Ask A Genius 364 – Punks in Cyberspace and the Real World

In-Sight Publishing Ask A Genius 364 - Punks in Cyberspace and the Real World June 1, 2018 [Beginning of recorded material] Scott Douglas Jacobsen: Why is the science fiction of going to Mars unlikely to become a reality as it is traditionally presented to us in the books and movies oriented with a science fiction …

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Ask A Genius 363 – Platonic Forms and Ideas, Memes and Archetypes

In-Sight Publishing Ask A Genius 363 - Platonic Forms and Ideas, Memes and Archetypes May 22, 2018 [Beginning of recorded material] Scott Douglas Jacobsen: What about dissociation of memes defined insofar as they might be considered in the context of Platonic Forms and Ideas? Rick Rosner: All right so, Platonic Ideas and Forms are the idea …

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The Middle-Aged Genius’s Guide to Almost Everything 14 – Insurance

In-Sight Publishing The Middle-Aged Genius’s Guide to Almost Everything 14 – Insurance May 8, 2018 [Beginning of recorded material] Scott Douglas Jacobsen: So, what is insurance? You described off tape it as something about smearing risk. Rick Rosner: Alright. So, part of growing up or at least growing older, one part of it is deciding …

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Ask A Genius 361 – Ungentlemanly Ill-Wishing

In-Sight Publishing Ask A Genius 361 - Ungentlemanly Ill-Wishing May 8, 2018 [Beginning of recorded material] Scott Douglas Jacobsen: So, Trump had a series of unfortunate events in 2017. Can you expound on those as far as you see them? Rick Rosner: A little bit. He had a particularly terrible healthcare effort. It was super …

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Ask A Genius 360 – Lies, Damned Lies, and Fallout

In-Sight Publishing Ask A Genius 360 - Lies, Damned Lies, and Fallout May 1, 2018 [Beginning of recorded material] Scott Douglas Jacobsen: I mentioned the Satanic Temple and Lucien Greaves and poor journalistic practices, especially from Fox News. The Arizona chapter has specifically mentioned this to me in an interview. What was your experience? Let's …

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The Middle-Aged Genius’s Guide to Almost Everything 13 – Getting an Animal

In-Sight Publishing The Middle-Aged Genius’s Guide to Almost Everything 13 – Getting an Animal May 1, 2018 [Beginning of recorded material] Scott Douglas Jacobson: So, what do people bear in mind when they are thinking about getting an animal or if they have an animal? Rick Rosner: Thing one is, can you care for an …

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The Middle-Aged Genius’s Guide to Almost Everything 12 – Cutting Losses With Work

In-Sight Publishing The Middle-Aged Genius’s Guide to Almost Everything 12 – Cutting Losses With Work April 22, 2018 [Beginning of recorded material] Scott Douglas Jacobsen: What about cutting losses regarding a job? Rick Rosner: As with relationships, it hurts less to cut loose a job if you have something else already lined up. So, that …

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