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A podcast on expat life and society abroad with Yaël Ossowski and Todor Papić.

A podcast on expat life and society abroad with Yaël Ossowski and Todor Papić.
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Austria

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A podcast on expat life and society abroad with Yaël Ossowski and Todor Papić.

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@yaeloss

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English

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Episodes

27: Meatless Burger Mania

8/1/2019
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Broadcasting from Vienna and Warsaw, a podcast on life and society abroad. 1. August 2019 TIME CODES 2:09 – European Heath Wave http://l.yael.at/E 4:00 – Leaving the city for the countryside, traveling with babies 5:40 – Global Warming Media 6:45 – Now using Buzzsprout on Spotify, Tunein, etc. 7:49 – Facebook data https://www.facebook.com/theinnocentsabroadpodcast/ 8:20 – Early adopters 9:30 – What We're Reading 21:30 – Devolution Review 23:00 – Reddit is the worst 24:30 – Have I...

Duration:00:42:41

26: Self-Medicating

7/19/2019
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Yaël broadcasts from the HB5 studio in Concord, North Carolina, and Todor comes in from Warsaw, Poland. TOPICS: Traveling with a baby Exploring the south Cluster headaches – Clusterbusters.org Default mode network – https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Default_mode_network Examining medical journals Self-medicating Psychedelics Social Justice On Friendship Black Mirror BOOKS: Unjust: Social Justice and the Unmaking of America (by Noah Rothman): https://amzn.to/2XOZLyB How to Change...

Duration:00:48:17

25: Bill Wirtz: Who and What is Europe?

5/28/2019
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On this episode of the podcast, we interview Bill Wirtz for his take on Who and What is Europe?The Innocents Abroad sat down to talk to Bill during his recent trip in Vienna, taking advantage of a nice afternoon to catch up at a cafe.Bill Wirtz is a Luxembourgish freelance journalist based in Brussels and Prague, who is also a policy analyst at the Consumer Choice Center. You can read his articles and follow his social media via his website.http://wirtzbill.comhttp://theinnocentsabroad.

Duration:00:41:22

24: Beware the Christmas Markets

12/7/2018
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In this episode, we discuss neo-Nazi rallies in Poland, brake dust, CO2, Christmas markets in Europe, Zweig's Europe, why Estonia is awesome, the next James Bond, 'Berlin Statin' Season 3, Ukraine, online marketing, learning Russian, and more.07. December 2018http://theinnocentsabroad.com

Duration:00:34:55

23: Empire Disintegration Day

11/12/2018
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A celebration of Armistice Day, Empire Disintegration Day, Ossowski Academy of Excellence, Baby news, Gonzo journalism, The Web Summit in Lison, AI, pub quizzes, oxygen bars in Colorado, drinking culture, and more.12. November 2018Subscribe on iTunes: https://itunes.apple.com/us/podcast/the-innocents-abroad/id1129470641?mt=2Subscribe via RSS: http://feeds.soundcloud.com/users/soundcloud:users:236924049/sounds.rssWebsite: http://theinnocentsabroad.comINTRO MUSIC: Les Colocs –Pis si ô...

Duration:00:53:28

22: DO YOU EVEN READ, BRO?

8/15/2018
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Next up on this episode of The Innocents Abroad: How We Read. How We Memorize. How We Internalize.Living in a different country means one often looks to books to keep up perspective about your home or the world outside. In this episode, we look at book recommendations, how best to read, whether Kindle is such a bad thing, which books to throw away, and how connecting the dots when reading is as important as getting the damn book in your hands.15. August 2018http://theinnocentsabroad.com

Duration:00:54:27

21: Who is today's Beat Generation?

6/22/2018
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Who is today's 'Beat Generation'? Looking at some of the great figures of the literary and cultural movement, we compare with today's reality. Bringing in Jack Kerouac, Allen, Ginsberg, Hunter S. Thompson, and even some Anthony Bourdain along the way. Take a road trip with the Innocents Abroad.https://www.newyorker.com/magazine/2007/10/01/drive-he-wrotehttps://www.youtube.com/watch?v=BYgv7ur8ipghttp://theinnocentsabroad.com

Duration:00:33:45

20: Living in a Post-Modern World

5/22/2018
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This week's podcast features stories from Georgia and Hong Kong, highlighting the first edition of the Devolution Review magazine, the spirit of protests and raves, the young people making a difference in Europe, references to Stefan Zweig, postmodernism, and how to get a visa to go to a country at war. Because why not?Hosted by Yaël Ossowski and Todor...

Duration:00:37:18

Episode 19: Cuba Crumbles

5/7/2018
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Is it important to visit a place and see it with your own eyes? On this episode, we get tales of Cuba from Yaël. The streets, the socialism, and the sad faces. What is really happening underneath? Todor fills us in on the juxtaposing beauties of the Republic of Georgia, a post-communist country that has radically evolved to be a must-visit country that is already hard to leave.7. May 2018http://theinnocentsabroad.com

Duration:00:39:23

Episode 18: East vs. West

2/6/2018
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East versus West. What constitutes a western country, and what's an eastern country? Is it cultural? Reflective of how societies are organized? What about art and expression?Todor and Yaël debate the notion and recount their recent trip to Odessa, Ukraine, where they were confronted with the debate, and also put the final touches on the first printed edition of the Devolution Review magazine.http://theinnocentsabroad.comhttp://devolutionreview.com

Duration:00:34:32

Episode 17: Understanding Sports

12/1/2017
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What qualifies as a sport, and why do people enjoy them? Some thoughts on understanding sports and the philosophy behind them. Bonus: Yaël explains NASCAR, Todor hates on dart players, and somewhat of an agreement is reached on whether golf is an elite sport.http://theinnocentsabroad.com

Duration:00:33:00

Episode 16: Whiny Baker-Miller Pink Millennial

10/23/2017
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Is this whole "digital nomad millennial life" just fake? Is Elon Musk a hero or government grant gargling villain? Will his innovations last? Are the Baltics the best part of Europe? And what the hell is Baker-Miller pink? Tune in this week for another take on life and society abroad with The Innocents Abroad.23. October...

Duration:00:39:51

Episode 15: Disruption Function

10/7/2017
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SHOWNOTES:Broadcast on 7. Oct 2017 from Vienna, Austria and Belgrade, Serbia.ARTICLES:We are all Catalonians now: Why the Spanish crisis matters for all nationswww.washingtonexaminer.com/we-are-all-catalonians-now-why-the-spanish-crisis-matters-for-all-nations/article/2636560Ricky and Mortyhttp://www.dailymotion.com/video/x62taqmBOOKS:Attack of the 50 Foot Blockchain: Bitcoin, Blockchain, Ethereum & Smart Contractshttp://amzn.to/2y6Qa7GPredictable Revenuehttp://amzn.to/2yxSnuABlack Rednecks,...

Duration:00:50:50

Episode 14: Ruled By Algorithms

7/16/2017
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On this episode, Todor and Yaël debate Man versus Machine. What happens when the machines take over? What about our simulated realities? Are we already taken over by algorithms? Are social networks actually expanding, or are we filtering them even more to cater to only specific interests and people? Plus, some thoughts on the dystopian nature of...

Duration:00:57:25

Episode 13: Religion and Multiplying

6/22/2017
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This episode of the podcast focuses on religion, both its impact on society, and how it can be used to shape culture. We catch up on our travels in South Korea, Greece, Georgia, Virginia, Tennessee, and try to figure out how to speak Asian languages.Shownotes:Serifos, Greece: http://blog.yael.ca/post/161233852864/in-megalo-livadi-on-the-greek-island-of-serifosSeoul Searching: https://youtu.be/wbyMahgNJgYNorth Korea:...

Duration:00:48:02

Episode 12: Passion Projects

5/7/2017
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On this episode of the podcast, we explore passion projects. From time to time, we're motivated to put something together out of pure enjoyment and passion. At times, others partake in that vision. We'll be talking about the launch of Devolution Review, literary circles, meetup groups, and the best way to popularize writing.Awful German languagehttps://www.cs.utah.edu/~gback/awfgrmlg.html100 ways to improve your...

Duration:00:46:49

Episode 11: Podcast on Podcasts

4/8/2017
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For this episode, Todor and Yaël explore some of their top podcasts they'd recommend. Some frank breakdowns of some, and too much praise for others. Enjoy!08. April 2017The Art of Manlinesshttp://www.artofmanliness.com/podcast/No Agenda Showhttp://noagendashow.comThe Gold Newsletter Podcasthttp://goldnewsletter.com/podcast/The Fifth Columnhttp://www.wethefifth.com/Monocle 24: The Globalisthttps://monocle.com/radio/shows/the-globalist/The Rubin Reporthttp://www.rubinreport.com/The spiked...

Duration:00:46:37

Episode 10: The Innocents Abroad at LibertyCon

3/27/2017
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We broadcast live from the 2017 LibertyCon in Prague, Czech Republic. We talk about the LibertyCon, the various European stereotypes, pushing libertarianism, hearing from the expat audience members, how useful is politics, and who hates their country the most?http://theinnocentsabroad.comOriginally recorded March 18th 2017.

Duration:00:44:04

Episode 9: The Eternal Sunshine of the Uber Mind

2/26/2017
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A quick review of Los Angeles, St. Petersburg, Florida, and Washington, D.C., why clubs must die, Richard Spencer at the International Students For Liberty Conference in Washington, D.C., friendship philosopher, phone calls, Old Man Todor, free speech, Blaire White, the movie Arrival versus Denial, debating facts, interpretations of WWII, and our live recording at LibertyCon in Prague next month!Music: Arcade Fire -- Modern Man, Post Malone -- CongratulationsSHOWNOTES:...

Duration:01:01:45

Episode 8: Camus Not Amused

1/13/2017
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This episode brought Todor and Yaël back together both on the European continent. This time, the topics covered include international visa regimes and Stefan Zweig, Todor’s Zweig book review, Albert Camus, the realities of trying to be a writer, and whether the institutions of religion are vital for upholding moral codes. This episode was recorded on Facebook Live.Music: Mickey 3D -- Les Enfantshttp://theinnocentsabroad.com

Duration:01:03:29