Category: Coffee With Strangers

Coffee with Strangers podcastCoffee with Strangers is a series of thoughtful, funny and inspiring conversations about important issues. I use conversation as a way to meet people and to learn. I enjoy hearing people’s stories and finding ways to build connection around our shared experiences. Find out more about the show and how to be a guest.

Podcast Episode 5: Mirela Setkic

Podcast Episode 5: Mirela Setkic

http://www.urbanmayhemproject.com/audio/2015/Episode5-MirelaSetkic.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: Android | Email | RSSIn Episode 5, I sit down with Mirela Setkic. We didn’t realize when we got together that much of this podcast would be about Mirela’s experience as a refugee, fleeing the Bosnian war with her family at age 12. What a timely  and interesting …

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Podcast Episode 4: Debbie Trice

Podcast Episode 4: Debbie Trice

http://www.urbanmayhemproject.com/audio/2015/Episode4-DebbieTrice.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: Android | Email | RSSIn Episode 4 of Coffee With Strangers, I sit down with Debbie Trice from Sarasota, Florida. Debbie and I could not have grown up any differently. She grew up in urban NYC, riding the subway alone at age 11. And I grew up on …

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Episode 3: Chris Alexander from ShelterBox

Episode 3: Chris Alexander from ShelterBox

http://www.urbanmayhemproject.com/audio/2015/Episode3-ChrisAlexander.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: Android | Email | RSSEnjoy this fun episode where we talk about Shelterbox USA, Biolite camp stoves, Luminaid solar lighting, climate change’s impact on Syria, Taco Bus, Unconditional Surrender and the Bonaroo music festival. I think I’m getting better at editing… maybe.

Coffee With Strangers: Episode 2

Coffee With Strangers: Episode 2

http://www.urbanmayhemproject.com/audio/2015/Episode2-Josh-Streeter.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: Android | Email | RSSThis fun conversation with Josh Streeter was actually in a coffee shop. We explored such topics as whether St. Pete has a backyard chicken ordinance, whether chickens are carnivores, miniature cows, driverless cars and a little known safety feature in the Uber app that you’re really going …

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Episode 1 – Part 2

Episode 1 – Part 2

http://www.urbanmayhemproject.com/audio/2015/Episode2b-Matt-Horton.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: Android | Email | RSSThis is the wacky conclusion to my conversation with Matt Horton. We talk about what would happen if we got rid of medical insurance. We also talked about the consequences of the Gulf Stream cooling BEFORE this article came out in the Washington Post. …

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Coffee With Strangers: Episode 1

Coffee With Strangers: Episode 1

http://www.urbanmayhemproject.com/audio/2015/Episode2-Matt-Horton.MP3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: Android | Email | RSSMy first Coffee With Strangers conversation is with Matt Horton. It covers such topics as: Earth’s natural population limits; sex robots; why we can’t live on Mars; and Sid Meier’s Civilization. Also, hear me use a term I really hate: butthurt. The second half of this …

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