For What It's Worth
By Adam Padzik
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Life is filled with interesting people. Their hobbies and opinions open up whole worlds for us to explore. On FWIW we step into some of these worlds...
||ExplicitDonald Trump, Marketer ~ FWIW Episode 28||Love him or hate him, Donald Trump succeeded in his goal of becoming president of the United States and he did it in a way ...||12/30/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitDevil’s Advocate (Part 1): Genesis ~ FWIW Episode 27||Genesis, the first book of the Bible, presents us with some very challenging teachings and accounts. What are we to make of them? Do we ...||12/15/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitThe Money Fight Preview ~ FWIW Episode 26||I’ve experienced the build ups to several high profile boxing matches including the 2015 clash between Floyd Mayweather and Manny Pacquaio. However, I’ve never seen ...||8/14/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitHuge Sleeping Giant ~ FWIW Episode 25||Soccer in North America is starting to pick up in popularity driven by things like the accessibility of digital media and a 20 year old ...||6/15/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitThe Game ~ FWIW Episode 24||Whether it’s a spouse you seek or a vampire-themed 3-some one night stand, there’s an app for that! To discuss the online dating scene I'm joined ...||5/30/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitThe Future is Now ~ FWIW Episode 23||Technology is changing the way brands market to us, how companies hire, how our data is captured, and what we think about privacy. On this ...||3/29/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitOn Being a Single Mom ~ FWIW Episode 22||When we’re young, we often imagine what our lives will look like when we’re older…I’m sure few of us picture the challenges that life has ...||3/26/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitThe Alt-Right Is Real ~ FWIW Episode 21||When the opportunity came up to have the discussion you’re about to hear about the Alt Right, I was excited because I anticipated my ideas ...||3/4/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitNo Easy Answers ~ FWIW Episode 20||Events around the world continue to bring Islam and its adherents into the spotlight while average non-Muslim Westerners struggle with how to make sense of ...||12/29/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitCompletely Magic ~ FWIW Episode 19||What do you know about puppetry? What inspires someone to devote their talents to this ancient art and what is its place in our modern ...||12/16/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitFeminism LOL ~ FWIW Episode 18||Diana Davison is a media critic and civil rights advocate focused on feminism and gender issues. She runs a YouTube channel called ‘Feminism LOL’ as ...||12/4/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitAbortions for All! What the Hell’s Happening in Poland? ~ FWIW Episode 17||According to the media in the West, since being elected in October 2015, the ruling ‘Law and Justice’ party has curtailed democratic freedoms, run the ...||10/17/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitNerd Culture: The World of Comic Books & The Upcoming Release of ‘Terminarch’ ~ FWIW Episode 16||The comic book industry continues to thrive and attract new readers, flying in the face of some opinions that new and digital forms of entertainment ...||6/7/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitGreen Propaganda: The Ins & Outs of the Forest Industry ~ FWIW Episode 15||It’s May 9th, 2016 and while it’s slowing down, the wildfire around Fort McMurray in Alberta, Canada continues to burn. By now, the entire world ...||5/11/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitLayman Watching: On the Ghomeshi Trial, Sexual Assault, and Lawyering ~ FWIW Episode 14||Michelle O’Doherty, a criminal defense lawyer at Bayne Sellar Boxall in Ottawa, joins me to discuss the recently concluded sexual assault trial of Jian Ghomeshi; Canada’s ...||4/22/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitFully Grounded: The Journey and Thoughts of a Gay Catholic ~ FWIW Episode 13||To many, "gay" and "Catholic" seem like contradictory terms...after all, The Church's rules for homosexuals are quite different and more stringent than those for heterosexuals. ...||3/23/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitA Pirate’s Tale: Surviving the World’s Biggest Heavy Metal Cruise ~ FWIW Episode 12||CORRECTION: I erroneously referred to the cruise as "7,000 Tons of Metal" in the episode. It's actually 10 times better than that: 70,000 Tons of ...||3/14/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitLike, Share, Subscribe: The Sociology of YouTube as an Entertainment Hub ~ FWIW Episode 11||In its 10 years of existence, YouTube has grown to become much more than the world's biggest online video platform: It is now the number one source ...||2/22/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitThe Big Party: A Wedding Blogger’s Take ~ FWIW Episode 10||There's something about weddings... In the multicultural society that we inhabit here in North America they are one of the few life events along with ...||2/4/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitHeadbanging: A Doctor & Fan on Concussions in Pro Football ~ FWIW Episode 9||It would appear American Football has a problem...and it's playing out in the public domain. Medical research is starting to suggest that concussions suffered as a result ...||1/20/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitFast Food Market: Hip Hop & Its Intricacies ~ FWIW Episode 8||Growing up in the 90s and 2000s it was quite common for kids of all backgrounds to listen to rap or hip-hop, some taking to the ...||12/18/2015||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitNever in ‘Cruise’: On Recruiting, Flying, and DJ’ing ~ FWIW Episode 7||Sebastian Pavlovec might as well be the most interesting man in the world...between the various jobs he's held, his passion for flying, and part time ...||12/8/2015||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitNorth American by birth, European by Choice ~ FWIW Episode 6||What is it like to be an expat? What's the hardest part? How does European culture compare to North America's? Maybe you've considered it...moving to ...||12/2/2015||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitJust One Schmuck in Florida ~ FWIW Episode 5||I'm joined by Ivan Peña; father of twin 5 year old girls, musician, marketer, and avid podcast listener. We sit back, and in a spirit ...||11/13/2015||Free||View in iTunes|
||Explicit3 Canadian Voters Walk Into a Bar ~ FWIW Episode 4||Far from a joke, I convene a panel of 3 millennial Canadians all voting for different parties in the October 19th, 2015 federal election. The ...||10/15/2015||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitAlternate Lifestyle: Spitballing with a Believer in Parallel Universes ~ FWIW Episode 3||Stone cold sober, I converse with a friend who subscribes to the theory(ies) of a multiverse...every choice we make resulting a new branch of an ...||10/9/2015||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitWas Jesus a Communist & Other Geopolitical Musings ~ FWIW Episode 2||As Pope Francis wraps up his historic visit to the United States and the migrant crisis continues in Europe, I pick the brain of my ...||9/28/2015||Free||View in iTunes|
||Explicit5 Beer Brunch: A Convo with a TIFF Superfan ~ FWIW Episode 1||As the 40th edition of the Toronto International Film Festival begins, I'm joined by Petula, a devoted attendee to hear stories from years past, learn ...||9/11/2015||Free||View in iTunes|
I'm happy to be leaving the first review in the iTunes Canada section! Loved the episode on the Canadian elections. As a new immigrant in Canada, i obtained a lot of insights and unadulterated info about the Canadian elections from the perspective of a Canadian citizen. Great stuff!
A nice selection of topics
It’s great to be able to listen to a podcast that deals with a variety of subject matter and not just politics or sports! Highly recommended.
For What It’s Worth…This is a great podcast channel!
Great conversational tone and lot’s of topics to appeal to everyone. Great guests and great “on the way home for work” listen for sure!