This week Derrick Chen joins us to chat about immigration, the economics of growth, sustainability, robots, and the advantages of modern conveniences.
We talk about beards, dragon names, grammar nazis, and the evolution of language.
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Tom talks about the end of Buzz Out Loud, Roger and Tom both discuss what makes good content ont he Internet and then Colleen, Chad, Nicole and Darren all join in to chat about all kinds of awesome.
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We talk about the state of California, why we move places, and the state of journalism. Also we talk about Space 2099.
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Someday the population will stabilise or decline. So what happens then?
We talk about what goes into making an actually good President and how we should plan for a population decline.
We talk about trusting cloud for data, robots in cars, and a little more about container homes.
Roger’s plan for living in containers needs a new foundation. But thankfully superheroes and magic distract us.
Tom and Roger are joined by Colleen to talk about some of the issue from the State of the Union including the economy and education.
We evaluate the Mayans, the presidential election and Iyaz Akhtar joins us to decide if we’re living in a reality show. Also zombies.