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In this crazy, hectic time we live in, our passions have never been more important for balance and happiness. Joe Posnanski interviews people about their passions, how they came about and what those passions mean in their larger lives.

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    • Gesellschaft und Kultur

In this crazy, hectic time we live in, our passions have never been more important for balance and happiness. Joe Posnanski interviews people about their passions, how they came about and what those passions mean in their larger lives.

    12: Passions Outside of Your Profession with Tommy Tomlinson

    12: Passions Outside of Your Profession with Tommy Tomlinson

    What are your passions? Welcome to a new podcast in which writer and author, Joe Posnanski, speaks with select guests about their biggest passions.

    Joe welcomes in Charlotte-based writer & author, Tommy Tomlinson, as the pair chats about the importance of finding passions outside of your day job. Tommy talks about his love for fishing and ping pong among other things that help him unplug from the daily grind of a writing career.

    New episodes of Passions in America will air each Thursday. For more information on Passions in America, visit our website at passionsinamerica.com.

    • 1 Std. 1 Min.
    11: Talking Power Ball with Rob Neyer

    11: Talking Power Ball with Rob Neyer

    What are your passions? Welcome to a new podcast in which writer and author, Joe Posnanski, speaks with select guests about their biggest passions.

    Joe welcomes in acclaimed author Rob Neyer who talks about why he isn't defined by his day job. Rob shares how his passions for birdwatching and mountain climbing keep him occupied when he's not at the ballpark. Rob also lays out some ways that baseball has changed over the years and what is now more valued than it traditionally has been.

    New episodes of Passions in America will air each Thursday. For more information on Passions in America, visit our website at passionsinamerica.com.

    • 43 Min.
    10: Rising Up With Jackie Stiles

    10: Rising Up With Jackie Stiles

    What are your passions? Welcome to a new podcast in which writer and author, Joe Posnanski, speaks with select guests about their biggest passions.

    Joe welcomes in Jackie Stiles, who is best known for her career in the WNBA, but also has established herself in the world of  coaching and business.  Jackie talks about her passion of making 1,000 baskets a day and how enduring injury during her career helped to open new windows for her post-basketball life.

    New episodes of Passions in America will air each Thursday. For more information on Passions in America, visit our website at passionsinamerica.com.

    • 49 Min.
    9: Neuroscientist & Opera Singer Indre Viskontas

    9: Neuroscientist & Opera Singer Indre Viskontas

    What are your passions? Welcome to a new podcast in which writer and author, Joe Posnanski, speaks with select guests about their biggest passions.

    In this episode, Joe welcomes in multi-faceted proponent of passion, Indre Viskontas, who talks about how she balances her multiple passions.  These passions include deciphering the human brain, successfully hiting the high notes and focusing in on how practice can make different activities even more enjoyable.

    New episodes of Passions in America will air each Thursday. For more information on Passions in America, visit our website at passionsinamerica.com.

    • 53 Min.
    8: Jason Kander on baseball, service and Taco Bell

    8: Jason Kander on baseball, service and Taco Bell

    What are your passions? Welcome to a new podcast in which writer and author, Joe Posnanski, speaks with select guests about their biggest passions.

    In this episode, Joe welcomes in Kansas mayoral candidate, Jason Kander, who talks about how his various life experiences have helped to shape him today.  From his military background to connecting with people while on the campaign trail, to being a Taco Bell savant, Jason and Joe chat about why they care so deeply about their passions.

    New episodes will air each Thursday. For more information on Passions in America, visit our website at passionsinamerica.com.

    • 35 Min.
    7: Swimming with Mel Stewart

    7: Swimming with Mel Stewart

    What are your passions? Welcome to a new podcast in which writer and author, Joe Posnanski, speaks with select guests about their biggest passions. 

    In this episode, Joe goes full circle as he's joined by the first athlete he ever covered in Olympic Gold Medalist, Mel Stewart. Mel opens up about his amazing journey to a world record and Olympic gold in the 200-meter butterfly. Hear the one thing that ran through his mind just after realizing his ultimate goal and find out why an Iowa hardware store played an integral role in his decision to start the next chapter.

    New episodes will air each Thursday. For more information on Passions in America, visit our website at passionsinamerica.com.

    • 1 Std. 9 Min.

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