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Premium Episode 5: Mazes and Monsters and an Intro to the Satanic Panic (Unlocked)

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We’ve Been Busy

It’s been a big winter for Wetwired! We just finished writing the script for our very first premium episode, and we’re scheduled to record tomorrow. We’ll be covering and critiquing David Graeber and David Wengrow’s latest book, The Dawn of Everything. A lot has happened since we launched a couple of months ago. Since we …

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This is Happening!

Welcome to Wetwired! We’ve been working in secret to write and record our first episodes. Wetwired is the place where we look past the media that we’re all force fed and try to understand what’s really going on. Sometimes that means we’ll cover big ideas (like our first two episodes about the Protestant Ethic). Other …

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WE LIVE!

We’ve been working in secret to write and record our first episodes. Wetwired is the place where we look past the media that we’re all force fed and try to understand what’s really going on. Sometimes that means we’ll cover big ideas (like our first two episodes about the Protestant Ethic). Other times we’ll be …

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Premium Episode 1: Deere John and UAW Corruption

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Thought Leaders and Cargo Cult Intellectuals

Richard Feynman used the term “cargo cult science” to describe something that has the superficial trappings of science but operate closer to the level of storytelling. “How the Leopard Got its Spots” is not science, but the explanation might satisfy Deepak Chopra. This is from Feynman’s 1974 commencement speech at Caltech: During the Middle Ages …

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It's ugly out there. But we know that it doesn't have to be. Listen to your hosts Jules and Sean get familiar with the grifters and con artists, cults and gurus, religions and conspiracy theories of a culture reaching its sell by date.

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