Entertaining Insights

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.

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Karamo Talks Self-Esteem, Self-Reflection, Health, Headaches, and The Power of ‘Queer Eye,’ Plus New Year’s Resolutions and Goal Setting with Mary Lou Quinlan – Episode 531

Karamo joins Nancy to discuss the importance of self-focus and self-care, how being one of the hosts of Netflix’s ‘Queer Eye’ has allowed him to help others and better understand himself, and why he has…

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Vicki Lawrence Talks ‘The Carol Burnett Show,’ Thelma Harper, ‘Mama’s Family,’ and New Projects, Plus Air Fryers and Kitchen Gadget Comedy – Episode 530

Emmy Award-winning actress and comedian Vicki Lawrence joins Nancy to discuss her journey from high school to ‘The Carol Burnett Show’ and beyond, the popularity of her character Thelma Harper, Bob Mackie wardrobe moments, and working with comedy legends. Plus, Vicki and Nancy talk about…

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Darci Lynne and Misty Farmer Talk Family, Christmas, and Working From Home, Plus Producer and Coach Gary Owen – Episode 529

America’s Got Talent winner Darci Lynne and her mother Misty Farmer join Nancy to talk about the power of family, Christmas, Darci’s career journey, music in their family, extreme togetherness, and filming ‘The Spin with Darci Lynne’ and Nickelodeon’s ‘Unfiltered’ from home during the pandemic. In the second segment, ventriloquist, coach and entertainment producer Gary Owen shares creative gift ideas…

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Kelli O’Hara Talks Broadway, Holiday Traditions, and ‘Christmas with the Tabernacle Choir,’ Plus Livestream Holiday Concerts – Episode 528

Tony Award winner Kelli O’Hara joins Nancy to discuss her career journey, Broadway, creative decision-making, Christmas traditions, and the upcoming special ‘Christmas with The Tabernacle Choir featuring Kelli O’Hara and Richard Thomas.’ Plus, Nancy shares some livestream holiday entertainment ideas and…

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Noel Paul Stookey Talks Folk Music, Peter, Paul, and Mary and The Power of Music to Create Change, Plus Music to Life’s Elizabeth Sunde – Episode 527

Folk legend and Grammy winner Noel Paul Stookey joins Nancy to discuss the power of music to create social awareness and change, his journey as one-third of the beloved ’60s folk music trio Peter, Paul, and Mary and their hits that quickly became empowering songs during the difficult times of that decade. Plus, Elizabeth Stookey Sunde talks with Nancy about co-founding the non-profit Music to Life and the new album ‘Hope Rises.’

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Richard Thomas Talks ‘The Waltons,’ ‘The Americans’ and ‘Christmas with The Tabernacle Choir,’ Plus Holiday Tips – Episode 526

Emmy Award-winning television, film and stage actor Richard Thomas joins Nancy to discuss acting and career balance, his creative journey from his role as the beloved John-Boy Walton on ‘The Waltons’ to more recent roles in hit series like ‘The Americans’ and ‘Billions’, and the upcoming holiday special ‘Christmas with…

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