L@ur@ L00m€r and Florida news that actually matters feat. Lance Dixon
Bird Road Podcast
We talked with WLRN’s Lance Dixon about his analysis of key local, state and national races from a Miami perspective, covering elections in a time of COVID, the improprieties of Katherine Fernandez Rundle’s Miami Foundation scheme, and whether Miami-Dade has a problem electing black candidates for countywide positions. You can follow Lance @LDixon_3 and check out WLRN at wlrn.org. The post L@ur@ L00m€r and Florida news that actually matters feat. Lance Dixon appeared first on Bird Road.
*Trigger Warning* This episode is about suicide. If you're sensitive to that subject matter, you may want to refrain from listening to this episode. Comedian Lance Dixon joins the show to discuss how his depression led him to a suicide attempt. He talks about overcoming his "Man Up" attitude and getting the help that he so desperately needed. On a lighter note, Donovan, Andrew and Lance debate whether anyone actually loves living in New Hampshire. Suicide is a serious issue and there are others out there who could use assistance. Help the us to help those in need. We want raise 200 dollars in donations for National Suicide Prevention Lifeline. This organization provides a 24-hour, toll-free, confidential suicide prevention hotline and chat available to anyone in the U.S. in suicidal crisis or emotional distress. The link to the fundraiser is below. Thanks Lil' Mistakers! https://www.facebook.com/donate/3581510098533424/?fundraiser_source=external_url
Promoting: The Muay Thai World Cup with Lance Dixon
On Fighting in Thailand
In this episode Lance Dixon talks about his upcoming bout(s) in Canada for the Muay Thai World Cup. The promotion is putting together a 4 Man tournament along with other fights to expand the fight scene in North America. Dixon will be the only USA fighter on the card. He talks about traveling and fighting, promoting a show abroad, and what it means to have a pro career in the USA. In the Pick a Fight Sawsing vs Maria Phuket Fight Club is discussed.
The Universe Speaks in Numbers: Lance Dixon interviewed by Graham Farmelo
The Universe Speaks in Numbers
‘The most perfect microscopic structures in the known universe’ – that is the exquisite description of sub-nuclear scattering amplitudes given by theorist Lance Dixon, based at the Stanford Linear Accelerator in California. Having made his name as a string theorist in the 1980s, Dixon became one of the leading pioneers in the field of scattering-amplitudes, developing a host of ingenious ideas and techniques. In this thoughtful interview, he describes why he switched his research focus, the fascination and importance of the amplitudes, and the prospects for the subject’s future.This is one of a number of interviews given by world-class experts to Graham on the themes he explores in his new book The Universe Speaks in Numbers. See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.