I've been working my way through the entire Sam Harris Making Sense podcast catalog. Some of it I really like - the stuff about alternate realities, consciousness (or not!), and some of the larger discussions with various guests on politics. But I hate it when he gets bogged down in discussions to prove points about various religions. Overall though I am learning a lot about stuff I normally wouldn't seek data about.
Been off music for most of the pandemic, been listening to audiobooks and podcasts, I guess because the sound of the human voice kept me company here.
Will give that guy a listen also!by Massimo Pigliucci Groucho Marx, one of my favorite comedians of all time, famously wrote a telegram to a Hollywood club he had joined, that said: “Please accept my resignation. I don’t want to b…scientiasalon.wordpress.com
Massimo P has i think, the best written critique of Harris, who is a bit of a dilettante.
Since this is the "listening" thread you can catch Massimo in old Rationally Speaking podcasts here:
Julia Galef was his partner on the podcast, she kept it up without him for some number of years so he was only on the first 3-5 years of the show:Will give that guy a listen also!
Eastside Edits 001, baby!!!
Been looking forward to this drop for ages. Who starts a record label in the middle of a pandemic? East of Brimley and Baller, that’s who. Lol!!!!!
Absolute FIRE. Still waiting on my pre-ordered donut but I can’t get enough of these jams. Can’t wait to hear them on a proper system.
Support your local record label and record store!!!!!! Play De has it.