John Siracusa and Merlin Mann try to figure out exactly how they got this way.



Support this show

Join for $7/month Join for $70/year
Get an ad-free version of the show, plus a monthly extended episode.

#210: My Personal Fantasia

Keep the honest people honest.

June 9th, 2023 · 92 minutes

At last, the pop quiz show.

This episode of Reconcilable Differences is sponsored by:

  • Squarespace: Make your next move. Enter offer code DIFFS at checkout to get 10% off your first purchase.

Stream this episode

Download: MP3 (84.87 MB)

Links and Show Notes

Then, for this month's members-only bonus show, your hosts discuss their summer plans.

(Recorded on Tuesday, May 30, 2023)


Master & Commander member special episode

Go to the Relay FM Membership page, then click "Access members-only podcasts", then look for “Relay FM Crossover” and click "Subscribe." Finally, pick one of the subscription methods shown.

ATP #537: Worse Than All of Our Toilets

The pre-WWDC episode where we do "exit interviews" for all current Apple operating systems.

None pizza with left beef
John's Mac OS X reviews
Desert Island Discs - Wikipedia

Guests are also automatically given the Complete Works of Shakespeare and either the Bible or another appropriate religious or philosophical work.

BBC Radio 4 - Desert Island Discs

Eight tracks, a book and a luxury: what would you take to a desert island? Guests share the soundtrack of their lives.

Essays: The Process of Security - Schneier on Security

Security is a process, not a product. Products provide some protection, but the only way to effectively do business in an insecure world is to put processes in place that recognize the inherent insecurity in the products. The trick is to reduce your risk of exposure regardless of the products or patches.

Huskee trash can
Merlin Bird ID app – Identify the birds you see

Identify the birds you see or hear with Merlin Bird ID