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Playlist: Sean Rasmussen's Portfolio

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The Media Fast

From Sean Rasmussen | Part of the Happy series | 09:58

Hear from three people who do a media fast to take back control of their lives from their smartphones, Internet, and Social Media.

Happylogo240x240_small Feeling overwhelmed by your smartphone, Internet, email, and multitude of social media technologies? You're not alone. In this episode you'll hear from two people who are attempting to develop healthier habits -- starting  with a media fast. And, you'll hear from an internet-obsessed orthodox Jew who observes a strict weekly Sabbath, no matter what.

Media Fast (n) - To reduce or eliminate one or more media sources from one's life for a set period of time. (I'm making this up)

The Fifty Shades Caper

From Sean Rasmussen | 06:48

True (and humorous) story about Mark and Eric who find a stack of brand-new copies of Fifty Shades of Grey, just sitting on the sidewalk.

Squarecoverartprx_small I interview Mark and Eric and weave together the story of when they find a stack of what appear to be brand new copies of Fifty Shades of Gray, just sitting there on the sidewalk. They hatch a plan to both enhance their relations with their girlfriends, and make a bit of money. When they go to sell them to a bookstore down the street they find out that they were stolen from that very same store.

Hugh Oliver: Late Bloomer

From Sean Rasmussen | Part of the Happy series | 08:23

If you have ever given up on a dream, or think you're too old to start something new, you might think again after hearing this episode of happy...

Hugholiverprofile_small Hugh Oliver is breaking into the music scene at 82, with his combination of catchy melodies and clever lyrics on topics such as Facebook, Internet dating, death, and more. With a documentary coming out this summer about him, and some YouTube videos that are going viral, it looks like he's on his way.