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Podcast Appearance: Why the Intellectual Dark Web Failed
My appearance on 'Uncomfortable Conversations with Josh Szeps,' talking about Dave Rubin, the problems with the media, and a fun range of tangents.
My third (and best) podcast appearance, talking with the wonderful Josh Szeps. Though the central theme is “what happened to the IDW”, we also talk about:
What’s interesting - or not - about Dave Rubin
AI sentience, and the threat of nuclear apocalypse
Whether Christopher Hitchens would have been deranged by Twitter
How we should judge whether news is of vital importance
Criminal justice reform, and treating each case as it’s own
‘In Defence of Flogging’ by Peter Moskos
My problem with Terminator 2
The difficulty in speaking with ‘cancelled’ people
Signs to be optimistic about the new media
Why Neeva is a better search engine than Google
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