Yes, You Have a Problem

A week ago I took some Merlin Mann advice from Back to Work and checked out Peter Walsh’s It’s all Too Much from my local library. Yesterday I realized I hadn’t read it because I couldn’t find it. That is a pretty clear indicator that yes, yes I do have a problem and need help. […]

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Roderick Podcast Wisdom

From Roderick on the Line, episode “MSG Denier”: John Roderick: “If one person says ‘core competency’ while I am in the room, I am going to kick you in the balls.” Also on:Facebook Twitter

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Podcast Wisdom

From Roderick on the Line episode titled “Goofus MacGroofus”: John Roderick: “I’ve said it before, I’ll say it again. Gene Simmons is Donald Trump in dragon boots.” PS – I missed the whole t-shirt thing. I totally would have bought one if I had found out about this limited time offer five days ago. I’m […]

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Podcast Title Suggestion

I started listening to this episode of Back To Work. They have really been losing me lately with lots of talk about how hygienic hotel rooms are and other topics of percieved grossness in their environment. This might be overcounting because the subject bugs me enough that it seems like all the shows are about […]

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Back To Work Squeamishness

I am a listener of Back to Work on the 5 by 5 network with Merlin Mann and Dan Benjamin. In general I enjoy the show and sometimes get some real profound insights from it. However, they have a recurring topic on which they lose me. It feels in recent episodes they spend a lot […]

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Evil Genius Chronicles Podcast for August 26, 2014 – DDOP 27: Comedy Podcasts

In this episode, I talk about the comedy podcasts that I listen to and note the ones that bring me the most joy; as a bonus I talk about a couple of others that just make me happy. Here is the direct MP3 download for the Evil Genius Chronicles podcast, August 26, 2014 You can […]

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Evil Genius Chronicles Podcast for August 23, 2014 – DDOP 24: Weight

In this episode, I talk about my recent weight loss and how even when it goes well it is a struggle; I bring up a quote I heard that set my teeth on edge. Here is the direct MP3 download for the Evil Genius Chronicles podcast, August 23, 2014 You can subscribe to this podcast […]

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Evil Genius Chronicles Podcast for October 28, 2013 – “You Know Who We Are”

Here is the direct MP3 download for the Evil Genius Chronicles podcast, October 28, 2013. You can subscribe to this podcast feed via RSS. To sponsor the show, contact BackBeat Media. Don’t forget, you can fly your EGC flag by buying the stuff package. This show as a whole is Creative Commons licensed Attribution-NonCommercial 3.0 […]

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Evil Genius Chronicles Podcast for October 14 2013 – “Charlatan, Martyr, Hustler”

Here is the direct MP3 download for the Evil Genius Chronicles podcast, October 14, 2013. In this episode, I talk about a concept I heard on the In Beta podcast about how to approach self-promotion; I talk about “appeal burnout” and being overwhelmed by calls to action; I talk about famous people using crowdfunding, and […]

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Evil Genius Chronicles Podcast for September 13, 2013 – “My Life In Fandom #28″

Here is the direct MP3 download for the Evil Genius Chronicles podcast, September 13, 2013. In this episode, I finish up the fandom series by covering the years 2000 to present; after that I discuss a few quotes I found funny from recent podcast listening. You can subscribe to this podcast feed via RSS. To […]

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New Years Means Nothing

I’ve drifted away from the Merlin Mann hero worship, but today I saw a really good post from him about changing habits and making resolutions. This is one of the reasons I stopped making resolutions years ago. Creating a change you want to see in yourself and then tying it to a resolution is a […]

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