We start with dumb comedies and end with the efficiency of the post office. How do we get from one to the other? Listen!
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Differences between the Boston bombing and the World Trade Center attack. What some reactions to the bombing says about racism. What is prejudice?
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Roger and Tom discuss how we care for our young and our old. Also a little Doctor Who talk right at the end.
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Tom gets tricked into not recording a great episode, so you get this one instead.
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How to handle Twitter and people who selectively hate what you post. Can people learn civility? Is politeness the same as open-mindedness. What’s racism and what’s prejudice? Is there a difference?
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Electronics stores, terrorist policy, being an expert on everything, the bankruptcy of brands, how to read a recommendation, the uselessness of help forums, Applebee’s and LA weather.
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Smog in LA and elsewhere, door locks and security, how physical security compares to computer security, the differences of skill among tradespeople, what we think of tipping.
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Sorry we took such a long break. Tom was moving. Roger was at CES. And we had to think about outsourcing. Also why stagnation without inflation is not all bad.
Roger’s got a bum foot. Do unions get a bum rap? How important is money?
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