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Nov. 10, 2020

Persistence is key; Don't let the bastards get you down.

I talk about why I change the podcast name/artwork so much lately, and how hard it really is for me to make a cool show.

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Nov. 9, 2020

Post-Election Emotions: Sympathy for The Fans, Not The Team

I meant to talk what I'm doing with the new podcast format. But, realizing I'm short on time, I try to explain how we should consider having sympathy for Trump voters.

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Oct. 24, 2020

How come there are no grumpy old chimps?

Chimpanzees stay happy until the day they die because they are not aware of the concept of death or dying. Gary and John talk about self-awareness, happiness and growing old ... and grumpy.

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July 5, 2020

Happy Freedom Day | Songs About America; Good and Bad

John talks with Nick and Gary about songs that have "America," or "USA" in the title. When one of us can't tolerate a song, the safe word is "firecracker." America God Bless The U.S.A. American Guns American Idiot American Metal …

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June 9, 2020

Destination Unknown: The Past and Future of John Emotions and Bipolar…

John talks about the future of Bipolar Style after plenty of time to consider all the things during the covid-19 pandemic and recent protests across America caused by homicidal police forces. Call 1(405) 440-3330 to leave a voicemail for the …

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April 3, 2020

Quarantine Hit Parade | Something Is In The Air

John Emotions enjoys some herbal therapy and plays a selection of songs and stories during a state lockdown due to the Covid-19 / Coronavirus fiasco. Follow John @signaljams for his new show featuring artists and performers intentionally using their...

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March 25, 2020

How are you doing? Peak Covid-19 Update from John Emotions

John Emotions checks in from the pandemic in SW Louisiana. Things are sketchy, but looking up! Not infected, but feeling the affects of the media. Looking to nature for answers.

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March 7, 2020

Narcissistic Personality Disorder

John, Jack, and Nick have a casual conversation about living with family members who have NPD (Narcissistic Personality Disorder).

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March 7, 2020

Neophobia Vs. Neophilia

John's boys come to stay with him in Louisiana; quick review of the Cajun Rodeo Championship; then an interesting conversation about neophobia vs. neophilia.

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Jan. 19, 2020

Attunement

John talks about “attunement” — what it is, what it is not, why it matters, and how we can all get more of it in our lives.

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Jan. 1, 2020

NYE 2020 Bipolar Style

John talks about the ups and downs of 2019, and refreshes the mood of the 2010's with music by LMFAO, Pharrell, CeeLo Green, twenty one pilots, Leo, and Jimmy Martin. John thanks Twitter followers, podcast listeners and lays out plans …

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Dec. 13, 2019

Crossover: A Look Inside A Manic Mind | Author Brett Stevens discusse…

First-time author, and five-star Amazon-rated storyteller Brett Stevens opens up about his personal journey toward his own “Bipolar Style” and reads from his seriously—riveting new book featuring vignettes of the various outbursts he recalls with rich...

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Oct. 7, 2019

Could Emotional Dysregulation Be Another Type Of Spectrum Disorder?

Becky, from That B-Word Podcast, is my special guest this week as she lets me bounce my theory off her that bipolar, borderline, ADHD and related impairments are all part of the same spectrum of conditions. @ThatBWord1 @BipolarStyle --- Send...

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Sept. 24, 2019

Well-Regulated: Managing Guns and The People Who Shoot Them

PART 1 Reply with a voice message 2:40 Basic rules for this discussion/debate 3:25 Well-Regulated Militia 5:30 Switzerland? 6:00 There is no freedom from regulation 7:30 There is no GORT 9:30 When the police can’t help you 11:30 Cops are …

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Sept. 15, 2019

Newbie's Guide To Bipolar Disorder; 10 Keys to Understanding Your Imp…

I was diagnosed nearly 20 years ago. Through years as a patient, a counselor, and podcast host I've seen several key themes emerge with people newly diagnosed with Bipolar Disorder. This episode outlines the 10 keys to understanding Bipolar that …

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Sept. 14, 2019

Guess who's back? John Emotions' bonus update episode; a little house…

I've been on hiatus for a few months, experiencing other parts of America and reconsidering what this podcast means to me. This bonus episode is mostly me rambling and catching you up on my life. I have to get this …

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March 13, 2019

The ethics of offering health advice to individuals as untrained, unl…

Johnny rants on the ethics of unlicensed, untrained entertainers offering advice to specific viewers and listeners, 'SWATting,' med shaming vs. clean shaming, protecting your brand, and the power of emotions in Captain Marvel. --- Send comments to...

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March 7, 2019

Bipolar Style | Intermission | Johnny talks about “Med Shaming” and s…

Johnny responds to a concerned listener and talks about the concept of “Med Shaming,” and his pithy hashtag #PharmFree ... He also shares his thoughts on accepting situations so that we can find humor in most anything. Lastly, Johnny explains …

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Jan. 1, 2019

Happy New Year 2019

Recorded December 31, 2018; John Emotions reflects on some of his major challenges and accomplishments of 2018 and previews 2019 with a surprise announcement about the future of Bipolar Style. We also talk about being a good guest and what …

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Nov. 21, 2018

I'm still alive! Time to give thanks and move on ...

John Emotions talks about killing off his ego, wrecking his own party and how things are evolving for him and the show. Be a guest on the show! http://bit.ly/BipolarGuests Buy a tshirt for Christmas http://bit.ly/Bipolar_Shirts --- Send comments to...

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Aug. 11, 2018

Bipolar Party: Bryan shares about his recent divorce and separation f…

Bryan shares about his recent divorce and separation from his kids. Bipolar Party is a peer-to-peer support group located at BipolarParty.com --- Send comments to comments@bipolarstyle.com or leave a public voicemail response (377) 944-9333

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Aug. 4, 2018

Got Bipolar Style? Welcome to the Bipolar Party!

John tries to demonstrate how a mental health peer support group works with the help of his friends at Bipolar Party. Becky ("That B-Word Show"), Bryan ("Bipolar Belief") and John share issues they've had this past week in trying to …

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July 27, 2018

Season 2 Recap: How to Become a Mental Health Advocacy Superstar ¯\_(…

John recounts the highs and lows of starting a new mental health podcast one year into the ordeal ... tries to mention the new cat three times. Reminds everyone there is no right/wrong way and everything will be different in …

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June 28, 2018

Borrowing anti-stigma tactics from the homosexual community; what wor…

Since the DSM (mental health diagnoses manual) was first published in 1968 until 1989 it listed homosexuality as a mental disorder. First, it was Sexual Orientation Disorder. Then it became Sexual Orientation Disturbance. Now, it's fully embraced in...

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