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A very Dudeist approach to topics of some importance on a pseudo-philosophical plane

A very Dudeist approach to topics of some importance on a pseudo-philosophical plane

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United States

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A very Dudeist approach to topics of some importance on a pseudo-philosophical plane

Language:

English

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3175193256


Episodes

Santa’s Nice List Comes With Caveats

12/5/2021
Deciding who's going on the naughty or nice list is one of the most difficult things Santa has to do.

Duration:00:25:16

Blessings For Another Holiday Season

11/28/2021
Blessings for a holiday season have perhaps never been more necessary than they are at this moment. This edition of the podcast is for everyone.

Duration:00:31:44

Fear and Loathing of the Metaverse

11/21/2021
What is the Metaverse and why are so many people afraid of it? Is this Mark Zuckerberg's fault? Pull up a chair and let's talk through this.

Duration:00:27:31

The Challenge of Reducing Your Digital Footprint

11/14/2021
When we consider the amount of our personal data that is on the Internet, it can get scary. How do we manage our digital footprint?

Duration:00:24:53

Updating The Personal Terms of Service For Your Life

11/7/2021
Every digital device and all the software you use has a Terms of Service contract you must agree to. Our lives are digital. We need one, too.

Duration:00:33:10

What Is The Value of Life, Pt. 8: Sex

9/26/2021
You might think that sex is everyone's favorite topic, and for many it is, but when we start talking about value we change the conversation.

Duration:00:31:32

What is the Value of Life, Pt. 7: Health & Medicine

9/19/2021
Our talk says we value health and medicine. Our actions say something different. Are we lying to ourselves?

Duration:00:34:27

What is the Value of Life, Pt. 6: Education

9/5/2021
Does education only exist to make us employable or is it meant to make us better people? There's no agreement on the answer.

Duration:00:33:27

What Is The Value of Life, Pt. 5: Family

8/29/2021
Family! We all have them, but do they raise our value or do they hinder it? What is the best structure for realizing our value?

Duration:00:33:17

What Is The Value Of Life, Pt. 4: Work

8/22/2021
What we do, our occupation, our work, is an important and unavoidable part of how our lives are valued. That value may be threatened.

Duration:00:26:42

What Is The Value of Life, Pt. 3: Morality

8/15/2021
Morality plays a large role in how we value life. Good is better than bad. The challenge is, how do we define what is good? This isn't easy.

Duration:00:31:53

What Is The Value Of Life, Pt. 2: Economics

8/8/2021
Using economic calculations to place a value on life often falls short of our perception of self-worth. Can one put a dollar value on life?

Duration:00:26:27

What Is The Value Of Life, Pt. 1: What IS Life?

8/1/2021
Every life presumably has value, but just how much value? Are some lives more valuable than others? Depends on one's definitions.

Duration:00:20:44

Is There Too Much To Learn?

7/25/2021
With so much information available and infinite amounts of knowledge to consume, is there a limit to how much one person can know?

Duration:00:17:04

Before You Light The First Firecracker

7/4/2021
Independence Day, July 4, is the quintessential American holiday. Hold up. Before lighting any fireworks, let's talk about true freedom

Duration:00:17:24

That’s Not What I Meant

6/20/2021
The words we write and the words we say are not always taken in the manner that we intend and sometimes that causes some problems.

Duration:00:24:28

I Don’t Have To Be Your Friend

6/13/2021
As we grow older, our selection of friends becomes smaller, sometimes prompting us to question why we were friends in the first place.

Duration:00:19:39

I Forgot What I Came Here For

6/6/2021
I don't always remember what I'm doing, why I'm in this room, or how things work. Memory is complicated. Losing it is frightening.

Duration:00:21:43

Running From the Hands of a Racist

5/30/2021
Emotions are triggered when looking at my hands starts to remind me of a racist grandparent I never wanted to emulate.

Duration:00:20:31

Ending One Life To Search For Another

5/18/2021
Ending the one thing for which we've always been knowing, putting more than 35 years of experience on the shelf, was not an easy decision.

Duration:00:28:20