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Tagged with “people & blogs” (8)

  1. Russ Roberts AMA

    An Ask Me Anything recorded for AdamSmithWorks on June 4, 2019.

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  2. Adam Hochschild: King Leopold’s Ghost

    Returning guest, author Adam Hochschild, discusses his book King Leopold’s Ghost, which details the Belgian colonization of the Congo. Adam talks about the individuals who publicized the genocide which resulted from the colonization, and how the murder of roughly 10 million Africans was virtually unknown to public consciousness until the past few decades.

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  3. A decade from the crash: Russ Roberts

    I spoke with Russ Roberts, who explained how gambling with other people’s money was an important factor in the crash of 2008.

    Gambling with Other People’s Money: https://www.amazon.com/dp/0817921850/ref=cm_sw_em_r_mt_dp_U_bUmNCbVNTFZ5J

    http://russroberts.info

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  4. Art Bell, R Hoagland, Wayne Green 2nd Moon Hoax Debate

    Original video: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Wy1m_gms8LA
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  5. George Carlin Reading His Book:”Brain Droppings”

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  6. Schrodinger’s Podcat Ep. 6: The AntiWar.com Swear Jar

    Join Avens O’Brien, Yaakov Markel and Carlos Morales for an hour of conversation on topics including: Antiwar.com, people we don’t want to talk about, Porcfest, music, being libertarian Californians, why to stop calling yourself a libertarian (unless you’re a woman), bastardized telepathy, favorite psychology books, shooting people who grab your pussy, and why it’s enough to be wrong, among many other topics.

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  7. Brian Regan - Stand Up Comedy Full HD - Best Comedian Ever

    Brian Regan - Stand Up Comedy Full HD - Best Comedian Ever

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  8. Steve Jobs Lost Interview 1990

    In 1995, Steve Jobs gave a 70 minute interview to Robert X. Cringley for a Public Broadcasting System [PBS] television series, “Triumph of the Nerds.” The television series included ten minutes from the interview. The rest of the tape was feared lost until the original tape was recently discovered in the director’s garage.

    Excerpt: Steve Jobs: I remember reading an article when I was about twelve years old. I think it might have been Scientific American where they measured the efficiency of locomotion for all these species on planet earth. How many kilocalories did they expend to get from point A to point B? And the Condor 1 came in at the top of the list, surpassed everything else. And humans came in about a third of the way down the list which was not such a great showing for the crown of creation. And — but somebody there had the imagination to test the efficiency of a human riding a bicycle. A human riding a bicycle blew away the Condor, all the way off the top of the list. And it made a really big impression on me that we humans are tool builders. And that we can fashion tools that amplify these inherent abilities that we have to spectacular magnitudes. And so for me, a computer has always been a bicycle of the mind. Something that takes us far beyond our inherent abilities.

    And I think w…

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