Ep 70 // Starheal Astrology / ‘Night Comes On’

Premiere DateAug 10, 2018
00:00 Intro
01:15 START /// Matt Ruby interviews Starheal Astrology’s Amy Tripp
01:35 Getting started in astrology
03:30 Personal touch / consultations + readings / relationships / signostry
06:18 Shock or validation?
07:30 Destiny vs. autonomy
08:57 Horoscopes
09:46 Women vs. Men
10:30 Skepticism
11:28 What converted Amy to believing in Astrology?
12:11 Transits
13:13 Mercury in retrograde and bad decisions
15:13 Astrology and psychology/counseling
17:41 Twitter approach
18:39 Legitimacy of horoscopes and generalizations / sun signs + moon signs + rising signs
20:44 Astrology and religion, spirituality, etc. / soul families + soul contracts
23:45 Family reaction to her belief in astrology / astrology enhancing religious views
24:51 What do people miss about astrology? / cusps
26:21 Matt’s reading
29:22 Resources for learning more / plugs /// END
30:14 1st Person: Amani // Being A Woman In Sports
35:05 Movie Review: Charles Hinshaw on ‘Night Comes On’
37:13 Movie Review: J. McVay on ‘Night Comes On’
38:17 Movie Chat: Charles Hinshaw + J. McVay (spoiler alert)
58:54 John Knefel // Republicans Against Secure Elections
60:51 "Bitdrone" (BTR Live Studio, 2018) Spouse
65:33 Outro / Credits
66:23 Finish.

This week, we’ll hear a conversation between contributor Matt Ruby and guest, Amy Tripp, who’s built a practice offering astrology consultations via her website and Twitter platform known as Starheal Astrology.

Later in the episode, Charles Hinshaw and J. McVay discuss the recently released movie, Night Comes On, directed by Jordana Spiro and starring Dominique Fishback and Tatum Marilyn Hall.

We’ll hear a 1st person story from Amani, who told us about her experiences as a woman in sports.

We’ll also hear from Radio Dispatch’s John Knefel with his take on how the Republican Party has set itself up against secure and fair elections.

And we’ll take an exclusive early listen to a performance by New England rock band Spouse from their upcoming BTR Live Studio session.

Music composed by and show edited by Hansdale Hsu.

Host J. McVay
J grew up down in Louisiana and Texas before moving to NYC for college. After college, he decided to stick around, working in film and television production for well over a decade. He came to BTR in 2011 when he…
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