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Woodstock Roundtable 1/23/22

Woodstock Roundtable 1/23/22

Welcome to the Woodstock Roundtable. Conversational Improv with Host Doug Grunther, and Radio Woodstock Weekend Warrior Ron Van Warmer. Among Subjects for Conversation:Thic Nhất Hạnh, one of the most well known Zen masters in the world, active in the peace movement and deep ecology,  died this weekend at the age of 95.  He was a major influence on Martin Luther…Listen

Woodstock Roundtable 1/16/22

Woodstock Roundtable 1/16/22

Welcome to the Woodstock Roundtable. Conversational Improv with Host Doug Grunther, Woodstock Round Table Poet Laureate Victoria Sullivan, and Radio Woodstock Weekend Warrior Ron Van Warmer. Among Subjects for Conversation: With a winter storm approaching, a good time for reflection, for slowing down, for seeing what we usually miss…we’ll check out an article from the enduring spiritual…Listen

Woodstock Roundtable 1/9/22

Woodstock Roundtable 1/9/22

Welcome to the Woodstock Roundtable. Conversational Improv with Host Doug Grunther, and Radio Woodstock Weekend Warrior Ron Van Warmer.Among Subjects for Conversation: When we need our spirits lifted, there’s nothing better than some creative humor….we’ll dive into not a 10, not 20, not 30  but over 60 clever lines to lift our spirits on this winter morning…..…Listen

Woodstock Roundtable 1/2/22

Woodstock Roundtable 1/2/22

Welcome to the Woodstock Roundtable. Conversational Improv with Host Doug Grunther, Woodstock Round Table Poet Laureate Victoria Sullivan, and Radio Woodstock Weekend Warrior Ron Van Warmer. Key Topics: How We Make Sense of Time when clocks strike midnight on Dec. 31, the year 2021 and all it has brought will come to a close, leaving…Listen

Woodstock Roundtable 12/26/21

Woodstock Roundtable 12/26/21

Welcome to the Woodstock Roundtable. Conversational Improv with Host Doug Grunther, and Radio Woodstock Weekend Warrior Ron Van Warmer. Among Subjects for Conversation: Among the great thinkers who died in 2021 was a woman who pioneered dreamwork in a fascinating and influential way. And, continuing a great tradition here on the WR, our final guest…Listen

Woodstock Roundtable 12/19/21

Woodstock Roundtable 12/19/21

Welcome to the Woodstock Roundtable. Conversational Improv with Host Doug Grunther, Woodstock Round Table Poet Laureate Victoria Sullivan, and Radio Woodstock Weekend Warrior Ron Van Warmer. Among Subjects for Conversation: It’s our annual “Not Your Andy Williams” Holiday Radio Party. To celebrate, we’ll have some listeners call in who want to play a Christmas version of Mad…Listen

Woodstock Roundtable 12-12-21

Woodstock Roundtable 12-12-21

Welcome to the Woodstock Roundtable. Conversational Improv with Host Doug Grunther, and Radio Woodstock Weekend Warrior Ron Van Warmer. Among Subjects for Conversation: Anyone reading daily newspaper headlines and/or watching the news is being put in the middle of what one psychologist calls “a horror movie.” We’ll dig into the story. And why are billboards showing up…Listen

Woodstock Roundtable 12/5/21

Woodstock Roundtable 12/5/21

Welcome to the Woodstock Roundtable. Conversational Improv with Host Doug Grunther, Woodstock Round Table Poet Laureate Victoria Sullivan, and Radio Woodstock Weekend Warrior Ron Van Warmer. Among Subjects for Conversation: Science or Science Fiction? A computer program, Alpha Go, uses a strategy called “reinforcement learning” which teaches ITSELF without human intervention. one of its creators says it…Listen

Woodstock Roundtable 11/28/21

Woodstock Roundtable 11/28/21

Welcome to the Woodstock Roundtable. Conversational Improv with Host Doug Grunther, and Radio Woodstock Weekend Warrior Ron Van Warmer. Among Subjects for Conversation: First, a remedy for chronic pain that’s worked for thousands of people—it doesn’t involve surgery or heavy prescription drugs–we’ve talked about it before–a recent article brought it up again last week–we’ll explore… And we’ll…Listen

Woodstock Roundtable 11/21/21

Woodstock Roundtable 11/21/21

Welcome to the Woodstock Roundtable. Conversational Improv with Host Doug Grunther, Woodstock Round Table Poet Laureate Victoria Sullivan, and Radio Woodstock Weekend Warrior Ron Van Warmer. Key Topics: Can a Machine Learn Morality? Researchers at a Seattle A.I. lab say they have built a system that makes ethical judgments. But its judgments can be as confusing as…Listen