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Where There’s Smoke is a weekly podcast that explores self-development through the filter of current events, pop culture, and experience. We surf the zeitgeist through an array of audio clips, quotes, concepts, and conversations.

In the spirit of The Daily Show and This American Life, we throw everything into an audio centrifuge that separates “what” from “why”. You walk away with insights and actionable solutions to improve your business, relationships, and almost any area of your life.

Oct 17, 2017

Halloween is coming up and that means Halloween movies and TV specials! To celebrate, Nick explores one of the earliest and most famous Halloween specials - It’s the Great Pumpkin, Charlie Brown. An often overlooked element in that show is the fact that Linus must be sincere in order for the Great Pumpkin to arrive. But, what does it mean to be sincere? Is it the kind of thing that we can create or should we just fake it ‘til we make it?

Brett & Nick branch out from the Great Pumpkin to discuss sincerity in a variety of situations - from late night talk shows to a friendly neighbor.

Also, we’ve got a brand new addition of #WTSDigs.

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Brett: Jamila Woods - Heavn
Nick: Mr. Rogers accepts a Lifetime Achievement Emmy
Theresa: Videodrome (Atlanta) and Alfred Hitchcock films (Rebecca)

Nick's Bonus #WTSDig:

The Chris Gethard Show Dumpster Episode ("No Man's Trash")


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