Bret Weinstein | DarkHorse Podcast

#105: State Lies Coming Across (Bret Weinstein & Heather Heying DarkHorse Livestream)

November 20, 2021 Bret Weinstein & Heather Heying Season 2
Bret Weinstein | DarkHorse Podcast
#105: State Lies Coming Across (Bret Weinstein & Heather Heying DarkHorse Livestream)
Show Notes

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In this 105th in a series of live discussions with Bret Weinstein and Heather Heying (both PhDs in Biology), we discuss the state of the world through an evolutionary lens. 

We discuss compliance, and that non-compliance is not inherently a bleak, dark, dreary place; it can be joyous. We read an excerpt from Catch-22. The Multnomah County Sheriff’s office is—in contrast—a bleak and dreary place these days. Then we investigate how “crossed state lines” is like “horse dewormer”? The Atlantic goes full gossip girl on vaccines. And we discuss the virtues of being in one place, really being there, and getting to know it over time. 

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Theme Music: Thank you to Martin Molin of Wintergatan for providing us the rights to use their excellent music. 

Q&A Link: https://youtu.be/s2Ggy4eObBk 

Mentioned in this episode: Catch-22, Heller’s novel of war, insanity, and sanity, originally published in 1955: https://www.goodreads.com/book/show/168668.Catch_22 

Taibbi and Orfalea: The Rittenhouse Verdict is Only Shocking if You Followed the Last Year of Terrible Reporting: https://taibbi.substack.com/p/the-rittenhouse-verdict-is-only-shocking 

The Atlantic gossips about vaccine boosters: https://www.theatlantic.com/newsletters/archive/2021/11/when-should-i-get-booster/620725/ 

Timestamps:
00:00 Welcome new merch
 05:00 Ads
 11:03 Courage
 28:00 Catch 22 excerpt
 49:17 Sheriff's office
 56:30 Crossing state lines, Kyle Rittenhouse
 01:08:40 Atlantic on vaccines
 01:19:10 Travel and seeing a place
 01:26:40 Wrap up

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