Even This I Get to Experience / Smartcuts
October 28, 2014•59 min
Part A: Legendary creator of iconic television programs, All in the Family, Sanford and Son, The Jeffersons, and many others, Norman Lear remade television culture. In his book, Even This I Get to Experience, he explains how he balanced social activism, producing, and personal life, while using all his experience for each. Part B: A look at how some people get ahead in life seemingly at the speed of light, while others pay their dues and hang in there just hoping to get ahead. There are many things people do to beat the norm, stand out, and get ahead. But Shane Snow, author of Smartcuts, argues that the one thing all these people is that they think like computer hackers, outside the box.