Jason & Chris explore some strange facts about Christmas and then turn to their first interview segment on the show.
Few understand the dynamic of being around people who believe what they want to be true, regardless of the evidence, more than Dale Scott. Dale was a Major League umpire for almost 4,000 games. In his interview with Chris & Jason, he talks about:
Recognizing when someone's heart, not their head, is running the show.
How to handle conflict with someone convinced they are right.
The problem with being convinced you're right.
His experience umpiring with the MLB in Australia.
Being the first major sports official in America to come out.
And of course, a few good stories about what probably looked different on television than what actually happened.
Jason gets quizzed by Chris on what percentage of people believe false things. They then discuss what psychological phenomenon allows this to occur and then discuss the bizarre nature of Australian real estate?! ...
Jason & Chris welcome Doug Keene, Ph.D., back to the show to discuss some of the mental health terms being published in articles throughout the pandemic, such as Languishing, Cocooning & Hypernesting. Doug explains some misunderstood concepts about how emotions actually work, why the pandemic was so discombobulating for so many people, and some tips about making a strong mental comeback. MealPass inquiries, please contact Jason Graham-Nye at [email protected] ...
Jason and Chris share some GOOD NEWS! in America and Australia, leading to a 4 question quiz about diseases that used to pose a terrible threat to humanity that are now under control or altogether eradicated in the United States & Australia. The two then interview each other over some of the best and worst they have seen, experienced, and participated in leading organizations and running businesses. ...