Entertaining Insights (formerly Whine At 9) is the podcast that highlights life lessons, laughs, and entertainment. Join host Dr. Nancy Berk and her celebrity and expert guests as they discuss their fascinating journeys and insights. Nancy’s ability to build genuine conversations with showbiz icons has made her show a popular landing place for Oscar, Grammy, and Emmy Award winners and Rock and Roll Hall of Famers. Packed with powerful advice, simple suggestions, and a dose of humor, Entertaining Insights will help you create your most positive, fun, and productive to-do lists.
Check out and listen to recent episodes below.
Emmy-nominated comedy writer and producer Bruce Ferber (Home Improvement, Sabrina The Teenage Witch) joins Nancy to talk about expressing our creative voices, examining work roles, and his new book The Way We Work: On The Job in Hollywood. Nancy takes a humor detour to analyze yard work and seriously examines a great career lesson for everyone from the Vent Haven International Ventriloquism Convention.
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Talking Disco, Cruises, and Celebrating Our Past with Yvonne Elliman, plus Nancy’s Rock Star Dilemma – Episode 469
Disco legend Yvonne Elliman joins Nancy during the Ultimate Disco Cruise to talk about her early rise to fame after being discovered by Andrew Lloyd Weber, her hit songs (“I Don’t Know How To Love Him”, “If I Can’t Have You”), strong fan base, and connecting with our past in special ways. And Nancy shares her own rock star experience marked with a bit of comedy, along with a glimpse into her upcoming guest list.
Celebrating the 50th Anniversary Of The Apollo Moon Landing: A Buzz Aldrin Flashback, Personal Adventures, And Local Detours – Episode 468
In honor of the 50th Anniversary of the Apollo 11 moon landing, Nancy rewinds to her 2016 interview with legendary moon walking astronaut and adventurer Buzz Aldrin and later identifies one of her out of this world adventures. Plus, we’re talking detour suggestions you can add to your to-do list.
Talking Creative Connections with Author and Talk Show Host Lian Dolan and Nancy’s Humor Shortcuts Episode 467
Bestselling author and popular podcaster Lian Dolan joins Nancy to discuss the power of connections, mentoring, and supportive communities in our lives and the force behind the thriving podcast Satellite Sisters. Nancy offers up a humorous short-cut for living a wrinkled-free life and updates on a cool summer conference and upcoming appearances.
Singer-songwriter Elise Testone joins Nancy to talk about her musical journey, new album This Is Love, and professional growth and shifts beyond her American Idol 2012 experience.
Dirty Jobs star Mike Rowe and his author mom Peggy Rowe join Nancy for a special Mother’s Day episode to talk about the unique influences of family, Peggy’s New York Times bestseller and writing success, creativity, and the power of a strong work ethic. Prepare to laugh and be inspired.