Posts by colin

Conflicts of Interest

This week we talk about business ethics, revolving doors, and Halliburton.

We also discuss nepotism, the CIA’s AWS, and Wall Street speeches.



This week we talk about ad hominem, Soviet propaganda, and red herrings.

We also discuss Pravda, logical fallacies, and hypocrisy.


Moral Revulsion

  • April 25, 2017
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This week we talk about chemical weapons, North Korea, and misspeaking on camera.

We also discuss Yugoslavia, the MOAB, and Aleppo.



  • April 18, 2017
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On this week’s episode we talk about chatbots, social media cheats, and robot lawyers.

We also discuss logic trees, digital familiars, and the Matthew Effect.



  • April 11, 2017
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On this week’s episode we talk about fossil fuels, the EPA, and the yoga industry.

We also discuss the Carboniferous period, clean coal, and corporate sociopathy.


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Let's Know Things is a podcast about adding context to the news. Each episode, host Colin Wright unspools a news item and discusses the broader topics that make it relevant and worth understanding.

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