Best existentialism podcasts we could find (Updated April 2018)
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Is there an existential risk to humanity from AI? If so, what do we do about it?
 
A lively discussion of all things 90′s pop culture without the empty nostalgia of loving a song because you lost your virginity to it as a teenager.
 
Homepage of the podcast The Existential Files
 
Existential Breakdown is a podcast where one man stares into the void and rambles on about video games, general entertainment news, and reads your feedback! Follow me on Twitter @stepsvayoo for ramblings and grumpiness limited to 120 characters.
 
Co-host of Vapid Existentialism podcast. The podcast about anything and everything with a focus on Geek Pop Culture.
 
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Existential Delight
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A personal quasi-comedic podcast about the burden of existence and other stuff
 
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Existential Crisis
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Podcast by Existential Crisis
 
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TriPolar
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TriPolar serves as a fun forum to inform, explore, inquire and inspire listeners impacted by and/or interested in matters of mental health.
 
San Francisco stand- up legend, Bob Rubin, brings the silly to the wonderfully surrealistic, absurd comedy world, BANANALAND! Sit back, relax and enjoy the fun ramblings. You never know who's going to slip on by Bananaland. Let's get goofy!
 
Contemplations on the existential crisis amidst the backdrop of Cagefighting. An official content partner of CombatPress.com
 
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Eschaton
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Eschaton is a podcast for those interested in the great mysteries and big questions of the universe as they relate to the world around us. The series challenges conventional wisdom and prevailing belief systems by attempting to offer fresh insight into our most important questions, both old and new. The mission of Eschaton is to create a thought revolution, one individual at a time.
 
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Thinkery
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A podcast featuring the intellectual and existential struggles of two creative, skeptical, well-meaning fellows. Fed directly into your ear-holes.
 
If you long to cross over the threshold of everyday life to probe the depths of your existence, these little meditations might be of some use to you. Please note that the meditations are designed to be used in sequential order, starting with The Darkness of Being. Podcast notes are available at PostmodernPilgrim.com. Thank you for visiting. May you find the peace and joy you seek, and may you be a blessing to all you meet.
 
The thinkPhilosophy Podcast: Existentialism, Phenomenology, Poststructuralism, and Critical Theory
 
Join TV writer, actor, and New York Times best-selling author Gaby Dunn (aka America's Deadbeat Sweetheart) for season three of Bad With Money. After two seasons of reckoning with her own financial identity, Gaby's ready to give the American financial system an identity crisis. Every week, Gaby brings a queer, feminist, unabashedly radical point of view to conversations with celebrities, journalists, politicians, authors, activists, and fellow deadbeats. If you're sick of podcast "experts" g ...
 
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Kickin' It Tough -
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Kickin' It Tough, hosted by Bennett Roberts, is a talk show devoted to living to the max, following dreams and beating the odds. Reach out to Bennett at KickinItTough.com! We are all the captains of this lifeboat, so lets go set sail!
 
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QuadCast podcast
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We are a comedy storytelling podcast and the content is from our lives. We're two different types of guys (Techie and Country guy) with the same sense of humor and a lifelong friendship. Each week they bring topics from life and deep existential thoughts; while all the time trying to make each other laugh. Come and join the #QuadSquad every week, and sometimes twice
 
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Field of Weeds
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A new autobiographical novel/podcast from the streets, the unfolding life story of a Zen adept cast adrift.
 
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Concerning AI
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Is there an existential risk to humanity from AI? If so, what do we do about it?
 
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Player Vs. Podcast
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Join video game enthusiasts Josh, Chris, Tony, Alexander and Sarah as they discuss games, entertainment, movies, and whatever Masahiro Sakurai has been up to.
 
An audiojournal for those enamored with the finer things in life: books, culture, theology and philosophy, and Taco Bell.
 
with LiA Lindsaychen
 
A Philosophy podcast that will start off dealing with topics from my Existentialism class and continue along my journey. Other topics will probably be introduced.
 
Michael Make is some sort of artist.
 
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Poetry as F*ck
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Poetry as F*ck is a spoken word podcast, containing three different shows: 'Poets Against Humanity' - a Creative Commons remix of 'Cards Against Humanity' where poets desecrate each others' work in a panel show format.'Lies, Dreaming' - a digital open mic night based around a theme, with recorded spoken word submitted by listeners.'Eight Poems That, If You Had To Be Trapped In Some Way For a Prolonged Period Of Time With Little Hope of Rescue, You'd Quite Like to Bring Along For Coping Purpo ...
 
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Need For Nuance
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A podcast about emotional intelligence, existentialism, and philosophy.
 
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Whatever is Whatever
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Whatever is Whatever is a long form conversational podcast. Host Maya Hislop talks to women of color about the meaning of life. S*** gets existential and funny and truthful!
 
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LogoTalk Radio
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The world's premier podcast on logotherapy and existential analysis.
 
Your host Brent Andersen takes you on a casual conversational journey through life in Melbourne, Australia. Conversations vary from politics, Brent's existential crises, to the completely inane. Co-Hosts and interviews are also a common element of the show, along with Brent's own music. Enjoy.
 
Best friends Corey Podell and Courtney Pauroso share everything - initials, secrets, and a deep-seated existential dread. They are sorry for everything ever.
 
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Nathan Forster
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Blogger, Writer, Speaker. I have this podcast in order to spread my thoughts on faith & life. I am one of those people who talk about Jesus, but don't let that put you off.
 
Hello and Adieu consists of two best friends from college that live on opposite sides of the country. We discuss all things nerdy, funny, and profound.
 
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Minion Death Cult
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The world is ending. Your uncle is to blame. We’re documenting it. Political and existential clarity through bad Facebook content
 
Inter-dimensional existentialism as viewed through Bayside High: a comedy podcast featuring two idiots from Ireland.
 
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What Sustains Us
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Existential Mindfulness & Spirituality
 
Best listened to on headphones. WARNING: EXPLICIT LANGUAGE! Groundbreaking existential Sci Fi from the multi award-winning Minister of Chance team: following the World's first ever light speed flight, Captain Dalton (Tamsin Greig) must lead her crew over new oceans fraught with danger. Find out more at www.danfreeman.co.uk, @thelightofsept and https://www.facebook.com/thelightofseptember
 
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The Moral Trigger
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A podcast that provides a platform for discussing moral, societal & existential issues.
 
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Better Off Red
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Haven’t you heard? People are feeling socialism these days--almost as much as they’re feeling the crushing anxiety of mounting debt, climate catastrophe and the rising tide of bigotry and racism. But what exactly does socialism mean today? Jen Roesch and Danny Katch talk politics and protest with a range of guests to uncover the path to a better world from the wreckage of this dung heap. If the daily struggle with capitalism has you teetering on the edge of existential despair, then this is ...
 
Friedrich Wilhelm Nietzsche (1844–1900) was a nineteenth-century German philosopher. He wrote critical texts on religion, morality, contemporary culture, philosophy and science, using a distinctive German language style and displaying a fondness for aphorism. Nietzsche’s influence remains substantial within and beyond philosophy, notably in existentialism and postmodernism. Thus Spake Zarathustra is a work composed in four parts between 1883 and 1885. Much of the work deals with ideas such a ...
 
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The Tao of Comedy
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Following the sudden death of her beloved brother, host Kelly MacLean asks fellow comedians to aid her in an existential search for the of meaning of life. Hilarious and poignant, The Tao of Comedy exposes comedians as the sages they secretly are.
 
A critical, historical survey of the development of the main schools of philosophy and the principal developments in Christian doctrine and thought. After a brief introduction to philosophical thinking, the course concentrates on philosophical movements from Heraclitus to contemporary existentialism. Each school of thought is evaluated from a distinctively Reformed perspective.
 
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Karma Pays
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An existential sci-fi thriller
 
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Thinkery
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A podcast featuring the intellectual and existential struggles of two creative, skeptical, well-meaning fellows. Fed directly into your ear-holes.
 
Risktory is a first of its kind podcast, dedicated to telling the story of risk through the lens of history.From Napoleon in his first Italian campaign, to the ancient city of Pompeii, to Jack the Ripper. Risk management has always had a place in helping humans to both guard against existential threat, but to also grasp and exploit exquisite opportunity.Think risk is boring? Let Risktory blow your mind. New episodes are released every Monday.
 
Fanfic authors and tumblr bandits Olivie Blake and Sally Avery bring their unique brand of transatlantic wisdom to bear on the romantic, existential and writerly travails of their listeners.
 
A Podcast where the coffee is hot and the existential dread is hotter
 
A compilation of existential thoughts, product reviews and female sexuality. Subjects of interest to women (and men) with a hint of comedy
 
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Castles in the Air
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Where the familiar becomes uncanny, and the once comforting glow of home sinks into the inky night. Castles in the Air is a bi-weekly horror anthology series, dealing primarily with existential and nihilistic dread. Castles in the Air walks the thin line of light between awe and terror.
 
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Comedy A-Go-Go
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The comedy podcast that asks the existential question why does someone do stand-up comedy?
 
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Good news! Tracey’s back this week, y’all. Hooray! And our topic for today’s show is loneliness. Specifically: What is loneliness actually about? Both Tracey and Cayly had challenging weeks last week. While Tracey was recovering from a medical procedure and Cayly was dealing with some emotional turmoil, they both found themselves struggling to ...…
 
Existentialism and Pizza, Dude This week on Eclectica, we review films that deliver exactly what their titles promise. A Fistful of Dollars really was made for about as much money as the title suggests, Neon Bull really does feature a Neon Bull, and The Passenger really is an adaptation of the classic Iggy Pop song. OK, we made the last one up. ...…
 
I went record shopping in Canada. These days, I prefer supporting economies other than the United States whenever possible. So then a rousing “Bon Jour!” to Canucks Boulie Noire, New City Jam Band, Lafayette Afro Rock Band, Baron Longfellow, Wall of Steel and Toulouse. I’ve featured the Quebec trio Toulouse before from their debut that was reco ...…
 
Gendered drinks?! Fake watermelon seeds?! Are these larb flavored sticks?! MORE seafood flavored snacks! Thai cream collon, everyones favorite sweet! And finally, the frozen novelty snack that caused Brandon to rethink his entire life!
 
We’re doing things a bit different over in Le vital corps Salon this week. Typically, I introduce you to a modern women leaving her unique stamp on the world without letting BS or burnout slow her down each episode. Today, we’re going full-tilt Kara. Buckle up.1 This time around, I talk about cyclical burnout. I reflect on what I’ve learned abo ...…
 
Join Emma Kenny in her new podcast series " Making sense of it". Regular guests, alongside her husband will be joining Emma with light hearted discussion around life as we know. This week emma is half way through her existential crisis and Pete explains why he gets angry at internet trolls. Also the recap on urban myths and emma explains why sh ...…
 
Emil Guillermo: The striker who became the teacher—Podcast with Asian American Studies professor Daniel P. Gonzales on how ethnic studies was birthed at SF State University Over the Easter weekend, Donald Trump was resurrecting his anti-immigrant rhetoric in tweets and off-handed comments. First, he blasted California for issuing pardons to a g ...…
 
As part of our series on looking at how each book of the Bible points us toward Jesus, we look at a pivotal point in the history of Abraham's seed - an existential threat during the time of Esther.
 
Self by CyathRei take an existential journey to understand self.https://m.fanfiction.net/s/12860782/1/Self
 
Is the malicious use of artificial intelligence inevitable? If the history of technological progress has taught us anything, it's that every "beneficial" technological breakthrough can be used to cause harm. How can we keep bad actors from using otherwise beneficial AI technology to hurt others? How can we ensure that AI technology is designed ...…
 
On our most existential episode of “As The Rhyme Goes On”, John and Nolawee are joined with guest Sammy Anzer to talk about Lil Yachty's album "Lil Boat 2" We also talk about Kanye West's Pablo Leaks, the state of mumble rap, trashing young artists, artist's responsibility, Joe Budden and more Sammy Anzer is a Queens born Denver stand up comedi ...…
 
Kevin and Sophie are joined in this episode by Alice Tovey. Pitting together two titans of toon, Alice and Sophie run rings around one another trying to figure out not just WHO would win but HOW would they win? http://malthousetheatre.com.au/whats-on/alice-tovey-existential-crisis Content Warnings: Violence Chronic Pain Twitter Alice: @AliceTov ...…
 
Join the Challenge! Here we are at the start of spring and right in the retrograde season. What are you noticing? Have you been taking on too much energy from everyone else around you? Is the retrograde energy pulling you down? Wouldn’t it be great to be able to live in the present? To be able to recognize the synchronicities and spiritual expe ...…
 
An Anthropology Departmental Seminar by Michael Jackson (Emeritus Professor of World Religions at Harvard Divinity School), 20 October 2017
 
We're back after another brief hiatus of me not wanting to edit an entire episode! Eddie, Jared, and Aidan discuss the chaotic news from the white house of two weeks past and have existential crises as human/walrus hybrid John Bolton makes his big NSA debut. However, the main event of this ep is the throwdown between two of the Blazers' favorit ...…
 
Avery and Kristi take on a couple of controversial topics, discuss existential art, and the origin of The Terrible Towel.By rss+ee1f51b3-9794-4180-a370-9543f465fc53@bumpers.fm (Avery Street).
 
Stinky people, nosy neighbors, and the ultimate existential quest. All this and more on this special live episode of The Thomas Butcher Podcast with Kenny Kott.
 
Welcome to the Reel Film Podcast! This week Rob and Matt were joined by two very special guests, Guffers and Sam from The Existential Tangent podcast. We went to see Prepare to Try live at The Vault Fesitval, which has a really great fan community so we decided to talk about being fans of things. The Amazon quiz is back, Baby! Here's our main t ...…
 
The wanderlust bug is getting around and it’s hit us hard so in this episode we talk about how to ball on a budget as well as travel ethically. Living in a big city has given me a lot of fuel for this podcast so we also dive into the deep and terrifying topic of online dating and how its changed the world of relationships. Speaking of deep and ...…
 
After illness and an existential crisis we have returned! This episode we talk about our roadtrips to see Doyle and Alice Cooper, how much the new Judas Priest record rules and a bunch of other stuff.Please rate, share, review and subscribe if you dig what we do.We are a member of the Phantom Podcast Network.…
 
Not only does this existential tour de force confront the fabric of thinking MORE than Jean Paul Sartre, it also has drums in it. Twice.***OUR FIRST DRAMATIC EFFORT***
 
[00:00:03] Hey everyone. This is Lynn Vartan and you're listening to the apex hour on SUU's Thunder ninety one point one in this show you get more personal time with the guests who visit Southern Utah University from all over. Learning more about their stories and opinions beyond their presentations on stage. We will also give you some new musi ...…
 
Have you ever written into an advice column, or would you? Full episode script In the 1690s — the same decade as the Spanish Inquisition and Tsar Peter the I of Russia imposing a tax on beards – the British Periodical The Athenian Mercury started what would become a several hundreds year long tradition – an advice column. Writing a preface to a ...…
 
Do your ever have the feeling that your entire reality is just a momentary hallucination inside a randomly formed space brain? If so, then this is the podcast episode for you! In this episode of Stuff to Blow Your Mind, Robert Lamb and Joe McCormick discuss the existential nightmare of Boltzmann brains, a thought experiment that questions the n ...…
 
https://www.patreon.com/conspirinormalRecorded March 6th, 2018We welcome first time guest Gary Lachman to the show to discuss his book "Beyond the Robot: The Life and Work of Colin Wilson". Adam discusses with Gary his interest in the British author Colin Wilson. Wilson had a great interest in the paranormal and wrote about it extensively. (Som ...…
 
Listen to this audiobook free with a 30-day trial. Go to http://audiobookspace.com/free Title: Sacraments for the Third MillenniumAuthor: Kenan OsborneNarrator: Kenan OsborneFormat: Original RecordingLength: 1 hr and 25 minsLanguage: EnglishRelease date: 07-12-12Publisher: Franciscan MediaRatings: 4 of 5 out of 1 votesGenres: Religion & Spiritu ...…
 
Needs More Benedict Wong Rob, Mick and Graham travel into unknown territory this week for Alex Garland's Netflix psych-out "Annihilation" on the day of its release. If you've ever wanted to listen as people grapple with a trippy, existential, hard science fiction film a couple of hours after watching it then you've come to the right place! You' ...…
 
Listen to this audiobook free with a 30-day trial. Go to http://audiobookspace.com/free Title: Turned Gay by the Existential Dread That I May Actually Be a Character in a Chuck Tingle BookAuthor: Chuck TingleNarrator: Sam RandFormat: UnabridgedLength: 22 minsLanguage: EnglishRelease date: 06-20-17Publisher: Chuck TingleRatings: 5 of 5 out of 1 ...…
 
Listen to this audiobook free with a 30-day trial. Go to http://audiobookspace.com/free Title: Ripley Under WaterAuthor: Patricia HighsmithNarrator: Kevin KenerlyFormat: UnabridgedLength: 9 hrs and 44 minsLanguage: EnglishRelease date: 01-24-12Publisher: Audible StudiosRatings: 4 of 5 out of 154 votesGenres: Fiction, LiteraryPublisher's Summary ...…
 
Listen to this audiobook free with a 30-day trial. Go to http://audiobookspace.com/free Title: Lowland RiderAuthor: Chet WilliamsonNarrator: Chet WilliamsonFormat: UnabridgedLength: 7 hrs and 23 minsLanguage: EnglishRelease date: 06-16-16Publisher: Crossroad PressGenres: Fiction, HorrorPublisher's Summary:Jesse Gordon, driven to a shocking murd ...…
 
Listen to this audiobook free with a 30-day trial. Go to http://audiobookspace.com/free Title: A Crack in Melancholy TimeAuthor: Trent ZelaznyNarrator: Clifton SatterfieldFormat: UnabridgedLength: 1 hr and 34 minsLanguage: EnglishRelease date: 05-29-12Publisher: Crossroad PressRatings: 3 of 5 out of 1 votesGenres: Sci-Fi & Fantasy, Sci-Fi: Cont ...…
 
Listen to this audiobook free with a 30-day trial. Go to http://hotaudiobook.com/free Title: Gospels and UpanishadsSubtitle: Theosophical ClassicsAuthor: Charles JohnstonNarrator: Sandra BrautigamFormat: UnabridgedLength: 23 minsLanguage: EnglishRelease date: 05-17-16Publisher: Lamp of TrismegistusRatings: 4 of 5 out of 1 votesGenres: Religion ...…
 
Identifying how self-grasping ignorance grasps the self Describing the four point analysis Why are the rules for inherent and conventional existence different? Explanation of the general and specific I Practicing using wisdom in daily life http://audio.thubtenchodron.org/Gomchen_Lamrim_127_03-09-18_Identifying_the_Person.mp3 Gomchen Lamrim 127: ...…
 
Listen to this audiobook free with a 30-day trial. Go to http://hotaudiobook.com/free Title: Sartre in 90 MinutesAuthor: Paul StrathernNarrator: Robert WhitfieldFormat: UnabridgedLength: 1 hr and 40 minsLanguage: EnglishRelease date: 07-05-07Publisher: Blackstone Audio, Inc.Ratings: 4 of 5 out of 39 votesGenres: Bios & Memoirs, Artists, Writers ...…
 
On our eighth episode of PoliTreks, Shashank and Barry delve deep into the political underpinnings of Star Trek: The Motion Picture in the first of our series - 'The PoliTreks Of'.We look at working relationships and how people in higher positions can sometime usurp those in lower positions, how Artificial Intelligence poses a major existential ...…
 
Listen to this audiobook free with a 30-day trial. Go to http://hotaudiobook.com/free Title: BeastAuthor: Paul KingsnorthNarrator: Simon VanceFormat: UnabridgedLength: 3 hrs and 59 minsLanguage: EnglishRelease date: 08-01-17Publisher: Tantor AudioRatings: 4 of 5 out of 4 votesGenres: Mysteries & Thrillers, PsychologicalPublisher's Summary:Beast ...…
 
The Square - Christian is the respected curator of a contemporary art museum, a divorced but devoted father of two who drives an electric car and supports good causes. His next show is "The Square", an installation which invites passersby to altruism, reminding them of their role as responsible fellow human beings. But sometimes, it is difficul ...…
 
Listen to this audiobook free with a 30-day trial. Go to http://hotaudiobook.com/free Title: Heirs to Forgotten KingdomsSubtitle: Journeys into the Disappearing Religions of the Middle EastAuthor: Gerard RussellNarrator: Michael PageFormat: UnabridgedLength: 11 hrs and 15 minsLanguage: EnglishRelease date: 01-13-15Publisher: Tantor AudioRatings ...…
 
Listen to this audiobook free with a 30-day trial. Go to http://hotaudiobook.com/free Title: SandstoneAuthor: Jesse CrockettNarrator: Colby David ElliottFormat: UnabridgedLength: 1 hr and 8 minsLanguage: EnglishRelease date: 08-02-12Publisher: Last Word AudioRatings: 5 of 5 out of 2 votesGenres: Sci-Fi & Fantasy, Fantasy: ContemporaryPublisher' ...…
 
Being trapped in an Escher painting isn't as fun as it sounds In this episode we discussed House of Stairs, by William Sleator. If you want to follow us on twitter we are @stillscaredpod, and our email address is stillscaredpodcast@gmail.com. Intro music is by Maki Yamazaki, find her work at makiyamazaki.com Outro music is by Joe Kelly, and his ...…
 
Doug Stanton probably never thought he would see his name in lights. Doug Stanton (Photo Credit: Evan Agostino/Invision/AP But that is precisely what happened when the movie “12 Strong” debuted in January. The film is based upon Doug’s second bestselling book “Horse Soldiers”. His first book, “In Harm’s Way” (recounting the World War II sinking ...…
 
Doug Stanton probably never thought he would see his name in lights. Doug Stanton (Photo Credit: Evan Agostino/Invision/AP But that is precisely what happened when the movie “12 Strong” debuted in January. The film is based upon Doug’s second bestselling book “Horse Soldiers”. His first book, “In Harm’s Way” (recounting the World War II sinking ...…
 
Follow me down the rabbit hole as we explore the existential crisis with a posative spin using our current understandings of quantum reality, science and philosophy.
 
Your guide recovers from her existential shakeup and tries to explain what happens with Gemini energy!
 
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