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An ongoing conversation between Lam Nguyen & Chad Hall that veers from highbrow pretension to lowbrow weirdness, and manages to hit every commonplace mailbox in-between while exploring the bizarre possibilities of the world and their own personal obsessions.

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    Struggling to Get to the Surface

    Lam and Chad wrestle like lubed up gladiators with topics like Did Hitler die in WWII, is man older than 10,000 years, who the hell was Hermes Trismegistus, the social acceptability of Confucius jokes, and more. 

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    F!?k Your Olives

    Random Badassery Returns! Lam & I come busting through the door like half-drunk werewolves in bikinis, busting our way through topics like returning to the show, personality tests, food associations, flat earthers, movies on mobile devices, and the pineal gland.

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    Looking Back to Move Forward

    Lam & Chad look back on the original format of the show and all the lessons that they learned. As this podcast goes forward it's important to remember the past and to learn from it.

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    Burn Your Ships

    Using criticism to grow, Defining What You Do, Todoist label overload & Overcoming everyday obstacles

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    The Power of Boredom

    Passivity communicates lack of care, finding wonder, cultivating boredom, question your choice of reality, productivity vs fooling yourself, ask yourself the right questions and more

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    Fight For a Future

    Positive mindsets, Looking forward with purpose, Acknowledging where you make a difference, Having trouble finishing books, and Discovering blindspots

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    The Poet of The Body & The Tramp

    Lam draws upon the final speak from Chaplin's The Great Dictator, Our monthly creative challenge: mutation, Speaking your mind in the moment with kindness, Chad digs into section of Walt Whitman's "Song of Myself", and Don’t get overwhelmed with choice.

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    Smellbuds, Popsicle Stick Sculptures & Questions

    Lam’s low-tech challenge update, Being present, Keep your phone in your pocket, Lam’s happy thirty challenge update, The creative power of being bored, Track yourself challenge, How do you tell your story?, Visages Villages (Faces Places), Finding the Honesty, and The power of questions.

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    Meryl Streep | Finding the Humanity

    Lam & Chad discuss the greatest actress of our time, Meryl Streep. It’s never too late in life to start something, Finding the humanity in every character, The importance of remaining a learner, Greatest requires leaving your comfort zone, and Fear is a good thing.

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