2peter3.com
    www.facebook.com/drkenthovind
    search for user "Kent Hovind OFFICIAL" on youtube

  • 00:26

    The Thomas Loop Radio Show on WJJL- Interview with Universal Sports Larry Rawson

    in Sports

    Tom Proctor interviewed four-time Emmy Award Winner for sports journalism, Larry Rawson on Wedenesday April 8, 2015's edition of The Thomas Loop Radio Show on WJJL AM-1440.  Rawson will co-host The Boston Marathon on Monday - April 20th at 8:30am. 


    Larry Rawson's bio is here - 


    TRACK & FIELD AND MARATHON RADIO AND TV BROADCASTING CAREER


    1980 to present. Commentator for ESPN-TV for track & field and marathons since the inception of the network. Also have worked for most of the other major TV networks. Commentator for 4 World Championships and 7 summer Olympic Games in track & field. Commentator for 38 NCAA Indoor and Outdoor Track and Field Championships for ESPN and CBS. International and national co-host for television for Chicago, New York and Boston marathons (up to 35 yrs).


     


    AWARDS


    Two-time national and 2-time regional Emmy award winner for track and field and sports journalism commentary, for ESPN and Madison Square Garden networks.


    2008. Inducted in Running USA's Hall of Fame. They are the umbrella organization for all road races and marathons in the USA. First commentator to be inducted.


    2011. Penn Relays lifetime achievement award. First time the award has been given to a television commentator.


    2011. Inducted in the New York Athletic Club Hall of Fame "for contributions to track and field."


    2012. Inducted in the Halls of Fame for LaSalle Academy and All Hallows Academy for contributions to the schools.


     

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