#622: A Rare In-Person Random Show with Kevin Rose — VR Workouts, I Bonds, Excellent Movies, Recent Books, Lessons from Amy Tan, How to Shape Your Mind, and More
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Technologist, serial entrepreneur, world-class investor, self-experimenter, and all-around wild and crazy guy Kevin Rose (@KevinRose) rejoins me for another episode of The Random Show.
In this one, we discuss conspirituality, opening the doors of perception with prescription and meditation, movies we've been enjoying, fictional world-building, high-interest I bonds, lessons from Amy Tan, full-body MRI scans, Austin vs. San Francisco, why I refrain from "gotcha" interviews on this show, and much, much more.
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[05:35 ] Why we’re recording this in Los Angeles.
[09:40 ] What are we drinking?
[12:06 ] Why I aim for evergreen interviews over gotchas on this show.
[21:51 ] Where Kevin wants me to take this show.
[23:35 ] Scenes: Austin vs. San Francisco.
[25:55 ] I did not start the conspirituality.
[32:17 ] Opening the doors of perception with prescription and meditation.
[38:34 ] Movies we’ve been watching.
[50:18 ] A peek into my world-building, fictional foray.
[56:13 ] Are we too old for podcasting?
[57:18 ] Should you buy I bonds right now? (Reminder: not financial advice!)
[59:46 ] Lessons from Amy Tan.
[1:02:27 ] How we get suckered into paying for services we haven’t used in years.
[1:03:30 ] Fat, bald, and bastardly is no way to go through life, son.
[1:05:44 ] Supernatural fitness: the only thing Kevin likes about VR.
[1:07:06 ] Why you might want to consider getting a full-body MRI scan.
[1:11:44 ] Mind over matter.
[1:17:48 ] What the current state of medicine hints about its future.
[1:25:27 ] Parting thoughts.
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