In this Portal podcast clip, Eric Weinstein and Peter Thiel talk about the failure of institutional education, and what to do about it.
In this Portal podcast clip, Eric Weinstein and Vitalik Buterin discuss the future of cryptocurrencies and their potential role in organized crime.
Quotes from this video:
“If you create a group that just goes fundamentally against the vast majority of people’s values, then it’s just going to be hard to find volunteer effort for that sort of thing.”
“Blockchains are a fundamentally programmatic medium. All they see is the data that gets fed into them and what they can compute as a result of that data.”
In this Portal podcast clip, Eric Weinstein and Bryan Callen discuss the decline in conversations between individuals with many different viewpoints and backgrounds.
In this Portal podcast clip, Eric Weinstein and Bret Weinstein discuss Richard (Dick) Alexander and his crazy prediction of the existence of Eusocial mammals.
In this Portal podcast clip, Eric Weinstein and Jocko Willink discuss friendship, responsibility, and the developmental importance of fighting. Please give this clip a LIKE and SUBSCRIBE for more clips every Saturday.
“American men, men in the developed world don’t have any bonds that are comparable to the bonds that you’re talking about. In other words, their closest friend is untested in any real way.”
“Once I learned how to fight, I didn’t fight anymore. Because I didn’t have anything to prove anymore.”