Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadUnplugged Mom and the trivium - careful with petitions - terror teens update - teen sex - 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 5-23-13Tags: talk, game, thrones, ...Read More »
School Sucks Across America
A/V CLUB Part One (28:25) Part Two (03:43) Related PostsUltimate History Lesson Pre-Show With Richard GroveTags: grove, history, richard, tragedy&hope, a/vFilm Making and History Chat With Richard GroveTags: richard, club, history, grove, a/vPre-Show 9-11-13Tags: club, a/v, grove, richardFull Video - 239 (Live): Inferential Distance, Parallel Thinking, and 9/11Tags: club, a/v, grove, richardRead More »
Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadWARNING: Strong Language My third appearance on The Renegade Variety Hour. Here's our prior conversations: 1. 222 (Supplemental): Brett On The Renegade Variety Hour 2. Empathizing with “The Enemy” (Brett On The Renegade Variety Hour, Part 2) At Porcfest, I sat down with Carlos and Taryn to discuss the topics listed below. Geoff, from Skeptical Youth also joined us. Discussed: -Is liberty a movement? -Conspiracy theorist vs Skeptic debate ...Read More »
Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadHere are audio and video versions of my second appearance on the Renegade Variety Hour. I didn't include this in the podcast because of the off-message topics, but I really enjoyed the conversation.Read More »
Part One: Gratitude for bein' 'merican? - the revolutionary spirit of the Brits - History Lessons (Book) - How is history taught in North Korean schools? Poorly. - 9 things you didn't know about the Declaration of Independence - Amanda BillyRock's Declaration of Personal Independence - Howard Zinn's People's History of the United States Part Two: Q&A with the chat - People in the chat discuss Kokesh loading a gun on video in DC - ...Read More »
I introduce Osborne to the Rhodes Roundtable conspiracy.Read More »
Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadThis has nothing to do with education. In fact, listening to it will make you dumber. I come on at 26:10 Puke refers to Porcfest as "Pukefest" Here's their notes: Recording Date - 22 / June / 20123 Music picked by - [Andrew] The Gang - Puke, Andrew, Nick Live from PUKE-FEST 2013 (Summer Mosquito Edition) Featuring Special Guests: Robert P. Murphy - (Austrian Economist / Author) Brett Veinotte ...Read More »
Gardner and I prepare to cover the Red Scare and Glenn Greenwald vs. Larry O'Donnell Related PostsBonus Show: Red Scare Discussion With Gardner Goldsmith (mp3)Tags: a/v, scare, red, gardner, goldsmith, media, mainstreamBonus Show: Red Scare Discussion With Gardner Goldsmith (Video)Tags: a/v, scare, red, gardner, goldsmith, mainstream, mediaRead More »
Podcast: Play in new window | Download"Alex Jones is gonna shit when he sees this." -my exact thought 25 minutes into the movie Topic: (School Sucks At the Movies) Cory, Osborne and I review World War Z. Our discussion includes a comparison of the film to the Max Brooks book by the same name, and an exploration the themes of and possible agenda behind both. I was so shocked and offended by the heavy-handed nature ...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 »