#387: Tristan Harris — Fighting Skynet and Firewalling Attention
"Big Brother isn't watching. He's singing and dancing. He's pulling rabbits out of a hat. Big Brother’s busy holding your attention every moment you're awake. He's making sure you're always distracted. He's making sure you're fully absorbed. He's making sure your imagination withers. Until it's as useful as your appendix." — Chuck Palahniuk Tristan Harris ( and get $50 off your first job post!
#386: Ken Burns — A Master Filmmaker on Creative Process, the Long Game, and the Noumenal
“There’s always the certainty that the opposite of what I might believe in might also be true.” — Ken Burns Ken Burns ( and enter the code you heard during the Peloton ad of this episode to receive $100 off accessories with your Peloton bike purchase.
#385: The World's Largest Psychedelic Research Center
This is something I’ve been working on for ~1.5 years and something diligent scientists have been working toward for 20+ years. This episode features a recording of the press conference announcing the launch of the world’s largest psychedelic research center and the U.S.’s first psychedelic research center --
#384: David Allen — The Art of Getting Things Done (GTD)
"Your head's for having ideas, not for holding them." — David Allen David Allen ( and enter "Tim Ferriss" in the "How did you hear about us?" section!
#383: Mike Phillips — How to Save a Species
"Humans and cockroaches and coyotes are going to inherit the earth." — Mike Phillips [Visit and you'll receive up to $125 off your custom mattress.