Recommended Viewing

The Daily Show with Jon Stewart Band of Blockers — The Daily Show 

sotuStewart’s brilliant coverage of the forgettable SOTU and the memorably insane reactions from the Right. What a mess! To me, even at the historically low levels, current approval ratings for Congress/Government seem blindly optimistic and kind.

Bill Maher On State of the Union – The Tonight Show with Jay Leno

maherApparently, Bill Maher’s big problem with SOTU was that POTUS missed a high-profile opportunity to endorse the legalization of cannabis. In my view, the substance and spirit of SOTU 2014 lacked something far more significant: spine, relevance, meaning. The pageantry simply served to render this occasion eerily comparable to the violin quartet on the sinking Titanic.

How Your Brain Can Turn Anxiety into Calmness — University of California Television (UCTV)

serenityPhysician, author, speaker, researcher, and consultant Martin L. Rossman, MD, discusses how to use the power of the healing mind to reduce stress and anxiety, relieve pain, change lifestyle habits, etc.