Recovered Podcast

This is an unofficial Alcoholics Anonymous (AA) podcast. This 12 step recovery podcast shares our journey from a life of addiction to a happy sober life. This is the podcast where we see life through a 12 step lens.

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Dr Bob Last Talk – Recovered 1177

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Dr. Bob S., the co-founder of AA, speaking at his last major talk in Detroit, MI 1948 http://recoveredcast.com Check out this episode!

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Incurable, Progressive, and Fatal – Recovered 1174

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Many people in the world know they cannot eat certain foods—oysters or strawberries or eggs or cucumbers or sugar or something else—without getting very uncomfortable and maybe even quite sick. A person with a food allergy of this kind can go around feeling a lot of self-pity, complaining to everyone…

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Dr Bob Sr Ignatia Bill W – Recovered 1175

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Dr. Bob S. from Akron, OH, Sister Ignatia from Akron, OH and Bill W. from New York, NY – April 1947 http://recoveredcast.com Check out this episode!

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Marty M – Recovered 1173

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Marty M. –  First woman in AA – at San Francisco December 11th 1946 http://recoveredcast.com Check out this episode!

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24 Hour Plan – Recovered 1172

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In AA we try to avoid the expressions “on the wagon” and “taking the pledge.” They remind us of our failures. Although we realize that alcoholism is a permanent, irreversible condition, our experience has taught us to make no long-term promises about staying sober. We have found it more realistic—and…

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Ebby T – Recovered 1171

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Ebby T. – Bill W.’s sponsor – speaking in a hotel room in Memphis, TN – 1958 http://recoveredcast.com Check out this episode!

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First Drink – Recovered 1170

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Expressions commonly heard in A.A. are “If you don’t take that first drink, you can’t get drunk” and “One drink is too many, but twenty are not enough.” If we do not take the first drink, we never get drunk. Therefore, instead of planning never to get drunk, or trying…

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