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Crazy Town

Post Carbon Institute: Sustainability, Climate, Collapse, and Dark Humor

With equal parts humor and in-depth analysis, Asher, Rob, and Jason safeguard their sanity while probing crazy-making topics like climate change, overshoot, runaway capitalism, and why we’re all deluding ourselves.

Recent Episodes

Hidden Drivers Wrap-up, or... the Story of the Throbbing AmygdalaJune 23, 2021 Episode artwork Maximum Power and Scarcity, or... the Story of the Birdbrained Backhoe on the BeachJune 16, 2021 Episode artwork Feedback Loops and Climate Catastrophe, or... the Story of the Baseball BloodbathJune 09, 2021 Episode artwork Net Energy and Sustainability, or… the Story of the Overstuffed StrongmanJune 02, 2021 Episode artwork Overproduction of Elites and Political Upheaval, or... the Story of Rich People Doing Stupid ThingsMay 26, 2021 Episode artwork Runaway Money and Overconsumption, or... the Story of Monetary Mischief in MadagascarMay 19, 2021 Episode artwork The Attention Economy and Nature Depletion, or… the Story of Einstein Watching Cat VideosMay 12, 2021 Episode artwork Nature Detachment and Ecocide, or... the Story of the Marauding Mountain LionMay 05, 2021 Episode artwork The Myth of Progress and Limits to Growth, or... the Story of the World's Largest ShovelApril 28, 2021 Episode artwork Complexity and Armageddon, or… the Story of the Hemp MicrophoneApril 21, 2021 Episode artwork Discounting the Future and Climate Chaos, or... the Story of the Duelling EconomistsApril 14, 2021 Episode artwork Conspiracy Theories and Collapse, or… the Story of UFOs and Free EnergyApril 07, 2021 Episode artwork Self Domestication and Overshoot, or… the Story of Foxes and Russian MelodramaMarch 31, 2021 Episode artwork Fear of Death and Climate Denial, or… the Story of Wolverine and the Screaming Mole of DoomMarch 24, 2021 Episode artwork Crazy Town TrailerMarch 17, 2021 Episode artwork Relative Status and Environmental Breakdown, or... the Story of Bartenders and Bird FeathersMarch 17, 2021 Episode artwork Cognitive Bias and Global Warming, or... the Story of Cattle Prods and Ice Cream ShopsMarch 10, 2021 Episode artwork Season 3 Announcement January 13, 2021 Episode artwork Bonus: Green Dreamer with Jason BradfordSeptember 14, 2020 Episode artwork Bonus: The Practical Stoic with Richard HeinbergAugust 10, 2020 Episode artwork Bonus: Decolonizing the Mind with Sherri MitchellJuly 13, 2020 Episode artwork Tis but a Scratch: the Insanity of Getting the Economy "Back to Normal"June 17, 2020 Episode artwork A Time to Speak up, but Also a Time to Shut up: White Privilege and Systemic RacismJune 10, 2020 Episode artwork Mailbag: Dark Humor and Sustainability from Listeners around the WorldMay 27, 2020 Episode artwork Breaking the Brady Vase: Coronavirus and Fault Lines in American PoliticsMay 20, 2020 Episode artwork