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Episode 419 Scott Adams: (Part 2) How to Spot a Hoax, Distinguish Good News From Bad and See the Future

Topics: 

  • Applying current hoaxes to the above filter for hoaxes
    • A look at how recent possible hoaxes fit the filter, or not
  • My public statement that Charlottesville was a hoax, with reasons
    • Media IGNORES my claim, won’t report my claim
    • Media wants to perpetuate the hoax?  Why not report story?
  • Fun Whack-A-Mole debunking experiment you can try at home
    • Making a person FORGET a sentence written on a piece of paper
    • This is a repeatable experiment, simple sentence on paper
  • Intelligence does NOT immunize anyone from cognitive dissonance
    • Knowing it’s always POSSIBLE you’re wrong, helps
    • You aren’t as invested in always being correct
  • Highly intelligent people might have more cognitive dissonance
    • Your ego is a perception, you can reprogram it
    • Everything is an impression, a perception which can be changed

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Episode 419 Scott Adams: (Part1) How to Spot a Hoax, Distinguish Good News From Bad and See the Future

Topics (Part 1): 

  • Do US authorities know which Mexican officials are owned by cartels?
    • How hard would it be to find them? Do we already know?
    • Can we confiscate corrupt Mexican officials bank accounts?
  • Larry Elder’s observation about Jussie story
    • Jussie Smollet story outcome is GOOD news
    • Most famous example of racial hate…didn’t happen
      • America is in better shape than we thought
  • Jussie reporting is a DOUBLE HOAX , he never said MAGA hats
    • Oops…he did interview and it’s right there…MAGA hats
    • Changing your opinion is easy when your ego isn’t in the way
  • How to identify a hoax – Whiteboard
    • Anonymous source
    • “Hard to believe” story
    • Other people can’t see it
    • An ordinary explanation fits the facts
    • Gell-Mann Amnesia Effect
      • Physicist noticed news always wrong about physics
      • Realized he should question accuracy of ALL news
      • Rule: The news is wrong about 85% of the time

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 418 Scott Adams: The Three Pillars of TDS

Topics: 

  • A major news story was a fake news hoax…Charlottesville
  • The 3 Pillars of TDS – Whiteboard
    • 1. Charlottesville Hoax
    • 2. Russian Collusion Hoax
    • 3. “Crazy” President Hoax
  • A Presidential candidate said something supporting the KKK?
    • TDS…insane to believe that would ever happen
    • Obviously nuts, yet intelligent people continue to believe
  • David Duke recently announced his support for Rep Omar
    • Does that mean Omar supports the KKK? Obviously not
    • People CAN like things…for different reasons
  • How can people believe President Trump is an anti-semite?
    • Wouldn’t Israel have noticed if that was even possible?
    • NO Jewish leader in America believes it
    • The leader of Israel, PM Netanyahu…doesn’t believe it
    • President Trump’s Jewish family members…don’t believe it
  • Mike Cernovich and I were both called “far right” in a national story
    • We became part of the news
    • Notice that they DON’T report me saying…
      • …Charlottesville was a fake news hoax
    • Every major media outlet follows my Periscope broadcasts
    • Controversial and newsworthy to say Charlottesville Hoax
    • Won’t be reported, cause they’re invested in the hoax
  • Prediction: Independents are having their cake, and eating it too
    • BUT…in the 2020 election booth, accomplishments matter
    • Unaccomplished objectives possible, but he gives it his all
  • Signing up to be an expert, or to find expert advice on WhenHub
    • New feature allows DONATIONS to support these broadcasts

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 417 Scott Adams: Was Live

Topics: 

  • Were McCabe’s actions, treasonous, desperate partisan politics?
  • WhenHub Interface app now offering a DONATE button
    • People were wishing there was a non-Patreon option
  • We watched congress fail right in front of us on wall committee
  • Proposed bill has at least 2 problems per Conservatives
    • 1. Loophole allowing kids to grant adult open door
    • 2. Local cities could block barriers in their vicinity
  • Cartels are buying local officials…and they’ll have a voice on wall?
    • Brandon Darby (border security expert) says it’s happening
  • The cartels will decide if there should be local U.S. wall impeding them
    • Could congress possibly be THAT stupid?

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 416 Scott Adams: Border Funding and Emergencies. Fun!

  • Topics: 
  • President Trump will sign the inadequately funded border bill, AND…
    • …he will declare a national emergency for balance needed
  • He started with a “big ask” which was shot down
    • Then he allowed congress to ignore the experts and fail
    • The public was primed to accept national emergency IF…
    • …congress was unable or unwilling to do their job
  • Can the next President declare a national emergency…
    • …for climate change?
  • Climate change solutions are hopeful, but don’t currently exist
    • Mark Schneider’s interesting question and proposal
    • Why can’t we build nuclear power plants right now?
    • 4th generation nuclear reactors are rated VERY safe 
  • McCabe says after Comey was fired, Article 25 was considered
    • Was there ANY proof or suspicion to support that?
    • Or was it simply a way to remove a duly elected President?
    • Wasn’t that treason?
  • The media should NOT be let off the hook
    • They created an environment that fed and promoted TDS
  • Amazon pulls out of the NYC headquarters project
    • Amazon says projects like that need local support

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 415 Scott Adams: Omar Versus Trump, Manafort, Spartacus

Topics: 

  • Manafort lied, CNN headline calls that a bombshell?
  • Amy Klobuchar calls the AOC New Green Deal “aspirational”
  • Cory Booker beginning to understand phrase, “The Party of Women”
    • Cory says he will “look to women first” for a VP
    • Men need not apply unless all women are unqualified
  • Kamala Harris tax rate statement not getting fact-checked by CNN
  • Jake Tapper’s unfair, mean-spirited coverage of President Trump
    • Jake and CNN believe the President is anti-Semitic…
    • …and Israel hasn’t noticed? How can they believe that?
  • TDS requires two pillars of belief that are obvious hoaxes
    1. Charlottesville hoax
    2. Russia collusion hoax (involving President Trump)
  • Human ego maintenance requires TDS victims cling to the 2 pillars
    • Accepting the 2 pillars as hoaxes…
    • …would be too large of a blow to their ego
  • The human brain protects ego at any cost to maintain self-image
    • TDS symptoms, regardless of how obvious…
    • …can’t be seen and understood, by the victims of TDS

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 414 Scott Adams: The Mueller Non-Report, Wall Funding, Russian Oligarchs, GND Vote

Topics: 

  • Wall committee result ignores the recommendations of the experts
  • President Trump has authority to accept the wall budget…
    • …and THEN declare a national emergency for the balance
    • He also has authority to get money from other budgets
  • El Chapo is guilty, his 14B could possibly be grabbed for the wall
  • We’ve “made a list” of Russian Oligarchs
    • What’s it mean if you’re on that list?  Nothing, it’s just a list
    • BUT, it’s great psychology…we COULD do something
  • McConnell taking AOC’s NGD to a floor vote, with a grin
    • The plan is completely impractical but popular with Dems
    • Now they’ll be on record for or against the impracticality
    • The NGD is brilliant for persuasion, but not practical for vote
  • Jennifer Rubin, possibly the least credible writer working today
    • She calls Beto’s rally speech “soaring rhetoric”
    • Some thought he looked like a college frat boy on cocaine
  • CNN’s unreadably boring story about their original Mueller reports
  • Cory Booker the vegan, eliminates his chance at the Presidency

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 413 Scott Adams: (Part 2) Talking to @Naval Ravikant About All the Important Stuff

PART 2 Topics:

  • Is Universal Basic Income and Socialism the future?
  • What form will future educational systems have?
  • What are life’s biggest illusions?
  • Thoughts on The Simulation
  • Old problems were about scarcity, now they’re about abundance
  • Book author recommendations

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 413 Scott Adams: (Part 1) Talking to @Naval Ravikant About All the Important Stuff

Part 1 Topics: 

  • Trusting experts and science
  • Fusion power’s future
  • Crypto, here to stay?
  • Turn-around specialists for countries (like Venezuela)
  • A retirement plan for the entire U.S. legal population
  • What will the future of news look like?
  • Who currently holds the most power in the U.S.?
    • Who’s thumb is on the scale?
  • Twitter will become an unbiased protocol or…
    • …democracy won’t stand for its control and power
  • Continued in Part 2 of the broadcast

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 412 Scott Adams: Border Funding, Weed, #40YearsofFailure, Apologies

Topics: 

  • Will Congress ignore border experts and disrespect the public?
  • Any diff between the experts and Congress without explanation… 
    • …is spitting in the face of the American public
  • “Finish the Wall” is clever framing
  • “USA” hats, seen at the rally last night, smart move by campaign
  • President Trump’s new hashtag for Iran, support for Iranian people
    • #40YearsofFailure
  • AOC…every Dem candidate for President, backs her Green Deal
    • AOC in effect, is already running the Democrat party
  • Virginia’s non-quitters planning to hang in there
    • Supporters overlooking their sins cause they were so long ago
    • The 20 year rule applies, if they’re better people today
  • A “festival of apologies” is developing, between Dems
  • David Duke endorses Democrat Congressperson Omar
  • People can like something…for completely different reasons
  • Kamala supports recreational weed…cause it brings people joy
    • Good political answer, smart voter persuasion by Kamala
    • Legalization is an obvious, easy path to free votes
  • BBC reports a Trump supporter beat up one of their reporters
    • Rule 1: First version of an emerging story is generally wrong
  • A point / counter-point listing for climate change arguments
    • Qualified people on both sides offer their arguments
    • Provide links and data to support arguments / rebuttals

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.

See all of my Periscope videos here.

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