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Really Famous with Kara Mayer Robinson

Mar 15, 2022

Mike Rowe, host of Dirty JobsDeadliest Catch narrator, prolific spokesperson, creator of the mikeroweWORKS foundation, author of The Way I Heard It, and soooo much more, joins me and goes with my therapy-like approach to interviews. It's fabulous.

We talk:

  • Artificially inseminating a turkey
  • Behind the scenes of Dirty Jobs
  • How he got his start on-air at QVC
  • Getting fired
  • The secret to Dirty Jobs
  • His  6 million Facebook fans
  • Politics
  • discovery+
  • Regrets – or not
  • His choice not to have kids
  • His career path
  • Being a “hobo”
  • His favorite novels
  • The work ethic his foundation, mikeroweWORKS, is based on
  • Politics + if he's going to run in a future election
  • His intimate relationships
  • His parents, their marriage, and a clear message he sent Mike and his brothers
  • Parenting today
  • Stuttering
  • Being a shy kid
  • Innovation vs. imitation
  • Efficiency vs. effectiveness
  • Following your passion
  • Whether or not people change
  • And soooo much more!

This was taped in 2021.


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