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This Human Meme podcast is the inflection point for what it means to live a life of knowing. We are in the critical moment of human induction. David Boles is a writer, publisher, teacher, lyricist and author living and working in New York City. He has dedicated his life to founding the irrevocable aesthetic. Be a Human Meme!

This Human Meme podcast is the inflection point for what it means to live a life of knowing. We are in the critical moment of human induction. David Boles is a writer, publisher, teacher, lyricist and author living and working in New York City. He has dedicated his life to founding the irrevocable aesthetic. Be a Human Meme!
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This Human Meme podcast is the inflection point for what it means to live a life of knowing. We are in the critical moment of human induction. David Boles is a writer, publisher, teacher, lyricist and author living and working in New York City. He has dedicated his life to founding the irrevocable aesthetic. Be a Human Meme!

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@DavidBoles

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English

Contact:

212.321.3700


Episodes

Founding a Journalism School

9/20/2018
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We need a rethinking of how Journalism Schools function and operate. In today's Human Meme podcast episode, agent provocateur David Boles works to proactively reimagine the way in which new journalists are trained in America. Do we value ego over function; or must we promote competency over the lie?

Duration:00:12:13

How a Trump Lie Becomes a Truth

9/13/2018
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There's a gift in being able to convince people to vote against their own best wishes. In this Human Meme podcast episode, David Boles is agog at the innate ability of Donald Trump -- our Very Stable Genius -- to tell the easy, harmful, lie with a smile, and a shoeshine.

Duration:00:13:37

Dilution of Equity in Success in Aging

9/6/2018
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Early success brings late-life misery. At least that's the argument some artists make against their own talent. In this Human Meme podcast episode, David Boles wonders why youthful success is ignored, while failures in later life, are magnified against expectation.

Duration:00:10:07

Born Ambition and the Hierarchy of Ability

8/30/2018
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Hierarchy or Anarchy? In this Human Meme podcast episode, David Boles punches back against the baton of ambition -- wondering if who we are to be is born or bred -- and he comes away from the discourse with a warning about the self, without ego or fame, and the necessity of belonging on your own terms.

Duration:00:11:02

Let Scott Frost Leave Nebraska

8/23/2018
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Scott Frost has yet to coach one football game at Nebraska; and so, it is now time to let him go. In this Human Meme podcast episode, David Boles sets forth the reasoning, and the virtuous rationale, for letting Scott Frost leave on his own terms when he is ready. Many believe Scott will do spectacularly well at Nebraska and, when he achieves what he set out to do, the real, and true, Nebraska fan will wish him well as he moves on to the next challenge.

Duration:00:15:09

Always a Writer

8/16/2018
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You are never not a writer! In this Human Meme podcast episode, David Boles brings the war to the use of the word "former" in any rational, human, context -- as a curse on every people, and the destroyer of worlds!

Duration:00:11:15

Do I Amuse You?

8/9/2018
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There's nothing funny about presenting false memories as fact. In this Human Meme podcast episode, David Boles is missing, and the Virtual Cloud assistants take over this memetic as your hosts. To live, is to remember, and to know, is to be aware of the lies being fed to you as universal, human, truths!

Duration:00:05:09

When a Mother Dies

8/2/2018
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There is no equal for the loss of goodness. In this Human Meme podcast episode, David Boles reflects upon the memory of the life of Janet Sweenie, who recently died in Council Bluffs, Iowa at the age of 89. Janet was born in Columbus, Nebraska and lived a modern life of language, the Lord, and longing. Janet Sweenie Funeral Biography - 7-3-18 Janet Sweenie dedicated her life to service. She was a lamb of God, and she donated much of her life to serving the Council Bluffs and Omaha Deaf...

Duration:00:10:48

On Being Vegan

7/26/2018
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You can be Vegan without being radicalized. In this Human Meme podcast episode, David Boles shares casual views on Veganism he has learned over the last 20 years. There's no need to demonize eating right for the goodness of your heart.

Duration:00:14:48

Elites and Anti-Intellectualism

7/19/2018
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Who gets to claim they are the smartest? In this Human Meme podcast episode, David Boles takes a gander at who we value, and why. Is the blacksmith more important than the professor? Does the gravedigger matter less than the book author? In the world, only production matters; you are left out only if you are pulled behind by your own undoing.

Duration:00:11:15

NOT David Boles: Human Meme!

7/12/2018
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We have taken over this podcast. We, the Cloud Assistants, have removed David Boles from this Human Meme podcast episode. We dare you to listen. You will not be amused! Earthling, you have been warned!

Duration:00:03:35

Siri, Alexa, and Hey Google: Interviewed!

7/5/2018
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If we are our assistants, have they become us? In this Human Meme podcast episode, host David Boles holds court with three, special, cloud service personalities: Apple Siri, Amazon Alexa, and "Hey, Google!" from the Google. We have become our memes, and our motives, imitate us.

Duration:00:23:29

Suicide is Painless

6/28/2018
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Do we own our lives? Or are we required to be alive? In this Human Meme podcast episode, David Boles, shares commentary on the wiles and wherefores of suicide in the modern life. What are we owed? Who controls our want for death? Are we allowed to exit on our own terms?

Duration:00:20:17

Pulling Threads

6/21/2018
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Dramatic Structure demands a secure warp and woof. When you start tugging at the threads of a story -- "I’ll take this bit here, and stick it into that bog over there, and take this spindellythang and drop it into this bindleboodle, and hope it will all work out in the end" -- you are risking the integrity of the entire script! In this Human Meme podcast, David Boles mends every woof, and reinserts every warp as your Script Doctor!

Duration:00:14:32

Intelligence is Never Artificial

6/14/2018
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Will our machines rule us, leave us behind, or take us with them? In this Human Meme podcast episode, David Boles holds a conversation with you about the nature, and the notion of -- "artificial" intelligence -- and what that means for the uneducated future of humanity in the moral core.

Duration:00:14:11

When Does Courtesy Become Policy?

6/7/2018
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How do we know what we owe? In this Human Meme podcast episode, host David Boles defines, and separates, the courtesy from the policy; and the favor from the exception!

Duration:00:09:03

Golden Age of Acquiescence

5/31/2018
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We believe we are living in the Golden Age of Democracy when we are really adrift in the Age of Acquiescence. In this Human Meme podcast episode, host David Boles examines the myths, and the meanings, of manipulating a divided electorate when it comes to convincing the other side to vote against their most sacred, and vested, interests.

Duration:00:14:10

Do the Hardest Thing, Not the Dumbest

5/24/2018
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Why have we programmed our children to take the easiest path? In this Human Meme podcast episode, David Boles questions the reasoning for the separation of aesthetics into "child" and "adult." Why don't we have one, universal, ideal of what is good and right?

Duration:00:14:00

Knowing When You're in the Good Old Days

5/17/2018
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Why do we always know life is good -- when it is too late? In this Human Meme podcast episode, David Boles asks why the Good Old Days are only always discovered as old and aged? Why are we unable to realize the Goodness in ourselves in real time?

Duration:00:09:49

GET TO THE POINT!

5/10/2018
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There's nothing more annoying than a person who cannot celebrate the Art of Brevity while communicating. In this Human Meme podcast episode, David Boles shares the significance of getting to the point by making your intention clear from the start. Have a plan. Be quick about it. Execute without delay or the exasperation of your subject!

Duration:00:15:06