Billy Dees Podcast

Billy Dees Podcast

Podcast featuring Authors & Creators | Commentary on Current Events with No Ideological Filter | Pop Culture | News - This is the radio/podcast audio version of the Billy Dees Podcast.


December 9, 2023 30 mins
This episode features Peter King who is the author of, “Gold Among the Trees.”

Peter has an interesting background which he discusses with the show host, Billy Dees and cohost, Kristy Mickelsen.

The interview is a lively and fun conversation about writing and publishing.

You can find “Gold Among the Trees” on Amazon.
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Produced while streaming Live on X (Twitter) December 7, 2023 8:00pm EST.

Billy Dees and Shamanisis discuss several current events including Pearl Harbor Day, the RNC Debate, Taylor Swift Person of the Year, and more.
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On this episode Billy Dees and Shamanisis discuss the aspects of free speech and cancel culture, the recent remarks made by Elon Musk, and various conspiracy theories.

Produced Nov 30, 2023 while live streaming on X.
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Bonus EP

This episode is a brief commentary about free speech, what it is, and why it is so important in America.

Aired Live on X Saturday, Nov 18, 2023.
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On this episode, which was produced while streaming live on X (Twitter), Billy and Shaman discuss podcasting which was trending at the time of the show. The conversation then shifts to AI which is the central topic on this episode.

Produced November 16th 2023 8:00pm EST / 5:00pm PST

There will be no live show Thanksgiving Day
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Studio version produced while streaming live on X Thursday November 9, 2023 at 8:00 PM EST.

This episode begins with a discussion about the meaning and importance of Veterans Day. The topics then shift to the elections of this past week, particularly in Ohio, and how the results may impact politics and the election of 2024.

You can find Billy Dees and Shamanisis on X @BillyDees @ShamanIsis
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This podcast was produced while streaming live on X November 2, 2023, at 7:00 PM EST.

This is a commentary and discussion episode with Billy Dees and ShamanIsis.

You can find both on the X platform @BillyDees and @ShamanIsis
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October 26, 2023 29 mins
“Memory Mansion: How to Glow the Fu%k Up”
By ShamanIsis


“Cindy, you asked me to warn you if anyone ever came looking for you. Now might be a good time to get lost,” starts the astonishing new self-love memoir Memory Mansion: How To Glow The Fu%k Up by philosopher and mystic ShamanIsis, who pens a powerful and inspiring story of resilience, healing, and transformation.

On this podcast episode, ShamanIsis shares ...
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Are we finally getting tired of celebrity culture?

Are the shenanigans, the preaching, and the promotional stunts finally beginning to ring hollow? These questions come after recent backlash to wealthy celebrities asking for donations and virtue signaling to sell books coming from people in seemingly dysfunctional circumstances.

Produced while streaming live on X October 19, 2023 at 7:00PM EST.
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October 13, 2023 39 mins
Produced as we were streaming live on X (Twitter) Thursday Oct 12, 2023 at 7:00pm EST Billy Dees and ShamanIsis talk about the Israel-Hamas conflict, RFK's announcement that he is running as an independent, and how the election of 2024 may be impacted by both.
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On this episode we have or next in a series of discussions with Billy Dees and Shaman Isis about current events and that of politics. There is a range of talking points on this episode including the cost of living, corporate greed, and the evolving story of the RFKjr campaign.
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Gina Ramsey, author and humorist, is known for her on- demand singing impersonations of Ethel Merman and Tommy Boy tunes. She lives in Superior, Wisconsin, with her husband Paul, a former poultry whisperer a.k.a. King of the Flock. Together, they have become gurus of finding the funny while navigating life’s ongoing crazy mishaps and blunders.

Gina is the author of, “Burnt Gloveboxes – Embracing Life When It Goes Up in Flames.”

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September 23, 2023 38 mins
This episode is a commentary podcast with Billy Dees and cohost Shaman Isis. Among the topics discussed are the F-35, AI, RFKjr, and numerous other stories in the news.

Produced September 22, 2023

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September 15, 2023 39 mins
The best way to describe this episode would simply to be a preview of the political year to come. The discussion covers many of the leading candidates as well as the political parties.

Is there a clear path or shape that the campaigns will have? At this time, probably not.

That alone is a concern.

Billy Dees and guest cohost Shaman Isis - September 13, 2023
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“The Time of Our Lives” by Deborah Fezelle

In this book, Deborah Fezelle takes the reader inside the famous Juilliard School, down the halls of the Drama Division, and into the classrooms with her classmates.

Set in New York City during the early '70s, Deborah describes life both inside and outside of Juilliard. The backdrop is the Upper West Side, the Village, and the Times Square of that era.

During this interview Deborah Feze...
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On this episode we are talking with a Recovery Community creator and advocate, Lindsay.

Lindsay shares her own recovery story in the hope that doing so will raise awareness for the problem of addiction and reduce the stigma which often prevents those who are struggling from coming forward.

Lindsay also talks about being a content creator within the recovery community and what she hopes to accomplish by being an inspiration.

You can...
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What we may refer to as an “absolute truth” is very illusive philosophically, scientifically, and in life.

However, have we lost our way in determining what an objective truth is in a practical manner?

Are “truths” that we don’t agree with increasingly becoming “fake news?” How do we know when news is news, or some version of a given truth that someone else wants us to believe?

Moreover, are we contributing to the problem?

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This episode closes out the month of July 2023 talking about All Things Media. We discuss the rebranding of Twitter into “X,” the continued hearings about UFOs, and the recent passing of Sinéad O'Connor.

Recorded live July 30. 2023.
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Growth: A Mother, Her Son, and the Brain Tumor They Survived
by Karen Debonis (Author)

Can a woman who never learned to stand up for herself find the courage to speak up for her son?

Karen is a happily married, slightly frazzled mother of two when her eight-year-old son, Matthew, develops a strange eye-rolling tic. Matthew's tics quickly multiply. He becomes clumsy and lethargic, a gifted program dropout.

Karen tries to get her ...
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Jessica Guerrieri is a mom to three fierce, young daughters and has spent the past decade as an advocate for addiction recovery. Jessica enjoys competing in Spartan Races all over California and in May of 2023 she celebrated a decade of sobriety.

Jessica has a BA in English from UC Davis with an emphasis in creative writing. Her articles have been published on Scary Mommy, Yahoo Life,, BluntMoms, Filter Free Parents, and Son...
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