4/26/2021 - Justn Ist, Norman Ross, Samuel L. Charles, Ron Smith
Joining Suzanne Lynn this week are authors Justn Ist, "Un-Corrected: A Good Man's Struggle Against Political Correctness Run Amok;" Norman Ross, "The Life of an Ordinary Man;" Samuel L. Charles, "Gemnist Goes to Brooklyn;" and Ron Smith, "Delivered 2 Choices."
Program to Help Minot Students ~ Spring Birds ~ Horticulturist Ron Smith
Tuesday, April 13, 2021 - A program called Sources of Strength is helping improve the overall well being of kids at Minot’s Central Campus. Program director Jennifer Harbaugh explains how it works. ~~~ Eliza Blue shares a Postcard from the Prairie essay on spring bird. ~~~ Speaking of spring, horticulturist Ron Smith stops by to discuss the problems the dry weather can bring for gardeners.
Dr. Ron Smith (Smudger to his friends) is well known in Australian Football circles. Often referred to as a ‘Coaching Guru’ and developer of many of Australia’s ‘Golden Generation’. Prior to coming to Australia, Ron played at junior level at his beloved North London Tottenham Hotspurs before ‘dickie knees’ impacted his professional ambitions. He has coached in Iceland and Malaysia as well as in Australia’s A-League with Perth Glory. Ron has assisted many of our National Team coaches as an analyst, attending both World and Asian Cups as well as part of Football Australia’s Technical Department on a couple of occasions. Perhaps most well remembered as the hugely successful Coach at the Australian Institute of Sport in Canberra, where many wonderful players like Viduka, Aloisi, Bresciano, Moore, Neil, Skoko, Grella, Simunic and Zelic, to name a few, came through. Smudger has been arguably our greatest student of the game, analysing thousands of EPL and International Men’s and Women’s World Cup games and sharing his knowledge and wisdom about the behaviours of the Worlds best. Perhaps his favourite topic is ‘How goals are scored’. Ron received his PhD on ‘Goal scoring patterns in professional football' from the University of Canberra in 2016 Join Gary Cole as he explores the Football Coaching Life of Dr Ron Smith.
The Setting Trick: Conversations with World Class Bridge Players
Didn’t get enough of Ronnie? He’s back! Ron Smith returns to the show, bringing with him more hilarious stories. Episode Highlights: 6:05- Ron’s opinion on Real Bridge 12:30- When your teammates go for minus 4600 in 4Cxx down 8 so you lose 24 IMPS, but you still win the match 15:35- Ron learns from his teacher who went minus 5800.Twice 16:05- Story of the only person to win the Vanderbilt while also losing two matches in the same tournament 18:30- Never give up during a match 25:05- Bobby Levin is so good looking, his partner needs to play with his head down lest he loses his focus 28:40- More hilarious Baby Levin stories 34:40- Ron believes in the great joys of having the social connections through playing bridge 38:10- Speculations on the future of bridge—will things ever be the same again? 40:15- Mahaffrey stories 44:35- Peter Weichsel’s most embarrassing moment 47:15- Reese stories 53:05- Ron’s worst three hands 59:48- Leo Lasota: the world’s greatest online player 1:03:05- Oren Kriegel is an upcoming super star 1:06:35- “Here comes the damn diamonds again” story
1/18/2021 – Brian Shields, Samuel L. Charles, Abraham Aenifuja, Ron Smith, Effie Ashyu
Suzanne’s guests this week are Brian Shields, “Pug on the Run;” Samuel L. Charles, “Genmist Goes to Brooklyn;” Abraham Ajenifuja, “VIP Christian;” Ron Smith, “Delivered 2 Choices;” and Effie Ashyu, “Shaken, Tormented but Never Broken (Power of Faith).”
Classic lecture - London's Aircraft Manufacturers by Dr Ron Smith FRAeS
London’s aircraft firms dominated the industry during the early part of the twentieth century and never more so than during World War I. In this lecture from 2012, Dr Ron Smith takes us on a tour of London’s airfields and manufacturers. As well as exploring the “Big five” – Grahame-White, Handley Page, de Havillands/Airco, Fairey & Sopwith/Hawkers – he looks at many of the smaller companies that were once found within London’s boroughs.Dr Ron Smith FRAeS addressed a meeting organised by the Royal Aeronautical Society’s Historical Group on 22 February 2012. The lecture was introduced by Peter Elliott and the podcast was edited by Eur Ing Mike Stanberry FRAeS.
11/16/2020 – Ron Smith, Bill Felker, Effie Ashu, Joseph Ajenifuja, B. Octavier Barnes
Suzanne Lynn is joined this week by authors Ron Smith, “Delivered 2 Choices;” Bill Felker, "Poor Will’s Almanack for 2021;" Effie Ashu, “– Shaken, Tormented but Never Broken;” Abraham Joseph Ajenifuja, “The VIP Christian,” and B. Octavier Barnes, "Talents of Stone and Fire; The Brotherhood of Stone Series."