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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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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 are moving away from radio at this time, and taking the show to the pod world!  In the meantime, we invite you to listen to past shows, and do send us an email so we don’t feel so lonely!

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!

 

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.

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

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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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.

FLOWERS, FLOWERS, FLOWERS!

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

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.

IN THE MIDDLE OF THE INTERSECTION

This weekend we did a story about a man helping an elderly lady across the street. What’s the big deal? The way he did it! Video below, and to the right under, Previously on TOS, listen to our segment.

Helping an elderly personal across the street happens all the time – but this time it was very unique, and super cool! Watch it here.

They Eat Water Bottles!

Last weekend we put the spotlight on Japanese scientists who made a new discovery. Listen to that segment, and Liz’s Fun facts on Spring training under, Previously On TOS.

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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.

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