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THEME: Problem solving; flexible thinking. Bali, dad and Lea are shopping at the grocery store when dad tries to fix the wonky wheel on their shopping cart. As he does, Bali tries to sooth an upset Lea who wants a lollipop. Unfortunately, the lollipop 'robot' is malfunctioning. In his dream, Bali finds himself in the midst of a large, but broken down, candy making machine. But doing the same as his dad, Bali and Kikou are able to fix the machine.
Host Bokara Legendre hosts a memorable lunch with internationally- renowned comparative religion scholar Huston Smith, along with spiritual teacher Ram Dass, (formerly Dr. Richard Alpert, who along with Tim Leary was fired from a tenured position at Harvard following experiments with LSD). Here together, the scholar and the guru share their thoughts on consciousness, mortality, love, grace, faith and hope.
Everything's Cool is a documentary that examines the divide between scientists and the general populace on the topic of global warming. Director Dan Gold said of the motivation for the film that "I'm optimistic that finally the message that this is real, that human beings are the cause of the most recent warming trend, and that it's an important issue, that message is actually reaching America. On the other hand ... if that message was fully understood, we would be moving a lot faster to slow this down and to reverse this course."
"Gay conversion therapy" will soon be made illegal for minors in California. We look at some who still say it works, and some who say it doesn't.
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