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 11: 8.11: The Printing Press as an Agent of Change—Analogs to the Internet


The printing press and the internet are often compared. How similar in impact are they really?


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   35m
 
 

episode 10: 8.10: The Printing Press as an Agent of Change—Explained


The Printing Press as an Agent of Change—Explained


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 2020-06-03  34m
 
 

episode 9: 8.09: Jurassic Park—Examined


Don’t go into science for the money: you will get killed by dinosaurs.


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 2020-05-20  36m
 
 

episode 8: 8.08: Jurassic Park—Explained


What the well-known novel and movie have to say about science, ethics, epistemology, and hubris.


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 2020-05-06  27m
 
 

episode 7: 8.07: The Age of Spiritual Machines—Examined


The Age of Spiritual Machines—Examined


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 2020-04-15  41m
 
 

episode 6: 8.06: The Age of Spiritual Machines—Explained


Reading Ray Kurzweil’s prognostications about the future—and coming to terms with his ruthless optimism.


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 2020-04-01  34m
 
 

episode 5: 8.05: The Postmodern Condition—Examined


Lyotard’s postmodernism, the politics of power, and aesthetics: what do we keep and what do we reject?


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 2020-03-18  39m
 
 

episode 4: 8.04: The Postmodern Condition—Explained


Jean-François Lyotard on postmodernity, science, and kitschy art.


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 2020-03-04  35m
 
 

episode 4: 8.04: The Postmodern Condition—Explained


Jean-François Lyotard on postmodernity, science, and kitschy art.


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 2020-03-04  35m
 
 

episode 3: 8.03: Phaedrus Examined


Should we even keep reading this book—with its criticisms of books?


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 2020-02-19  32m