Just Talking with Russ Pitts

Russ Pitts returns to the podcast to talk about life after Polygon, life in freelance journalism, as well as the process behind and effort required to complete his upcoming book ‘The Making of Defense Grid 2: The Complete Story Behind the Game’. We also discuss the growth of Take This, the formation of a 501 (c) (3) non-profit charity, and the future impact Take This looks to have in the world. Enjoy.

Follow Russ on Twitter at @russpitts, learn more about his book at falsegravity.com, and learn more about Take This at takethis.org.

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Just Talking With Parris Lilly

This week I catch up with Parris Lilly during his quarterly visit to the podcast. We cover a number of topics this week including, but not limited to: Bill Simmons, the state of ESPN, Ray Rice, the state of the NFL, racial identity, this Fall’s primetime television lineup, and (to lighten the mood) Destiny. Enjoy.

Follow Parris on Twitter at @vicious696, gamertagradio.com and filmtangent.com.

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Just Talking With Harrison Milfeld

Harrison Milfeld returns to the podcast this week to talk about the upcoming NHL season, our mutual admiration for Nintendo’s Smash Bros. series, and the culture of journalism – particularly with respect to the events in Ferguson, Missouri. Enjoy.

Follow Harrison on Twitter at @hmilfeld.

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Just Talking with Dr. Korey Hood

This week I’m joined by Dr. Korey Hood and a conversation about his diabetes diagnosis, his interest in the psychology of adolescents with diabetes, his journey to UCSF, and his new position at Stanford University. There’s also some talk about planning American Diabetes Association’s Scientific Sessions, Children With Diabetes Friends For Life conference, and Dancing with the Stars. Enjoy.

Dr. Hood lurks on Twitter at @koreykhood and can be reached via email at kkhood at stanford dot edu.

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About Medicine X 2014 – Day 3

We made it to the last day of tweets. Here’s the Storify post of my comments along with some shots from the official Medicine X Flickr account. As usual, some of my favorite moments are highlighted below.

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Just Talking About Stanford Medicine X 2014 (Part 2)

Following up on last week’s call-in show, I received another batch of impressions from the Medicine X community to share with all of you. Additionally, special guest host, and love of my life Dayle hosts this week’s podcast as I share my own Medicine X experience with all of you, my dear listeners. Enjoy!

For more information about Medicine X and the 2015 ePatient Scholarship Application, visit medicinex.stanford.edu.

Special thanks to everyone who called in:

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About Medicine X 2014 – Day 2

The Storification of tweets continues as I recap Day 2 of Stanford Medicine X. After the rush of hosting the opening panel the day before, I figured the rest of the weekend would be a walk in the park. Here are some of the stand-out moments from the day, as told by my ability to be clever in the span of 140 characters.

(And you should too)

We still have a ways to go before being the “token patient” at a conference is a thing of the past.

That, right there, is my most important tweet of the day. Maybe even the entire conference.

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