Living the Dream with Ben and Rodney

Living the Dream with Ben and Rodney

Join lawyer Ben Wilson and his English Bulldog Rodney as they "Live the Dream" by discussing hot topics with special guests related to pop culture, sports, movies/TV/music, dating/relationships, fitness, personal growth, and overall having fun in life!... Show More

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October 19, 2020 16 min

Join us for a special episode of Living the Dream with Ben and Rodney as we welcome Kentucky Secretary of State Michael Adams to the show!  Secretary Adams is a fellow native of Paducah, Kentucky and classmate of mine, and he became Secretary of State in Kentucky in November 2019.  In today's episode, we talk with Secretary Adams about his election and his rise in politics, as well as the steps Kentucky has taken to assure a fa...

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October 13, 2020 102 min

Join us for a special tribute to the legendary rock n roll band Van Halen!  Founded by Eddie Van Halen, Alex Van Halen, David Lee Roth and Michael Anthony in 1974, this foursome became one of the biggest bands in the world with albums such as Van Halen, Van Halen II and 1984 and iconic songs such as "Jump," "Beautiful Girls," Hot for Teacher" and many more hits!!  Van Halen revamped in 1985 following the departu...

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Join us for a special episode of Living the Dream with Ben and Rodney as we reflect back on the remarkable wrestling career to the greatest tag team of all time:  The Road Warriors.  Hawk and Animal dominated the wrestling tag team scene for a decade from the early 1980s into the 1990s and, while Hawk and Animal may have passed on, their legacy will live forever. 

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Join us as we welcome Dale Ketchum of Space Florida (www.spaceflorida.gov) to discuss the development and tremendous growth of Florida's space industry along Florida's Space Coast in Brevard County, Florida, more specifically at NASA's Florida headquarters in Cape Canaveral.  Dale is Vice President of Government & External Relations and plays a major role in recruiting and keeping major companies to serve NASA and t...

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Join me and my friend and special guest Bryan Guess as we review the career of the legendary rock band Motley Crue as we celebrate the 31 year anniversary of their most successful album "Dr. Feelgood!!"  The boys of Motley Crue (Vince Neil, Tommy Lee, Nikki Sixx and Mick Mars) have produced a lot of great hits and memorable moments over the years and are truly some of the legends and bad boys of rock n roll.  Long live Motl...

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Join us as we welcome special guest Christie Grays Chambers, expert fashion stylist and consultant from I AM CHIC (www.iamchic.net) and consistently voted as Miami's best dressed business woman, as she provides her insights on the hot fashion trends for both men and women as we continue through the summer and enter the fall seasons.  Christie also shares her insights on great places to find your next wardrobe or two online or i...

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Join us as we pay tribute to the greatest rock n roll album of all time:  AC/DC's "Back in Black" album that debuted 40 years ago on July 25, 1980!  The AC/DC team of Angus Young (lead guitar), Malcom Young (rhythm guitar), Brian Johnson (vocals), Cliff Williams (bass guitar) and Phil Rudd (drums) produced the greatest selling rock n roll album of all time (with over 50 million albums sold) that includes classics such a...

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Join us as we welcome our friend and national speaker David Jones, Founder of Diversity of Thought, Inc. in Melbourne, Florida (www.doti.us), to discuss the importance of diversity of thought in both the business world, personal growth and society. 

We also discuss the the current racial divide in American society following the recent murders of George Floyd, Ahmaud Arbery, and Breeonna Taylor and how we as a nation of diverse races...

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Join us and special guest Ronnie G of the Vibes and Views Miami TV show as we give our thoughts on ESPN's documentary "The Last Dance" about Michael Jordan and the Chicago Bulls.  We also give our analysis of the greatest NBA players of all-time and debate whether Michael Jordan truly is the greatest NBA player of all time.  We hope you enjoy the show!!

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Join us as we welcome special guests Scott Tudor and Christian Mascagni as we analyze AEW's Double or Nothing and WWE Money in the Bank pay per views and also provide updates on the happening in our first 2 weeks of our fantasy wrestling promotions (Wilson Wresting Federation, Tudor International Wresting Association, and Mascagni Championship Wrestling).

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Join us for a special Mother's Day podcast with my mom Sheila Hawkins and my friend Jen Rogers and we discuss the challenges of being a mom, how the role of being a mom has changed over the years, and some of our favorite TV and movie moms!!  We hope you enjoy the episode!  Thank you to all of the mothers and mother figures out there for all that you do!!

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Join me and special guests Christian Mascagni and Scott Tudor for the first annual Living the Dream fantasy wrestling draft, as well as give our predictions for 2020 Money in the Bank, which were pretty accurate!  Christian, Scott and I participate in a 50 round draft to pick our wrestlers, past and present, for our singles and tag team divisions.  Check this out to see where legends such as Hulk Hogan, Rick Flair, Chris Jericho, S...

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Join us as we welcome podcast host and nationally-regarded key note public speaker Heather Monahan as she inspires us through her Creating Confidence program and shares tips on how to achieve your goals and dreams, even when the chips may be down.  Learn more about Heather and her podcast Creating Confidence with Heather Monahan at www.heathermonahan.com and on Instagram at @heathermonahan.

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Join us as we welcome star lawyer Tara Tedrow of the Lowndes law firm in Orlando to discuss real estate development in Central Florida and the impact COVID-19 has had on Central Florida's real estate industry. Tara will also discuss her unique practice in the area of cannabis law as more states have dealt with this issue in connection with the legalization of marijuana, hemp, and the medical marijuana and CBD industries.  You c...

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Join us as we welcome special guest Kim Gallo of Kim Gallo Esthetics to the show!  A former Miss Pennsylvania and Miss Hemisphere, Kim has over 20 years of experience in the beauty industry as an esthetician, working for top beauty companies such as Chanel and L'Oreal prior to opening her own esthetician spa in 2019.  In this episode she shares skin care tips for women, men and teens to look great and feel confident.  You can l...

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Join us as we conclude our bracket challenge of the top middleweight singles wrestlers of the 80s and 90s.  Who was better:  Ric Flair, Ricky Steamboat, Sting, Rowdy Roddy Piper, Shawn Michaels, Bret Hart, Chris Jericho, Macho Man Randy Savage, Ravishing Rick Rude, Kerry Von Erich or someone else?

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Join us for Part 1 our bracket challenge of the top middleweight singles wrestlers of the 80s and 90s.  Who was better:  Ric Flair, Ricky Steamboat, Sting, Rowdy Roddy Piper, Shawn Michaels, Bret Hart, Chris Jericho, Macho Man Randy Savage, Ravishing Rick Rude, Kerry Von Erich or someone else?

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April 11, 2020 122 min

Join us and special guest Scott Tudor as we recap the 2-night Wrestlemania 36!  We celebrate the magical Wrestlemania moment as Otis finally gets his dream woman Mandy Rose, OHHH YEAHHH!!!  Hear our takes on Drew McIntyre and Braun Strowman get heavyweight championship gold and fabulous matches of Charlotte Flair v. Rhea Ripley, Alexa Bliss & Nikki Cross v. The Kabuki Warriors, Kevin Owens v. Seth Rollins and more!!  Follow us ...

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Join us as we welcome our friend Andrea Ocampo of Thrown Media in Miami to Living the Dream to discuss trends in marketing and how to best market you and your brand.  Andrea's marketing expertise ranges from sports marketing to small and national brands who use her expertise to create and market their story.  You can learn more about Andrea and her marketing services at www.thrownmedia.com and follow her on Instagram at @of...

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Join us as we break down out 64-man bracket of the best heavyweight singles wrestlers of the 80s and 90s!  Who is the best heavyweight of this era:  Hulk Hogan, Andre the Giant, Stone Cold Steve Austin, The American Dream Dusty Rhodes, The Undertaker, The Rock, HHH, Bruiser Brody, Stan Hanson, or someone else?  Let us know what you think of this episode at www.benandrodney.com

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