#SmellEm If You Got ’Em! All-Access At ESPYS And After Party

Jonathan Ogden Used My Head As AN Elbow Rest

In the first 15 minutes at the official after party of the 2016 ESPYS, I shook Richard Sherman’s hand, met former Lakers’ player/coach Byron Scott and told him he got a raw deal after his recent firing, and got a selfie with former Detroit Pistons “Bad Boy” John Salley. “The Spider’s” body was MADE for selfies: … Read more

John Paul DeJoria Built A Billion-Dollar Empire On $350 From His Mom

John Paul DeJoria Interview - John Paul DeJoria Is The Ultimate Entrepreneur

John Paul DeJoria Interview - John Paul DeJoria Is The Ultimate Entrepreneur

“Self-made man.” A seductive moniker that’s generally used to assert some level of mastery of the physical, of one’s destiny.

And whenever seduction is present, temptation is inherent. The temptation to apply the term liberally, when it isn’t appropriate. Because, who’s to know?

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SUCCESS: What I Learned From Ludacris, Mike Trout, Terrell Owens, and Curtis Stone

Paul Eide: What I Learned From Ludacris, Mike Trout, Terrell Owens, and Curtis Stone

In the past eight weeks I’ve interviewed 10 people at the top of their game: Rapper/actor Ludacris, baseball MVP Mike Trout, retired NFL great Terrell Owens, celebrity chef Curtis Stone, race car driver/TV host Andrew Comrie-Picard, Clueless/Scrubs actor Donald Faison, Sports Illustrated swimsuit model Samantha Hoopes, anti-consumer artist Hal Hefner, NASCAR analyst Kyle Petty, and former NBA all-star and current NBA TV/CBS Sports analyst Steve Smith.

There was one question I asked each person: “What was the key to your success?”

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Ludacris On Confidence – “It’s About Being In Touch With Your Higher Self”

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Ludacris is the personification of confidence. And at this point in his career, he’s earned every drop.

As a rapper, he’s sold over 24 million albums worldwide and won both Billboard Music Awards and Grammy Awards. As an actor, he’s won a Screen Actors Guild Award and a Critic’s Choice Movie Award.

With success comes confidence. But how do you develop confidence in the first place? And how do you avoid arrogance after experiencing success?

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Old Spice Guys Terry Crews & Isaiah Mustafa On Fear of “Smellmitment”

I spoke to Terry Crews and Isaiah Mustafa about getting over fears of smellmitment, picking up hot babes, and their journey to becoming “Old Spice Guy.” This week, for the first time ever, Old Spice ​Guy​s ​Terry Crews​ and Isaiah Mustafa joined forces at the Redbury Hotel in Hollywood to celebrate their popular “Make A Smellmitment” … Read more

Dating And Sex Tips From Playboy’s April Rose

What’s better than date w @Playboy‘s @tweetAprilRose? Tips on foreplay for @AskMen! https://t.co/PRszj7MmLK #ARfiles pic.twitter.com/NzZsaILWmU — Paul Eide (@EidePaul) October 23, 2015 “I find guys fascinating. I learn more about your kind every day,” said April Rose, over a huge piece of steak accompanied by an equally outlandishly sized baked potato — both of which … Read more

Rick Allen On How He Became NBC’s Voice And Face Of NASCAR

Rick Allen of NBC photobombing me and Jeff Burton.
Here’s that one time Rick Allen photobombed a perfectly good photo of me and Jeff Burton.

“The first event I ever announced was a women’s gymnastics meet at the University of Nebraska in Lincoln,” said Rick Allen, lead announcer for NASCAR on NBC. “The guy who was supposed to do it didn’t show up. And I just happened to be hanging around, so I did it.”

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