Dean Kamen [22:32] is one of the greatest inventors of our time. He invented the Segway, the first drug infusion pump, and the Slingshot–a water purification device that requires no filters, can turn almost any kind of water into drinking water and can operate using cow dung as fuel. He also invented the LUKE (Life… Continue reading 26. Dean Kamen. Trump’s Ukraine Phone Call. On The Streets at Climate Strike with Greta. Inventing iBOTs, Segways and Scooters. The Wheelchair of the Future. Inside DARPA. Using Robots To Build Kids. Revenge of the Nerds.
Legendary tattoo trailblazer Scott Campell is more than an artist. He’s a storyteller, he’s an oracle, he’s an entrepreneur, he’s an innovator, he’s a tastemaker. He’s a father, he’s a traveler, he’s an activist. He’s a great American success story–and a true creative visionary. Starting at the lowest levels, sweeping floors and scraping to eat,… Continue reading 25. Scott Campbell. Tattooing PJs In Afghanistan After Operation Bulldog Bite. Experiencing Death is Like Chicken Pox. The Guy Who Wanted A Butterfly Tattoo. Grandma’s Pot Brownies. GM Workers Strike. Dadda Farts.
18 years later, America is still processing 9/11. And 9/11 First Responder Paul Rieckhoff (@PaulRieckhoff) digs into all of it. From Trump’s plans to meet with the Taliban at Camp David to the Department of Defense making cuts to pay for the wall, to how to talk to your kids about 9/11. It’s a time… Continue reading 24. Jonathan X from Afghanistan. The Spirit of 9/11. President Mayhem. Bringing the Taliban to Camp David. The War in Afghanistan Is Old Enough to Enlist. Tom Brady or Antonio Brown. The Lessons of Les Gelb. Ties Should Be Banned.
Reflecting on the 18th anniversary of September 11th, @PaulRieckhoff tells me, "It was the one time in my lifetime where the politics all went away and we were united as Americans. If we can capture that spirit again, I think it can drive us forward in the future." pic.twitter.com/zAsAXk1pnM — Brianna Keilar (@brikeilarcnn) September 11,… Continue reading Paul reflects on the 18th anniversary of 9/11 with CNN’s Brianna Keilar
The Trump administration is diverting over 3-and-a-half-billion dollars in military construction funds from the Pentagon in order to build the border wall that President Trump has been promising for years. Paul discusses why the Pentagon should not serve as the President’s piggy bank on KNX InDepth.
Angry Americans host Paul Rieckhoff on @CNN with @briannakeilar talking about why this latest madness from Trump about raiding the Pentagon budget to pay for the border wall is bad for our troops and national security (in case it’s not obvious). Especially as Hurricane #Dorian is about to hit military bases across the east… Continue reading Paul Rieckhoff on CNN — Trump raiding Pentagon budget for border wall
Nearly three out of every four homes in the Bahamas are underwater. The airport is gone. Countless people are homeless. And recovery from the catastrophic damage will cost billions of dollars. And now, the storm is headed straight for the United States. And straight for the Carolinas. No matter where it hits, it’ll be bad.… Continue reading 23. Trump’s Space Command Is Here. So is Hurricane Dorian. And Night Vision Eye Injections. And Scooternado. It’s Back to School Time In America.