Show #24: Libertarianism Chewed Over (with Gravy & Cranberry Sauce)

Tim Cavanaugh from Reason magazine returns to praise inauthenticity, contemplate teen sex, and dispense seasonal libertarian cheer.

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Producer: Jeff Diehl | Host: RU Sirius | Gang of Three Chatterers: RU Sirius, Diana Brown, & Jeff Diehl | Featured song: “Never Feel Good” mashup by Party Ben | Intro & Outro: Scrappi DuChamp and Mondo Vanilli (and others)

Reason

Show #23: Is The Universe Conspiring To Shower YOU With Blessings?

Rob Brezny, our favorite optimist and magic man, returns to talk more about his book, Pronoia Is The Antidote to Paranoia and about his Free Will Astrology

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Producer: Jeff Diehl | Host: RU Sirius | Gang of Four Chatterers: RU Sirius, Diana Brown, Sherry Miller, and Jeff Diehl | Featured Song: “Lovemakers on Video” by Matt Hite (THE LOVEMAKERS vs. TRANS-X vs. EMINEM vs. BEASTIE BOYS) | Intro & Outro: Scrappi DuChamp and Mondo Vanilli (and others)

San Francisco, Guns, & O’Reilly | Pronoia is the Antidote to Paranoia | Free Will Astrology | World Entertainment War

Show #22: ReSearch Publisher V. Vale re: J.G. Ballard

V. Vale is an alternative publishing hero. He’s published dozens of awesome books and periodicals through his ReSearch imprint. Here he talks to us mostly about his recent books with J.G. Ballard — J.G. Ballard Conversations (edited by V. Vale) and J.G. Ballard Quotations (Quotations Selected by V. Vale & Mike Ryan).

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Producer: Jeff Diehl |Host: RU Sirius | Gang of Three Chatterers: RU Sirius, Diana Brown, & Jeff Diehl | Featured Songs: “Circus of Life” by Jean Jacques Perrey | Intro & Outro: Scrappi DuChamp and Mondo Vanilli (and others)

ReSearch Publications | J.G. Ballard

Show #21: Burning Man Mainman Larry Harvey

Larry Harvey, maximum leader and initiator of Burning Man, joins us and we talk about the winter of love, the ethos of the burn, and the Chicken John “controversy�

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Producer: Jeff Diehl |Host: RU Sirius | Gang of Three Chatterers: RU Sirius, Diana Brown, & Jeff Diehl | Featured Song: “Wacko Macko is Backo” by electro organic sound system | Intro & Outro: Scrappi DuChamp and Mondo Vanilli (and others)

Burning Man | “Republican Like Me” by Harmon Leon