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How to Invest (and other money questions with The Financial Diet)

I just wish I could talk to these ladies about finances all day! Luckily they have a YouTube channel! http://www.youtube.com/thefinancialdiet And...

Why Cities?

In which John discusses the agricultural revolution, the development of permanent settlements, and whether cities were good news. SOURCES BELOW....

My Butt Has Some Complaints About Australia

Tour Tickets: http://www.turtlesallthewaydownbook.com/#tour (Orlando still not on sale! Sorry, we're working very hard to figure it out.)...

How Will the World End? Why Even Get Out of Bed? It's Question Tuesday.

In which John answers many questions, including how he thinks the world will end, why he gets out of bed (most days), and whether failure is...

Trust and Fire - Thoughts from the Smoke

Turtle Cakes: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=jVm_OHo49Ik ROLF!...

Life is not a Job Training Program

There were so many very good questions I didn't answer in this video, both specific and broad. What many of them come down to is, "Is college worth...

What You Make of It: Thoughts from Venice, Italy

In which John discusses tourism, art, life, meaning, and how we find it together on a jetlagged afternoon in Venice, Italy. You can preorder a...

Why Bullets are Good for the Environment

Check out this SUPER DOPE Wikipedia page for some really slick legislation from the 30's!...

HAPPY ESTHER DAY!!!

Apply for a $5,000 grant to make the world better from This Star Won't Go Out: https://projectlovely.org/ Learn more about Esther Earl, Esther Day,...

Death and How to Avoid It (...for a while)

In which John talks about preventable death and what's driving the increase in death from unintentional injuries in the United States. RESOURCES,...

Why You Haven't Started a Business

Watching this video, I can see someone getting the impression that I think you /should/ start a business. That's not true, I think you should be...

What OCD Is Like (for Me)

In the video, I talk about my life with obsessive-compulsive disorder and a bit about how I came to write my forthcoming book, Turtles All the Way...

On Condom Failure

I have always thought that sex ed and statistics should be the same course. There's no better way to show how vital stats is to your every day life...

Accio Decade Hallows

In which John talks about five memories of being stunned by happy news, on the tenth anniversary of Hank's song, Accio Deathly Hallows. You can...