Spinning Logic #142 – David Boaz

Spinning Logic #142 – David Boaz

David Boaz is the executive vice president of the Cato Institute, an American Libertarian think tank. He is the editor of The Libertarian Reader and the author of 6 books including his most recent “The Libertarian Mind: a Manifesto for Freedom”. Today we discuss some of the basic tenets of Libertarianism, the difference between being Libertarian (Big L) vs. libertarian (small l), the war on drugs and the logic behind social liberalism and fiscal conservatism.   You can find out more about David here Or connect with David on Twitter You can buy his book A Libertarian Mind   Show Notes Liberalism and Libertarianism Gary Johnson The Libertarian think tank Cato Institute Iraq Iran war Timeline David mentioned the War on Drugs The Privatization of...
Spinning Logic #141 – James Poindexter

Spinning Logic #141 – James Poindexter

James Poindexter grew up in a shockingly abusive household until he was truly abandoned at the age of 10. After being passed around his family for a couple months he was placed in the dysfunctional foster care system. Despite these challenges, he was able to turn his life around to become a world champion martial artist. He now travels the world speaking about his experience defying the odds and overcoming life’s obstacles. He is also the author of Your Amazing Itty Bitty Foster and Adoptive Parent Guide- 15 Steps to Successfully Connect With Your Foster or Adoptive Teen”.   You can Connect with James Poindexter through his   Website Email LinkedIn Facebook Check out James’ book Your Amazing Itty Bitty Foster & Adoptive Parent Guide: 15 Key Steps to Successfully Connect With Your Foster Or Adopted Teen     Show Notes Itty Bitty Publishing Foster Care Upward Bound Ninjutsu: The Secret Art of the Ninja Ron Wilkerson Kung Fu Raymond “the Real Deal” Daniels 10th Planet Austin TX Eddie Bravo Bang Muay Thai Austin TX Duane “Bang” Ludwig Onnit Invitational James referenced this Henry Ford Quote...
Spinning Logic #140 – Dr. Martin Pepper

Spinning Logic #140 – Dr. Martin Pepper

Dr. Martin Pepper is a true renaissance man. He is a welder, masterdiver, photojournalist, videographer, researcher, and world traveler. He’s a Hall of Fame NCAA Swimming Champion from the University of Arizona where he received 4 degrees, and is now a lecturer in Geology and Earth Science. He was host of the History channel documentary, Atlantis Found, where he combined Geology with major historical events dating back to 1600 B.C to attempt to find the lost city of Atlantis. He was also a finalist on MythBusters: The Search. In this podcast we discuss how he has fallen backwards in life into increasingly incredible opportunities and what is next!   Subscribe to Dr. Martin Peppers YouTube Channel Or connect with him on Twitter   Show Notes   Atlantis Found   Davis Attenborough’s Rise of the Animals   Atlantic Productions   SNL Land Shark Sketch   Zircon is the oldest thing on Earth   Mass Spectrometry   Mythbusters: The Search   Prof. Thomas Seyfried Spinning Logic Episode   Oxford Professor Denis Noble’s Spinning Logic Episode   National Lampoon’s Vacation Marty Moose...