Friday, December 1, 2023


Jim Carrey’s First Appearance on Letterman, July 25, 1984

Jim Carrey's first of two Late Night appearances. His second was seven years later in 1991.

Consciousness Began When the Gods Stopped Speaking

How Julian Jaynes’ famous 1970s theory is faring in the neuroscience age. BY VERONIQUE GREENWOOD ILLUSTRATION BY CARMEN SEGOVIA ulian Jaynes was living out of a couple of suitcases in a...

The Bicameral Man

Things are not what they seem. This is the great message of all art and science, indeed of all thought worth the name. But what if thought itself is not what it seems? This is Julian Jaynes's...

Steve Jobs rare footage conducting a presentation on 1980

Watch vintage Steve Jobs footage on Apple. This is a rare 22 minute presentation given by Steve Jobs on 1980. This video was gifted to Computer History Museum by Regis McKenna and can be found on their online exhibit about Steve Jobs here:

Jeff Bezos: The electricity metaphor

The dot-com boom and bust is often compared to the Gold Rush. But founder Jeff Bezos says its more like the early days of the electric industry.

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Eat The Frog

As Mark Twain once said “If it’s your job to eat a frog, it’s best to do it first thing in the morning. And if it’s your job to eat two frogs, it’s best to eat the biggest one first.”
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The Eisenhower Matrix

In a 1954 speech to the Second Assembly of the World Council of Churches, former U.S. President Dwight D. Eisenhower, who was quoting Dr J. Roscoe Miller, president of Northwestern University, said: "I have two kinds of problems: the urgent and the important. The urgent are not important, and the important are never urgent." This "Eisenhower Principle" is said to be how he organized his workload and priorities.

Catch Me If You Can | Frank Abagnale | Talks at Google

With an eye on the latest techniques developed by high-tech criminals to deceive and defraud, Frank leaves audiences with a deep understanding of today’s evolving security landscape, and more importantly, a vision of how to make the world a safer place.

Richard Dawkins: The God Delusion + Questions and Answers

Richard Dawkins at Lynchburg Virginia reading some excerpts from his famous book, The God Delusion and answering the audiences questions.

Change Your Brain: Neuroscientist Dr. Andrew Huberman | Rich Roll Podcast

Dr. Andrew Huberman is a neuroscientist and tenured professor in the Department of Neurobiology at Stanford University School of Medicine. He is an expert in neuroplasticity, and his work in the Huberman Lab has been featured in Science, Discover, Scientific American, Time, the New York Times, and countless peer-reviewed journals. Dr. Huberman is here to school us on all things neuroplasticity---and how we can use it to our advantage through intense focus, mindfulness, and restorative sleep.