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



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#219: Theater Kids and Sad People

October 13th, 2023 · 98 minutes

Your hosts discuss Station Eleven and strategies for surviving a given apocalypse.

#218: Train Parliament

September 29th, 2023 · 72 minutes

John introduces an unusual work-from-home practice. Which leads to your hosts wondering how they would row across the ocean in an open boat.

#217: Broken on Both Ends

September 15th, 2023 · 89 minutes

How should we be supporting social media platforms we like (or hope to like)?

#216: Erroneous Beeping

September 1st, 2023 · 77 minutes

In Follow-up, John shares some updates on his tile and paint journey. Also, he reaches a critical junction in the saga of his freezer.

#215: They Did Start Tomorrow

August 19th, 2023 · 124 minutes

In Follow-Up, John has updates on his omnibus home improvement project. As a main topic, Merlin is interrogated about his AI journey.

#214: First Farm in New York

August 4th, 2023 · 86 minutes

John reports in with his Vacation Results, but he seems reluctant to set Merlin up with his aunt.

#213: Double Crown

July 21st, 2023 · 89 minutes

John interrogates the source of Merlin's recent infection.

#212: Green Grow the Onions

July 7th, 2023 · 96 minutes

John has questions about Merlin's recent Wedding Results.

#211: A Very Bad Grayble

June 23rd, 2023 · 132 minutes

As a main topic, your hosts talk about Apple's recent Vision Pro announcement.

#210: My Personal Fantasia

June 9th, 2023 · 92 minutes

At last, the pop quiz show.