Episode Number: 614
Episode Guest: Christopher Ryan
Original Airdate: February 18, 2015
Episode Sponsors: ZipRecruiter, SmartThings, Onnit
Guest Bio: Christopher Ryan, PhD is a psychologist, speaker, and author of the New York Times best seller Sex At Dawn.
Topics Discussed: Portland; smugness; buying pre-worn jeans; being white; redhead men; dying hair; going bald; Rogaine; shaving your head; “rage against the dying of the light“; dying when old; Vince McMahon on Muscle & Fitness magazine cover; TRT; resources for longer lifespans; future of humans; sea slugs; termites; when evolution doesn’t make sense; eugenics; memories from before being born; Oliver Sacks; not remembering faces/prosopagnosia; memories; remembering childhood; Newton and Jamaica Plain neighborhoods in Boston; moving as child; patchouli; incense; Duncan Trussell; Big Sur, California; cocaine; Dr. Gabor Mate; addiction; rat park cocaine and water tests; chimp smoking weed; captive orca whales; primate drug testing; sociopaths and psychopaths; fake emotions; Jimmy Kimmel; celebrities who seem cool; Johnny Depp; being ultra famous; Keith Richards; flamenco guitar; playing an instrument; obsession; guitar players; passion; emotion; Jimi Hendrix; Red Hot Chili Peppers; Phil Hartman stories; working on Newsradio; working on Hard Ball; Saturday Night Live; working by yourself vs. a group; war; Brian Williams lying; unreliable memories; liars; interacting with liars; what Joe would do if he had normal job; coaching and teaching; A Paradise Built in Hell book; leading a boring, normal life; accelerating humans; aging.
My Thoughts: Looking back at some of my notes I barely remember the podcast, and I just listened to it a couple days ago. Not a good sign.
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