How to Write and Think like Nietzsche

You'll never be as smart as Nietzsche. But you sure as hell can learn to write like him. Friedrich Nietzsche knew that his readers wouldn't understand him. But that didn't stop him from writing. He's a weird example for the point I'm about to make, because he tried to write as succinctly and directly as … Continue reading How to Write and Think like Nietzsche

Super Smash Bros. Nietzsche | The Penguin Latte Podcast #72

Spotify | Apple | Watch on YouTube Signia is a powerful e-sports player from California. He's whooped many asses in Super Smash Bros. Melee and especially in Soul Caliber. In this conversation Paul and Signia discuss competitive fighting games, Super Smash Bros. Melee, game theory, Friedrich Nietzsche, and existential philosophy. Yeah, it's a lot. Buckle … Continue reading Super Smash Bros. Nietzsche | The Penguin Latte Podcast #72

Beau Haan — Notes on Networked Thought, Darkness, Redemption, and Triumph (#57)

Spotify | Apple | Watch on YouTube I want to write the stories that aren't being writtenBEAU HAAN Today I'm joined by Beau Haan (@beauhaan). Beau Haan is an actor, model, and hosts a book club using Roam Research. I'd also add storyteller to that list, as Beau's acting serves as a proxy for dramatizing … Continue reading Beau Haan — Notes on Networked Thought, Darkness, Redemption, and Triumph (#57)

PSA: Calling All Swole Nihilists

https://youtu.be/OBXMy4QPwtc You know what would be really funny? If there were just, like, a really swole nihilist. Just some dude with six pack abs, works the fuck out everyday, but also happens to believe that the world is utterly pointless. And he has, like, three daughters, and his daughters go to some expensive private school, … Continue reading PSA: Calling All Swole Nihilists

Philosophy Means Love of Wisdom

https://open.spotify.com/episode/5WHbjisosyNRFiBWjqWwyP?si=kKXiGVQgRmO-goWEDIgcpA That's 'wisdom' - as a verb. The old philosophers treated their bodies and brains as the object that wisdom would act upon. They treated wisdom as something transformative: something that would change the way they thought about themselves and the world. And that's exactly what wisdom is supposed to do. Wisdom is that which … Continue reading Philosophy Means Love of Wisdom