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Former Labour Party leader Ed Miliband and Sony Award-winning radio host Geoff Lloyd unearth big ideas that can change society for the better.


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    • 4.7 • 87 Ratings

Former Labour Party leader Ed Miliband and Sony Award-winning radio host Geoff Lloyd unearth big ideas that can change society for the better.


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    CHATTEROO #20

    CHATTEROO #20

    Climate litigation in the 26 Cantons, the sense of smell in a digital world, Ed turns quizmaster, and your email.
    Throw us a chatty bone! What would you like to hear in the Chatteroo? chat@cheerfulpodcast.com
    PENGUINS: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=4PwDFddpo4c
    CAN A WILD ANIMAL MAKE YOUR HOUSE FEEL LIKE A HOME? https://science.anu.edu.au/news-events/news/can-wild-animal-make-your-house-feel-home?fbclid=PAAabIRLX2FP_IHykx-YjF75F2coLxbwYKDJv4U5NnMndw17bYa7qfcaQuxmQ_aem_AafVJaTzSreellMoKrLQZJrh5JYYNqpKYdJ7oZuPtj2iOQkJvm5zEvgI30s13GX9XTE

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    • 27 min
    CHATTEROO #19

    CHATTEROO #19

    We lament the passing of Curb Your Enthusiasm, and delve into the Chatteroo postbag.
    We'd love to hear from you - it's your Chatteroo, too: chat@cheerfulpodcast.com

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    • 29 min
    CHATTEROO #18 - Breaking The Habit(uation)

    CHATTEROO #18 - Breaking The Habit(uation)

    Neuroscientist and author Tali Sharot has joined the Chatteroo to talk about her excellent new book, 'Look Again - The Power of Noticing What Was Always There' (co-written with Cass R Sunstein.) It's the habituation sensation that's sweeping the nation.
    Email us! chat@cheerfulpodcast.com

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    • 54 min
    CHATTEROO #17

    CHATTEROO #17

    Includes a Presidential belch, life lessons from toddlers, the grace of a giraffe, and the Village People.
    We need your email to fuel the Chatteroo! chat@cheerfulpodcast.com


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    • 25 min
    CHATTEROO #16

    CHATTEROO #16

    The calm before the swarm, your email, and Ed shares his music lesson trauma.
    Email us! chat@cheerfulpodcast.com
    https://www.theguardian.com/lifeandstyle/2024/mar/14/theres-joy-i-havent-felt-for-years-how-i-got-hooked-on-the-piano-craze

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    • 30 min
    CHATTEROO #15

    CHATTEROO #15

    A flurry of email prompted by last week's episode, plus cheerful nuggets from John Kerry's New York Times exit interview, the age at which jeans become inappropriate, and an Oscars-themed quiz.
    Send us an email: chat@cheerfulpodcast.com
    John Kerry: https://www.nytimes.com/2024/03/06/opinion/john-kerry-climate-change-china.html

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    • 35 min

Customer Reviews

4.7 out of 5
87 Ratings

87 Ratings

ksmith1142 ,

Brightens the day

A hopeful and informative listen with charismatic hosts and highly knowledgeable guests. A true reason to be cheerful!

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Charming and smart

It holds up to it’s title

Cok Siskoyum ,

Best podcast team ever

Yup cannot miss this.

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