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Dave’s knee surgery adventure isn’t going as smoothly as he had planned. Mostly because it turns out that Insurance Companies are servants of the Devil.
Dave talks with David Forsyth, the author of several books, including The Sovereign Spirit Saga, a Zombie apocalypse story, The Sedulity Saga, about a Cruise Ship caught at sea during an asteroid impact, and The Florida Files, including Retribution and the brand new “Submerged In The World of Wool,” which is set in the famed “World of Wool.” You can get the all of the books on Amazon. It is a look at not just some great stories, but how the world of independent publishing has changed the landscape for authors around the world.
Mayor Anthony Silva has had an epiphany. It’s almost as if he’s been listening to what Dave has been saying about homelessness for the last 25 years.
Moody’s has given the Modesto Water Enterprise Fund a “negative outlook” rating. Why? Because Modestoons are saving too much water and it’s costing the City money. Oddly enough, under general accounting rules, enterprise funds can be subsidized from the City’s General Fund if need be. Even stranger, Der Mayor is pushing hard for a “public safety” tax, which will not go to public safety but to the General Fund. How weird is that?
About FTB1(SS)Plausibly Live is the Official Podcast of The Dave Bowman Show. From 2007 to 2015, Dave was the host of KFIV’s “Afternoons Live” (Later “The Dave Bowman Show”) and the Central Valley’s go-to man for insightful and entertaining analysis of the day's news and events. In 2015, Dave left radio to raise his son and helped to launch the Podcast 99 network (www.podcast99.org), which features voices and topics from all around the area, the nation, and the world, on a variety of subjects. Re-launching his own show as a podcast, Dave continues his look at the world around him, now without the constraints of terrestrial radio, but still with his eclectic mix of history and common sense. The primary feature element of Plausibly Live is Constitution Thursday, which since 2010 has been a weekly look at the history and impact of the US Constitution. Dave is a US Navy Submariner, a radio talk show host, father, baseball fan, avid reader and a frustrated writer. He has a passion for books, theology, submarines, coffee, tequila, 1970’s music (especially funk!) and is a ToTaL Star Trek geek. Dave being promoted to FTB2(SS) in 1986. Dave being promoted to FTB2(SS) in 1986. He was born in Oklahoma, grew up in Colorado, graduated from Ogden High School (Class of ’81) in Ogden, UT, served for eleven years in the US Navy Submarine fleet, was a Naval Instructor and as a Ballistic Missile Fire Control Technician, he achieved the rank of FTB1(SS) through sorcery and favoritism, but would have been happy staying an FTB2(SS) for life. He was trained as a targeting specialist and Battle Stations Missile Fire Control Supervisor aboard USS Michigan SSBN-727(G) and was trained on two Fire Control Systems, the Mk 98 Mod 0 TRIDENT and the Mk 88 Mod 1 POSEIDON. Later he served as a part of the Fleet Combat Training Center Dam Neck Auxiliary Security Force, which sounds impressive but was really just bait for Seal Team 6 and any Iraqi terrorists who happened to land on the beach in Virginia. He later attended Seminary in Atlanta, GA, then served as a pastor for five years before realizing the massive error of his ways. He then worked in non-Profit management until 2006 when he was hired to do sports for a local talk radio show, eventually moving into the host position in September of 2007. In the fall of 2008, after years of questioning and study, Dave completed the process of conversion to Judaism. In 2009 Dave married Cami, and in 2010 they were blessed with their son, Benjamin, to go along with four daughters, one son-in-law and three grandchildren. In the summer of 2017, Dave and Cami relocated “back home” to Silverdale, WA, where Dave had been stationed when they first met in 1985. From September 2007 to January 2015 Dave was heard each weekday from 3pm to 6pm (Pacific) on Power Talk 1360AM & 1280 in Modesto & Stockton, CA. Today, you can hear his Podcast Show, Plausibly Live, on The Dave Bowman Show website or on The Podcast 99 Network Page.
Posted on July 29, 2015, in News & Notes and tagged Author, David P Forsyth, Homelessness, Independent Publishing, Knee Surgery, Mayor Anthony Silva, Measure G, Modesto Water Enterprise Fund, Stockton, The Florida Files. Bookmark the permalink. Leave a comment.