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The Optimistic Spin, with Mike & Liz!  A fun and inspiring radio talk show giving you a break from the negative news of the day by putting the spotlight on unsung heroes. It’s stories about people making a difference; people who inspire us, and, will inspire you too! more

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FLOWERS EVERYWHERE!

Last night we did our first show on our new affiliate, AM1220, Salem Willamette valley, in Oregon!
Thanks for having us!

On our show, we put the spotlight on Larsen Jay – what a great idea! Listen to our show segments to the right under, Previously On TOS.

A NEW AFFILIATE

Announcement time……Liz Boyle and I are excited to announce a new affiliate for our radio show, The Optimistic Spin! 1220 AM, Salem Oregon. We’ll be on every Monday night at 11. And, we’d love for you to give us a shout out on our FACEBOOK page and also follow us on Twitter …. would ya??

FINDING MONEY

Johnny found a envelope with lots of cash. Liz and I shared this heartwarming story, and what has transpired since. Listen to the left under, Previously on TOS.

WHO’S MOWING MY LAWN?

What’s an EMT doing mowing someone’s lawn? A story this weekend about an 87 year old man who who passed out on the front lawn! Listen to the segment on the left under, Previously On TOS.

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HOW ABOUT A SNACK?

From this weekend’s show, we put the spotlight on Kind Snacks – have you heard what they’ve been doing for years? Check out their website Kind Snacks  #kindawesome  Listen to our segment to the right under, Previously on TOS.

NASHVILLE APPLE STORE EMPLOYEE GOES VIRAL

His name is Andrew, he’s 23, and he gets it! He did something really good.  And, as LynnMarie said, “I think people are just ready to hear something good.” Listen to the story on our segment from 3/12 under, Previously on TOS.

3 WAITRESSES GET $5,000 – EACH!

It happened in Caledonia – a small town in Illinois. A day they’ll never forget!  Listen to the audio clip from our show under, Previously On TOS.

TOS IS EVOLVING!

The Optimistic Spin continues to evolve!

Behind the scenes, work is underway for a new look, and….

The Optimistic Spin Podcast is coming!!

We will soon be taking the show to the pod world!

Meanwhile, as preparations for the podcast continue, we’re working on a face lift for this site, our FB and Twitter as well.  Oh, and by the way, once we launch the podcast, we’re also launching something very, very exciting for podcasters!

Details coming soon to the world wide web near you!

 

MEMORIAL DAY 2016

Liz & I are off this weekend.
We are truly grateful for all those who paid the ultimate sacrifice so we can have the freedoms we enjoy here is the USA.
Below is a very moving video.

We Will Not Forget

IT’S MY BIRTHDAY!

On our show this weekend, in honor of my birthday, a great story about a pediatrician and the life he saved over 30 years ago. Listen to our segment under Previously On TOS.

Married 83 Years!

 

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This weekend we did a show about John and Ann.  They’ve been married for 83 years!  Wow!

Listen our segment to the right under, Previously On TOS. The video below is from 2 years ago.

Previously on TOS – Highlights