#645: The Random Show, Mega-Holiday Edition — 2023 Resolutions and New Tools, Extensive Bullshitting, Booze and Ethanol Alternatives, The “Yearly Delete,” A Million Sidebars, Ayahuasca Revisited, Recapping the COCKPUNCH Saga, and Much 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.
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[05:00 ] Welcome to The Random Show #4,732 (or so)!
[05:41 ] Tasty grapes and hard ketones.
[14:28 ] Exogenous ketones — or diabetic horse urine?
[21:29 ] Banana, ketone, tequila, ayahuasca, TV.
[22:52 ] Kevin’s fear of flying vs. my fear of heights.
[29:33 ] Health tracking devices vs. The Quantified Scientist.
[32:47 ] The Peloton Rower.
[41:16 ] Skiing.
[45:24 ] Making Olympic-level picklesport pals on the internet.
[50:55 ] Archery, armor, and kettlebells.
[55:45 ] Meditation retreats.
[1:06:40 ] I’m canceled! You’re canceled! We’re all canceled!
[1:10:44 ] Kevin’s back in the coding saddle again.
[1:11:58 ] The joy of unstuffing.
[1:17:17 ] Living rich instead of dying rich.
[1:31:47 ] Pondering the ethics and implications of AI-generated art.
[1:46:53 ] A Cockpunch colloquy.
[2:22:55 ] How much have I made from The 4-Hour Workweek?
[2:30:10 ] Building NFT communities for the long haul.
[2:34:42 ] Apple lockdown mode.
[2:35:55 ] Am I done with ayahuasca?
[2:54:55 ] Parting thoughts.
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