Could a bad actor engineer a Delta-Omicron hybrid?
Bob: Mainstream coverage of Omicron’s dangers has been misleading
Bob’s three 2022 Covid predictions
How do decisions get made inside Biden’s White House?
Bob and Mickey’s Heroes of the Year
Bob and Mickey’s Villain of the Year
The Best and Worst Ideas of the Year
The Year’s Biggest Surprise
Ditching the metaverse, Pelosi persisting, and other 2022 predictions
Parrot Room preview: words and concepts that need to go in 2022, Bob and Mickey reveal what “undernews” is, Biden’s cognitive status, 2021’s least deserving media attention-getter, the shortage of good hit pieces, who’s cruising for a bruising in 2022, Bob and Mickey’s worst opinions of 2021, Ghislaine Maxwell convicted, remembering E.O. Wilson,
The Expanse, Bob defends his hair, Mickey defends his LSD abstinence, Pacific Crucible, the documentary Ascension, and more reasons why Ron Brownstein’s “coalition of the ascendent” is the worst idea of the decade .
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Posted:Dec 30, 2021
Nonzero (The Wright Show) | Dec 30, 2021 | Robert Wright & Mickey Kaus
Nonzero (The Wright Show) Robert Wright and American Prestige hosts Derek Davison and Daniel Bessner discuss Israel-Palestine, Russia-Ukraine, and the Blob’s failures of foresight. The Glenn Show Glenn Loury and John McWhorter discuss evidence brought to light in a new documentary about the death of George Floyd and the trial of Derek Chauvin. The DMZ Did Nikki Haley get help from Chris Christie in the debate? Did she miss an opportunity to build on her momentum? Bill Scher and Matt K. Lewis discuss on this week’s DMZ. The Glenn Show Rhetorician and co-founder of Free Black Thought Erec Smith talks about his eye-opening experience as a DEI officer. Nonzero (The Wright Show) Timothy B. Lee, author of the newsletter Understanding AI, and Robert Wright discuss the Sam Altman drama, its causes, and its fallout. The DMZ Does Nikki Haley have a real shot at an upset? Or is the Republican primary effectively over? Bill Scher and Matt K. Lewis discuss on this week’s DMZ. The Glenn Show Glenn Loury, John McWhorter, Daniel Bessner, and Tyler Austin Harper debate whether Jewish students are right to feel unsafe on campus.
Nonzero (The Wright Show) Dan Hendrycks of the Center for AI Safety and Robert Wright discuss the dangerous Darwinian dynamics of AI development, the prospects for AI safety in a tribalized world, understanding AI “psychologically”, and more.