Do you think that you can tell the kind of person someone is just by looking at them? If so, what exactly are you evaluating? Are you using your brain or your gut? Looks or feel? Is your first impression useful or dismissive? Could making instant judgements lead to prejudice? What do YOU think?
On It's A Question of Balance with Ruth Copland this Saturday we ask - 'Can you judge a book by its cover?’ New research suggests that the old adage ‘you can’t judge a book by its cover’ may actually not be true. It seems that people can tell quite a bit about a person by looking at them – whether a man would make a good father, for example. But what do you think?
Listen to this week's podcast for It's A Question Of Balance With Ruth Copland and give your comments! Listen at http://bit.ly/1onjjkF This Saturday we discussed Fear. Fear can be paralysing, disempowering and make us feel that the world is against us. Fear can make us judgmental and critical of ourselves and others. Fear can be a justified response. Fear can inspire action and motivate us to overcome. Fear can show us we are stretching ourselves and growing. How does fear play out in your everyday life? Where is the balance between the benefits and drawbacks?Also hear wonderful local, award-winning sculptor Jenni Ward talk about her humanitarian work in Haiti, her life, work and Aptos teaching studio. www.itsaquestionofbalance.com
This week on Dr. Future News, the Futures discussed Long Life Humans, and ancient prehistoric humanoid species who did not go extinct, according to the latest scientific analysis. It might surprise you to learn that wine and coffee both get a thumbs up when it comes to reaching 90 years old, while being very thin seems associated with a shorter life span. More good news for these and other folks who are no longer interested in driving their cars, DrFuture reports on progress on testing autopilot cars by Volvo and Google. These and other surprising secrets to long life are discussed in the May 7th podcast on http://www.drfutureshow.com.
Who is "The Lackey" and why does the audience seem to react to him so much. Get to know KSCO's newest host (actually not that new to some), The Lackey. He and Dave Michaels are the new co-hosts of "The Happy Hour" on KSCO. Click HERE to listen to the show.
OH MY GOD! -- The high-priced consultant was right -- BIGTIME!!
He WARNED me that making such a DRASTIC program change to the afternoon drive program would result in a MASSIVE outcry from people who would be offended by the new Happy Hour program with Dave and the Traffic Lackey.
But I NEVER expected the hundreds of angry emails to crash the server!
Most of them dislike the Lackey's attitude, especially his nasty treatment of callers.
So I couldn't stand it any longer.
I had a coming to Jesus meeting with the Traffic Lackey and asked him to change: to become kind and respectful towards callers, especially the ones who insult him!
He said he would AND appear with his partner Dave Michaels to speak candidly with you on the next KSCO Special, this Saturday 10 AM to 12 Noon, right here on we hear you loud and clear and know you mean business radio AM 1080 KSCO!