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Paleomodern Polymaths 31: Polymaths Propose Perplexing Predicaments

Ryan and I start 2018 out with a new podcasting plan


Paleomodern Polymaths 25 Zoë Mattioli, How to Travel the World at 23, Self-Experimentation

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Paleomodern Polymaths 24 Danielle Dallas Roosa, Creating a Show, Social Media Anxiety, Authenticity

Intro What is Making the Mark/what led you to make it? What does Danielle struggle with now? What potentially misguided actions has Danielle taken to project a public image?/How did she bounce back from it Danielle's recommendations for people who are getting caught up trying to please others instead of being their authentic selves* (my favorite segment) Why is it important that Danielle make her own show now Danielle's Thesis: Life as a Performance How to relieve yourself from...

Paleomodern Polymaths 21 Amelia Hollow: How to Get Unstuck, Becoming Creative, Depression, Soberity

Intro [0:00] Background on Amelia/not belonging in corporate America Where does Amelia belong/how to find your career passions The unique phase Amelia's life is in right now What Amelia is struggling with now What inspired me to start a podcast How our mindsets have shifted since graduating college How to get unstuck/become a creative What Amelia would do if she could do anything My story of experiencing and overcoming multiple periods of depression Why I'm sober "What about ourselves are...

Paleomodern Polymaths 11: Brandon Raphael Returns, Sexless Relationships, Being a Love Avoidant


Paleomodern Polymaths 17 Ryan's Audio Diary, Losing His Father

More A powerful story. Just listen to it.

Paleomodern Polymaths 10: Therapy, Sexual Insecurities, Ryan's First Kiss

More Based on Brandon's suggestions. Deeper move provocative, uncomfortable for the listeners. Link to helping joe cim episode. Why I put myself in therapy/saw psychologists. Why I thought Ryan was a douce and stopped hanging out with him. How I add structure to my life to connect with people more, and avoid depression. Ryan's depressive...

Paleomodern Polymaths 9 Brandon Raphael: Advice for Ourselves, Living in the Present, Tinder

More How difficult it is to actually get a job as an overachieving millenial, physics PTSD revisited, becoming independent in your early 20s, living with your parents, dating while living with your parents, romanticizing isolating, why Brandon and I chose the physics major, how our degrees feel meaningless, what we would do if we made our ideal college program, what we thought our lives would be like at 22/23 vs what they actually are, the lifestyle we want...

Paleomodern Polymaths 7 Jamil Hijazi: Meditation, Dreams, Losing Yourself, and New Years Resolutions

We caught up with Jamil, who I really haven't seen since middle school, we heard about how he got into the podcast, why he made the decision to travel at 20, living in Boulder Colorado, Denver, California, couch surfing, and working in Alaska for a summer. Using travel as a way to learn/be exposed to different subcultures. The linearization of full time jobs/school/the standard american lives. The difference between creative work and straightforward work/careers, how Ryan and I utelize the...

Paleomodern Polymaths Episode 5: Raymond Sanchez, Grad School, Charlie's Half Marathon Story

More Ryan and I are joined by the number one fan of the podcast Raymond Sanchez. I wanted to get Raymond on the show to hear about his decision to go to graduate school (he is getting a Ph.D in Neuroscience at University of Washington), especially because Ryan and I almost went to grad school, but instead chose different paths. I ended up telling a story that...