Modern Manipulation: How Tech Companies Are Using Behavioral Economics (w/ Raoul Pal and Dee Smith)
The Unfulfilled Potential of Minecraft – Assuming a Different Perspective

The Unfulfilled Potential of Minecraft – Assuming a Different Perspective

This video is brought to you by CuriosityStream, if you sign up using the link in the description, you’ll also get access to Nebula, a new streaming platform that I am a part of, but more on that at the end. I’ve always played Minecraft in a very particular way. I like to build bases Read more about The Unfulfilled Potential of Minecraft – Assuming a Different Perspective[…]

What is a Chattel Mortgage?

What is a Chattel Mortgage?

Welcome to the Investors Trading Academy talking glossary of financial terms and events. Our word of the day is “Chattel Mortgage” Under a chattel mortgage, the purchaser borrows funds from the lender to buy a movable property. The lender then secures the loan with a mortgage over the chattel. Legal ownership of the chattel is Read more about What is a Chattel Mortgage?[…]

Bitcoin, Silicon Valley, & The Future of Money (w/ Tim Draper & Mike Green)

Bitcoin, Silicon Valley, & The Future of Money (w/ Tim Draper & Mike Green)

MIKE GREEN: Tim, you’re the closest thing to a scion of venture capital in Silicon Valley that exists. Third generation, and now you’ve brought your son Adam into the business, as well, I guess, your daughter. TIM DRAPER: My daughter, Jessie, runs the Halogen Ventures. She only backs women. MG: She only backs women. Interesting. Read more about Bitcoin, Silicon Valley, & The Future of Money (w/ Tim Draper & Mike Green)[…]

Mommy | Hope & Freedom

Mommy | Hope & Freedom

Xavier Dolan again proves to audiences the distinct arthouse appeal of his films can indeed incorporate heart and warmth in his characters. The story follows a troubled, widowed single mother who raises an equally unsettled son alone in the suburbs of Quebec. She then finds hope in her wretched life when a mysterious neighbour crosses Read more about Mommy | Hope & Freedom[…]

SKYRIM: Freedom of Character

SKYRIM: Freedom of Character

Skyrim is the game critic’s whipping boy. To show how a game does something really well it’s easy to contrast it with Skyrim’s bad example. I’m even more guilty of this than most. It’s an easy out because Skyrim does everything poorly. Bland companions, linear questlines, dry combat. It’s an open world game without enough Read more about SKYRIM: Freedom of Character[…]

Free the Network: Hackers Take Back the Web

Free the Network: Hackers Take Back the Web

[Music] [Music] [Applause] before the tents the pepper spray eviction none of those means Occupy Wall Street was a disparate group of activists roaming around lower Manhattan [Music] they felt cheated in American politics it becomes so bloated with corporate money that something had to give the original plan to physically Occupy Wall Street itself Read more about Free the Network: Hackers Take Back the Web[…]

South Tower Smoking Guns

South Tower Smoking Guns

This is the destruction of the South Tower of the World Trade Center viewed from a helicopter to the south. This particular video clip is rich in details that call the official story into question. Notice the numerous explosions on the west side of the building above the impact point. As the top 30-floor section Read more about South Tower Smoking Guns[…]

Oprah Winfrey Awarded The Medal of Freedom

Oprah Winfrey Awarded The Medal of Freedom

Early in Oprah Winfrey’s career, her bosses told her she should change her name to Susie. (Laughter.) I have to pause here to say I got the same advice. (Laughter and applause.) They didn’t say I should be named “Susie,” but they suggested I should change my name. (Laughter.) People can relate to Susie, that’s Read more about Oprah Winfrey Awarded The Medal of Freedom[…]

APE OUT and FREEDOM

APE OUT and FREEDOM

APE OUT is style. Straight up. Undiluted Does it have complicated controls? No! Dialogue, are you kidding? The simplicity is the point, because nothing should come between you and this game’s aesthetic. Describing APE OUT in non-aesthetic terms is an exercise in missing the forest for the trees. Garbage, who cares. APE OUT is an Read more about APE OUT and FREEDOM[…]