Latitude13 Happy Hour

Latitude13 Happy Hour

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Welcome to the Latitude13 Happy Hour, a podcast that celebrates everyday people and the stories that make us human. Produced in Guam and hosted by Josie Moyer.


14. Hayato Atalig
May 29 • 84 min
Hayato talks about how he’s living through the pandemic, explains the appeal of OnlyFans, and goes into detail on some of his tweets. Josie hates on lame travel influencers and apologizes for being rude to a bank teller. This episode is supported by…
13. Melinda Sanchez
Apr 2 • 92 min
Melinda Sanchez opens up about what life has been like for her and her family ever since her son, 23-year-old Zachary San Nicolas, was diagnosed with a rare and aggressive form of colon cancer in early 2019. To date, Zach has undergone 19 rounds of…
12. Josh Aguon
Feb 4 • 112 min
Josh Aguon talks about coping with the tragedy of losing both of his parents (his mother died 13 days after his father) and gives a detailed account of his experience before and after making the life-changing and life-saving decision to undergo gastric…
11. Leo Cheng
Jul 16, 2019 • 96 min
Physicist and NASA Engineer Leo Cheng shares how his interest in stars led to his career at NASA’s Jet Propulsion Laboratory. He also talks about industries Guam can develop for increased sustainability, what the island should be doing in the face of…
10. Robert and Vanessa Fejeran
Jun 17, 2019 • 99 min
Robert and Vanessa Fejeran share the story of how their quest to expand their family through international adoption led them to becoming foster parents, and give listeners a candid perspective on their fostering experience.This episode is supported by…
9. Dr. Michael Lujan Bevacqua
Mar 25, 2019 • 113 min
Author, professor, and filmmaker Dr. Michael Lujan Bevacqua opens up about growing up in Swaziland and California, why Guam is the hardest place to learn the CHamoru language, and which political status most of us should be open to (Spoiler: It’s not…
8. David Flores, Britney Lizama Flores and Donovan Flores
Jan 4, 2019 • 91 min
A Tale of Two Kidneys: After a day at the pool with his family, David Flores thought fish food was stuck in his eye. It turned out to be a detached retina. Pre-op for eye surgery revealed other serious medical concerns that would spur David and his…
7. Sean Lizama
Nov 13, 2018 • 82 min
Men of Steel: Sean Lizama is the son of Francisco “Cornbeef” Cruz Lizama, the only living Master Blacksmith in the region. Sean talks about his family’s efforts to preserve the traditional art by teaching students and training apprentices at Lizama’s…
6. Jessica Kim
Nov 3, 2018 • 76 min
Good Times and Tan Lines: What do you do when you don’t want to pay $60 for a swimsuit top? You learn how to make your own. Meet Jessica Kim, the woman behind Halia & Jade, a brand of swimwear she makes from home in Merizo. Jessica talks about how…
5. Eddie Chien
Sep 19, 2018 • 83 min
Special Ed: Eddie Chien opens up about the joy and hardship of being a cook and owning a restaurant, and how two failed restaurants shaped his character and outlook on the future. He also tells Josie why he doesn’t think she would have liked him if they…
4. Dee Cruz
Aug 24, 2018 • 98 min
Dee Cruz opens up about her experience in the Marine Corps and the time suppressed her true self and got married. She also talks about being a pageant mom, why she scaled her social media network way down, and how the world would be a better place if…
3. Hayato Atalig
Jul 26, 2018 • 82 min
Hayato Atalig talks about leaving the stateside life behind and moving back home to Guam, and how being raised by a widowed Japanese mother affected his Chamorro-Japanese identity. Hayato also gives Josie a complete rundown on Tinder and they play a…
2. Andy Wheeler
Jul 10, 2018 • 83 min
Andy Wheeler talks about what it’s like being the new haole guy with no friends, how Guam became Andy’s forever home and the highs and challenges of his 20-year career in radio. Josie surprises Andy with Yelp reviews that were written about him by his…
1. Jenn Davis and Naomi Castro-Muna
Jun 23, 2018 • 48 min
Jenn Davis and Naomi Castro-Muna talk about the 10th Anniversary of the film Shiro’s Head and what the girls experienced while the Muña Brothers were away creating the film. They also discuss friendship dealbreakers, how to end a toxic friendship, and…