Tag Archives: A/V

All Subscriber-Only Audio Content 2018-Current | Playlists, Downloads (Updated Weekly)

Mindset & Mastery Episodes (active) School Sucks Project · Mindset & Mastery Episodes Playlist Link: Mindset & Mastery Episodes Best of the Un-iversity Group Discussions (active) School Sucks Project · Best of the Un-iversity Group Discussions Playlist Link: Best of the Un-iversity Group Discussions The Discomfort Zone - Season Five (active) School Sucks Project · The Discomfort Zone - Season Five Playlist Link: TDZ Season 5 The Discomfort Zone - Season Four School Sucks Project · The Discomfort Zone - Season Four Playlist Link: The Discomfort Zone - Season Four The Discomfort Zone - Season Three School Sucks Project · The Discomfort Zone - Season Three Playlist Link: The Discomfort Zone - Season Three The Discomfort Zone - Season Two ...

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All Subscriber-Only Audio Content 2009-2017 | Playlists, Downloads

Behind the Scenes of School Sucks (2010-2015) School Sucks Project · Behind the Scenes of School Sucks (2010-2015) Playlist Link: Behind the Scenes of School Sucks (2010-2015) Archived School Sucks Episodes (2009-2012) School Sucks Project · Archived School Sucks Episodes (2009-2012) Playlist Link: Archived School Sucks Episodes (2009-2012) Bonus Shows (Pre-2016) School Sucks Project · Bonus Shows (Pre-2016) Playlist Link: Bonus Shows (Pre-2016) Promos and Bits School Sucks Project · Promos and Bits Playlist Link: Promos and Bits Brett and Andrew's Teen Saga) School Sucks Project · Brett and Andrew's Teen Saga Playlist Link: Brett and Andrew's Teen Saga The After School Sucks Special (2012-2014) School Sucks Project · The After School Sucks Special (2012-2014) Playlist Link: The After School ...

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[BONUS] The Discomfort Zone (s05e04) “Repeating Cycles”

That's today's Pain Point. Whether the time frame is days, weeks, months or years, Andrew sees himself cycling through several states of mind - from accomplished and optimistic, to overwhelmed and stressed, to inadequate and failing. How can he stop letting this effect others in his world and how can let himself enjoy anything, or get excited about anything that isn't an opportunity? BRAND NEW! Get Access to Our Discord Community, Our Full List of Clubs, and Invitations to Our Weekly Discussion Groups - Un-iversity Community Membership (Monthly) OR JOIN FOR YOUR LIFETIME by purchasing The Ideas Into Action Summit   School Sucks Project · The Discomfort Zone (s05e04) Repeating Cycles Related PostsThe Discomfort Zone (s05e02) The Mayor of Everything82Drew ...

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Mindsight [November Book Club]

The group takes on the challenge of dis-integration, in this discussion of Cognitive Behavioral Therapy, addiction, medication, meditation, and the all-important journey inward. All loosely based around Dan Siegel's 2010 book Mindsight: The New Science of Personal Transformation In the second half, many new topics are introduced; Web 3.0 and shitcoins The Fourth Turning post-Libertarians Mass Formation linking habits, core values, and purpose   School Sucks Project · Un-iversity Book Club - Mindsight, by Dan Siegel These meetings require UN-IVERSITY membership. GET ACCESS: Click HERE to learn more about the summit and how to join our ongoing discussions and our lively Discord server – a lifetime membership. Or – Brand New! – try out UN-IVERSITY membership on a monthly basis. ...

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The Fourth Turning [UN-IVERSITY]

"You need to happen to the weather. The weather doesn't need to happen to you." -Andrew The group discusses the Strauss-Howe Generational Theory from the 1997 book, The Fourth Turning: An American Prophecy - What the Cycles of History Tell Us About America's Next Rendezvous with Destiny and the 2021 related book, Pendulum: How Past Generations Shape Our Present and Predict Our Future   School Sucks Project · The 4th Turning [UN-IVERSITY] Part of the Un-iversity Weekly Discussion Group Series An ongoing conversation about applying the lessons and practices of The Ideas Into Action Summit   to the chaos of the current world. BRAND NEW! Get Access to Our Discord Community, Our Full List of Clubs, and Invitations to Our Weekly ...

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Pod-pourri [UN-IVERSITY]

Danny McCarthy, Kevin Cole, and I discuss a variety of topics Including The Crypto honey pot theory Bill Cooper and The Mysteries of Babylon Mandates Mob movies Mass Formation and Consequent Totalitarian Behavior in Homo Sapiens Universals vs. particulars: a different perspective on current health issues Confirmation bias, dopamine addiction, and "possession" in the the alternative media Information mapping School Sucks Project · Brett, Kevin Cole, Danny McCarthy - Pod-pourri Part of the Un-iversity Weekly Discussion Group Series An ongoing conversation about applying the lessons and practices of The Ideas Into Action Summit   to the chaos of the current world. BRAND NEW! Get Access to Our Discord Community, Our Full List of Clubs, and Invitations to Our Weekly Discussion Groups ...

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[BONUS] The Discomfort Zone (s05e03) “No-mentum”

How do you get yourself started when you don't want to? How do you keep yourself going when you want to stop? Young Alex is in the hot seat for this discussion about purpose, goals, habits, values, and hookers. School Sucks Project · The Discomfort Zone (s05e03) No-mentum BRAND NEW! Get Access to Our Discord Community, Our Full List of Clubs, and Invitations to Our Weekly Discussion Groups - Un-iversity Community Membership (Monthly) OR JOIN FOR YOUR LIFETIME by purchasing The Ideas Into Action Summit Related PostsThe Discomfort Zone (s05e02) The Mayor of Everything72Drew Sample is so gregarious and friendly - everywhere he goes it's like he immediately becomes the mayor of that place. But like most mayors, he's not ...

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The Discomfort Zone (s05e02) The Mayor of Everything

Drew Sample is so gregarious and friendly - everywhere he goes it's like he immediately becomes the mayor of that place. But like most mayors, he's not very good at being a manager. Alex, Andrew, and Brett offer support and advice. BRAND NEW! Get Access to Our Discord Community, Our Full List of Clubs, and Invitations to Our Weekly Discussion Groups - Un-iversity Community Membership (Monthly) OR JOIN FOR YOUR LIFETIME by purchasing The Ideas Into Action Summit School Sucks Project · TDZ S05E02 Related Posts[BONUS] The Discomfort Zone (s04e04) The End of School Sucks87(AUDIO, 94 Minutes) Brett, Andrew, and Young Alex discuss the future. MUSIC: "Good Feel" Boy Named Banjo "Start A Riot" Duckwrth, Shaboozey "Waiting For the End ...

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[BONUS] Mass Formation

Danny McCarthy and I discuss Mass Formation and Consequent Totalitarian Behavior in Homo Sapiens, with most of our conversation building around this quote: "Usually it is only about 30% [of a population that gets] grasped in a  mass phenomenon or hypnosis.  An additional 35-45% usually does not want  to raise a dissonant voice in the public space because they are scared  of the consequences.  So, usually about 70% who shut up – 30% because  they are convinced by the mainstream narrative and 40% because they  don’t dare to speak out.  And then there is an additional 20-25-30% who  does not go along with the narrative and says it in certain situations." - Dr. Mattias Desmet School Sucks Project · Mass ...

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[BONUS] Podcasting 2.0

We discuss my study of the No Agenda podcast, what I love about it and some criticisms, the value-for-value model, the future of podcasting generally, and the future of my content creation. The conversation also includes meeting the audience where they're at, and whether or not there's a market for what I'm planning to do next. Part of the Un-iversity Weekly Discussion Group Series An ongoing conversation about applying the lessons and practices of The Ideas Into Action Summit   to the chaos of the current world. BRAND NEW! Get Access to Our Discord Community, Our Full List of Clubs, and Invitations to Our Weekly Discussion Groups - Un-iversity Community Membership (Monthly) We discuss my study of the No Agenda podcast, ...

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Optimism Is Cowardice? [UN-IVERSITY]

Drew Sample, Nicky P, Danny McCarthy, and I discuss several topics - shipping crisis, happiness, podcasting, and optimism. Scott Hambrick quickly unmutes to drop the show's title line. We'll discuss that too. Part of the Un-iversity Weekly Discussion Group Series An ongoing conversation about applying the lessons and practices of The Ideas Into Action Summit   to the chaos of the current world. BRAND NEW! Get Access to Our Discord Community, Our Full List of Clubs, and Invitations to Our Weekly Discussion Groups - Un-i

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The Discomfort Zone (s05e01) Happiness Is For the Weaklings

This episode was originally planned as follow-up to our financial conversation. BUT it turns into beginning of a whole new adventure. Andrew and Brett welcome Drew Sample and Alex Bell as regular hosts of TDZ. This show is an orientation to our exciting new four-way dynamic! School Sucks Project · The Discomfort Zone (s05e01)Happiness Is For the Weaklings Related Posts[BONUS] The Discomfort Zone (s04e01) - Imposterpreneurship88Andrew is in the hot seat this time and we're talking about imposter syndrome. What is it? Why does Andrew have it? How do we cure it? We'll also discuss how knowing your core values aids in decision making. And then you'll enjoy a spot-on dream analysis. Nothing crazy, just…Tags: andrew, discomfort, zone, turns, school, ...

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Mind Over Media? [UN-IVERSITY Book Club]

Renee Hobbs is an  internationally-recognized authority on media literacy education.  Through community and global service and as a researcher, teacher,  advocate and media professional, Hobbs has worked to advance the quality  of digital and media literacy education in the United States and around  the world. Author of 10 books and more than 150 scholarly articles, she  is the Founder and Director of the Media Education Lab, whose mission is to improve the quality of media literacy education through research and community service. (Source: MindOverMedia.us) And her latest book, Mind Over Media, is a piece of shit. Fortunately we salvage a constructive discussion than expands well beyond her narrow presentation.   School Sucks Project · Mind Over Media [UN-IVERSITY]

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[UN-IVERSITY] Influence Cap

A conversation about ethics and influence, and the emerging difficult choices between honesty and integrity. In media, what is the threshold for flying below the radar? In our personal and professional lives, the time for outreach has ended. The priority now is self-defense. But this does not mean influence has been capped in these situations. Stop with counter-narratives, and try to inspire curiosity. Friend and former public school teacher Adam shows up, and provides a happy conclusion for the meeting. Part of the Un-iversity Weekly Discussion Group Series A new weekly conversation about applying the lessons and practices of The Ideas Into Action Summit   to the chaos of the current world. BRAND NEW! Get Access to Our Discord Community, Our ...

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[BONUS] Scott Hambrick: The Ethical Question + Q&A

Here is the conclusion to Episode #724. It runs about 17 minutes. I have added an unreleased hour of Q&A with Scott from an Un-iversity Weekly Discussion Group, back in December 2020. This was a follow-up to our conversation in Episode #691 - 2020: The Year In Review. OUR NEXT VIRTUAL SUMMIT IS NOW ON SEPTEMBER 11+12! Visit MindsetandMastery.com to learn more about this exciting new presentation, the topics, and bonuses Add your contribution to the School Sucks Yearbook!  Have you heard the School Sucks Project is coming to a close next month?! To help honor all that Brett has done for parents, students, and liberty we're creating an SSP yearbook featuring "Students" who've listened and learned, as well as"Faculty" ...

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So Much To Look Forward To! [Un-iversity]

With Scott Hambrick and Lisa from AUTONOMY, interacting for the first time! This is a fast-paced and intense conversation that offers an ahead-of-time, behind-the-scenes look at what happened on the podcast this month. Before Scott arrives, I test my ideas against a large and energetic Un-iversity group. Theme: balancing outside-your-sphere-of-control cynicism with inside-your-sphere-of-control optimism. And many explorations too controversial to list here. School Sucks Project · UWDG 7-11-21 Part of the Un-iversity Weekly Discussion Group Series A new weekly conversation about applying the lessons and practices of The Ideas Into Action Summit   to the chaos of the current world. BRAND NEW! Get Access to Our Discord Community, Our Full List of Clubs, and Invitations to Our Weekly Discussion Groups - ...

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[BONUS] fOLloW tHe sCiEncE – Group Discussion

Part of the Un-iversity Weekly Discussion Group Series A weekly conversation about applying the lessons and practices of The Ideas Into Action Summit   to the chaos of the current world. OUR NEXT VIRTUAL SUMMIT IS JUNE 7&8 Visit MindsetandMastery.com to learn more about this exciting new presentation, the topics, and bonuses School Sucks Project · FOLloW tHe sCiEncE - Group Discussion

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[BONUS] The Discomfort Zone (s04e04) The End of School Sucks

(AUDIO, 94 Minutes) Brett, Andrew, and Young Alex discuss the future. MUSIC: "Good Feel" Boy Named Banjo "Start A Riot" Duckwrth, Shaboozey "Waiting For the End of the World" Elvis Costello School Sucks Project · The Discomfort Zone (s04e04) The End of School Sucks Special Invite-Only offer to Join the Un-iversity Private Community Related PostsThe Discomfort Zone (s05e02) The Mayor of Everything87Drew Sample is so gregarious and friendly - everywhere he goes it's like he immediately becomes the mayor of that place. But like most mayors, he's not very good at being a manager. Alex, Andrew, and Brett offer support and advice. BRAND NEW! Get Access to Our Discord Community, Our…Tags: community, join, un-iversity, school, sucks, project, discomfort, good, alex, ...

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Orwell Rolls In His Grave – Part 1 [Un-iversity Documentary Club]

In 2003, a group of lefties came together to make the case that conservatives control the mainstream media. Almost 20 years later, many of their concerns and criticisms actually seem pretty reasonable. In our first meeting of Documentary Club, we watch the first 30 minutes of the film (in 10-minute segments) and then we respond in a group discussion.  This whole discussion will come in 3 parts. Here is the full documentary: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=n8L7_bVU1c0 Part of the Un-iversity Weekly Discussion Group Series A new weekly conversation about applying the lessons and practices of The Ideas Into Action Summit   to the chaos of the current world. Special Invite-Only offer to Join the Un-iversity Private Community   School Sucks Project · Orwell Rolls ...

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[Un-iversity] Understanding NFTs and De-Fi

Plus much more! A follow-up about our Six Pillars of Self-Esteem, Brett's (not fun) drinking stories, medical surveillance, diversity hiring. The first 35 minutes of this audio are taken from the end; Bobby explains the basics of NFTs and DeFi. Part of the Un-iversity Weekly Discussion Group Series A new weekly conversation about applying the lessons and practices of The Ideas Into Action Summit ( https://sspuniversity.com/ideasintoaction/) to the chaos of the current world. Special Invite-Only offer to Join the Un-iversity Private Community https://sspuniversity.com/product/join-the-un-iversity-private-community/ School Sucks Project · Understanding NFTs and DeFi Related Posts[UN-IVERSITY] Giving Thanks97Yesterday I posted on our Discord server I wrote "Please come share with me something you're grateful for. I would really appreciate this." Thank you to ...

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[BONUS] The Discomfort Zone (s04e03) – Good Luck! Don’t Be Yourself!

Introduced as "quite possibly most annoying episode of The Discomfort Zone ever." But do Andrew and Brett deliver?!?! You decide. Andrew has a romantic experience and declares himself "Fit Costanza." Brett understands what Andrew is saying; he is also fit, neurotic, and has had romantic experiences in his life too. Together they've taken the red pill, but not the whole bottle. This is a conversation about reconciling this red pill awareness with the desire for authenticity and vulnerability when the right romantic opportunity comes along. School Sucks Project · The Discomfort Zone (s04e03) - Good Luck! Don't Be Yourself! Related Posts[BONUS] The Discomfort Zone (s04e02) Get Out.72Listener and friend Jay joins us again, helping us launch our new rotating TDZ ...

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Let’s Not Prepare Kids For A World That Sucks [Un-iversity]

This conversation has a very nice crescendo. On Sunday I hosted the weekly discussion group as I sat in a parking lot in what I call a very dystopian part of Pittsburgh - in the shadow of a giant Google complex watching people wait in line for food. (I'll explain more) It was very candid conversation about parenting struggles, largely around screen time. It eventually turns to the question "should people prepare their kids to exist in an increasingly unconscious and docile society?" I suggest (from the observation of my surroundings) that this world and is already here, but none of "us" are really living in it. Joel joins in to encourage everyone to go beyond the first question, shift ...

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[BONUS] The Discomfort Zone (s04e02) Get Out.

Listener and friend Jay joins us again, helping us launch our new rotating TDZ format (Brett's pain point -> Andrew's pain point -> listener pain point). It begins as a calm and constructive look at how to "get out of your own way,"  shame, The Six Pillars of Self-Esteem, and countering negative self-talk (like in the previous episode). Then about half way through we discover some new elements of Jay's story, and it transforms into a fiery conversation about failed relationships, how to know when they've failed, when to get out, and how to move on. MUSIC: "Going Down the Road Feelin' Bad -> Cold Rain and Snow" The Grateful Dead "Get the Hell" Supersuckers "The Lonely Bull" Herb Alpert ...

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Ritual Humiliation [UN-IVERSITY]

A very large group convenes to discuss the recent viral Time Magazine article called "The Secret History of the Shadow Campaign That Saved the 2020 Election." It was presented to me a "confession" but I see more as psychological warfare and demoralization. Scott Hambrick joined us for the discussion and called a "ritual humiliation" of all non-blue-pilled Americans. Then Scott asked: so now that we know this is how politics will work going forward, what do we do? This led to one of my favorite Un-iversity discussions to date, and from there we transition into communication strategies to reach the potentially reachable people in our personal lives, at this incredibly crucial time. Several new voices and points of view here! ...

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Masks We Wear [UN-IVERSITY]

Image: The Young Pioneers, 1937 - a youth scout group in the USSR. One of the first images SSP ever used (episode 10) to illustrate the chilling nature of conformity as a virtue. But in their defense there was poison gas. But in our defense we all know how this kind of training turned out for the Soviets. Hour 1: Is a great awakening coming? A large Un-iversity group (with some new voices) examines common motives behind that sense of duty to force this awaking on people in our lives. How to integrate who we actually are with what we present to friends, family, co-workers. Hour 2: We went to a No Agenda podcast meetup. Future of School Sucks, growth ...

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