Wednesday, May 25, 2016

Elucidate No. 49 - R.J. Jojola

R.J. Jojola is an author of dark fantasy. With the life experience of being a body builder, middle school teacher, and sociologist. She gets quite personal in this introductory episode, which is just fine with me. Her no nonsense style is appreciated and is executed with class.

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R.J.'s Website and portal to all her social media:

Tuesday, May 24, 2016

Elucidate No. 48 - Recording Music

I haven't released an official, bonafide “Goliath Flores” CD in about ten years. In this episode I talk about that as well as a couple of other related branches to the topic.

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Things I mentioned: 

- California Winter original music by yours truly:

- The Convert original film music by me too!:

- Dreaming Uphill, more of my film work:


- David Byrne - 'The internet will suck all creative content out of the world'

- Revenge of the Record Labels - How The Majors Renewed Their Grip On Music

Monday, May 2, 2016

Elucidate No. 47 - Look At the Bright Side of Evil

The slave abolitionist Harriet Tubman is replacing Andrew Jackson on the front of the twenty dollar bill. I've thought for some time that how it's long overdue that money, which we're all exposed to many times a day reflect the ACTUAL better light of history.

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Harriet Tubman:
Andrew Jackson:
Trail of Tears:

Wednesday, March 23, 2016

Elucidate No. 46 - Drew

Drew is the administrator of a hospital mental health department. We talk about books by George Orwell and Kurt Vonnegut, society, politics, and the medical system.

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Things we talked about:

- Harrison Bergeron - Film Kurt Vonnegut's based on :
- George Orwell down and out in Paris and London:
- The Cathedral, Radio Lab podcast:
- Homestead Strikes and Massacre:
Terry Prachett - Shaking Hands With Death:

Tuesday, March 8, 2016

Elucidate No. 45 - Andre Gruber 6

Andre Gruber is the creator of LUST/APE magazine, is a graphic designer, amateur music historian, worthy musician, and most recently artist and producer of his original animated series The Muckrakers. - We talk about the current presidential election, and social issues.

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- Andre Gruber's magazine and animated series:
- Andre on twitter:

Things we talked about:

Classical Social Theory, Roberto Unger nails it!
- Why Africa Is Poor:

Sunday, February 14, 2016

Elucidate No. 44 - Gabie Ruiz 2

Gabie Ruiz is a yoga and zumba instructor, and public school educator. She's also a music, arts, and philosophy enthusiast. - It's Valentine's Day, so we talk about relationships, marriage, and sex. And, Osho the philosopher.

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- Gabie's Yoga 4 Change page:
- Gabies facebook page:

Things we talked about:

- Osho:
- Valentines Day:

Elucidate No. 43 - Sofia Zappi 2

So, Sofia was kind enough to stop by again, and again something went wrong with our podcast. Some of you may remember, the first time I pushed the wrong button for the video (Sofia's previous episode: This time it wasn't my fault. JEA cut the f**king power because they were installing new street lights. The timing was unfortunate, but our street is bright as f**k!

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- Sofia's blog about being dedicated to living life with quality instead of quantity:
- Sofia playing the cello at TEDx:
- Sofia playing "A Felicidade, Girl of Ipanema (Garota de Ipanema)":

Things we talked about:

- Types of Climbing:
- Wyoming:
- Sao Paolo, Barzil:
- Grand Tenton Music Festival:
- Symphony: