Ep. 50: Darkness Rises


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By Atief Heermance, Robert de Neufville, Scott Eastman, Atief Heermance, Robert de Neufville, and Scott Eastman. Discovered by Player FM and our community — copyright is owned by the publisher, not Player FM, and audio is streamed directly from their servers. Hit the Subscribe button to track updates in Player FM, or paste the feed URL into other podcast apps.

Episode 50 of the NonProphets podcast, in which Atief, Robert, and Scott talk about forecasting on PredictIt (1:08); forecasts that could go either way (4:52); our 2017 forecasts (12:37); political attacks on objectivity (14:51); where Amazon will put its second headquarters (17:10); the US government's UFO program (20:30); the implications of the Mueller investigation (22:52); whether Justice Kennedy will retire (27:05); whether Democrats will retake Congress in 2018 (31:07); whether Bitcoin prices will keep going up (36:54), the prospects for bipartisanship in the US (44:43), the future of autonomous vehicles (47:49); whether we should expect more "doughnut politics" (50:42); and what we thought about Star Wars: The Last Jedi (57:55). As always, you may reach us at nonprophetspod.wordpress.com or nonprophetspod@gmail.com. (recorded 12/22/2017)

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