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Are we any closer to finding out the truth behind Benghazi? I have my doubts. Hillary Clinton's book plummets in sales on week two. Thad Cochran finds support in strange places. The GOP doesn't much care for the ruckus the Tea Party are causing, and apparebtly neither do minority Democratic voters in Mississippi.Shame really, a Tea Party loudmouth might have turned Mississippi blue. Is the immigration reform debate dead?
All this and more
Guests: Mia Cobb and Julie Hecht, authors of "Do You Believe in Dog? - What happens when two canine scientists become pen pals?" Mia and Julie are the hosts of this years SPARCS conference that is happening this weekend! June 20-22nd. www.caninescience.info
Julie Hecht is a Canine Behavioral Researcher and manages Alexandra Horowitz's Dog Cognition Lab at Barnard College. In 2010, she founded Dog Spies where she blogs, lectures and holds programs on the science behind dog and the dog-human relationship.
Mia Cobb is a freelance animal welfare science consultant, researcher and communicator and is in a Ph.D. program researching the effects of social and environmental enrichment on the welfare, stress and performance of kenneled working dogs.
Human Animal Science
This week the panel will be talking about Bowe Bergdhal, has he moved from POW to POP (Prisoner Of Politics)? It is an unusual situation, only time will tell the end result. Susan Rice claimed he served with distinction, yet his fellow soldiers share a different feeling.
Hillary Clinton is about to launch her new book, or is she launching her 2016 run for the whitehouse? The book campaign has been managed with the care of a military opperation.
Dan Marino withdraws from NFL lawsuit. No doubt due to concussions he could not remember filing the suit.....
And the Donald Stering story gets better and better by the day.
Host Derek Simon discusses Steve Haskin’s Bloodhorse article “Ghosts of Press Boxes Past” and explains what he believes can fill up the press boxes at American racetracks once again. He also opines on Bill Finley's ESPN piece detailing the decline of two-year-old racing.
In the U. of Bet segment Dave “The Horse Handicapping Authority” Schwartz and Derek exchange verbal blows in a debate about what constitutes money management and whether or not bettors can improve or erode their advantage or disadvantage by means of a betting strategy.
TwinSpires' Derek Simon analyzes last weekend's big stakes races at Belmont Park, along with Shared Belief's scintillating score in the Los Alamitos Derby.
In the U. of Bet/handicapping/racing history segment he discusses "Picking Winners with Systology," as well as the "Racing Maxims and Methods of 'Pittsburg Phil.'"
In the News & Notes segment, host Derek Simon and Ed DeRosa of Brisnet.com take an early look at the Eclipse Awards. Then, in a special Racing History segment, Derek discusses the 1968 Kentucky Derby and the controversial disqualification of Dancer’s Image.
Lastly, in the Handicapping segment, Derek and Dave “The Horse Handicapping Authority” Dave Schwartz chat about figures that lie and liars that figure — or something like that.
I'm so happy to welcome back Simon Majumdar, a favorite on Art of Living. We haven't seen him since January of last year, and it's been far too long.
No stranger to Food Network, Simon is a regular judge on Cutthroat Kitchen, Iron Chef America and The Next Iron Chef, although he didn't start out in the entertainment industry. When he was 40 years old, he quit his job as a book publisher and began a new mission: "Go Everywhere, Eat Everything." Today he's traveling the country doing research for his next television and book project — Fed, White and Blue — which will celebrate America's vast and diverse culinary landscape.
In the News & Notes segment, host Derek Simon discusses "How genetics can create the next superstar racehorse" and relates it to handicapping.
In the U. of Bet segment, Dave “The Horse Handicapping Authority” Schwartz and Derek break down class — can it be quantified and how?
QUANTUM LEAP: The Connection between Behavior and the Brain
Please help me welcome Dr. DeFrance, Neuropsychologist and researcher to Quantum Leap.
Dr. DeFrance has a tremendous amount of knowledge to share not only because he is well educated, he also knows first hand about brain injury. He received his in 1966 and since then he spent his life researching the brain. He has written 71 published papers, 10 college book chapters, not to mention his numerous monographs. We all can learn so much from the knowledge he has learned.
Dr. DeFrance can help us all understand the connection between our behavior, thoughts and feelings and our brain injury. Save this date, it will be well worth your time. Education is power!
Who: Dr. Jon DeFrance
Neuropsychologist, clinical/ researcher
Where: Quantum Leap, on The Brain Injury Radio Network
When: THIS Sunday June, 29th 5pm Pacific Time/ 8pm EST
Brain Injury recovery has taken a Quantum Leap in the last twenty or so years. Research is the reason for the increased knowledge of how to deal with brain injury. Join host Julie Kintz the 2nd and 4th Sundays of the month (5pm Pacific, 8pm EST) as she welcomes professionals that are making a difference in the lives of those living with and/or caring for brain injury. Tune in, call in, and together we can make a difference.
Chris “The Dark Horse” Sorenson subs for Ed “The Absent” DeRosa and in the News & Notes segment and chats with host Derek Simon about the Triple Crown run, “fixing” horse racing and other fun stuff.
In the U. of Bet/Handicapping segment, race caller Jonathan Horowitz of Arapahoe Park stops by to discuss life as a track announcer, Arabian racing and the growth of the Sport of Kings in Colorado.
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Project Empowerment is delighted to have on author Julie M. Simon, MA, MBA. We will be discussing her new book The Emotional Eater's Repair Manual, which is PERFECT timing in the midst of the holiday season and new year!
Julie is a Licensed Psychotherapist and Life Coach with twenty plus years of experience helping overeaters stop dieting, heal their relationship with themselves and their bodies, lose weight and keep it off. She lives in Los Angeles, CA. Visit her online at http://www.overeatingrecovery.com.
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