Winning Slowly

Taking the long view on technology, religion, ethics, and art. There are plenty of podcasts that will tell you how Apple’s latest product will affect the tech landscape tomorrow, but there aren’t that many concerned with the potential impact of that tech in 2026. In a culture obsessed with now, how can we make choices with a view for tomorrow, next year, and beyond?

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episode 2: 7.02: People Who Don’t Want To Do Things


Any positive vision of the future must contend with people who like the current way of doing things. We discuss personal and communal liturgies as potential ways to address the issue. Show Notes

  • John Deere discussion in 6.13
  • $200M lobbying from oil companies
  • 43 Democrats not even voting on a thing they support
  • $200M in lobbying from oil companies
  • Jake Meador’s articles:
    • “Whose Reaganism? Which Republicanism?” (Mere Orthodoxy)
    • “America’s Farming Crisis, Laid Bare by Midwest Floods” (Christianity Today)
  • “A Community Environmental Project”, Andrew “Spence” Spencer
  • Star Wars: Vision of the Future, Timothy Zahn
  • The church history podcast Stephen keeps mentioning: Communio Sanctorum
Music
  • ”Spring” by Teen Daze
  • “Winning Slowly Theme” by Chris Krycho.
Sponsors Many thanks to the people who help us make this show possible by their financial support! This month’s sponsors:
  • Daniel Ellcey
  • Jake Grant
  • Jeremy W. Sherman
  • Marnix Klooster
  • Nathaniel Blaney
  • Spencer Smith
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 2019-04-11  42m