#93 - Michael Morgenstern - The Internet as a Stage, Pranking Sundance, and the Post-Truth World

#93 - Michael Morgenstern - The Internet as a Stage, Pranking Sundance, and the Post-Truth World

I sat down with filmmaker and thinker Michael Morgenstern to talk about his fascination with truth, the Internet, and how reality is becoming more and more warped each day. I found our discussion to be both terrifying and fascinating, but hearing how creative Michael gets in his pursuit of art is nothing short of inspiring to me.

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Episode 92 - Jenna Hage-Hassan (4Thought Studios)

Episode 92 - Jenna Hage-Hassan (4Thought Studios)

This week I spoke to Jenna Hage-Hassan of 4Thought Studios, an app development company based out of Detroit.

Her and her team are working to change the narrative about digital technology and how it can benefit our lives, and are launching their first app to try and help Detroiters find more places around the city to explore. We had a lovely conversation about all that she’s up to, and she explained how she’s taken the unorthodox path to tech through two geology degrees, one in Lebanon(!).

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Episode 85 - Max Carver

Episode 85 - Max Carver

I interviewed Max Carver a few weeks ago and had my first ever technical difficulty. The interview got erased, and I called him apologetically asking for more of his time. So you’re hearing round two, which I thoroughly enjoyed.
We talk politics, sobriety, how social media is slowly killing our society, and how acting has become just one tool in his arsenal of expression. We take a lot of twists and turns in this one. Enjoy.

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Episode 79 - Leah V

Episode 79 - Leah V

Leah V. is a plus-size hijabi model, body-positive activist, and freelance writer. While attending her master’s program, she started to blog because she had gone through several eating disorders and was tired of sucking her stomach in while in public. She began being more candid about her struggles as a fat, Black Muslim growing up in Detroit and has been featured in HuffPost, Elle Magazine, and Buzzfeed. Just to name a few.

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Episode 78 - Ahmed Baba (Rantt Media)

Episode 78 - Ahmed Baba (Rantt Media)

In light of another crazy week in Trump’s America, and today’s news that Paul Manafort is cooperating with Special Counsel Mueller’s probe, I had to get my buddy Ahmed Baba from Rantt back on the pod to help unpack these developments and put them in context for us.

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Episode 76 - Christopher Rivas - MILLENNIALS DON'T SUCK PODCAST

Episode 76 - Christopher Rivas - MILLENNIALS DON'T SUCK PODCAST

This week I talked with Christopher Rivas about his obsession with storytelling, our shared distaste for social media in the context of it being more necessary than ever to curate a "personal brand," and why he stayed in Windsor Castle this summer. 

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Episode 70 - Ryan Jancula - MILLENNIALS DON'T SUCK PODCAST

Episode 70 - Ryan Jancula - MILLENNIALS DON'T SUCK PODCAST

I had the chance to sit down with one of my favorite people this week, Ryan Jancula. We talked about the economic difficulties our generation is facing, creative ways to become a homeowner, and how he was able to set goals for himself and then execute on his vision. 

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Episode 69 - Christina Bushner - MILLENNIALS DON'T SUCK PODCAST

Episode 69 - Christina Bushner - MILLENNIALS DON'T SUCK PODCAST

This week I spoke to Christina Bushner, a costumer in the Film and TV world out here in Los Angeles and an all-around badass. We spoke about the struggles she had to overcome as a teen spending time in juvenile hall and how she's built a life for herself in the world of entertainment. 


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