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That Sober Guy Podcast

My name is Shane Ramer. As long as I was high I didn't have to feel. Drugs took the pain away, and to be honest, I liked being high. I thought I was cool. I even had a nickname, 'Cocaine Shane'. I'm a regular dude from the suburbs in Northern California. After 17 years of struggling with drugs and alcohol, for the first time in my life I took a stand for something. I didn't care what anyone would say. I didn't care what anyone would think. I went to rehab and got sober September 11th, 2013. Now I talk to people about addiction, alcoholism, recovery, and more. If I can do it, you can do it too. Check us out at

May 10, 2019

Chris Bell is an American director, producer and writer, known for his documentaries Bigger, Stronger, Faster, Trophy Kids, Prescription Thugs, and his latest film Leaf of Faith, which explores Kratom, a botanical supplement that has been proposed as an alternative to today's opioid painkillers. Chris himself battled alcoholism and addiction for many years, but has been sober since 2014.

Chris lost his older brother Mike to a prescription pill addiction which helped motivate him to become an advocate for alternative ways to treat chronic pain, as well as kick opiates and other prescription pills. Chris has his own podcast, Better Stronger Faster, and has been featured on many top podcasts including Joe Rogan, Swole Patrol with Dr. Drew and Mike Catherwood, Lance Armstrong's The Forward, The Fighter & The Kid, Bulletproof Radio, and many more.


Bigger Stronger Faster

Prescription Thugs

Leaf of Faith


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