Out of The Box Podcast

Out of The Box Podcast

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Comedian Rosie Tran interviews a motley crew of her friends, colleagues, and contemporaries in an interview and conversational style podcast that delves into various topics from comedy to the nature of the human spirit. Please listen, like, subscribe, comment, share, and donate to the podcast! Your donations and support keep the podcast going! Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/out-of-the-box-podcast/support


126 - Julie Peters “WANT: 8 Steps to Recovering Desire, Passion, and Pleasure After Sexual Assault”
Jun 30 • 64 min
Comedian Rosie Tran (@FunnyRosie) interviews Yogi and Author, Julie Peters (@JulieJCP), about her new book, “Want: 8 Steps to Recovering Desire, Passion, and Pleasure After Sexual Assault”. This fun and empowering self-help book provides tips on regaining…
125 Cheryl Leutjen - Environmentalist/Author of “Love Earth Now”
May 27 • 54 min
Comedian Rosie Tran (@FunnyRosie) interviews environmentalist and author of “Love Earth Now” Cheryl Leutjen (@LoveEarthNow). Cheryl is a former attorney turned writer and environmentalist. Cheryl discussed the greatest issue of our modern World, Global…
124 Sean David - Life Coach/Author “Vision Based Living”
May 3 • 53 min
Comedian Rosie Tran (@FunnyRosie) interviews author and vision coach, Sean David (@SeanDavidLive) about his new book “Vision Based Living.” Sean talks about his long journey from overworked entrepreneur to truly leading a vision based life. The book…
123 Dixie Perkinson - Actress/Blogger of “Eat My Prune”
Feb 18 • 53 min
Comedian Rosie Tran (@FunnyRosie) interviews Dixie Perkinson (@DixiePerkinson) about her blog “Eat My Prune”. Dixie discusses dealing with family and childhood trauma and abuse and the power of finding your own voice. Powerful episode about speaking your…
122 Parham Parastaran Author of “Perfect Pain”/Mental Health Advocate Entrepreneur
Dec 20, 2018 • 56 min
Comedian Rosie Tran (@FunnyRosie) interview author and entrepreneur Parham Parastaran (@ParhamPain) about his new book, Perfect Pain. Parham was refugee from the Iranian revolution and lived the American dream as a successful entrepreneur, but struggled…
121 - Davina Kotulski - Author of ‘It’s Never Too Late to Be Yourself”
Dec 1, 2018 • 58 min
Comedian Rosie Tran (@FunnyRosie) Interviews author and clinical psychologist, Davina Kotulski (@drkotulski) about her new book “It’s Never Too Late to Be Yourself.” Davina talks about the importance of being your authentic self. By using our inner voice…
120 Gabe Roth - Fix the Court Brett Kavanaugh
Nov 13, 2018 • 55 min
Gabe Roth is back ! Comedian Rosie Tran (@FunnyRosie) interviews Gabe Roth (@FixTheCourt) CEO of Fix The Court, a bi-partisan advocacy group demanding reform within the Supreme Court. This is Gabe’s second interview with Out of the Box! He returns to talk…
119 Jonathan Brandstein - The Sicario Effect
Oct 22, 2018 • 62 min
Comedian Rosie Tran (@FunnyRosie) interviews Jonathan Brandstein (@sicarioeffect) about his amazing journey from talent manager to podcaster and storyteller. Going to Columbia to meet Jhon Jairo Velasquez Vasquez alias “Popeye” was Pablo Escobar’s trusted…
118 David Neagle - Financial Coach How Are You Thinking?
Oct 6, 2018 • 53 min
Comedian Rosie Tran (@FunnyRosie) interviews financial abundance coach, David Neagle (@DavidNeagle) about financial abundance. After a horrific accident that left him near dead, David was able to change his life by shifting his mindset and creating…
117 Matt McKeever - Real Estate Investing/Youtuber
Sep 23, 2018 • 53 min
Comedian Rosie Tran (@FunnyRosie) interviews popular Real Estate and Financial Independence Youtuber, Matt McKeever (@mattmckeever85), about his journey from corporate nine to fiver to financial independence and freedom through real estate and the…
116 Dr. Mark McLaughlin Neurosurgeon - The Anatomy of Fear
Aug 14, 2018 • 45 min
Comedian Rosie Tran (@FunnyRosie) interviews Neurosurgeon and former Wrestling Hall of Famer, Dr. Mark McLaughlin (@MMcLaughlinMD) about his upcoming book. Dr. Mark explains how the lessons he learned in wrestling and neurosurgery can help anyone in their…
115 Arnaud Collery Chief Happiness Officer - You Have Something Important To Say
Jun 3, 2018 • 62 min
Comedy Rosie Tran (@FunnyRosie) interviews Chief Happiness Officer, World Traveler, and Ted Speaker, Arnaud Collery (@ArnaudCollery) about his time volunteering in Africa, and the formation of his business coaching firm. Arnaud was a high paid banker…
Ep114 Yoshi Obayashi - The Failed War on Drugs
May 6, 2018 • 66 min
Comedian Rosie Tran (@FunnyRosie) interviews comedian and host of Yoshi Didn’t Podcast, Yoshi Obayashi (@YoshiObayashi) about his work with Illegal Magazine and drug addiction as a health crisis. They discuss the U.S. failed War on Drugs Policy and a…
113 Therese Shechter - Is Being Child Free for Me?
Oct 9, 2017 • 63 min
Comedian Rosie Tran (@FunnyRosie) interviews documentary film maker, feminist, and childfree advocate, Therese Shechter (@TrixieFilms) about her new film, “My So-Called Selfish Life”. Therese explores the choices of successful and fulfilled childfree…
112 - Lucas Handwerker Mentalist/NLP Expert What Are Your Limiting Beliefs
Jul 3, 2017 • 55 min
Comedian Rosie Tran (@FunnyRosie) interviews hypnotist, mentalist, and Neurolinguistic Programming expert, Lucas Handwerker (@Lucashandwerker). Lucas started out as a hypnotist doing shows for entertainment and has evolved to using his NLP expertise to…
111 - Rachelle Lamb NonViolent Communication What Are Your Needs
Jun 13, 2017 • 49 min
Comedian Rosie Tran (@FunnyRosie) interviews NonViolent Communication Coach, Rachelle Lamb (@Rachelle_Lamb). NonViolent Communication is a communication technique that teaches us how to communicate in a more empathetic way, focusing on our human needs…
110 Dr. Rachel Partiali - Clinical Psychologist
May 5, 2017 • 53 min
Comedian Rosie Tran (@FunnyRosie) interviews clinical psychologist, Dr. Rachel Partiali about the importance of dealing with trauma for healing and going to seek mental health help. Rachel works mainly with clients with sexual trauma but really expresses…
109 Tom Corley - Financial Advisor/Bestselling Author and Researcher
Apr 3, 2017 • 58 min
Comedian Rosie Tran (@FunnyRosie) interviews Tom Corley (@richhabits), financial advisor and best selling author. Tom has done extensive research on the wealthy and successful and shares the simple habits that differentiate the wealthy and successful from…
108 John Opdyke - Founder of OpenPrimaries.org/Political Activist
Mar 5, 2017 • 55 min
Comedian Rosie Tran (@FunnyRosie) interviews political activist and founder of Openprimaries.org, John Opdyke (@OpenPrimaryUSA). John talks about how the current political system needs reform to avoid corruption in elections and how the current primary…
107 Graham Elwood - Founder of LA Podfest/Filmmaker
Jan 2, 2017 • 64 min
Orginal Out of the Box Podcast guest, Graham Elwood (@grahamelwood) is back for round two! Comedian Rosie Tran (@FunnyRosie) interviews Graham in a very special episode! Graham has just wrapped on his new documentary film, Earbuds: The Podcasting…
106 Davina Kotulski - Author/Life Coach/Psychologist
Nov 13, 2016 • 57 min
Comedian Rosie Tran (@FunnyRosie) interviews psychologist, author, and life coach, Davina Kotulski (@drkotulski) regarding her new book, “Behind Barbed Eyes”. The novel is based on Dr. Kotulski’s work working with women in prison for many years. Dr.…
105 Scott Santens - Universal Basic Income Advocate/Writer
Oct 4, 2016 • 57 min
Comedian Rosie Tran (@FunnyRosie) interview Basic Income expert and advocate, Scott Santens (@ScottSantens) about the concept of a Basic Income. With growing unemployment, massive government bureaucracy, and lack of individual freedom in the current…
104 David J. Ley PhD - Clinical Psychologist/Sexuality Expert
Sep 19, 2016 • 58 min
Comedian Rosie Tran (@FunnyRosie) interviews clinical psychologist, sex expert, and author, David Ley (@DrDavidLey) about sex addiction and human sexuality. David is the author of several books about human sexuality and has appeared on Dr. Phil, Anderson…
103 Sam Dogen - Personal Finance Blogger/Financial Samurai
Jun 22, 2016 • 48 min
Comedian Rosie Tran (@FunnyRosie) interviews personal finance blogger, Sam Dogen (@financialsamura ), who runs the popular website, Financial Samurai. Sam started his blog in the depths of the recession to show how he engineered his own layoff, got out of…
102 Sandylu Guerrero - Life and Business Coach
May 11, 2016 • 59 min
Comedian Rosie Tran (@FunnyRosie) interviews Life and Business Coach Sandylu Guerrero (@uhaveachoice) about her transformation from divorced and losing several loved ones to getting her life together and now inspiring others with her Life and Business…
101 Yasmin Lee - Transgender Advocate/Adult Film Actress
Jan 2, 2016 • 60 min
Comedian Rosie Tran (@FunnyRosie) interviews Yasmin Lee (@TSYasmin), a transgender rights advocate and actress. Yasmin talks about what is means to be transgender and her transitioning from male to trans. This is a great episode with lots of interesting…
100 Martin Winiecki - Tamera Healing Biotope 1
Nov 27, 2015 • 53 min
Comedian Rosie Tran (@FunnyRosie) interviews Martin Winiecki, member of the Tamera Healing Biotope in Portugal. Tamera is an experiment on living a new way of life which is based on love, trust, and the order of the Natural World. Members of Tamera…
99 Jennifer Hadley - Therapist/Minister/Spiritual Teacher/Life Coach
Oct 24, 2015 • 62 min
Comedian Rosie Tran (@FunnyRosie) interviews therapist and spiritual coach, Jennifer Hadley (@JenniferHHadley) about her life’s work! Jennifer is a profound teacher who teaches how to get over grudges and get your life back. This positive guest talks…
98 Rosie Tran - The Matrix are you in or out?
Oct 4, 2015 • 46 min
Comedian Rosie Tran (@FunnyRosie) talks about the real life “Matrix” that we all live in. “The Matrix”, as Rosie describes, is the self-created reality that we all live in, which includes the “masks” that we wear at work, with friends and family, and…
97 Bonnie Rotten - Los Angeles Podcast Festival (LA Podfest) with Bonnie Rotten
Oct 1, 2015 • 46 min
Comedian Rosie Tran (@FunnyRosie) goes LIVE from the Los Angeles Podcast Festival (@LaPodFest) for the first time! This special episode with guest, @TheBonnieRotten, was recorded in front of a live audience at the Sofitel Hotel in Beverly Hills. Bonnie is…
96 Saleem Khatri - Founder of Instavest/Entrepreneur
Sep 16, 2015 • 56 min
Comedian Rosie Tran (@FunnyRosie) interviews CEO and founder of Instavest, Saleen Khatri (@goinstavest) about his investing start up. Instavest is a new platform that allows people to leverage each other’s knowledge to make smarter investments and…
95 Keni Styles - Former Adult Film Star/Human Trafficking Advocate
Aug 31, 2015 • 62 min
Comedian Rosie Tran (@FunnyRosie) interviews former adult film star Keni Styles (@KeniStyles). Keni is truly one of the good guys! From orphan to adult film star, Keni has transformed his life and is now serving women in Southesast Asia who are victims of…
94 Michael Strasner - Transformational Life Coach
Aug 24, 2015 • 72 min
Comedian Rosie Tran (@FunnyRosie) interviews transformational life coach Michael Strasner (@MichaelStrasner) about his new book, “Living on the Skinny Branches” and his work as a trainer and life coach for over 30 years! Michael is committed to changing…
93 Sochua Mu - Nobel Peace Nominee/Human Rights Activist
Aug 17, 2015 • 61 min
Comedian Rosie Tran (@FunnyRosie) interviews human rights activist and member of Cambodian parliament Sochua Mu (@MuSochua). Sochua is the equivalent of a secretary of state and has been nominated for a Nobel peace prize for her work in human rights,…
92 Tobi Skovron - Founder Zingy.com/Entrepreneur
Aug 3, 2015 • 52 min
Comedian Rosie Tran (@FunnyRosie) interviews entrepreneur and founder of Zingy Pet, Tobi Skovron (@ZingyPet). Zingy is a new app that connects dog owners with safe, respectable, and highly rated pet care takers. Tobi talks about what it takes to be an…
91 Andrew Morgan - The True Cost/Documentary Filmmaker
Jul 27, 2015 • 62 min
Comedian Rosie Tran (@FunnyRosie) interviews documentary film maker, Andrew Morgan (@Andrew_Morgan) about his new film, The True Cost. The True Cost delves into the dark world of fast fashion, exposing the human cost, negative environmental impacts, and…
90 Tim Kasser - Professor of Psychology/Author
Jul 20, 2015 • 61 min
Comedian Rosie Tran (@FunnyRosie) interviews Professor of Psychology at Knox College and author of, “The High Price of Materialism” Tim Kasser about happiness and materialism. They discuss how our corporate society pushes extrinsic values to sell goods…
89 Rosie Tran - Belief Systems Belief it or Not
Jul 13, 2015 • 39 min
Comedian Rosie Tran (@FunnyRosie) talks about the most powerful thing in the world, the power of our beliefs. Our beliefs control everything we do, but where do they come from? Rosie Tran delves deep in this solo podcast where she asks you to question…
88 Gabe Roth - Fix The Court/Transparency Advocate
Jul 6, 2015 • 60 min
Comedian Rosie Tran (@FunnyRosie) interviews Gabe Roth (@FixTheCourt) CEO of Fix The Court, a bi-partisan advocacy group demanding transparency within the Supreme Court, the highest court of the United States. Gabe was a former journalist who became…
87 B Patrick Lewis - Teacher/Author
Jun 22, 2015 • 60 min
Comedian Rosie Tran (@FunnyRosie) interviews B. Patrick Lewis (@ChoiceWithin) about who we really are. B. struggled with addiction and other unhealthy beliefs before getting clean and learning that everything that was missing in his life could be found in…
86 Evan Karadimov - Marketing/Branding Expert
Jun 15, 2015 • 62 min
Comedian Rosie Tran (@FunnyRosie) interviews Evan Karadimov, business director of Vultus Agency, entrepreneur and motivational speaker. Evan left the traditional nine to five to start his own digital ebranding and marketing agency. They talk about…
85 Dale Stephens - Education Hacking/Alternative Education Advocate
Jun 8, 2015 • 31 min
Comedian Rosie Tran (@FunnyRosie) interviews Dale Stephens (@DaleJStepens) author of “Hacking Your Education”. Dale was raised through “unschooling” and dropped out of college after just one semester from his frustrations with the traditional college…
Ep 84 Rosie Tran - Communication what is it good for?
Jun 1, 2015 • 46 min
Comedian Rosie Tran (@FunnyRosie) special communication and relationships episode! Rosie talks about what the main purpose of having a relationship is and how we can achieve those relationships by choosing people in our lives that can help us…
83 Aron Kader - Palestinian Comedian/Actor/Writer
May 25, 2015 • 57 min
Comedian Rosie Tran (@FunnyRosie) interviews Palestinian comedian, actor, and writer, Aron Kader (@AronKader) about politics, religion, and his experiences of being Arab American in a tough time in America. This is a very “Out of the Box” and thought…
82 Amiel Handelsman - Business Coach/Author
May 18, 2015 • 63 min
Comedian Rosie Tran (@FunnyRosie) interviews Amiel Handelsman (@AmielHandelsman) about effective communication and dealing with difficult people. Amiel is a successful business coach brought in to help managers and executives to become more effective in…
81 Rosie Tran Personal Finance - Part II
May 11, 2015 • 53 min
Part II of Comedian Rosie Tran (@FunnyRosie) special personal finance episode! Rosie discusses the three easy steps to becoming financially abundant. From eliminating credit card debt to gaining assets in your portfolio. This episode is a very general…
80 Venus Lux - Transgender advocate/Adult Film Actress/ Entrepreneur
May 4, 2015 • 60 min
Comedian Rosie Tran (@FunnyRosie) interviews Asian transgender adult film actress, Venus Lux (@VenusLux) about her life as a transgender woman! Venus talks about her transition from a Chinese boy into a transgender adult film star. Venus discusses all…
79 Rosie Tran - Solo Episode Personal Finance Part 1
Apr 27, 2015 • 34 min
Part I of Comedian Rosie Tran (@FunnyRosie) special personal finance episode! She discusses the psychology of money and how our belief systems affect our attainment of wealth. Very important topics to understanding what is standing in the way of you and…
78 Joel Ward - Magician
Apr 20, 2015 • 60 min
Comedian Rosie Tran (@FunnyRosie) interviews magician Joel Ward (@joelward) about the world of magic. He talks about some of his biggest magic fails, which helped him to learn to move forward and stay inspired towards his goals. Joel started as a magician…
77 Brayden Yoder - Director/Military Vet/World Traveler
Apr 13, 2015 • 62 min
Comedian Rosie Tran (@FunnyRosie) interviews film director and military veteran, Brayden Yoder (@Breakdown_Film) about his interesting and unique journey from the islands of Hawaii to Iraq, Australia, and then in film school in India. Brayden talks about…
76 Joseph Neibich - Producer/Founder “Faith Film Festival”
Apr 6, 2015 • 56 min
Comedian Rosie Tran (@FunnyRosie) interviews Joseph Neibich, founder of the “Faith Film Festival”. After working with a colleague on a Christian themed film, the—then non-religious—Joseph realized that there was a strong demand for faith based films and…
75 Lisa Betts-LaCroix - Alternative Ed Advocate/Independent Educator
Mar 30, 2015 • 60 min
Comedian Rosie Tran (@Rosie Tran) interviews Lisa Betts-LaCroix (@LisaBL) about unschooling, independent alternative education programs, and “home schooling”. Lisa creates content for uncollege.org and is an advocate for alternative education. They…
74 Steven Summerstone - Therapist/Podcaster/Author
Mar 23, 2015 • 63 min
Comedian Rosie Tran (@FunnyRosie) interviews therapist and host of the “Nurturing Truth” podcast, Steven Summerstone (@sirsummerstone). Steven is a strong advocate for nurturing your inner child and healing yourself before you decide to have children. He…
73 Jacki Rigoni - Tiny House Movement/Blogger
Mar 16, 2015 • 54 min
Comedian Rosie Tran (@FunnyRosie) interviews Jacki Rigoni about her move from living in a million dollar home in San Francisco to a small, tiny biodome on 9 acres of land. Jacki is part of the growing, anti-consumerism movement, which focuses on…
72 Bri Seeley - Fashion Designer/Women’s Advocate
Mar 9, 2015 • 60 min
Comedian Rosie Tran (@FunnyRosie) interviews fashion designer and women’s advocate, Bri Seeley (@Briseeley) about her project, “The Inspirational Woman Project” in which she inspires everyday women to become empowered. They also discuss her issues with…
71 Hosanna Horsfall - Model/Yogi/Meditator
Mar 1, 2015 • 53 min
Comedian Rosie Tran (@FunnyRosie) interviews New Zealand’s next top model runner up, Hosanna Horsfall (@HosannaHorsfall) about her experience on the realty series. They also discuss her 10 day silent meditation retreat in New Zealand, where many people…
70 Hannah Braime - Life Coach/Author
Feb 23, 2015 • 64 min
Comedian Rosie Tran (@FunnyRosie) interviews life coach, author, and blogger, Hannah Braime (@becomewhour) about how to become your authentic self. This is a great episode with tons of great information about how to transcend judgement from others by…
69 LIz Stewart - Comedian/Writer/Actor
Feb 16, 2015 • 66 min
Comedian Rosie Tran (@FunnyRosie) interviews comedian, writer, and author, Liz Stewart (@LizStewartComed) about comedy, love, and more! The two funny ladies cover every topic from internet trolls to Liz growing up in Houston to relationships in this fun,…
68 Rosie Tran - The 12 Step Program and Happiness
Feb 9, 2015 • 49 min
Comedian Rosie Tran (@FunnyRosie) talks about the 4 different areas of happiness and how the “12 Step Recovery Program” is actually a no nonsense personal development tool that anyone can use, not just those recovering from alcoholism and drug addiction.…
67 Dr. Sandeep Jauhar - Doctor/Author
Feb 1, 2015 • 62 min
Comedian Rosie Tran (@FunnyRosie) interviews cardiologist and author, Dr. Sandeep Jauhar (@SJauhar). Dr. Jauhar is a NY Times Best Selling Author and doctor in NY. After working for some corrupt doctors and becoming a spokesperson for Big Pharma, Dr.…
66 Jackson Perdue - Comedian/Author
Jan 26, 2015 • 63 min
Comedian Rosie Tran (@FunnyRosie) interviews comedian and writer Jackson Perdue. Jackson is a comedy veteran for over 37 years! He was one of the original Comedy Store comedians in the comedy heyday of the 1980’s! Jackson is about to release his new…
65 Jake Desyllas - Entrepreneur/Author/Financial Freedom Advocate
Jan 18, 2015 • 60 min
Comedian Rosie Tran interviews entrepreneur, financial freedom advocate, and author of, “Becoming an Entrepreneur”, Jake Desyllas (@thevoluntary). Jake is currently working on his new book on getting out of the rat race to help people achieve their goal…
64 Jim Coughlin - Host of “Left of Wrong” Podcast
Jan 12, 2015 • 64 min
Comedian Rosie Tran (@FunnyRosie) interviews comedian, actor, writer, and host of the “Left of Wrong” political podcast on Radio Titans network, Jim Coughlin (@MrJimCoughlin). They talk about politics, covering the instant run-off technique for elections…
63 Matt Walker - Comedian/Twitter Personality/Writer
Jan 7, 2015 • 63 min
Comedian Rosie Tran (@FunnyRosie) interviews comedian, writer, and twitter personality, Matt Walker (@FunnyMatt) about his new album, H8ter. Matt was voted best comedian on @twitter at the 2012 Shorty Awards, beating out huge stars in the comedy world,…
62 Ashley Carey - Blogger/Youtuber/Computer Tech
Dec 30, 2014 • 57 min
Comedian Rosie Tran (@FunnyRosie) interviews political blogger and youtuber, Ashley Carey (@ashleycarey), about the police brutality issues currently sweeping America, among other things. They talk Ferguson, Eric Garner, police tactics, and race in…
61 Rosie Tran - Special Holiday Episode
Dec 21, 2014 • 52 min
Special holiday episode from Rosie Tran (@FunnyRosie). Comedian Rosie Tran does a special Holiday episode of Out of the Box podcast for those dealing with turmoil during the holidays. She talks about different techniques for dealing with stress and why…
60 - Dante and Rebekah Director/Comedian/Actor
Dec 14, 2014 • 63 min
Special, first time ever double guest episode! Comedian Rosie Tran (@FunnyRosie) interviews famous comedian and film director, Dante (@Dantethecomic), and his wife, actress, comedian, and host, Rebekah Kochan (@RebekahKochan) about their new film, “Bro…
59 Mike Siegel - Comedian/Actor/Travel Expert
Dec 7, 2014 • 61 min
Comedin Rosie Tran (@FunnyRosie) interviews Mike Siegel (@FunnyMike). Mike is a funny comedian, host, actor, and travel expert who started comedy in the famed Chicago comedy scene in the ‘90’s.He is also a travel expert and has his own podcast, “Travel…
58 Marina Adshade - Economist/Author/Professor
Dec 1, 2014 • 60 min
Comedian Rosie Tran (@FunnyRosie) interviews Marina Adshade (@DollarsandSex) about her new book, “Dollars and Sex” which talks about the economics of relationships, dating, and marriage. Dr. Adshade is a professor at the Vancouver School of Economics and…
57 Nemr Nassar - Comedian/Actor
Nov 24, 2014 • 58 min
Comedian Rosie Tran (@FunnyRosie) interviews Nemr Nassar (@Nemrcomedy) about being the first stand up comedian in Lebanon! Nemr is known as the “Lebanese King of Comedy”, and has toured internationally, as well as being on the cover of “Rolling Stone” in…
56 Glenn Lopez - Doctor/Social Activist
Nov 17, 2014 • 64 min
Comedian Rosie Tran (@FunnyRosie) interview Dr. Glen Lopez about his work creating mobile health clinics for the poor and under served. They also discuss his neighborhood walking program. Dr. Glen found a way to save large hospitals money and also help…
55 Kevin Le - Travel Hacking/Podcaster
Nov 10, 2014 • 60 min
Comedian Rosie Tran (@FunnyRosie) interviews travel hacker, Kevin Le (@kevle). Travel hacking is a technique used to travel very cheaply through mileage clubs and other tricks. Kevin talks about his first study abroad and how he got hooked on the idea or…
54 Brianna Wu - Video Game Developer/Feminist
Nov 3, 2014 • 67 min
Comedian Rosie Tran (@FunnyRosie) interviews Brianna Wu (@Spacekatgal), head of video game developement at Giant Spacekat, about her recent articles in the press. Giant Spacekat is one of the few all female gaming companies, designing games with strong…
53 Lee Cholodenko - Entrepreneur/Public Speaker/Facilitator
Oct 27, 2014 • 66 min
Comedian Rosie Tran (@FunnyRosie) interviews Lee Cholodenko about leaving his small business on a mission to spread the idea of unconditional love. Lee has studied with prominent spiritual teachers, Byron Katie and Paul Ferrini, who is a best selling…
52 David Seaman - Journalist/Alternative Currency Advocate
Oct 20, 2014 • 60 min
Comedian Rosie Tran (@FunnyRosie) interviews independent journalist and bitcoin advocate, David Seaman (@D_Seaman) about his involvement in the alternative currency, Hyper. David is an independent journalist who has been featured on the Young Turks, RT,…
51 Nola Hennessey - PTSD Advocate/Author
Oct 13, 2014 • 65 min
Comedian Rosie Tran (@outoftheboxpodcast) interviews PTSD advocate, Nola Hennessey. Nola is a avid speaker, spreading awareness about the life altering condition that she herself was affected by for over 20 years, due to various childhood traumas. They…
50 Danny Cho - Comedian/Actor/Writer
Oct 5, 2014 • 60 min
Comedian Rosie Tran (@outoftheboxpodcast) interviews comedian, actor, and screenwriter, Danny Cho, about his new film, “K-town Cowboys.” Danny talks about what it is like in the business, trying to make it as an Asian American and also about writing,…
49 Crypto Cayce - Crypto Currency Developer/Professional Poker Player
Sep 28, 2014 • 61 min
Comedian Rosie Tran (@FunnyRosie) interviews professional poker player and crypto currency developer, Danny Johnson, who goes by the online name, Crypto Cayce. Danny talks about his life as a professional poker player and how he became a developer for the…
48 Davina Kotulski - LGBT Activist/Therapist/Life Coach
Sep 21, 2014 • 62 min
Comedian Rosie Tran (@FunnyRosie) interviews Internationally known LGBT activist, therapist, and life coach, Davina Kotulski about being your authentic self. Davina talks about the importance of the LGBT struggle with marriage equality in the US and how…
47 Kevin Griffin - Buddhist/Meditation Teacher
Sep 14, 2014 • 52 min
Comedian Rosie Tran (@FunnyRosie) interviews World renowned Buddhist and meditation teacher and author, Kevin Griffin. Kevin has taught at spiritual retreats around the Globe. He studied under Jack Kornfield at the famous, Spirit Rock Meditation Center in…
46 Dean Lorey - Executive Producer/Writer
Sep 7, 2014 • 61 min
Comedian Rosie Tran (@FunnyRosie) interviews executive producer and writer, Dean Lorey, about his career and his new book “Romance for Men.” Dean is a seasoned Hollywood writer and producer, having worked on “Arrested Development” as well as penning…
45 (Part II) - Self-Help/Personal Development/Transformation
Sep 4, 2014 • 34 min
Comedian Rosie Tran (@FunnyRosie) does her first solo podcast! She talks about personal development and explains how to deal with problems in life, giving a great action plan on how to get started by looking at the things that bother you and working on…
45 (Part I) - Self-Help/Personal Development/Transformation
Aug 25, 2014 • 28 min
Comedian Rosie Tran (@FunnyRosie) does her first solo podcast! She talks about personal development and explains how to deal with problems in life, giving a great action plan on how to get started by looking at the things that bother you and working on…
44 Chris Cerrone - Podcaster/Entrepreneur
Aug 18, 2014 • 86 min
Comedian Rosie Tran (@FunnyRosie) interviews podcast host and entrepreneur, Chris Cerrone (@bluegeno), about his bold move quitting a six figure salary job to pursue his dream to inspire others through business podcasting. Chris show “The Cerrone Show” is…
43 Peter Hecht - Journalist/Author
Aug 11, 2014 • 55 min
Comedian Rosie Tran (@FunnyRosie) interviews journalist and author, Peter Hecht, about his new book Weedland. They talk about the medical marijuana industry in CA and how it has spread from small collectives to a multi-million dollar industry that still…
42 Open Mike Eagle - Independent Rapper/Educator
Aug 4, 2014 • 57 min
Comedian Rosie Tran (@FunnyRosie) interviews independent rap artist, Open Mike Eagle(@Mike_Eagle), about his critically acclaimed new album, Dark Comedy. Mike is an interesting rap artist who doesn’t rap about the typical gangster life, money, and women.…
41 Sarah Taylor - Meditation/Reiki Healer
Jul 28, 2014 • 63 min
Comedian Rosie Tran (@FunnyRosie) interviews mediation teacher and Reiki energy healer, Sarah Taylor (@SarahTSarahT). They delve into the beneficial aspects that meditation has for your mental and emotional health, as well as talking about different types…
40 Tom Peter-Independent Journalist
Jul 21, 2014 • 59 min
Comedian Rosie Tran (@FunnyRosie) interviews freelance and independent journalist, Tom A Peter (@TomAPeter), about his experience after being kidnapped in the middle east while on a story. Tom talks about what it takes to be an independent journalist in…
39 Steve Cooper - Comedian/Radio Host
Jul 14, 2014 • 54 min
Comedian Rosie Tran (@FunnyRosie) interviews comedian and radio host Steve Cooper(@CooperTalk) about his life as a stand up comedian and now radio host. They discuss the business, Hollywood, Steve’s start, and how he ended up with his top rated radio…
38 JoAnn Buttaro - Public Speaker/ Women’s Advocate/Date Rape Survivor
Jul 7, 2014 • 59 min
Comedian Rosie Tran (@FunnyRosie) interviews date rape survivor and women’s advocate, Joann Buttaro (@JoannSpeaksOut) about her experiences helping to put a serial rapist behind bars. After she was drugged and date raped on a Match.com date by a…
37 Vinnie Tortorich - Personal Trainer/Author/Podcaster
Jun 30, 2014 • 62 min
Comedian Rosie Tran (@FunnyRosie) interviews celebrity fitness trainer, Vinnie Tortorich (@VinnieTortorich). Vinnie talks about his humble beginnings as one of the first personal trainers ever, before the career even existed. He tells us about his start…
36 Tim Peterson - Psychologist/Author
Jun 23, 2014 • 59 min
Comedian Rosie Tran (@funnyrosie) interview psychologist and author Tim Peterson (@MenTalkQuotes) about his book series, “Men Talk” and his existentialist point of view on therapy and helping patients with their problems. “Men Talk” is a compilation book…
35 Lewis Howes - Professional Athlete/Lifestyle Entrepreneur/Podcaster
Jun 16, 2014 • 65 min
Comedian Rosie Tran (@funnyrosie) interviews Lewis Howes (@lewishowes), professional athlete, lifestyle entrepreneur, and host of the hit podcast, “The School of Greatness”. Lewis recounts the story of his life changing injury, which took him off his path…
34 Mr. Money Mustache - Investor/Blogger/Financial Freedom Advocate
Jun 9, 2014 • 60 min
Comedian Rosie Tran (@funnyrosie) interviews popular finance blogger, Mr. Money Mustache (@mrmoneymustache), about investing and financial freedom. They talk about his blog and his techniques for retiring early and getting out of the rat race for good!…
33 Jon Miller - The New Thought Movie/ Filmmaker
Jun 2, 2014 • 59 min
Comedian Rosie Tran (@funnyrosie) interviews independent documentary filmmaker, Jon Miller (@NewThoughtMovie), about his film, The New Thought Movie, which explores and delves into the history of the New Thought Movement, a positive spiritual and…
32 Bobbie Oliver – Author/Comedian/Teacher
May 30, 2014 • 64 min
Comedian Rosie Tran (@funnyrosie) interviews author/comedian/teacher, Bobbie Oliver (@thebobbieoliver). Bobbie is the author of the book, “The Tao of Comedy: Embrace the Pause” a spiritual book about stand up comedy and life in general. She owns Tao…
31 Peter Warren – Editor for AVN Media Network
May 30, 2014 • 52 min
Comedian Rosie Tran (@FunnyRosie) interviews Peter Warren (@PeterWarren), the senior editor of the AVN Media Network, one of the premiere and leading authorities on the adult film industry. AVN produces the AVN awards, the Academy Awards equivalent in the…
30 Brent Phillips - Author/Healer
May 30, 2014 • 55 min
Comedian Rosie Tran(@FunnyRosie) interviews Brent Phillips(@ThetaBrent), creator of the “Unleash Your Inner Millionaire” Series, which helps to unlock subconscious blocks to wealth, success, relationships, and happiness. Brent has an incredible story of…
29 -Warren Ellis – Graphic Novelist/Writer/Producer
May 30, 2014 • 56 min
Comedian Rosie Tran (@FunnyRosie) interviews graphic novelist, writer, and producer, Warren Ellis (@WarrenEllis) about his upcoming projects, cosplay, experience working in Hollywood, and rise in the industry from a lowly and struggling comic book writer…
28 - Felicia Williams – TechCrunch /Youtube curator
May 30, 2014 • 57 min
LIVE from Stitcher (@Stitcher) studios in San Francisco, Comedian Rosie Tran (@FunnyRosie) interviews TechCrunch producer, Felicia Williams (@reelfeed) about her interesting career path from TV production to content curators at Youtube to producer at…
27 Preston Smiles - Love Mob/Actor/Model
May 30, 2014 • 64 min
Comedian Rosie Tran (@FunnyRosie) interviews actor/model/activist and founder of the Love Mob, a global love movement for change, Preston Smiles (@prestonsmiles). The Love Mob started as a reaction to the SandyHook School Shooting and other acts of…
26 - Conner Habib -Author/Writer/Gay Adult Film Star
May 30, 2014 • 67 min
Comedian Rosie Tran (@FunnyRosie) interviews Conner Habib (@ConnerHabib). Conner is a contributing writer to Vice, Salon.com, and various other online websites. He has a book coming out this Fall on the Disinfo label:”Remaking Sex”, and is also a gay…
25 - Micheal O’Neal -Entrepreneur/Podcaster
May 30, 2014 • 59 min
Comedian Rosie Tran (@FunnyRosie) interviews Michael O’Neal (@solohour), host of the Solopreneur Hour, a top rated podcast on iTunes about being an independent entrepreneur. They discuss the must read books Michael suggests for being your own business and…
24 - JD Walker Screenwriter/Director/Professor
May 30, 2014 • 54 min
Comedian Rosie Tran (@FunnyRosie) interviews writer and director JD Walker (@PostWomanMovie) about her Sundance contest-winning screenplay, The Postwoman, about an African American postwoman who comes out of the closet to her family. JD talks about indie…
23 Matt Staggs - Podcaster/Writer/Editor for DisInfo
May 30, 2014 • 63 min
Comedian Rosie Tran (@FunnyRosie) interviews Matt Staggs (@MattStaggs), writer and editor for Disinfo.com, an alternative news source online. Disinfo focuses on stories that the mainstream media ignores, doesn’t cover, or minimizes. They also talk about…
22 Jake Desyllas – Investor/Podcaster
May 30, 2014 • 62 min
Comedian Rosie Tran (@FunnyRosie) interviews financial freedom advocate, investor, and host of The Voluntary Life Podcast, Jake Desyllas (@thevoluntary). They discuss the various ways to escape the rat race. Jake talks about the different techniques he…
21 Chris Ryan – Author/Podcaster/Intellectual
May 30, 2014 • 57 min
Comedian Rosie Tran (@FunnyRosie) interviews Chris Ryan (@ChrisRyanPhD) about his book “Sex at Dawn” and also discusses polyamory, open marriage, non-monogamy, and how our origins in a tribal society and our genetics go against our social conditioning in…
20 Champ Chong – YouTube Celebrity/Gamer
May 30, 2014 • 47 min
Comedian Rosie Tran (@FunnyRosie) interviews, Champ Chong (@ChampChong) about his rise as a Youtube celebrity and gaming expert. Allen, also known as Champ, talks about the hard work, ingenuity, and luck it took to help him, not just make money on…
19 Ryder Skye – Adult Film Actress/Porn Star/Feminist
May 29, 2014 • 61 min
Comedian Rosie Tran (@FunnyRosie) interviews pro-sex feminist and adult film actress/porn star, Ryder Skye (@ryderskyexxx). They talk about sex, women and empowerment, and Ryder’s path to becoming a marriage, relationship, and sex therapist. Ryder…
18 Jordan Brady – Director/Comedian/Podcaster
May 29, 2014 • 61 min
Comedian Rosie Tran (@FunnyRosie) interviews film and commercial director, Jordan Brady (@iamcomicmovie) about his documentary film, I Am Comic, his life as a stand up comedian, and his podcast, “Respect the Process.” They also discuss his directing…
17 Aiko Tanaka – Comedian/Model
May 29, 2014 • 58 min
Comedian Rosie Tran (@FunnyRosie) interviews Japanese-American Comedian Aiko Tanaka (@aikotanaka) about growing up and stand up comedy. Aiko is a regular on the Ding Dong Show Podcast and a DeathSquad Regular. They also discuss Aiko’s career as a carshow…
Episodes 16 Lorenzo Hagerty - Psychedelic Advocate/Podcaster
May 29, 2014 • 58 min
Comedian Rosie Tran (@FunnyRosie) interviews Lorenzo Hagerty (@PsychedelicLozo), host of the podcast, Psychedelic Salon. He talks about his interesting life from convervative Texas lawyer to Psychedelic advocate and peace warrior. Discussion of positive…
15 - Daniele Bolelli – Author/Professor/Podcaster
May 29, 2014 • 80 min
Comedian Rosie Tran (@FunnyRosie) talks religion and spirituality with the author of the best selling book, Create Your Own Religion, Daniele Bolelli (@DBolelli). Daniele, an Italian by birth, has written several books, as well as being a professor, and…
14 Leo Foti – Director/Producer/Actor at 7 Waves Entertainment/Yogi
May 28, 2014 • 56 min
Comedian Rosie Tran (@FunnyRosie) interviews indie director/producer/writer/actor and founder of 7 Waves Entertainment (@7wavesent) Production company, Leo Foti, about his experiences as an independent producer, his film festival, being Italian, and his…
13 BJ Mendelson - Author/Social Media Marketer
May 28, 2014 • 57 min
Comedian Rosie Tran (@FunnyRosie) interviews social media marketer, BJ Mendelson (@BJMendelson) about his book “Social Media is Bullshit” which follows his attempts to utilize social media platforms and his fails and successes. They discuss the publishing…
12 Dekoven Ashley- Founder of ThrdPlace, Philanthropist, and Activist
May 28, 2014 • 58 min
Comedian Rosie Tran (@FunnyRosie) interviews the founder of internet start up , Thrdplace.com (@ThrdPlace), Dekovan Ashley. They discuss community, connections, and their mutual love for the City of New Orleans, and how it inspired Dekoven to take action…
11 Mick Betancourt – Comedian/Producer/TV Writer
May 22, 2014 • 61 min
Comedian Rosie Tran (@funnyrosie) interviews, Comedian/Producer/Writer Mick Betancourt(@mickbetancourt) about how he broke into the world of television writing. Great insights on the entertainment industry, as well as motivational thoughts from Mick about…
10 Everett Stern - HSBC Whistleblower
May 22, 2014 • 59 min
Comedian Rosie Tran (@funnyrosie) interviews Everett Stern (@sterneverett) about his experience working as a compliance officer investigating HSBC funding of terrorist activities, his secret connections with the CIA, and his protest on Wall Street with…
9 John Lee Dumas - Entrepreneur On Fire Podcast
May 22, 2014 • 59 min
Comedian Rosie Tran (@funnyrosie) interviews John Lee Dumas (@johnleedumas) host of Entrepreneur on Fire, the No. 1 small business podcast on the net! John is a trailblazer in the World of podcasting, teaching average people how they too can launch their…
8 Marianne Williamson – NY Times Bestselling Author/Candidate for CA Congress
May 22, 2014 • 44 min
Comedian Rosie Tran(@funnyrosie) interviews Marianne Williamson (@marwilliamson), NY Times best selling author of “A Return to Love”, “Illuminata”, and “The Law of Divine Compensation” and spiritual guru about her decision to run for Congress in CA in Los…
7 Horace “Hobbie” Jordan – Filmmaker – Scarface/The Goonies/Tron
May 22, 2014 • 55 min
Comedian Rosie Tran (@funnyrosie) interviews Horace “Hobbie” Jordan camera man about his work on Tron, Gonnies, and Scarface. —- This episode is sponsored by · Superwomen with Rebecca Minkoff Podcast: Each week designer Rebecca Minkoff speaks with…
6 Stacey Storey - Indie Film Producer/Former Miss Alaska
May 22, 2014 • 60 min
Comedian Rosie Tran (@funnyrosie) interviews Indie Film Producer Stacey Storey (@staceystorey) about raising money for her independent film “Best Friends Forever” through kickstarter, and the film festival circuit. —- This episode is sponsored by ·…
5 Brady Hallongren - Documentary Filmmaker/Producer/Political Activist
May 22, 2014 • 49 min
Comedian Rosie Tran talks to indie film producer and political activist about his controversial film, “Missing, Presumed Dead: The Search for American POWs” directed by Bill Dumas, including discussions on the POW issue and government corruption. They,…
4 Tessa Lane - Adult Film Actress/Pornstar
May 22, 2014 • 56 min
Comedian Rosie Tran (@FunnyRosie) and adult film actress and pornstar, Tessa Lane (@ItsTessaLane), talk about women and sex. —- This episode is sponsored by · Superwomen with Rebecca Minkoff Podcast: Each week designer Rebecca Minkoff speaks with…
3 Dominic Labriola and Sasha Maxim – Real Estate Entrepreneur/Professional Tennis Player
May 21, 2014 • 58 min
Comedian Rosie Tran (@funnyrosie)interviews Dominic Labriola, real estate entrepreneur and youtube marketer, and Sasha Maxim, former professional tennis player and coach-turned real estate entrepreneur, talk about business, real estate, and investing. —-…
2 Yoshi Obayashi - Comedian/Podcaster/World Traveler
Mar 4, 2014 • 62 min
Comedian Rosie Tran interviews “Yoshi Didn’t” Podcast host and comedian, Yoshi Obayashi (@yoshididnt), about his passion for travel and how he got into stand up comedy. —- This episode is sponsored by · Superwomen with Rebecca Minkoff Podcast: Each week…
1 Graham Elwood -Comedian/Podcaster
Feb 24, 2014 • 38 min
Comedian Rosie Tran (@funnyrosie) talks to Comedian/Filmmaker Graham Elwood (@grahamelwood)about his documentary film, Laffghanistan, which documents his USO tours overseas for the Troops. —- This episode is sponsored by · Superwomen with Rebecca Minkoff…