Daughter of legendary comedian Lenny Bruce, Kitty Bruce on her relationship with her father and the recent reissue of his autobiography How To Talk Dirty And Influence People. Then Kitty delves into The Lenny Bruce Foundation’s efforts in the field of Recovery.
Outro is an excerpt of The Paul Mercurio Comedy Mixtape, Episode 308: Lenny Bruce, courtesy of the Sideshow Network. Listen to the full episode here:
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Elizabeth Bachner is a licensed Midwife with a medical board license who joins us to talk to Bob and his partner Krissy all about their recent experience with the magical process of childbirth.
Outro Music: “So Special” by Lance Is A Genius, from the self-titled album available on iTunes.
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Comedy writer / explicit musical jingle guy, Eli Braden speaks candidly about his career and his contributions to the Howard Stern Show. Filling in for Bob, who is away on almost here baby duty, is comedy writer and podcast host Caleb Bacon.
Outro music, "Boob Riddance" by Eli Braden, courtesy of Eli Braden, in honor of Robin Quivers. Please be advised the ending is explicit. Sponsored by Bergametna.com and AloRecovery.com
Bob Newton spent 11 years in the NFL as a Guard for the Chicago Bears and Seattle Seahawks before moving on to counseling and directing programs at Hazeldon Betty Ford Center. Caleb Bacon sits in for Bob Forrest, who checks in from the delivery room at the hospital where his baby mama Krissy gives birth.
Outro music "Truth, Chaos And Beauty (Peace In The Valley)" by Bob Forrest, from his album "Survival Songs" available on iTunes.
The Rob Saul Show’s Owen Elliot-Kugell talks about coming of age in Los Angeles, as the daughter of late rock star, Mama Cass Elliot from the Mamas and the Papa’s band.
Outro Music: Fabrizio And The Fever “With Me” from the album Nunchuck Fury, available on iTunes.
Victim’s Advocate Debra Tate, shares her journey working with the Criminal Justice System and describes living in the shadow of one of the most notorious crimes in history.
Outro Music: Fabrizio And The Fever “She Was (Marilyn’s Song)” from the album Nunchuck Fury, available on iTunes.
Longtime LOVELINE engineer Anderson Cowan catches us up on what he’s been up to since the 33 year radio show went off air in May, 2016. Anderson is busy working on his podcasts CinemAddicts, Film Vault and After Disaster as well as his forays into film making. Sponsored by ALORECOVERY.COM and BregametNA.Com
Outro Music: Lance Is A Genius “Say Yes" (Netflix) (Feat. Mkla), available on iTunes.
On this episode of This Life, Dr Drew & Bob are joined by legendary actor/comedian Rob Schneider, delving into the real family life behind his hit Netflix series "Real Rob", social media effects on political correctness, and the current political climate in this critical election year.
Outro Music: "Vibe (Feat. MKLA)" by Lance Is A Genius, available on iTunes. Sponsored by Bergametna.com and Alohouse.com.
Jackass Star Steve-O recounts his story of surviving stunts and addiction with the humor that has made him popular all over the world.
Outro Music: “With Me” By Fabrizio And The Fever from the album “Nunchuck Fury”, available on iTunes. Sponsored by Bergamet.com
Comedian and host of the “Juicy Scoop" podcast, Heather McDonald brings her dynamic family story to This Life. Sponsored by Bergamet.com 8iiyhy6r
Outro Music: “Relax Your Mind” by Lance Is A Genius, from the self titled album available on iTunes.
Everyone’s favorite Rehab Tech. Shelly Sprague comes back to catch everyone up her latest adventures. Comedian Craig Shoemaker stops by to ask the “fundamental question of the universe”.
Outro Music: “De La Women (Feat. Tia P)” by Lance Is A Genius, from the self titled album available on iTunes.
Comedian Craig Shoemaker, "The Lovemaster", joins This Life to talk borderline personality disorders, relationships and being a father. Special guest Shelly Sprague from Celebrity Rehab offers her take on his experiences.
Outro Music "Lately I've Been Waiting" by Fabrizio And The Fever, from the album Nunchuck Fever, available on iTunes. Visit. Fabrizioandthefever.com Sponsored by getheal.com
Ray Oldhafer, co-host of the "Ace On The House" podcast joins This Life to talk about growing up with Adam Carolla.
Outro Music "California" by Fabrizio And The Fever from the album Nunchuck Fury, available on iTunes.
Dr Bruce Heischober follows up on This Life to relate his experience in the ER after the San Bernardino shooting in light of another US terror attack in Florida. Dr. Drew and Bruce talk seriously about Prince's death, debate Suboxone and opioid addiction with Bob who is driving in and on the phone. #YOULIVE
At the 20 minute mark: Suboxone:
Dr. Bruce and Drew discuss the complexities of managing chronic pain with and without addiction or dependency. They distinguish addiction verse non addict dependent patients. They also discuss why it is that Suboxone is not used more routinely as a first-line treatment for chronic pain given anecdotal reports and literature suggesting it is a beneficial treatment. The Docs also go through the complexities of the various co-occuring disorders seen in chronic pain and addiction.
Outro Music: “Blood Bizzness (Feat. Keely Raquel)” by Fabrizio And The Fever from the album Nunchuck Fury, available on iTunes.
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This Life delves into PTSD with callers and our returning Podz Squad guest, comedian Mike Carano.
Outro Music "That's the Advantage of Being Married to a Cowboy" Courtesy of Mike Carano.
Comedy Writer Amber Tozer stops by to discuss her journey and her memoir "Sober Stick Figure." Music video / film producer, Sharon Oreck, makes a return appearance.
Outro Music "Gold" by Shelita Burke
Sober comedians Mark Lundholm and Kurtis Matthews stop by to discuss the Addicts Comedy Tour.
Outro music, our own Dr Drew Pinsky sings The National Anthem!
Well familiar to fans of Loveline and the Adam Carolla Show, Dr Bruce Heischober stops by the show to compare treatment for opioid strategies.
Outro Music: "Flash" by Melany Watson.
Producer Sharon Oreck looks back on her career in music videos sharing personal stories of her encounters with Prince and Madonna.
Outro Music "Next To You" by John Chandler
Dr Lisa Strohman from the Technology Wellness Center joins This Life to talk about how the overuse of devices is impacting a generation.
Outro Music - "Else" by Shelita Burke.
Sex With Emily's Emily Morse offers her expert advice and delves into her Loveline experience. Medium Cindy Kaza returns.
Outro Music "Beat Of Our Love" by John Chandler.
Evidential Medium Cindy Kaza does a reading on Bob and delves into her history.
Outro Music "Hold Me Closer" by Opus Vitae.
Andy Dick returns, digging into his relationship with a younger woman and his battles with depression. Sex expert Simone Bienne offers her view and we close out with a cameo by comedian Paul Mecurio.
Outro Music "Dive Bar" by John Chandler.
Following up on "The New Face Of Heroin", a recent TV intervention on the Steve Harvey Show, This Life welcomes Tim Ryan, A Man In Recovery Foundation founder, to check in with Tina, sister of Munir, whom the intervention helped. Then, singer Audrey Karrasch (a.k.a. ALKE) on her journey and Mackenzie Phillips offers her insight throughout. Outro music "Butterfly" by ALKE.
Simone Bienne provides her expertise in relationships and sexuality. She also shares her own bottom in interpersonal relationships. Simone sets the record straight on her history with Loveline. Outro Music: "Ruthless" by Audrey Karrasch of ALKE.