Ask A Genius 451 – The Future of Cultures (4)

In-Sight Publishing Ask A Genius 451 - The Future of Cultures (4) November 22, 2018 [Beginning of recorded material] Rick Rosner: My wife and I, before we were married; we are broke. Once we got married, it turned us into a powerful income generating and savings team. It made me straighten up and get employed. We …

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The Middle-Aged Genius’s Guide to Almost Everything 26 – The Changing Landscape for Men (2)

In-Sight Publishing The Middle-Aged Genius’s Guide to Almost Everything 26 - The Changing Landscape for Men (2) November 22, 2018 [Beginning of recorded material] Rick Rosner: In the current atmosphere, to use an example that is not pertaining to gender relations but from 20 years ago, there came a point at which telling ethnic jokes were …

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Ask A Genius 450 – The Future of Cultures (3)

In-Sight Publishing Ask A Genius 450 - The Future of Cultures (3) November 21, 2018 [Beginning of recorded material] Rick Rosner: You mentioned off-tape the traditional forces or the forces for tradition out-reproducing simply the more eccentric ways of living. A good example might be Catholic families. If Catholic families pump out 5 kids on average and …

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Ask A Genius 449 – The Future of Cultures (2)

In-Sight Publishing Ask A Genius 449 - The Future of Cultures (2) November 20, 2018 [Beginning of recorded material] Rick Rosner: Although, there is room for variation on that. There are plenty of gay people among humans and a certain gayness among animals. That may or may not - gayness - add to the reproductive fitness of …

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Ask A Genius 448 – The Future of Cultures (1)

In-Sight Publishing Ask A Genius 448 - The Future of Cultures (1) November 19, 2018 [Beginning of recorded material] Scott Douglas Jacobsen: What is the future of cultures or, in particular, sub-cultures? Rick Rosner: Culture is two things. One is the structure of society. Another is the type of entertainment people like. Let's talk about the future …

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Ask A Genius 447 – The Future of Values (2)

In-Sight Publishing Ask A Genius 447 - The Future of Values (2) November 18, 2018 [Beginning of recorded material] Rick Rosner: There will continue to be some form of human economy. The financial transactions at the highest level of civilization will be built around the value of all bunch of stuff that is valued now. Human artifacts, …

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Ask A Genius 446 – The Future of Values (1)

In-Sight Publishing Ask A Genius 446 - The Future of Values (1) November 17, 2018 [Beginning of recorded material] Scott Douglas Jacobsen: Let's talk about the future of values and what this implies for sectors of society, we can focus on America, since this is where you're from.  Rick Rosner: I am not talking about the Golden …

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Ask A Genius 445 – Paths of Increasing Order (2)

In-Sight Publishing Ask A Genius 445 - Paths of Increasing Order (2) November 16, 2018 [Beginning of recorded material] Scott Douglas Jacobsen: How can that argument be misinterpreted or misused? Rick Rosner: One of the greatest philosophical cottage industries has been being wrong about consciousness. It is easy to make category errors. The category error is …

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Ask A Genius 444 – Paths of Increasing Order (1)

In-Sight Publishing Ask A Genius 444 - Paths of Increasing Order (1) November 15, 2018 [Beginning of recorded material] Scott Douglas Jacobsen: Why is information processing the path increasing order takes? Rick Rosner: In another discussion, we talked about what life is, or at least higher animal life. It leads to the question, "Why is information processing …

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The Middle-Aged Genius’s Guide to Almost Everything 25 – The Changing Landscape for Men (1)

In-Sight Publishing The Middle-Aged Genius’s Guide to Almost Everything 25 - The Changing Landscape for Men (1) November 15, 2018 [Beginning of recorded material] Scott Douglas Jacobsen: We were talking about the changing landscape for men. This is for Middle-Aged Guide. What can men do to engage with the modern world? Rick Rosner: Say you're a …

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