Ask A Genius 357 – Cycles in History: The Future of Kindness

In-Sight Publishing Ask A Genius 357 - Cycles in History: The Future of Kindness April 8, 2018 [Beginning of recorded material] Scott Douglas Jacobsen: So, you wanted to talk about the future of kindness. What is our future of kindness, and what is your future of kindness? Rick Rosner: Well, alright so, the present and …

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The Middle-Aged Genius’s Guide to Almost Everything 9 – Cutting Losses in Relationships, Other Factors

In-Sight Publishing The Middle-Aged Genius’s Guide to Almost Everything 9 - Cutting Losses in Relationships, Other Factors April 1, 2018 [Beginning of recorded material] Scott Douglas Jacobsen: What are some other factors in terms of cutting your losses within a relationship? Rick Rosner: Well, I would say that the major factors might be whether you …

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Ask A Genius 356 – On the Nurturance of Talent by Oneself

In-Sight Publishing Ask A Genius 356 - On the Nurturance of Talent by Oneself April 1, 2018 [Beginning of recorded material] Scott Douglas Jacobsen: You mentioned in prior sessions about coming to grips with the world, as you are very different. What about the youth that are gifted and talented and needing moderately to even …

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Ask A Genius 355 – Listen Up! Perfectionism, Fucking Up, and College Admissions

In-Sight Publishing Ask A Genius 355 - Listen Up! Perfectionism, Fucking Up, and College Admissions March 22, 2018 [Beginning of recorded material] Scott Douglas Jacobsen: So, perfectionism is a standard or classic trait of gifted and talented youth. You experienced that. What were your pivotal moments of perfectionism? Rosner: I may have been more perfectionistic, …

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The Middle-Aged Genius’s Guide to Almost Everything 8 – Effective Communication

In-Sight Publishing The Middle-Aged Genius’s Guide to Almost Everything 8 - Effective Communication March 22, 2018 [Beginning of recorded material] Scott Douglas Jacobsen: What makes an effective communication? Rick Rosner: Before as a kid, before that was even a thing, I've had many awkward years and they haven't entirely gone away though I've been a …

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The Middle-Aged Genius’s Guide to Almost Everything 7 – Cutting Your Losses in an Argument

In-Sight Publishing The Middle-Aged Genius’s Guide to Almost Everything 7 - Cutting Your Losses in an Argument March 15, 2018 [Beginning of recorded material] Scott Douglas Jacobsen: What about cutting your losses with regards to something small in a relationship, like an argument? You argue over something being moved, like a piece of furniture or …

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Ask A Genius 354 – The Informatonial Translation Problem

In-Sight Publishing Ask A Genius 354 - The Informational Translation Problem March 15, 2018 [Beginning of recorded material] Scott Douglas Jacobsen: We were talking off tape about hardware and software and information and if you have a potentially infinite set of hardware and a hardware implies certain infinities in information. Rick Rosner: I read this …

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Ask A Genius 353 – Independent But Logically Consistent

In-Sight Publishing Ask A Genius 353 - Independent But Logically Consistent March 8, 2018 [Beginning of recorded material] Scott Douglas Jacobsen: What about the blob? Rick Rosner: At some point, once information processes, conscious information processes are decoupled from the human body. It can be easily moved around and merged with other minds or other …

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The Middle-Aged Genius’s Guide to Almost Everything 6 – Buy A House

In-Sight Publishing The Middle-Aged Genius’s Guide to Almost Everything 6 - Buy A House March 8, 2018 [Beginning of recorded material] Scott Douglas Jacobsen: What is the middle-aged advice for buying a house? Rick Rosner: There are all sorts of new models for house buying because the internet is changing everything, but you probably still …

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