Yearly Archives: 2012

149b (Porcfest Micro-Series): Brett Veinotte and Jake Desyllas – Surviving and Overcoming School

Topics: At Porcfest, I talk for about 20 minutes on surviving government schooling experience, addressing the frequent question from parents: what should I do if I have to send my kid to public school? Jake Desyllas from The Voluntary Life Podcast then joins me to discuss overcoming our schooling, entrepreneurship and financial freedom. Look CLoser: The Voluntary Life http://www.thevoluntarylife.com/ Related PostsPorcfest Chronicles - Overcoming Public Education77Porcfest Co-Head Organizer and all around great guy Jason Osborne introduces Brett Veinotte for this talk at the 2012 Porcupine Freedom Festival. Jake Desyllas joins Brett halfway through for a discussion about entrepreneurship and how it ought to start as early as possible in a persons life.Tags: porcfest, brett, joins, desyllas, jake, life, entrepreneurship, freedom, ...

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Porcfest Chronicles – Overcoming Public Education

Porcfest Co-Head Organizer and all around great guy Jason Osborne introduces Brett Veinotte for this talk at the 2012 Porcupine Freedom Festival. Jake Desyllas joins Brett halfway through for a discussion about entrepreneurship and how it ought to start as early as possible in a persons life. Related PostsPodcast #295: Entrepreneurship, Freedom and Fulfillment (with Jake Desyllas)85Jake Desyllas returns to discuss his new book, Becoming an Entrepreneur: How to Find Freedom and Fulfillment as a Business Owner. July 4th is the last day to get a free copy! Follow this link: http://www.amazon.com/Becoming-Entrepreneur-Freedom-Fulfillment-Business-ebook/dp/B00JLTUFSS/ Look Closer: Jake's Site: The Voluntary Life - http://www.thevoluntarylife.com/Tags: desyllas, jake, freedom, life, voluntary, entrepreneurship149b (Porcfest Micro-Series): Brett Veinotte and Jake Desyllas - Surviving and Overcoming School77Topics: At ...

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149a (Porcfest Micro-Series): Review and Recovery – Live

Co-Hosts: Mandrik and Osborne This is an edited version of the 6-28-12 show. School Sucks is live on the Liberty Radio Network and UStream Thursdays at 10pm EST. Sick and/or exhausted, the three of us fight our way through a raving review of the 2012 Porcupine Freedom Festival. Related PostsSchool Sucks Radio 5-10-1272The first live Ustream show. This became podcast #140a: School Sucks Radio #1 - Orientation Clip 1: Othorexia Clip 2: Motivation Problem? Clip 3: Motivation Problem? (Continued) Clip 4: Mickey Clip 5: Mickey ContinuedTags: school, radio, sucks, live, ustream, mandrik, osborne, jasonAfter School Sucks Special 5-10-1272- How to talk to statists - Approaching emotional topics - Non-violent communicaton - School walk-outs - WikipediaTags: school, sucks, mandrik, osborne, jason

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After School Sucks Special 7-5-12

- Penis obsession - Penis size charts? - Penis comparison 3D website - grocery shopping strategies - The Manchester Poop and Penis Weights and Measures Society - Penis level Related PostsAfter School Sucks Special (MP3!) 7-5-1297(A/V CLUB) Warning: Offensive Content - Penis obsession - Penis size charts? - grocery shopping strategiesTags: penis, size, obsession, charts, grocery, strategies, shopping, special, sucks, a/vAfter School Sucks Special 6-21-1290- We're at Porcfest - Cody Hall discusses Tragedy and Hope - Mandrik talks about George's Famous Baklava - What's in the bonus content section? - Jamie Crane sucksTags: sucks, special, school, mandrik, a/vChallenging A Health Class Myth: Puberty Begins With A Dream90(A/V CLUB) Warning: Strong Sexual Content From the After School Sucks Special 5-17-12 with ...

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148: School Sucks Radio #6 – Khan Academy and Self-Directed Education

Co-Hosts: Osborne, Cory Topics: We discuss the value of Khan Academy, and how it would fit into the larger picture of free, self-directed education in the future. This is the full 6-14-12 show. School Sucks is live on the Liberty Radio Network and UStream Thursdays at 10pm EST. Look CLoser: Khan Academy http://www.khanacademy.org/ Could You Modify It ‘To Stop Students From Becoming This Advanced?’ http://www.cato-at-liberty.org/could-you-modify-it-to-stop-students-from-becoming-this-advanced/

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After School Sucks Special 6-21-12

- We're at Porcfest - Cody Hall discusses Tragedy and Hope - Mandrik talks about George's Famous Baklava - What's in the bonus content section? - Jamie Crane sucks Related PostsPlanning the Porcfest Roast With Jamie Crane95My 2012 roast performance, followed by the planning session with a podcasting legend. Just kidding, with Jamie Crane.Tags: crane, jamie, porcfest, a/vAfter School Sucks Special (MP3!) 7-5-1292(A/V CLUB) Warning: Offensive Content - Penis obsession - Penis size charts? - grocery shopping strategiesTags: content, special, sucks, a/v, school, mandrikShit Has Gone Too Far (Bonus Content Preview)91Tags: content, bonus, a/vAfter School Sucks Special 8-2-1391Fielding questions from the chat...Tags: sucks, special, school, a/vSee My D**k (Bonus Content Preview)90What guys and girls say to each other.Tags: bonus, content, ...

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Osborne’s Birthday Hat (Bonus Content Preview)

I give Osborne a gift... Related PostsPacino and Walken - Movie Trailer73Cory and I do an absolutely terrible job acting out a trailer for "Stand Up Guys," starring Al Pacino and Christopher Walken.Tags: cory, stanish, a/vLet's Ask Osborne73(A/V CLUB) A short segment where Osborne answers questions about himself from the chat - Some hat talk - Why Brett's pants don't fit - Our rapper names - Job titlesTags: osborne, hat, a/v, jason

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After School Sucks Special 6-14-12

- Osborne's birthday hat - The history of viral videos - The end of Wheels Off Liberty - Buffets - Pulled Psoas muscle - Porn vs. real life, over-stimulation Related PostsAfter School Sucks Special (MP3!) 6-14-1298(A/V CLUB) - Osborne’s birthday hat - The history of viral videos - The end of Wheels Off Liberty - Buffets - Pulled Psoas muscle - Porn vs. real life, over-stimulationTags: pulled, buffets, liberty, wheels, psoas, muscle, over-stimulation, life, real, pornAfter School Sucks Special 8-2-1392Fielding questions from the chat...Tags: sucks, special, school, a/vPre-Show 8-9-1291The Wheels Off Liberty theme song.Tags: liberty, wheels, a/vPre-Show 9-13-1290Show prep and 9/11 talk.Tags: a/vPre-Show 11-22-1290Prepping for the Thanksgiving show. College history revelations.Tags: history, a/v

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147: School Sucks Radio #5 – Has College Become A Scam?

Picture: Hopefully this guy was a theatre major. Co-Hosts: Osborne, Cory Topics: -Understanding college debt -Osborne runs a debt collection company -Our college experiences -Who will end up holding the bag for defaults? -College indoctrination and sycophantic students This is the full 6-7-12 show. School Sucks is live on the Liberty Radio Network and UStream Thursdays at 10pm EST. Look CLoser: Student Loan Debt Hell: 21 Statistics That Will Make You Think Twice About Going To College http://www.lewrockwell.com/rep2/student-loan-debt-hell.html The Higher-Education Bubble Has Popped http://lewrockwell.com/french/french140.html The Subsidized Student Loan Scam The Subsidized Student Loan Scam

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146b: School Sucks Radio #4 – A Voluntary World: Origins and Obstacles

Picture: A judge and his ethics. Co-Hosts: Osborne, Mandrik Topics: -Voluntarism -Politics Versus Patience -Logic Versus Schooling -Meditation -Poverty -Dropping Out -Honor Student Jailed For Doing Real Work -A 25-minute monologue on the Diane Tran incident (not live) This is hour two of the 5-31-12 show. School Sucks is live on the Liberty Radio Network and UStream Thursdays at 10pm EST. Look CLoser: Diane Tran's Judge Offers a Defense, Sorta http://blogs.houstonpress.com/hairballs/2012/06/diane_trans_judge_offers_a_def.php Diane Tran Scandal & The Matter Of Dishonorable Judge Lanny Moriarty Before The Texas Ethics Commission http://durangotexas.blogspot.com/2012/05/matter-of-dishonorable-judge-lanny.html

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The Val Kilmer Incident – 1986 (Bonus Content Preview)

The following a preview of some of the material that will be available in the upcoming bonus content section of the new schoolsucksproject.com (coming in July 2012). This clip is not in any way representative of all of the bonus content. Related PostsAfter School Sucks Special 5-31-1297- Jamie Crane calls in - The Hidden meaning of Top Gun - The Val Kilmer incident - Personal grooming - The right-wing media's indignation about the truth about warTags: incident, kilmer, val, jamie, crane, osborne, mandrik, jason, a/v

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After School Sucks Special 6-7-12

- Osborne's daughter: ponies and satan - Spanking and time-out - encouraging a new reader - The Abolition of Man by C.S. Lewis - The State and Corporations, a false dichotomy - I don't like food in my drinks - German pronunciation -Adam vs. the Man vs. Webster Tarpley vs. Ron Paul Related PostsAfter School Sucks Special (MP3!) 6-7-1298(A/V CLUB) - Osborne’s daughter: ponies and satan - Spanking and time-out - encouraging a new reader - The Abolition of Man by C.S. Lewis - The State and Corporations, a false dichotomy - I don’t like food in my drinks - German pronunciation -Adam vs. the Man vs. Webster…Tags: man, food, dichotomy, false, state, corporations, drinks, german, ron, paulAfter School Sucks ...

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146a: School Sucks Radio #4 – The Challenges of A Thoughtful Tutor

Co-Hosts: Osborne, Mandrik The first hour of the show is predominantly a discussion initiated by a caller named John. He is a tutor seeking some advice on how to introduce some constructive criticism of the government school system to a struggling student and his father. Mandrik also discusses how "alternatives" to the mainstream schooling path have a certain stigma attached to them. This is hour one of the 5-31-12 show. School Sucks is live on the Liberty Radio Network and UStream Thursdays at 10pm EST. Look CLoser: Army Recruiter threatens student with Jail

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145: School Sucks Radio #3 – There’s A Whole Real World Out There

Co-Hosts: Osborne, Mandrik The theme for this show is recognizing and accessing the whole world that awaits beyond the obedience, conformity and illogic of government school and the college scam. It begins with a North Carolina student who took a video of his teacher telling him he could be arrested for talking badly about Obama. It's a hit on You Tube. This is an edited down version of the 5-24-12 show. School Sucks is live on the Liberty Radio Network and UStream Thursdays at 10pm EST.

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After School Sucks Special 5-31-12

- Jamie Crane calls in - The Hidden meaning of Top Gun - The Val Kilmer incident - Personal grooming - The right-wing media's indignation about the truth about war Related PostsThe Val Kilmer Incident - 1986 (Bonus Content Preview)97The following a preview of some of the material that will be available in the upcoming bonus content section of the new schoolsucksproject.com (coming in July 2012). This clip is not in any way representative of all of the bonus content.Tags: kilmer, incident, val, osborne, mandrik, jason, crane, jamie, a/v

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School Sucks Radio 5-31-12

This became podcasts #146a: School Sucks Radio #4 - The Challenges of A Thoughtful Tutor and #146b: School Sucks Radio #4 - A Voluntary World: Origins and Obstacles Related PostsMy Space [PODCAST #697]72Webmaster Tony makes a rare appearance to discuss the blessings bestowed upon us by the rapidly expanding social media purge. Come drink the lemonade we've made. INTO ACTION < Click when you get to the end. Want to pay with crypto? Email me at brett@schoolsucksproject.com, subject line "Myspace"Tags: podcasts

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Pre-Show 5-31-12

Joy and Pain Related PostsPre-Show 7-26-1299The line of obedience.Tags: pre-show, a/vPre-Show 5-24-1298Enemies of Tarrin TupoTags: pre-show, a/vPre-Show 5-17-1298We talk about cheese and e-cigsTags: pre-show, a/vPre-Show 8-2-1298Preparing for the idea of doing a solo show.Tags: pre-show, a/vPre-Show 9-13-1298Show prep and 9/11 talk.Tags: pre-show, a/v

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144: Humanizing Hegel (Brett On the Corbett Report With Richard Grove and Tony Myers)

Friday, May 25th, 2012: Richard Grove, Tony Myers, and I guest-hosted on the Corbett Report, a live call-in show on the RBN Network. We spent the hour looking at the life and work of the influential (and frequently misunderstood) German Idealist, Georg Hegel. Bumper Music: "Manges" Darmstadt Look Closer: Show Notes Courtesy of TragedyandHope.com Friday Night Live! (Week 2) T&H Hosts Corbett Report Radio / Tonight’s Topic: Hegel http://TragedyandHope.com http://www.tragedyandhope.com/ History...So It Doesn't Repeat (New Series!) History… So It Doesn’t Repeat Peace Revolution Podcast http://peacerevolution.podomatic.com/ Trivium Trivium Help School Sucks, Tragedy and Hope and John Taylor Gatto: Enter the coupon code: "SCHOOLSUCKS"

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143: Logic Saves Lives Part 1 – Foundation, Attitudes and Values

b>"Logic is man’s method of reaching conclusions objectively by deriving them without contradiction from the facts of reality—ultimately, from the evidence provided by man’s senses. If men reject logic, then the tie between their mental processes and reality is severed; all cognitive standards are repudiated, and anything goes; any contradiction, on any subject, may be endorsed (and simultaneously rejected) by anyone, as and when he feels like it." -Any Rand “Nazism and Subjectivism,” The Objectivist, Feb. 1971 Topic: Wes Bertrand joins me to discuss the foundational concepts in the science of logic. We use the work of Leonard Peikoff (Objectivism: The Philosphy of Ayn Rand and An Introduction to Objectivist Epistemology) as our guide. Logic is about understanding reality in ...

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FULL VIDEO – 143: Logic Saves Lives Part 1 – Foundation, Attitudes and Values

"Logic is man’s method of reaching conclusions objectively by deriving them without contradiction from the facts of reality—ultimately, from the evidence provided by man’s senses. If men reject logic, then the tie between their mental processes and reality is severed; all cognitive standards are repudiated, and anything goes; any contradiction, on any subject, may be endorsed (and simultaneously rejected) by anyone, as and when he feels like it." -Any Rand “Nazism and Subjectivism,” The Objectivist, Feb. 1971 Topic: Wes Bertrand joins me to discuss the foundational concepts in the science of logic. We use the work of Leonard Peikoff (Objectivism: The Philosphy of Ayn Rand and An Introduction to Objectivist Epistemology) as our guide. Logic is about understanding reality in ...

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