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Australia

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A philosophy podcast based on assessing thought experiments to think more about each other and ourselves.

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English


Episodes

Talking About Veganism With Jeezy

9/7/2017
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As per usual this was another interesting discussion with @theonejrf. Veganism is a topic I have wanted to discuss on the podcast for quite a while now and I am excited to open up the discussion. The debate on the treatment of animals is one that digs to our very core. It challenges all of our moral bedrocks and causes us to analyse the morality of our treatment of humans as well as animals. We go into great depth about these issues as we scratch the surface on the greater debate that...

Duration: 00:41:05


Senators, Nazism and Vegans, Featuring Jeezy

8/22/2017
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In this episode Jeezy and I cover a broad range of political subjects as per usual. However there is important set-up to an episode we will be doing sometime soon, so pay attention to that! For more information on the veganism debate listen to: Destiny vs Vegan Gains: https://youtu.be/-Ssj0AYumQY à-bas-le-ciel: https://www.youtube.com/user/HeiJinZhengZhi Follow me on Twitter @advocate4devil Follow Jeezy @thonejrf Visit Scalenemedia.com for more.

Duration: 01:08:55


Talking Cryptocurrency with Norbert

7/25/2017
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In this episode, I talk with my friend Norbert who trades Cryptocurrencies! We discuss the inner working of a cryptocurrency, the differences between each currency, and the politics involved with cryptocurrency. We also talk financials very briefly, including how you should invest in crypto cap! If you want to follow the crypto market visit this website: https://coinmarketcap.com/ Hope you enjoy the episode! Follow me on twitter: @Advocate4devil Like me on Facebook:...

Duration: 00:43:18


My Economic Philosophy - Milk, Bread, and the Pencil

7/11/2017
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Finally was able to release the episode! This is a building block for the discussions I will be having in the future. It is my core economic opinions that I would like to be challenged and that I would like to discuss. It's good for me to get this out of the way now so that in the future you know exactly what I believe and what I mean. I am excited for the debates involved with economics that I have planned! Look at that oxford comma in the title

Duration: 00:18:20


Talking Tangents 1:01:45 - Read The Description

7/3/2017
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IM BACK! The real title is: Talking Tangents 1:01:45 - We discuss compulsive liars, storytelling, high school shenanigans, what it means to be cool, the dissappointment of being a magician and why David's family hates him, we go on random and obscure bits and also at one point we drink some alcohol. That's such a good title. Visit scalenemedia.com for more content.

Duration: 01:01:44


Discussing A Flat Earth with The Laughing Ogre

5/21/2017
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In this much anticipated episode, I discuss the Flat Earth conspiracy theory with The Laughing Ogre. This was a great conversation and I learned quite a lot about the highly controversial conspiracy theory. The Laughing Ogre: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCFqrzOry64eXUDvc6yFcsPQ https://twitter.com/theogre710 Visit Scalenemedia.com for more content.

Duration: 01:08:23


Locating Political Differences With @theonejrf

4/18/2017
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In this episode we dive back to the podcasts roots and have a discussion about politics. We nut out some differences but have a healthy amount of consensus about the state of the right wing; in Australia and around the world. Make sure you show @theonejrf some love. Visit scalenemedia.com for more content. See you next week!

Duration: 01:11:13


Talking Tangents: Cucked By Kendrick And Dnd Made Me A Destroyer Of Worlds

4/10/2017
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In this episode David and I discuss everything from the Cold War and nuclear arms all the way up to Dungeons and Dragons and why you should give it a shot. As per usual, they are extremely different topics. Don't forget to like, comment or leave a review on iTunes.

Duration: 01:03:13


Talking Tangents: I'm Not Drunk Sir, I'm Just Disabled

4/1/2017
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In this episode, Luke Skywalker wouldn't stop staring at me... We talk about Star Wars (The originals, obviously), Policing, drink driving and bad drivers in general. We go from small talk to philosophy, like always! Plus theres an amazing David anecdote that got the name sake. Visite scalenemedia.com for more! (You can find my blog there too!)

Duration: 01:05:18


Talking Tangents: The Mayor Of Frown Town, Animators And Why Bullying Is Good For You

3/26/2017
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Welcome everyone! Bullying is good for you I swear. Seriously. Listen to the podcast. There might be nuance behind that statement, or there might not be, who knows? Check out the blog here: http://scalenemedia.com/blog Facebook: www.facebook.com/DescartesThoughtExperiments Twitter: twitter.com/Advocate4Devil

Duration: 01:04:25


Talking Tangents - Jontron vs Destiny And The Nature Of Political Opinions

3/19/2017
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Watch the debate here: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=6RQA9GZprqM In this episode David and I discuss the nature of debating controversial topics and which side we stand on in the Destiny vs Jontron debate. This was by far one of the strangest debates I have ever heard and it can be reflected in the like to dislike ratio of the video. It was extremely polarising and the fact it was so polarising is worrying. Stay woke Twitter. /s For more content visit descartesexperiment.com

Duration: 01:07:19


Talking Tangents: Trump Is The Best Sportsmen Youve Ever Seen

3/11/2017
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In this episode, David and I discuss sport theory, how annoying it is to train children and even the big man himself, Trump. Visit descartesexperiment,com for more.

Duration: 01:01:12


The Cartankerous Backyard Honeypot Podcast

3/7/2017
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Hey everyone, thanks for tuning in! If you would like the link to the visual episode of the podcast I am not going to give it to you... https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=GQx4938jdT0 woops.... Visit descartesexperiment.com for more.

Duration: 00:58:53


Talking Rap - Our Recommendations, All Roads Lead To Kendrick ft. @headasshiphop

3/4/2017
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All Roads Lead to Kendrick. In this episode we discuss the albums we recommended to each other a fortnight ago and our first thoughts. We geek out over Kendrick when we discuss who we think might be the G.O.A.T.

Duration: 01:06:36


TT: Copyright Not Intended, But I Get Paid Higher On Sundays For Shanking Greg In A Park

2/26/2017
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The title was so long it almost didn't fit... We were in extremely good moods and it is reflected through our absolutely insane conversation. ENJOY! Visit descartesexperiment.com for more.

Duration: 01:03:45


Off The Cuff - The Bigger Picture of the Penalty Rates Cut

2/23/2017
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The Penalty Rates Cut has been massively in the news lately and buzzing on twitter and Facebook as Aussies go mad at the recent cut to penalty rates. I hope my opinion isn't too contrarian for you, but hear me out. Visit descartesexperiment.com for more.

Duration: 00:14:48


Talking Tangents: Catholic Oedipus Loves Trump As A Friend

2/17/2017
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In this episode we have not two but four people! Return guest Jeremy, a newbie Chris and of course, David the man! Today our conversations get deep and educational. visit descartesexperiment.com for more.

Duration: 00:57:11


Talking Tangents: MF Alchemy: Turning Potassium Into Rap

2/11/2017
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In this episode David and I discuss a lot of things. Coming up with a description summarising our conversations is incredibly difficult and it is seeming like it's getting harder. There is egg shakers and even a rap verse though. Which is kinda cool. ENJOY Idubbbz content cop video: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=N8vaJaFCFYA&t=1s Visit descartesexperiment.com for more.

Duration: 01:00:02


Talking Rap with @headasshiphop : Comparing Favourite Albums

2/11/2017
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Today I'll be discussing hip-hop music with @headasshiphop from twitter. We talk about our favourite rappers as we compare our top albums and exchange some recommendations. Visit descartesexperiment.com for more.

Duration: 01:23:30


Talking Tangents: wear protection before you Pop!

2/3/2017
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What a euphemism. A glorious Euphemism. In this episode we go into our thoughts on all thoughts of music, especially instrumentals. See you next week!

Duration: 01:05:01

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