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The McFuture with Steve Faktor

Business & Economics Podcasts

Join futurist, author & innovation maharishi Steve Faktor + world-famous guests for a mind-blowing guide to where tech, economics & culture are taking us. Freakier than Freakonomics, more funny than Planet Money. Featured on Forbes.

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NEW YORK , NY

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Join futurist, author & innovation maharishi Steve Faktor + world-famous guests for a mind-blowing guide to where tech, economics & culture are taking us. Freakier than Freakonomics, more funny than Planet Money. Featured on Forbes.

Twitter:

@ideafaktory

Language:

English


Episodes

Is Google rAIcist? | The McFuture Podcast

3/5/2024
What does the Google Gemini AI debacle reveal about the company, the future of AI, and ourselves?

Duration:00:44:50

Are We The Baddies? My Putin-Tucker Revelations

2/19/2024
HUGE revelations from Tucker Carlson's interview of Vladimir Putin that might make you wonder, "Are we the baddies?"

Duration:00:52:30

Decolonized, Demoralized, Dehumanized: The Lost Israel-Palestine Narratives [The McFuture Podcast]

10/21/2023
https://youtu.be/mgOHTkhJwXA Notice how quickly we went from “We’re just criticizing Israel’s policies!” to celebrating executions of Jews and bombing synagogues. Hamas’s barbaric terrorist attack not only exposed Israel’s fragility, but a global network of antisemitism in academia, media, and our very own friendships. The veil has been lifted. We’re in a Roger Waters wet dream, where he can finally slay Jews and stop milking 50-year-old songs. This episode takes on many of the lost narratives the media won’t dare touch, including: 00:00:00 Why The Deafening Silence, "Friends" and Neighbors? 00:14:55 Donny Deutsch & The Silence of Corporations 00:18:14 The Socialist Macro-Aggressors 00:22:32 Larry Summers & The Ivy League Terror Cells 00:29:56 Three Drivers of Malignant College Leftism 00:32:45 (1) Decolonization 00:38:44 (2) Intersectionality 00:41:43 (3) Demoralization & The KGB 00:47:55 Media Complicity 00:51:32 Jonathan Rosenthal on Moral Equivalency 00:52:45 Dumb & Dahmer: Hamas's Mission (Golda Meir, Sam Harris, Casey Neistat & Ami Horowitz) 01:01:11 Jared Kushner on The Perils of Negotiating with Palestine 01:07:03 Reluctant Conquerors & Noble Victims 01:11:10 What to do with Terror Sympathizers? 01:14:42 Democratic Cleansing 01:16:35 About Colonialism... (featuring Ike Saul) 01:25:27 The Iran Hack 01:33:26 How America Made Iran 01:34:43 How Israel Made Hamas 01:37:52 The Problem With Weaponizing Extremism 01:43:50 Israel's Three Options 01:49:07 More Guns!! 01:50:01 The Shocking Power of X (Twitter) & Corruption of Corporate Media 01:54:20 Conspiracies & Reruns If you enjoy this, please support the show on Patreon & get tons of member exclusives! Also please give a 5-star review on Apple Podcasts. Really helps with visibility. Share & subscribe on: YouTube, iTunes, Spotify, Google, Stitcher, TuneIn, RSS

Duration:01:56:33

10 Radical Ideas To Reanimate The CNN Zombie & Reinvent TV News

6/7/2023
10 radical ideas for reinventing CNN & saving dying cable TV news networks.

Duration:00:16:08

What We’re Forbidden To Say About Aging, Immigration & Wakanda | The McFuture Podcast

5/10/2023
The ONE TREND that will decide future of humanity is buried deep inside a conspiracy theory whose name we dare not speak.

Duration:01:27:39

Fixing Bud Light’s Hannibal Lecter Strategy | The McFuture

4/12/2023
Why the real problem with Bud Light's Dylan Mulvaney trans influencer campaign is...Hannibal Lecter.

Duration:00:22:20

CheatGPT & Other Devious ‘Open Hacks’ | The McFuture Podcast

2/7/2023
What do Netflix, Google, ChatGPT, New York Times, and Chipotle have in common? Open hacks. A devious little mind trick that makes us feel special and gets us to buy more.

Duration:00:17:56

Surviving Twitter | The McFuture Podcast

1/20/2023
7 Ways To Survive Twitter, 4 Building Blocks For Successful Communities & 100% free of Elon love or hate!

Duration:00:36:54

That Socialistic Feeling | The McFuture Podcast

1/13/2023
Taking on all our ill-conceived flavors of socialism — private college, housing & mortgages, crypto, crazy Fed incompetence, and much much more.

Duration:00:37:43

Defective Altruism | The McFuture Podcast

1/4/2023
Steve mud-wrestles "effective altruism" & "long-termism" to conjure a novel, sane & entertaining take on these bastard children of philanthropy.

Duration:00:27:00

BANKMAN, FRIED: The Circumcised Chronicles Of A Bahamian-American Hero

12/23/2022
America's newest superhero, BankMan & his sidekick, Math Girl are here to save us. When business and satire are indistinguishable, THIS is the FTX you need.

Duration:00:57:35

Rotten, Rotten Tomatoes | The McFuture Podcast

11/13/2022
Business breakdowns of the movie industry, medicalizing America, ungrateful billionaires, conspiracies, & of course Rotten Tomatoes.

Duration:00:48:17

All’s Well That’s Orwell

10/10/2022
Facebook Zombies, AI Masters, Persuasion Paradox & Doomed Millennials

Duration:00:34:59

WOKE WAR III

9/30/2022
BIG revelations about the forces tearing America apart & clues on what might bring it together.

Duration:00:36:45

How Princeton Manufactured Minorities & You Can Too!

9/22/2022
It turns out there's a huge loophole in #DEI...and everyone's in on it, except YOU! A must-watch episode.

Duration:00:09:34

Jungle Fever

9/15/2022
How good intentions of the Climate Change NARRATIVE create AWFUL policies that HURT the environment. A tasty sampling.

Duration:00:44:04

(Work) At Home, FOREVER!

8/23/2022
Why #workfromhome is not what you think. Careful what you wish for. A tour-de-force on the #futureofwork.

Duration:00:51:24

#CRYPTOCRASH: 10 Reasons I Don’t Invest in Crypto, Bitcoin or Blockchain

8/13/2022
Recovering finance executive's unconventional & philosophical take on the crypto narrative

Duration:00:36:33

RECESSIONOMICS: Will There Be A Recession in 2022?

7/8/2022
Everything is stupid and stupendous, all at once. Is this a recipe for recession? If so, how serious? Your answers, delivered delightfully & irreverently.

Duration:00:31:33

Our Secret Energy War | The McFuture Podcast

6/29/2022
A crafty secret enemy has co-opted Western media & citizens to sabotage our energy independence & succeeded!

Duration:00:27:53