Evil Genius Chronicles Podcast for January 9 2016 – The Hopes of Machines

In this episode, I play a song from Steve Conte; I talk about being a guest on the Kindle Chronicles; I discuss my new writing in public output goals; I talk about lining up your incentives and values; I discuss my current Kindle reading, the JFK assassination book Ultimate Sacrifice by Lamar Waldron; I talk […]

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Evil Genius Chronicles Podcast for May 10 2015 – The Option To Be Happy

In this episode, I play a song from 3Canal; I talk about how Batman Vs Superman has already lost me; kidney stones!; I defend the “selfie generation”; I discuss Liz Miele on Comedian’s Comedian podcast; decide to be happy!; an abrupt end with a weird sound effect as I fill up my CF card. Here […]

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Social Media Vacation Wrapping Up

Theoretically, if I hold to my original setup today would be the last day of my social media vacation. This is the 28th day since I queued up a bunch of “send later” tweets and Facebook status and then shut all that crap down. I did violate the embargo last week to announce the news […]

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Cory Doctorow on Macropayments

In his column at Locus Magazine, Cory Doctorow has a piece on “macropayments.” It lays out a lot of his thinking in giving away his books for free, but also refutes the whole philosophical basis of micropayments at the same time. I like this bit: Taking someone’s money is expensive. It incurs transaction and bookkeeping […]

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Giving it Away

My Orycon panelmate Cory Doctorow has an essay in Forbes Magazine of all places, talking about his role as an author in the post-scarcity world. I am far from universally agreeing with everything Cory says, but I’m right with him down the line with his thinking on literature, the role of free works in the […]

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Panel Rundown: The Great Writers Blog

Place: Orycon 2006 Sunday, 12 PM Panelists: Cory Doctorow, Jay Lake, Mary Robinette Kowal Moderator: Me Jay and Mary were both people that I met as we sat down at the table and people that I liked quite a bit. I had a chance to talk to both in hallways later on and carry on […]

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Down and Out Podcast

Listener and frequent commentor “Brooklyn Bluesman” is doing a sub-series in his podcast where he is reading aloud Cory Doctorow’s novel Down and Out in the Magic Kingdom. Cool stuff, check it out. Also on:

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Clambake Episode for July 9, 2005

Here is the Bittorrent link and direct MP3 download for the EGC clambake for July 9, 2005. I send out what cold comfort I can to our friends in London; I play a song by Nathan Sheppard; I play my interview with Rocket City Riot drummer Mark Reiter and this week’s song; I play a […]

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I Interview Cory Doctorow

My interview with Cory Doctorow for Voices in your Head is now live. Enjoy! Because of the Cory’s fame and the built-in BoingBoingability of interviewing him, without a doubt this will be the most listened to episode of Voices so far. Also on:

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