Surround yourself with death and suffering. It puts things in perspective. Also: Bad Art Friend, the new Chappelle, Alan Watts, NBA vaccines, and more.
What’s my secret to managing anxiety? Surround yourself with death and suffering. It puts things in perspective. Also: Bad Art Friend, the new Chappell…
Why Facebook’s outage had me on the edge, Dave Chappelle and the "reckless" duty of comedians, tips on asking for more money, and how pro wrestling exp…
How the language of trauma cracked the code of the attention economy and turned mental health the new luxury item. Also: Malcolm Gladwell, Roger McName…
An examination of the zen approach Norm Macdonald brought to his comedy and life. Also: Fad diets, Hemingway, psychological richness, the BS of mission…
🎶 Lots of fun music facts and the only algorithm that truly gets me. 💬 Also: Naval, Sivers, Butcher, & Yom Kippur vs. cancel culture.
🎶 Music edition! Interesting tidbits about the Beatles, Prince, Bowie, Iggy, Nina Simone, Sam Cooke, Aretha, Eno, Rubin, & Bourdain. 💬 Quoted: Naval,…
Anti-vaxx stuff is just the latest example. So many issues plaguing society are caused by our insatiable craving for dopamine and technology’s boundles…
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