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Tom Sawyer, Detective is an 1896 novel by Mark Twain. It is a sequel to The Adventures of Tom Sawyer (1876), Adventures of Huckleberry Finn (1884), and Tom Sawyer Abroad (1894). Tom Sawyer attempts to solve a mysterious murder in this burlesque of the immensely popular detective novels of the time. Tom and Huck find themselves with Uncle Silas and his family again (see "Huck Finn"), and much of the drama ends up focusing on Uncle Silas. Like the two preceding novels, the story is told using ...
 
Finn McKenty interviews people who are making a living doing something they love: from musicians to filmmakers, designers, visual artists, engineers, athletes, business owners, writers - anybody who has turned their passion into their career. The goal is always to pull out the big ideas that will help you quit your day job-- or if you're already doing what you love, help you level up your game, grow your business and make your life even more awesome. If you are a creator or entrepreneur of a ...
 
If ever there was a story written based unabashedly on adventure and trouble, this is it. There are treasure hunts and murderers on the run in this book that will keep you spellbound. Tom and his half-brother, Sid, lived with their aunt, Polly. Tom was a boisterous young fellow who constantly found himself in rather awkward situations that landed him into trouble. These situations were however exceedingly hilarious. On one occasion, Tom dirtied his clothes in a fight and his punishment was t ...
 
Still a rascal and a wanderer, Huck Finn, now nearing thirty, narrowly escapes a shotgun wedding, outwits a crafty Treasury Agent bent on connecting him with the killing of President Lincoln, meets up with Tom Sawyer and his old river pal Jim, executes a clever con in saloons across Nebraska, and explores the American Frontier with a traveling band of Shakespearean actors. Along the way our free-spirited hero falls head-over-heels for an English heiress, gets involved in a series of brawls, ...
 
Overdue is a podcast about the books you've been meaning to read. Join Andrew and Craig each week as they tackle a new title from their backlog. Classic literature, obscure plays, goofy childen’s books: they'll read it all, one overdue book at a time.
 
Wildely Productions presents a fast-paced saga meant to evoke the zany stories and shows of childhood, albeit with some more "grown up" elements a la “Monster-of-the-Week” series. In the small New England coastal town of Hanesbury, strange things have been happening—people claiming to be haunted by ghosts, unexplained tremors beneath town, and a legend of an old hidden treasure being just a few. All of this utterly confuses recent law school graduate and skeptic Carlton as he begins his job ...
 
DnDin’ is a podcast where good good friends play Dungeons and Dragons 5E together. The podcast was started as a way for them all to still see each other, as they all live in different states now. It is an actual-play podcast focusing on storytelling and having fun. In Campaign 2 there are 3 groups of adventures on concurrent missions that sometimes cross: The Pops Brigade follows the adventures of Nobuh (Cara), Crash (Jackie), Elyssa (Erin), Jonny Noble (Richard), and Pops (Peter). The Foodi ...
 
“...if I should talk to a stenographer two hours a day for a hundred years, I should still never be able to set down a tenth part of the things which have interested me in my lifetime.” The words of Mark Twain in his introduction to Chapters from my Autobiography provide a tantalizing glimpse of what is in store for the reader! Mark Twain, whose real name was Samuel Langhorne Clemens was still working on his reminiscences when he died in 1910. This book is really only a portion of the comple ...
 
Cian on Sport podcast is set to explore sporting matters in Galway. Initially focusing on soccer, the past, present, and future of the game Corribside will be discussed in wide ranging interviews every week. Galway United and Galway WFC's development is on the agenda, while the extensive work being carried out by local clubs too will be examined. So many different stories need to be told. A passionate follower of many sports, Cian O'Connell intends to showcase what is happening on a local an ...
 
Full Production is THE podcast of the mining industry. Join Peter Finn as he navigates his way through the issues, wins and advances being made in the mining industry in the Australian-Pacific region. Peter has been working in mines since he was 17 years old and has dug his way to the top of the industry as a leading recruitment and safety specialist. Peter eats, sleeps and breathes mines, and on the Full Production podcast he brings together other leading mining experts to talk about the ad ...
 
The Sports Media Podcast with Richard Deitsch is a weekly show that features interviews with members of the sports media about their work, as well as roundtables with sports media reporters about television, digital, audio/radio, print, and other forms of media. You can read Richard’s work at The Athletic and hear his words at Sportsnet 590 The Fan in Toronto.
 
Regarded as the pride and joy of American literature, The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn is a picturesque novel depicting Huck’s epic journey from boyhood to manhood and the struggles he must face living in a corrupt society. The novel serves as a sequel to The Adventures of Tom Sawyer, another famous work by Mark Twain. The plot unfolds in several locations sometime before the Civil War. The book opens with a description of Huck’s new life as he undergoes a process of “civilization” while l ...
 
Thomas Bailey Aldrich was a child when his father moved to New Orleans from Portsmouth, New Hampshire. After 10 years, Aldrich was sent back to Portsmouth to prepare for college. This period of his life is partly described in his semi-autobiographical novel The Story of a Bad Boy (1870), in which "Tom Bailey" is the juvenile hero. Critics have said that this novel contains the first realistic depiction of childhood in American fiction and prepared the ground for Adventures of Huckleberry Fin ...
 
The Sydcast is all about intimate and informative conversations with fascinating people you may not know. Until now. Because everyone has a story. Listen in as Syd talks to entrepreneurs, community leaders, professional athletes, politicians, academics, authors, musicians, and many more about who they are and how they got there. Sydney Finkelstein is an award winning professor at the Tuck School of Business at Dartmouth College, and a best-selling author of Superbosses and 25 other books. He ...
 
Health Conscious is an independent project produced by students at Cornell University’s Sloan Program in Health Administration. We created the show with the intention of informing students as well as the wider public about important topics in health care. We aim to bring insights from renowned health leaders to curious minds everywhere. New episodes will be released just about every other week, so subscribe now for more Health Conscious.
 
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Daryl Hall and John Oates are the definition of Blue-Eyed Soul. After a string of monster hits that stretched from the 70’s into the mid-80s, the RIAA named Hall and Oates the number-one selling duo in music history. And they still hold the record today. But even with that distinction, and the Philadelphia duo’s undeniable chemistry, Hall and Oates…
 
Dr. Reed Tuckson, founder of Black Coalition Against Covid, joins Bianna Golodryga to discuss covid-19 and vaccinations in the black community. Turning to Afghanistan, Saad Mohseni, CEO Of Afghanistan's largest media conglomerate Moby Media Group, explains that the Taliban now faces a different country to the one they left behind. Back in October o…
 
Belarusian opposition leader Svetlana Tsikhanouskaya tells Bianna Golodryga about her meeting with U.S. President Joe Biden. Alexey Kovalev, Investigations editor at Medusa, discusses Putin's crackdown on Russian media in the run up to the parliamentary election. Veteran U.S. Olympic mental skills coach Dr. Colleen Hacker discusses the psychologica…
 
Join us for a trip back to Sherlock Holmes Times, as Melody and Erin from the Heaving Bosoms podcast help us talk about Kristen Callihan's Moonglow. The second book in the Darkest London series, Moonglow brings the romance and the supernatural lore in a way that keeps all four of us talking. You can find more from our new friends at the Heaving Bos…
 
The future of The Punk Rock MBA in one word: community! To recreate that vibe of all those nights I spent hanging out at Denny's after a show, sleeping on a stranger's floor and making new friends. Follow The Punk Rock MBA on Twitter, Facebook, and YouTube. Follow Finn McKenty on Instagram and Twitch. PRMBA Merch Produced and edited by Deanna Chapm…
 
Multi-platinum, Grammy-nominated artist Tori Amos opens up about the political and personal events that have guided her life and music over the past four decades. Steven Yeun talks about his Oscar-nominated performance in Minari, and shares how playing a Korean American dad helped him connect with his own father. Jean Schulz shares fond memories of…
 
Episode Summary: In this episode of The Sydcast, serial entrepreneur Adrian Johnson sits down and gives us the details of his fantastic life from childhood to where he is now. He has a curiosity and an entrepreneurial mindset that is, to put it lightly, extraordinary, and a heart that seeks to help wherever he can. This episode has it all, from the…
 
GET READY FOR THE REAL THING! Dave and Rich are BACK and we are covering Kings Watch – The Phantom, Flash Gordon and Mandrake! Plus Dave is playing a LOT of Assassins Creed: Valhalla, and he is also very excited about minor factions in Dune, there’s a lot more Kevin Smith and He-Man news, we go deep on Snake Eyes, Frank Miller is apparently partly …
 
Episode 153 of the Sports Media Podcast features Kavitha Davidson, a sports and culture writer for The Athletic and the host of Culture Calculus podcast. In this podcast Davidson and Deitsch discuss how much Olympics we are each watching; why the primetime viewership of the Tokyo Games is way down; how we viewed coverage of Simone Biles in differen…
 
Enjoy another episode of our newest show-within-a-show! We're reading Edith Grossman's translation of Don Quixote by Miguel de Cervantes a few chapters at a time. Some Patreon supporters get these episodes monthly, but every two months we'll combine them for general consumption. These episodes cover Chapters 28-42. In Episode 5, Don Quixote rejoins…
 
It's time for another Patreon Q&A! In this episode, Finn answers questions about: Mistakes he's made with his channel Growing a YouTube channel Stoner rock and doom metal And more! Follow The Punk Rock MBA on Twitter, Facebook, and YouTube. Follow Finn McKenty on Instagram and Twitch. PRMBA Merch Produced and edited by Deanna Chapman. Support The P…
 
In a career spanning interview, singer and Grammy-winning producer behind Taylor Swift, Lorde, and Lana Del Rey, Jack Antonoff discusses his band Bleachers, writing to process loss, his relationship with Bruce Springsteen, and working with some of the biggest pop stars of our time. Actor Didi Conn presents an oral history of Grease on its 40-year a…
 
Director General for U.S. Affairs at the Cuban Foreign Ministry Carlos Fernández de Cossío denies reports of arbitrary detentions after mass protests in his country and instead cast blame on America's "campaign of misinformation." Then James Thornton, CEO of ClientEarth, tells Christiane Amanpour about his work to defend the natural world in the co…
 
Mena Suvari talks about the abusive environment she was raised in as a young model and actor in her bracing memoir The Great Peace. Pop star Billie Eilish on her relationship to fans, fame and social media. Degrassi alum Lauren Collins and Jake Epstein look back on the show's most powerful storylines and legacy in Canadian television.…
 
This week we sit down and talk powerlifting drama, new vehicles and who the ultimate alpha is!! SPONSORS @pioneerfit www.generalleathercraft.com Song intro by- Joshua Brown & The Hard Livin Legends -LETS GET STUPID Outro- Kentucky Ways Manscaped code -STUPID Show Hosts @tomkal1 @huckfinnbarbell @hfbapparel @letsgetstupidpodcast @smartstrengthoffici…
 
As the first hearing of the special House committee's investigation into the January 6 insurrection gets underway, former Chairman of the 9/11 Commission Thomas Kean joins Christiane Amanpour to react. After Tunisian President Kais Saied sacked the Prime Minister and suspended parliament but continues to deny staging a coup, Amnesty International's…
 
In this week's episode Corrib Rangers chairman Olly Rafferty and new manager Jimmy Jennings discuss the upcoming junior season. Highly regarded local referee PJ Norman discusses the return to juvenile and junior action. Galway WFC's Ruth Fahy talks about returning to the WNL and the future of the game in Ireland. Galway United supporter Ronan Colem…
 
Over Jeff Goldblum's 50-year acting career, he’s played dozens of unforgettable roles. Off-camera, Jeff Goldblum is also a surprisingly dedicated Jazz pianist who has been playing in clubs and bars for over 30 years. He’s released two albums with his band the Mildred Snitzer Orchestra. Their latest, I Shouldn’t Be Telling You This, features vocals …
 
The Halluci Nation duo Tim '2oolman' Hill and Bear Witness talk about changing the band's name from A Tribe Called Red and their new album One More Saturday Night. Karen Knox and Gwenlyn Cumyn talk about creating and starring in the web comedy series Slo Pitch, which is about a team of mostly queer women brought together on a beer-league softball t…
 
On Episode #47 of The Record Store Day Podcast, Michelle Zauner talks with Paul about her band Japanese Breakfast, whose new album Jubilee is a celebration in itself, but first legendary East Coast blues rocker George Thorogood talks about his rock and roll journey, his philosophy, and the extended reissue of his classic Live In Boston, '82 album. …
 
As the pandemic continues, The World Health Organization's Africa director Dr. Matshidiso Moeti and epidemiologist Jeremy Farrar join Christiane Amanpour to discuss vaccine inequity and the latest Covid-19 challenges. Then Robin Rue Simmons, former Alderman from Evanston, and theologian Robert Beckford talk reparations in the United States and how …
 
In this kid goth Victorian house, objects talk...but only to the people who can listen! Find out what happens to Clod Iremonger and Lucy Pennant in this creepy-yet-kid-friendly novel about a bunch of people who live near (and develop a symbiotic relationship with) trash. Our theme music was composed by Nick Lerangis. See Privacy Policy at https://a…
 
Ryan "Fluff" Bruce joins Finn Mckenty to chat about YouTube, Dragged Under, and more. On this episode, they dive into: Being the old guys on YouTube Why you don't need amazing gear to start Breaks and why you should take them Follow Ryan "Fluff" Bruce on Instagram and Twitter. Check out Riffs, Beards, and Gear on YouTube. Follow The Punk Rock MBA o…
 
Oscar and Grammy-winning music producer Mark Ronson dives deep into his obsession with sound in the new docuseries Watch the Sound. Teri Hart and Kathleen Newman-Bremang join the Q Screen Panel to talk about two biopics: Roadrunner: A Film About Anthony Bourdain and Aline, which is inspired by the life of Céline Dion. Daniel Monkman, also known as,…
 
Episode Summary: In this episode of The Sydcast, Syd sits down with American businessman Michael Ainslie to discuss how the former President and CEO of Sotheby’s fits into the complex stories of the 2008 financial crash, the ever-fluctuating prices of art, and the nature of educating underprivileged youth. It seems unbelievable that one man can be …
 
WELCOME to a BIG EPISODE of Signal of Doom as Dave and Rich cover the second half of the GI Joe IDW Collection Vol 1, which covers the first issues of Chuck’s run, there’s a very grumpy Rich doing a Masters of the Universe review, we discuss how Kevin Smith is busy hackin’ and shillin’, deep Halloween slasher discussion, and apparently Cobra Comman…
 
An Olympic opening ceremony like you've never seen before. No fans and athletes marching in masks around a mostly empty stadium. We speak to CNN's Selina Wang for the latest on the ground from Tokyo. Also joining the Olympic conversation is two-time U.S. Olympic Gold Medalist Briana Scurry. In the Tokyo 2020 Olympics, women count for almost half of…
 
Episode 152 of the Sports Media Podcast features two guests. First up is Chad Finn, the sports media writer and columnist for the Boston Globe. He is followed by Melanie Newman, a broadcaster for the Baltimore Orioles and MASN and the play by play voice for the first game in Major League Baseball history featuring an all-female announcing crew (She…
 
Will the United States ever get it together? That’s what President Biden says he is often asked by other world leaders. Bianna Golodryga, standing in for Christiane Amanpour speaks with historian and staff writer for The Atlantic, Anne Applebaum, and Richard Ben-Veniste, who was a member of the Bipartisan nine-eleven commission on just what this al…
 
U.S. climate envoy John Kerry joins Christiane Amanpour to react to Jeff Bezos's idea to export pollutants out of this world to keep Earth "this gem of a planet." Scientist and author Katharine Wilkinson also weighs in saying that that to cut through all the politics around climate change, we need to address hearts and minds." Then CNN's Larry Mado…
 
Why should bands quit complaining about Spotify royalties? I explain: Why Spotify's real value is discovery via their curated playlists (eg Rap Caviar) and algorithmic ones like Discover Weekly and Your Daily Mix Spotify vs Bandcamp in terms of royalties and discovery How Spotify is like Amazon, Wal-Mart, and other distribution channels Follow The …
 
Ted Lasso star Nick Mohammed explains why in an era of gritty storytelling and anti-heroes, true subversion is about making your audience smile. Music manager and Creation Records founder Alan McGee discusses his career in music and his new biopic, Creation Stories. Queer Eye's food and drink expert Antoni Porowski dishes on food, fame, and what it…
 
Alice Cooper talks about returning to his Motor City roots with Detroit Stories, an album inspired by the Detroit hard rock scene of the late '60s and early '70s. Guitarist Wayne Kramer of the MC5 reveals the secrets of one of rock 'n' roll's most enduring anthems, Kick Out The Jams. Animator Domee Shi discusses her Oscar-winning Pixar short, Bao, …
 
This week we sit down with COWBOY CAM and give him a Q and A and talk a lot of shit. Good drinking and lifting stories from all! SPONSORS @pioneer_fit www.generalleathercraft.com Song intro by- Joshua Brown & The Hard Livin Legends -LETS GET STUPID Outro- Kentucky Ways Manscaped code -STUPID Show Hosts @tomkal1 @huckfinnbarbell @hfbapparel @letsget…
 
After the U.S. announced plans to withdraw, Taliban fighters seized large swathes of territory. Spokesman Suhail Shaheen joins Christiane Amanpour to explain the Taliban's thinking. Nader Nadery also weighs in, a senior member of the Afghan peace negotiation team, who says the Taliban is intimidating communities and that a ceasefire is needed now. …
 
Comedian Cassie Cao, who's performed stand-up more than 300 times across Canada and written for Kim's Convenience, shares how it feels to finally get back to the stage at the Just For Laughs festival after a long, not-so-funny year. Drummer Bill Stevenson of Descendents talks about the band's punk rock origins and their new album, 9th & Walnut — a …
 
As virtually all coronavirus rules are lifted in England, London's Mayor Sadiq Khan joins Christiane Amanpour to explain that he does support the easing of restrictions but urges people to get vaccinated, saying "the virus is still with us". Then the Director-general of Israel's Health Ministry Nachman Ash discusses his country's fight against Covi…
 
German international relations expert Constanze Stelzenmüller joins Bianna Golodryga to reflect on German Chancellor Angela Merkel’s tenure. She says we'll miss Merkel's stability, but there was a 'dark underside' to her leadership. Then Dr Marc Boom, President & CEO of Houston Methodist hospital, discusses the urgent need to get Americans vaccinat…
 
Rick Nielsen is best known as Cheap Trick’s lead guitarist and main songwriter. In the late '70s, Cheap Trick helped popularize power pop with their songs “Surrender” and “I Want You To Want Me," which were precursors to the pop punk explosion in the '90s with bands like Green Day and Blink-182. In June, Cheap Trick released their 20th studio album…
 
Indie rocker Lucy Dacus discusses her highly anticipated third studio album, Home Video — a memoir of her coming-of-age in Richmond, Va., unrequited love, hard truths and church. Actor Alicia Vikander tells us why she wanted to be a part of The Green Knight, a medieval fantasy film based on the classic 14th century poem Sir Gawain and the Green Kni…
 
Gina McCarthy, White House National Climate Adviser, joins Bianna Golodryga to discuss the EU's new bold climate plan, the heatwave sweeping across America and why she believes climate change is not a partisan issue. Continuing our conversation about the climate crisis, Friederike Otto, Associate Director of the Environmental Change Institute at th…
 
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