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Shoot the Dancing Bear!

Three disparate men converge for a strange discussion of pop culture and politics. Our hosts include a psychonaut therapist with an aim to explore the healing benefits of drugs, an anarchist philosophy professor equally influenced by Marx and prison, and an English teacher terrified by the universe but energized by marginalized literature and media alike. Topics will cover the range from popular to degraded culture.

Jan 8, 2017

Inspired by the prevalence of dystopian science/speculative fiction, our hosts bravely break down what living in the near-future is like, or might be like. We tried to use some pop culture examples, but aside from a shout out to the classic Metal gear Solid series, we mostly stick to politics and society itself. We begin with the effect of memes on society and simplistic opinion shaping, environmental collapse, and the role of automation in relation to the worker. ROBOTS ARE COMING FOR YOUR JOBS! Do you want to know what happens in the future? This podcast is your time machine! Or maybe we're just totally wrong. If you experience severe depression after listening to this episode, please ingest the pill your doctor gave you to make you happy. We're just trying to help! La-Li-Lu-Le-Lo! (Nerd reference)