Moving sucks - Plato's Cave - Human Race Classifications? - Game of Thrones Updates - ADHD and Adderall Related PostsPre-Show 5-9-13Tags: game, thrones, pre-show, a/vPre-Show 7-26-12Tags: pre-show, a/vPre-Show 5-31-12Tags: pre-show, a/vPre-Show 9-13-12Tags: pre-show, a/vPre-Show 8-2-12Tags: pre-show, a/vRead More »
School Sucks Across America
Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadOr at least the story of how I tried... Topics: -How would mental illness be addressed in a voluntary society? -How is it being addressed today? -Condominium collectivism and authoritarianism -SSRIs and depression -positive social media campaigns -FBI terror setups This is an edited version the 4-4-13 live show. School Sucks is live on UStream Thursdays at 6:30pm EST. Co-Hosts: Cory Look Closer: The Appeal To Authority (Defined) http://yourlogicalfallacyis.com/appeal-to-authority ...Read More »
Bitcoin talk - Esperanto vs. Klingon - Marc Maron - Errol Flynn, MGM and other movie trivia - TED Talk: Why You Should Love Government - the future of Game of Thrones - a review of Star Trek: Into Darkness - Lil' Dicky Related PostsAfter School Sucks Special (mp3) 5-23-13Tags: talk, trivia, ted, love, movie, government, flynn, mgm, errol, futurePre-Show 5-9-13Tags: game, thrones, a/vAfter School Sucks Special 8-2-13Tags: sucks, special, school, a/vAfter School Sucks Special ...Read More »
Appetizers - IRS - Kokesh updates - JFK admired the Nazis? - Caligula vs. Joffrey Baratheon - What's Bad Quaker all about? I want to collaborate Related PostsPre-Show 7-26-12Tags: pre-show, a/vPre-Show 9-13-12Tags: pre-show, a/vPre-Show 5-31-12Tags: pre-show, a/vPre-Show 8-2-12Tags: pre-show, a/vPre-Show 8-9-12Tags: pre-show, a/vRead More »
Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSixty minutes of additional discussion from podcast #219 (Live Show): Reaching Out To A Mentally Ill Childhood Friend With Cory, recorded 4-4-13 Related PostsPre-Show 9-13-12Tags: a/vHacky Sack 8-24-13Tags: a/vPre-Show 7-26-12Tags: a/vPre-Show 5-31-12Tags: a/vPre-Show 1-12-13Tags: minutes, a/vRead More »
Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadMy conversation with Jeff Bliss, the Duncanville High School sophomore who spoke out against the spirit-crushing and mind-numbing monotony of public schooling. Covered: -Jeff Bliss imposters? -The history and agenda of public school -John Dewey -Ron Paul and media manipulation -John Taylor Gatto -the proper Alex Jones dosage -collectivism and using "we" -the futility of reform -the GED and college Bumper Music: Geto Boys, "G Code (Instrumental)" Look Closer: ...Read More »
Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadA long-awaited and frequently-requested discussion with Dan Carlin, the host of the Common Sense and Hardcore History podcasts. Dan was one of the first podcasters I ever listened to on a regular basis. Some of what we discussed: -What happened to the media? -Narrow-casting -Dan's transition from radio to podcasting, how did that happen? -The process for producing Hardcore History -Is history shaped more by philosophy/prevailing ideologies or by ...Read More »
Brett is accused by a listener of being in the CIA - celebrities who stand up and speak out - Bill Maher calls the USA a police state - Kerry GoldRead More »
(A/V Club) Cory and I discuss the recent (and very questionable) arrests of two teens, and take some thoughts from the chat. Related PostsAfter School Sucks Special 4-18-13Tags: chat, terrorism, a/vRead More »
There's a lot here that didn't make it into the podcast. Recorded live 5-9-13. The one-year anniversary of the School Sucks Live Show Topic: This live show was recorded immediately after my 90-minute discussion with Dan Carlin (coming soon), and the gears of my brain were really turning in different ways. I wanted to discuss methods and theories for examining and interpreting history. Often history is a story told through the "Great" Man Theory, opposed ...Read More »
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Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadBrett and Jeff share two different approaches to confronting and recovering from depression and addiction. Plus travel tips! Learn more about School Sucks Across America A Weekend With Thaddeus Russell Anarchapulco Anarchast Please Support "School Sucks Across America" Our Amazon Wish List Donate With Bitcoin Or Join the A/V Club Support Us On Patreon Shop With Us At Amazon Your continued support keeps the show going and growing, which ...Read More »
Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadNathan Fraser and Drew Sample join me to revisit a past topic - how the internet is connecting and dividing us - since new problems and opportunities are presenting themselves on a weekly basis. We focus a large portion of our discussion of the echo chamber effect that exacerbates division in society. How susceptible are we? And what can we do to avoid this problem? But first...both Drew and ...Read More »
Podcast: Play in new window | Download(Above the Snowflakes Part 4) Our investigation continues... This series aimed to examine the philosophical roots of the current intensifying social justice movement, and how messages from academia have spilled out into popular culture and consciousness. Today, Jay Dyer joins me to argue that the phenomenon actually has darker origins. Jay is the author of Esoteric Hollywood: Sex, Cults and Symbols in Film and host of Jay's Analysis Podcast. ...Read More »
Podcast: Play in new window | Download(FreeCoast Fest - Day 2 - Dover, NH) Diane Murphy taught in public schools for 30 years before she retired early to build BigFish, an innovative self-directed learning community in Dover, NH. I had the pleasure of speaking with Diane at the FreeCoast Festival and of hearing her presentation on BigFish. We sat down to discuss her past experience, current efforts and passion for self-directed learning and integrating teens ...Read More »