Adventures in Irrationality
Summary: Jeremy Tobin and Eric Young have an ongoing discussion in which they covers topics such as Time Travel, Nazis, Communist, Monkeys, Soccer, Comic Books, Genitalia, Jet Packs, and much, much more. Frequently there is swearing. Sometimes there are funny articles. Often there is yelling.
In which we discuss the resolution of Jeremy’s work issue, Boston movies, baseball cards, movies, shows, and comics from the 90’s, the GameStop stock market nonsense, skiing, Jeremy dealing with a flat bike tire, metal health, Buddha, COVID tests, and more.
In which we discuss drug songs, mobile saunas, Index Funds, Jeremy’s issue at work, work trips, airports and flying, how we feel about having guests in our homes, songs that are connected to a specific time in our lives, days when it all comes together, losing time, and more.
In which we discuss Brock and Jeremy not knowing what each other look like, our approach to various work projects, if people are polite in Minnesota, car rust, dementia in our families, an idea to give less weight to the Capitol riots, psychedelics, perception of reality, Doom Patrol and Grant Morrison, and more.
In which we discuss the riots at the Capitol, the Georgia runoff and wizards in government, guys named Sal, Jeremy running a half marathon, what we did during the Christmas break, our hair length, embracing weird, billing, ASMR boners, smoking, Kurzgesagt, and more.
In which we talk about Christmas, the Brave New World TV show, interest cycles, good and bad, lightsabers, not apologizing, the movie Soul, aliens and what they could be and what we hope they are, and more.
In which we discuss Christmas break, how to dispose of Christmas cards, Eric’s promotion, politics, Trump’s future, and more.
In which we discuss Brock finishing James Joyce’s Ulysses, the future, our plan to dispose of our bodily remains, tree houses, genitalia trauma, drunken peeing, Brock’s rifles, serious injuries, the importance of risks, wondering if things are too safe for today’s kids, student loans and if college is necessary, our decisions to go to college, and more.
In which our Announcer presents a brand new Holiday Spectacular, featuring songs, skits, stories, and more.
In which we discuss Eric giving up coffee, our love of museums, pubic hair maintenance, Q-Tips, hypocritical politicians, book clubs, our reading habits, guilt, COVID stuff, spending a lot of time with your family, in-office vs out-of-office work, risk assessment, work attire, and more.
In which we discuss virtue, losing our hair, how we interact with the news, friendship, Jeremy’s fear of the world, the time Jeremy almost got in a fight in a pizza place, work drunk, Jordan Peterson’s new book, arguing, letting people be who they say they are, architecture school juries, architecture school vs architecture profession, how we think, end of COVID predictions, and the COVID vaccine.
In which we discuss woo-woo science, saunas, winter clothing and hygiene, architecture work stuff, COVID and Thanksgiving, cooking, moving to Minnesota, importance of social groups, napping, routine, at-home school, and memes.
In which we discuss whether punctuality is a virtue, grocery store indecision, our eating/cooking tendencies, addiction, hot sauce, identity based on what state you’re from, hunting, nature conservation, and sucide.
In which we discuss communicating, COVID surges, Jeremy crashing his bike, anxiety and depression, wearing masks, legalizing drugs, not just trying to get through things, having to be the decision maker, having something uplifting during the winter months, and more.
In which Brock wrote a poem about the election, and we discuss the election, suicide cults, what we think Japanese comedy is, tea, the previous election, and more.
In which we discuss the death of Eric’s dog, what horror movie scenario we’d best be able to survive, movies that actually scared us, rage and how we deal with it, the Netflix show Midnight Diner, foods that give us memories of childhood, periods of being zen and un-zen, and the COVID vaccine.