Industrial Revolution Part 2 (ep 9)

What’s the difference between the 1st Industrial Revolution and the 2nd? The story of how Industrialization spread across the world – and changed it forever. Also: A story titled “Shit-cago.” So there’s that.

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Industrial Revolution Part 1 (ep 8)

On the 8th episode we explore how the industrial revolution was born in Britain and transformed the country, making it the most powerful in the world. It also completely changed capitalism forever.

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To the Left (of the Atlantic) (ep 6)

On the 6th episode we cover perhaps the most dramatic, heartwrenching, historically important breakup of all time: THE AMERICAN REVOLUTION. The split between the colonies was a game changer for the world, and it was really all about money.

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The Magic of Debt (ep 5)

On the 5th episode of the podcast we have some fun with DEBT – which good or bad, is kind of like magic. One second there’s no money, then SHAZAM there’s $400,000 for a house. What’s that about? This week on the show, we get into debt. Specifically: CREDIT CARD DEBT.

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Capitalism Begins (ep 4)

On the 4th episode of the podcast we begin our recurring series on the HISTORY of the capitalism. And appropriately: we’ll begin at the beginning. How did capitalism start? When did capitalism start? How did it change things immediately, and what does that mean to us today? We’ll get into it.

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Biased against Bias (ep 3)

This week on the show we look at BIAS – and the the way it completely ruins our ability to judge the truth of things. I’m talking biases I have, you have, the political parties have, all types of biases. Even the bias AGAINST bias. We’ll also explore why learning to consider our bias and see past it is so important.

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Inspiring Depression (ep 2)

On episode 2 we step back and ask do the economy and capitalism and democracy really not work as well as they used to, or does it just feel that way? We’re gonna ask how bad things really are, and how you even define that in the first place.

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Comedy about the Economy (ep 1)

On the first episode I explore what the show’s going to be about: the growing diconnect between everything. Capitalism’s completely transforming our world and even human nature itself. Sometimes for the better, often for worse, and mostly both. Goal here: to understand what the hell is happening to the world and what to do about it.

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