#3 MACH 1, Libraries, Simulated Consciousness and some books we enjoy

In which

  • We talk about the MACH 1 maker space pilot in the Phoenix Public Library and talk with Terry Lawler, the leader of the program
  • We talk about how much fun it is to make things
  • We consider what it would mean if we were conscious simulations rather than living people.
  • We share some of the things we’re reading now

Links of interest

 

#2 Costumes , baseball, dreams and idealism

In which

  • We talk about Phoenix ComiCon costumes and somehow end up talking about baseball
  • Speaking of baseball which sports do we enjoy watching?
  • Tanya has been having dreams about getting beat up and Larry tends to be a lucid dreamer. Larry mixes up lucid dreaming with active dreaming (he meant lucid dreaming).
  • Tanya is a big fan of her new Simple bank account
  • We talk about idealism and Victor Frankl

References of interest if you watch the video.

#1 What’s so special?

In which

  • Tanya asks: Is it helpful or harder for us if we think of ourselves as special?
  • Larry talks about his recent purchase of a vinyl turntable
  • Favorite poems are identified
  • We realize that this is actually a thing

References of interest if you watch the video.