Mickey lives in darkness
Dems rise in the polls as Trump falls
The case that Trump was trying to obstruct Congress on January 6 gets stronger
Steve Bannon’s role as January 6 ringleader
How susceptible is the left to election fraud fantasies?
Are we ready for the current Covid wave?
Why do we need Saudi Arabia’s oil?
Will higher wages for unskilled labor stick around?
NYT columnists admit their errors
The SPLC attacks Andrew Yang
A new study challenges the link between low serotonin and depression
Will Joe Manchin sink the global minimum corporate tax?
Parrot Room preview: Bob and Mickey react to Jonah Goldberg’s trash talk, Bill Gates throws his money around, Washington corruption, Oz vs. Fetterman, What another Trump presidency would be like, the holograms are coming for us, Mickey’s childlike reactions to Biden and Fetterman, an interesting Supreme Court case, Ethan Hawke’s Ukraine peace plan, the Bonesaw Golf Circuit, and Bob’s epic Decoding the Gurus episode
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Posted:Jul 22, 2022
Nonzero (The Wright Show) | Jul 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.