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Michael Finney

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Episode 052: Michael Finney – The difference between Science and Pseudo-Science, Being passionate about what you do, and why forces and torques are so important in the golf swing.

Golf 360

Michael Finney (T: @mfinneygolf  FB: @michaelfinneygolfacademy ) is one of the top coaches/instructors in today’s game and you can find him coaching and instructing at the University of Louisville Golf Club in Louisville, Kentucky. Not only does he constantly stay on top of the latest and greatest scientific data coming out of the research world, but he has a way of explaining that, so it’s understood by anyone. Whether you are a beginner, golf aficionado, or nay-sayer arguing the ‘science’, Michael has a way of explaining very detailed things exceptionally well so it can be understood by everyone. For more of Michael’s videos and educational information check out his Vimeo page HERE. Also be sure to check out Michael’s educational seminar titled: ‘Golf Swing Kinetics’


19 Sep 2021

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1893 Chicago World's Fair w/Author and Documentarian Michael Finney (Podcast Interview)

Baseball and Whatever

Hello again everyone! We have an excellent interview for your listening pleasure. If you grew up in or around Chicago like Justin and Greg, then you've probably heard about the Chicago World's Fair of 1893. The lasting effects and architecture of the event can still be seen to this day! We were lucky enough to have the author of "1893 Chicago’s Columbian Exposition: Arts and Culture on the Doorstep of the 20th Century," Michael Finney. Michael also produced a documentary on the same topic titled 1893 Chicago’s Columbian Exposition Documentary. We dive into a variety of topics including exhibits, construction, H.H. Holmes, and Michael's overall research. Give it a listen. You'll learn quite a bit!---Michael's contact informationwww.michael-finney.comTwitter: @MDF_365 / @Chicago_1893Michael's Documentary - https://www.amazon.com/gp/video/detail/B08JCLJ7J5/ref=atv_dp_share_cu_rMichael's Book - https://www.amazon.com/dp/1082413585/ref=cm_sw_em_r_mt_dp_5W1G9WANSV6T57ANE81Z----Our contact infoEmail: BaseballAndWhatever@gmail.comTwitter: @BaseballAndWhatFacebook: facebook.com/BaseballAndWhatever


9 Aug 2021

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Standup Comedy, Comic-Magician Michael Finney Interview & comedy set #74

Standup Comedy "Your Host and MC"

Michael Finny grew up in Woodland CA, near Sacramento where my clubs were, and from his first trick as a way to make tips as a bartender to doing huge corporate shows with Jay Leno, he has led a very successful life as one of the Best Award-winning comic-magicians on the road. He also owned a comedy club, so that adds to his story.


18 Jul 2021

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Chicago’s 1893 Columbian Exposition comes alive in a new book, documentary with more to come from media producer Michael Finney

Paul Lisnek Behind the Curtain

This week, Paul goes behind the curtain with full spectrum content producer Michael Finney who explores music, audio, video, photography and writing over his career and is recently integrated in a beautiful new book and documentary about the 1893 Columbian Exposition, both currently available on Amazon. Michael talks about why people are fascinated by this important moment in Chicago history and what is still to come from him about this event with new extended media productions. You can learn more about Michael and follow him and  find his social media links and even buy some 1893 merchandise at michael-finney.com. https://serve.castfire.com/audio/3823751/3823751_2021-03-25-211351.64kmono.mp3 Here is a link to Michael’s Columbian Exposition of 1893 available on Amazon: Film: https://www.amazon.com/dp/B08JCPFJ54

8 Apr 2021

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Michael Finney: Exploring Our National Parks

Papa Bear Hikes

Michael Finney talks to us about his latest project: https://www.amazon.com/dp/B08P4QZW6C/Michael Finney (michael-finney.com)(20) Chicago 1893 Media Project (@Chicago_1893) / Twitter@MDF_365Amazon.com: Exploring Our National Parks: A photographic and literary album; Volume 1 (9798697786093): Finney, Michael: BooksPlease Check Out: Papa Bear Hikes


19 Mar 2021

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The Architecture of Spain to Yellowstone National Park with Michael Finney

Passports and Postcards

Welcome to Passports and Postcards. Today I share a conversation with Michael Finney, an Author, Director, Narrator and Podcaster.  We talk about everything from his books,  a documentary and his travels. Bio:Michael Finney is a traveling carnival barker. His first books are focused on photographic journeys across space and time. “1893 Chicago’s Columbian Exposition” & “Exploring Our National Parks” available on Amazon.Feel free to connect with him via the social network links at: http://michael-finney.comExploring Our National Parks:Synopsis:Exploring the National Parks across the United States is an opportunity that should not be taken for granted. To understand the profound notions of preservation and conservation, we must get as close to the land as possible. This album is a seed that is attempting to plant itself in you to see them for yourself.Captured in photographs are views of nine parks around the country with essays that catalogue the author’s experiences and thoughts while traveling through them.Paperback: https://www.amazon.com/dp/B08P4QZW6C/Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/national.parks.explore/Twitter: https://twitter.com/Parks_National_Twitter: https://twitter.com/MDF_365Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/mdf3sixty5


20 Feb 2021

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ep. 32 // Special Guest: Michael Finney: US National Parks

Tepid Topics

In this weeks episode we are joined by Michael Finney. Michael is a documentary maker/photographer/author and many more things that fall under the umbrella of content creator. He tells us the tales of the projects he's working on/worked on and what wild beasts to avoid if you're ever out on a ramble around some US National Parks.  This was a really interesting chat which inspired us and hope it inspires you to get out and create whatever project you may have thought up. Michael has created books on the National Parks he's visited complete with insights and photo's of these natural wonders. He's also created a book on Chicago's Colombian Exposition in 1893 detailing the events of the world fair and how the art and architecture has stood the test of time around the city. Find out about Michael's work here: https://michael-finney.com/ --- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/tepidtopics/message

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9 Feb 2021

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September 4, 2020: Tim Sika & Michael Finney join Pat Thurston, in for Nikki Medoro

KGO 810 Podcast

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4 Sep 2020

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A Magician Prepares: Act One - Interviews

Josh and Jay interview Comedian Magician Michael Finney


16 Jul 2020

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Integrating Mind & Spirit Into a Yoga Class with Michael Finney

Compassion As My Compass

This week we visit with Michael Finney from Kohler, Wisconsin. He shares a few very easy steps on how to begin to integrate the mind and body into a physical yoga practice.  https://www.facebook.com/michaeldfinney https://www.facebook.com/elightenment/ https://elightenment.com


25 Jun 2020