This week Adam is joined by the head of Documentary Films & Director of International Distribution at XYZ Films and DeLorean super fan Tamir Ardon to talk about his journey as well as his new film 'Framing John DeLorean' available now on video on demand.
Andrew Harding and Stephen Amell join the show today to talk about the origins of their wine company Nocking Point and the new collaboration with Adam, Right on Red Pinot Noir. They talk about the origins of the wine's name, why you shouldn't waste your time and why you should ALWAYS make rights on reds.
Louis Rosenberg- technologist, inventor and CEO of Unanimous AI joins us as this week's guest. He and Adam talk about the artificial intelligence revolution and what Louis is doing to combat the negative aspects coming around the bend. They discuss the impact on the jobs market and how AI will not just eliminate unskilled labor, but highly skilled labor like hedge fund managers and radiologists as well. They next discuss Louis' concept of Swarm AI, which compiles anonymous human minds on a real-time, problem-solving platform as a means to create natural human super intellects. As the show wraps up, Adam and Louis talk about Louis’ daily routine and his aversion to modern day technology.
CEO and Founder of Gregory's Coffee Greg Zamfotis joins the show today to talk about the startup and success of his company. Adam and he talk about why he chose to get into such a competitive market, what makes his coffee different and why Starbucks stinks. They then get into government regulations that make business hard for entrepreneurs and how the boss-employee relationship has changed over the years.
Biographer and comedian Matt Balaker joins the show today to talk about his new book A Comedian's Story. Adam and Matt talk about why he chose Greg Giraldo to be his subject for the book and what made the man so fascinating. They then talk about Matt's stand up career in LA and how hard it is to grind in the stand-up scene while working a day job.
Paul Ollinger stops by the show today to talk about when and when not to pursue your dreams. We talk to Paul about his choice to leave Facebook and pursue his dream of stand up comedy. We also talk to him about his podcast Crazy Money and we answer the question does money actually make you happy?
Operational psychologist Adam Grant joins the show today to talk about his new podcast WorkLife. Adam and his namesake discuss the psychological components of a work environment and the change in the mindset of the modern employee and boss. Adam then quizzes Adam on his style of leadership and his employees.
On today's show we talk to Fox and Friends Meteorologist Janice Dean about her new book Mostly Sunny. We talk to Janice about her struggles as a broadcaster with MS and what it was like being diagnosed. We also talk about her stories of sexual misconduct at Fox and the horrors of working for the infamous Don Imus. Finally we talk about the polarized political landscape and why people instinctively hate the pundits at Fox.
Legendary producer Irwin Winkler joins the show to talk about his new book A Life in Movies. Adam and Irwin discuss his illustrious career working on Raging Bull, the Rocky franchise, Goodfellas and more. He also tells us why he turned down Francis Ford Coppola to direct a gangster movie.
Ex-Convict turned motivational speaker, Casey Diaz joins the show today to talk about his new book Shot Caller, growing up in Los Angeles as an immigrant and getting involved in gang violence early on. We talk to Casey about what it was like getting jumped in and what prison was like for a teenager. We then talk about his turn to religion and what we can do to help immigration in this country.
Rep. Seth Moulton joins the show today to talk about his upcoming bid for President. He and Adam talk about the path that led him to join Congress which included his time at Harvard and in The Marine Corps. They then get into some of the issues closest to Seth's campaign, climate change. education and economics among them.