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147. ’The Unabomber Manifesto’ w/ Tom Harrison


Codex is joined by writer, GM, and podcaster Tom Harrison to try to unpack YET ANOTHER manifesto. You can find your copy of the manifesto online and as a red flag in that guy from work’s backpack.   Industrial Society and Its Future by Ted Kaczynski In 1971 Dr. Theodore Kaczynski rejected modern society and moved to a primitive cabin in the woods of Montana. There, he began building bombs, which he sent to professors and executives to express his disdain for modern society, and to work on his magnum opus, Industrial Society and Its Future, forever known to the world as the Unabomber Manifesto. Responsible for three deaths and more than twenty casualties over two decades, he was finally identified and apprehended when his brother recognized his writing style while reading the 'Unabomber Manifesto.' The piece, written under the pseudonym FC (Freedom Club) was published in the New York Times after his promise to cease the bombing if a major publication printed it in its entirety.     SHOW NOTES:   Previous Episodes: 106. 'Plunder of Gor' w/ Shuffle Quest   Currently Reading: ‘One Piece’ by Eiichiro Oda on the Shonen Jump app   Topics: A surprising, yet not surprising, amount about manga.   Follow TOMEFOOLERY for information about upcoming episodes & books: @Tomefoolery and Facebook.com/Tomefoolery. Please rate and review on iTunes!   WEBSITE: tomefoolery.com STORE: squareup.com/market/codexotica PATREON: patreon.com/codexotica DISCORD: discord.gg/5mq7tPV FB GROUP: facebook.com/groups/tomefoolery


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 2019-04-08  1h13m