About The John Riley Project
A Podcast Exploring Big Ideas
John Riley interviews politicians, community leaders, athletes, coaches, authors and influencers covering a wide range of topics including free market economics, entrepreneurism, politics, leadership, current events, sports and self-improvement.
Your life belongs to you. What greater wealth is there than to own your life and spend it on growing? We discuss decisions you make to live a flourishing life.
In order to live a life of self ownership, we need the liberty to make choices that are in our own rational self interest. We explore political topics and current events through the lens of liberty.
Pursuit of Happiness
Are you doing what you love? Are you living your life according to your own values? We discuss topics and interview guests about giving their life meaning and joy.
Latest Podcast Episodes
Here’s what’s going on in and around San Diego County. Here’s what John Riley thinks on Friday, Dec 2nd. Dateline: San Diego: Is the $160B San Diego Commuter Rail worth it? East County: Sheriff tipping off Cannabis Raids Imperial Beach: Housing is #1 issue, senior...
Merge 56 is one of many hot topics in and around San Diego County. Here’s what John Riley thinks on Wednesday, Nov 30th. San Diego News Headlines: Rancho Penasquitos: Merge 56 Expansion (Camino del Sur and Hwy 56) – the locals are angry with the changes to build...
They are still counting the votes at the San Diego County Registrar of Voters, but the results are becoming very clear in all but a few races. It's time for local election analysis! We discuss, analyze, and comment on: The races for Poway Mayor and Poway City Council...
We discuss living your life on your own terms, having the political freedom to make your own choices, and a variety of topics that give life meaning and joy.
Latest Blog Articles
While mass media tend to call any increase in prices “inflation” the definition of inflation is simply “the decline of purchasing power of a given currency over time.”(1) Economist Milton Friedman explained: “Inflation is always and everywhere a monetary phenomenon,...
Lessons with money. When I was young, I was terrible with money. I never had enough. I always owed somebody something. I didn’t save. As soon as I earned money, I spent it right away. Oh, if I knew then what I know now…. You can avoid the mistakes I have made. I never...
The impossible has happened. The University of California, San Diego, now competes athletically at the highest level in college sports: Division 1. UCSD now pursues the highest form of human goal achievement in the laboratory, in the classroom, and now on the athletic...
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