Bob turfs out in a round of “Name That Tune”
Mickey: Why do trans and immigrant artists seem mostly to make art about trans and immigrant issues?
Marine Le Pen’s surprising popularity among young French voters
A possible upside of Putin getting what he wants in Ukraine
Is the war outlasting Americans’ attention spans?
What’s really behind Putin’s aggression in Ukraine?
The search for a Democratic presidential candidate who isn’t Joe Biden
Biden is not
not saying he’ll send troops to Ukraine .
Can anyone stop Elon Musk from buying Twitter?
The siloing effects of blue checks
Bob: Wimbledon’s exclusion of Russian tennis players is disgusting
The massive number of US weapons on their way to Ukraine
Parrot Room preview: The dismal fate of CNN+, Disney and DeSantis, Mickey’s latest paranoid refundable child tax credit fantasy, the craziness of natalists, Marc Andreessen and Elon Musk on censorship, “the shit hits the fan” for high-achieving white high school students, the Ritter-Lira-Nuland rabbit hole, the weirdness of Elon Musk,
Everything Everywhere at the Same Time, the weirdness of Jimmy Webb, and why are so many golfers evangelicals? .
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Posted:Apr 22, 2022
Nonzero (The Wright Show) | Apr 22, 2022 | Robert Wright & Mickey Kaus
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. Nonzero (The Wright Show) Robert Wright and Thomas Graham, author of the new book Getting Russia Right, discuss stalemate in Ukraine, Putin’s “messianic” transformation, and the future of relations with Moscow. The DMZ On this week’s DMZ, Bill Scher and Matt K. Lewis discuss whether anti-Semitism is on the rise, the history of Democratic bedwetting, whether Israel is losing the PR war, and more. The Glenn Show Glenn Loury and Yascha Mounk discuss the necessity of finding a middle ground between race abolitionism and racial essentialism.
Nonzero (The Wright Show) Robert Wright and political scientist Susan Shirk, author of the book Overreach, discuss Chinese politics, US foreign policy, and how the superpowers can improve relations.