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Episode 68: Laurel, Yanny, Cillizza, Kim and Hamas

Topics:

  • Audio perception clip, Laurel/Yanny
  • Perceptions are just a filter
  • McGurk effect
  • Cillizza crosshairs on Trump GIF
  • Gaza was a persuasion event
  • Any photo or video whose intent is persuasion…is a potential lie.
  • Reporting is suspect
  • Debunking of those reports is also suspect
  • North Korea walk-away and other developments
  • Guilty looking/acting people

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Episode 67: North Korea Walks From Negotiating Table. Who Saw That Coming?

Topics:

  • Why did Kim walk from negotiating table?
  • U.S. and South Korean military exercises at border
  • His request is justified
  • Easy for U.S. to resolve the disputed point
  • A good “walk away” by Kim

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Episode 66: The Mental Problem that is the Middle East

Topics:

  • Israel land rights
  • Are Palestinians allowed to own land in Israel?
  • Can Palestinians lease land owned by the Israeli government?

I fund my Periscopes and podcasts via audience micro-donations on Patreon. I prefer this method over accepting advertisements or working for a “boss” somewhere because it keeps my voice independent. No one owns me, and that is rare. I’m trying in my own way to make the world a better place, and your contributions help me stay inspired to do that.

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Episode 65: Politics is an Insult Contest and Only One Player Knows the Rules

Topics:

  • Whiteboard discussion
  • Politics is an insult contest
  • Chris Rock did a version of this joke in 2008…
  • “I like people that weren’t captured, okay?”
  • Common Filter vs. Persuasion Filter
  • Flattery as a weapon
  • Prediction Meltdown
  • Bowling Contest vs. Insult Contest

I fund my Periscopes and podcasts via audience micro-donations on Patreon. I prefer this method over accepting advertisements or working for a “boss” somewhere because it keeps my voice independent. No one owns me, and that is rare. I’m trying in my own way to make the world a better place, and your contributions help me stay inspired to do that.

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For persuasion-related content in book form, see my bestselling book, Win Bigly.

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Episode 64: The Middle East is a Mental Problem, Not a Real Estate Problem

Topics:

  • My book, God’s Debris
  • What and where is the Holy Land?
  • Land = Location and stuff
  • Homes made from Holy Land bricks?
  • If the old ways of thinking got us where we are today…
  • Would God be happy if we all find a way to live peacefully?

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Episode 63: Scott Explains How Jokes Work Because Half the Country is Confused

Topics:

  • Whiteboard discussion
  • Party of Hate (POH) came after me yesterday
  • 30% of people lack a sense of humor
  • 2-of-6 Rule of Humor
  • Punching UP vs. Punching DOWN
  • Jokes that don’t work
  • “Uncanny Valley” concept

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Episode 62: Khomenie Reads Fire and Fury, the Meaning?

Topics:

  • Khomenie appears to have a sense of humor
  • Korean Summit in Singapore
  • No US Ambassador for Singapore?

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Episode 61: Black Lives Matter GNY Leader Hawk Newsome

Topics:

  • Improving race relations
  • Black community perceptions and experiences
  • Interactions with law enforcement
  • Legislative changes for law enforcement
  • Prison reforms
  • Study: prison violence reduced 46% by changes in prison food
  • Salt-Sugar-Fat, the “golden combination” that produces food addiction
  • Reparations

I fund my Periscopes and podcasts via audience micro-donations on Patreon. I prefer this method over accepting advertisements or working for a “boss” somewhere because it keeps my voice independent. No one owns me, and that is rare. I’m trying in my own way to make the world a better place, and your contributions help me stay inspired to do that.

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Reframing Iran and the Middle East

According to popular opinion, the current situation in the Middle East is that the Iranian government, along with everyone it finances and arms in the region, will stop at nothing to conquer Israel and the rest of the world. Given that Iran has shown a recent willingness to develop secret nukes and not-so-secret missiles, common sense says we have to treat this version of reality as 100% accurate.

So how do you solve a problem in which Iran wants to destroy both the United States and Israel? There is no path to a win-win in that version of reality. We either stay in a state of permanent low-grade proxy war or else one side crushes the other. Two bad choices. Read More »

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Episode 60: Ego and Morality

  • Whiteboard discussion
  • Moral flexibility
  • Loser strategy
  • Master Persuader view of the world
  • Ego as a tool
  • Ego as who you are

I fund my Periscopes and podcasts via audience micro-donations on Patreon. I prefer this method over accepting advertisements or working for a “boss” somewhere because it keeps my voice independent. No one owns me, and that is rare. I’m trying in my own way to make the world a better place, and your contributions help me stay inspired to do that.

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For persuasion-related content in book form, see my bestselling book, Win Bigly.

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