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Thursday, January 18, 2018
Those who prepare to live -- also prepare to die! In this Human Meme podcast, host David Boles rallies to the cry of The Doomsday Prepper who is always scheming to die to survive; and, in some ways, so too, is the faithful Mormon family. What happens when those of us who are not Preppers, or Mormons, also survive the end of the world? Do we all share everything? Can you kill enough people who want to take the stuff you stored? These are the conundrums of modern living that will bite, and chew, every survivor -- without swallowing!
Thursday, January 11, 2018
Every century, or so, we are all replaced! In this Human Meme podcast episode, David Boles wonders if we really understand how to manage our hundred year window on life, or if we waste ourselves, elusively, in the search for meaning in work, and in the hope of connecting with another.
Thursday, January 4, 2018
Václav Havel was a Playwright Head of State. In this Human Meme podcast, David Boles, finds delight in the life of Václav Havel, who spent a lifetime of learning to defeat Communism in Czechoslovakia, and who then became a democratically leader of the free world. A Liberal Arts education matters and has grand substance beyond the theoretical and the performance.
Thursday, December 28, 2017
Life is now about paying for access to the best people. In this Human Meme podcast, David Boles shares his realization that to be a fully propagated person, you have to pay to play. You pay the doctor to see you without insurance. You pay The Ivy League, not for just an education, but for access to knowing... people; and this is all the start of opening your wallet to buy your way into more than a middling life.
Thursday, December 21, 2017
We cannot go home again, except to ghosts. We try to return to the living, but we fail because we are unable to recognize, from afar, what we once knew, is no longer. In this Human Meme podcast episode, David Boles steps us back in time to demonstrate how only those who escape, are able to know what was has been lost in the bones.
Thursday, December 14, 2017
A rolling Peter Stone gathers no moss -- nor constructive criticism! In this Human Meme podcast episode, David Boles shares a memory of Peter Stone and his -- "Rule of Threes" -- when it came to revising a Broadway show. Manipulation! Cruelty! Beauty! They're all here, waiting for your discovery as the core of the human, dramatic, condition!