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  • Episode 17 – Final episode

    Episode 17 – Final episode

    03/05/2017 Duração: 04min

    In episode 17 Mark explains the most recent dry spell. Please send feedback to Segments and LInks mentioned in this episisode. The Jay Forrest Podcast  – Episode 136 Credits Music:  Michael Chapman and the Woodpiles, A Stranger’s Map of Texas

  • Episode 16 – Memorization

    Episode 16 – Memorization

    03/05/2017 Duração: 36min

    In episode 16 Kevin Patrick discusses mneme and maxims. Please send feedback to Segments and LInks mentioned in this episode: topoi – [9:20] Traditional Stoicism blog – Chris Fisher (Path of the Prokopton series) [14:40] Desire – William Irvine [15:08] Aha! – William Irvine [15:25] Obsolete wiki – [26:05] Stoic Forum – [29:20] Stoapedia Wikia […]

  • Episode 15 – Beer and pistols

    Episode 15 – Beer and pistols

    03/05/2017 Duração: 38min

    In episode 15 Greg discusses attention while driving. Please send feedback to Segments and LInks mentioned in this episode: Aha! by William Irvine [0:08] Stoicon 2016 New York [0:25] Partially Examined Life episode with Massimo Pigliucci [4:40] Meaning of Life vodcast [5:30] Camels with Hammers by Dan Fincke [5:50] Redwood Stoa blog [6:45] Minnesota Stoics […]

  • Episode 14 – Back in business

    Episode 14 – Back in business

    03/05/2017 Duração: 08min

    In episode 14 Mark explains the long gap between episodes and announces upcoming changes. Please send feedback to Segments and LInks mentioned in this episode: Thanks for the emails – [0:01:34] Reasons for gap – [0:02:05] Upcoming changes – [0:02:58] Credits Background music: Every Waking Hour (Instrumental) Robin Grey

  • Episode 13 – LeBon

    Episode 13 – LeBon

    03/05/2017 Duração: 01h34min

    In episode 13 we interview therapist Tim LeBon [0:57:15] . Mark talks about role models [0:16:00] and Matt talks about consumerism and soylent [0:37:33]. Segments and LInks mentioned in this episode: Stoic Week  – Stoicism Today blog [0:02:40 Wonder-full podcast – Bart Campolo interviews Massimo Pigliucci [0:03:50] The Oasis Within – Tom V. Morris [0:12:00] […]

  • Episode 12 – Somers

    Episode 12 – Somers

    03/05/2017 Duração: 01h19min

    In episode 12 we interview Phil Somers, creator of the Cynic TubCast [0:44:20]. We also discuss the discipline of attention, art, shaming and gambling. Credits Intro and outro music: Southern Spirit by Still Pluto Interview bumper: Catch the Sun by Rhanee

  • Episode 11 – Robert Colter

    Episode 11 – Robert Colter

    03/05/2017 Duração: 01h17min

    In episode 11 we interview Dr. Robert Colter from the University of Wyoming about Stoic Camp [0:53:00]. Matt discusses theories of violence [0:17:30]. Mark discusses who should not be a Stoic [0:26:00]. LInks mentioned in this episode: Stoic Camp NY – Greg and Massimo (sold out) [0:01:42] Seneca on noise – Stoicism Today article [0:03:00] […]

  • Episode 10 – Marije van Wieringen

    Episode 10 – Marije van Wieringen

    03/05/2017 Duração: 01h43min

    In episode 10 we interview artist Marije van Wieringen [1:04:30]. Mark rants on the McKinney pool party and Kevin asks a difficult question about expatriation. Images discussed by Marije: Quarantine – Marc Petit [1:24:28] The Study – Rémi De Ligny [1:25:28] Atlas – Lotta Blokker [1:26:50] LInks mentioned in this episode: Mountain Stoic – Kevin […]

  • Episode 9 – Michael Baranowski

    Episode 9 – Michael Baranowski

    03/05/2017 Duração: 01h02min

    In episode 9 we interview political scientist Michael Baranowski [38:30] LInks mentioned in this episode: How to be a Stoic – Massimo Pigliucci’s blog [03:27] Stoicism Today – Painted Porch mentioned on Stoicism Today blog [4:27] Stoic Camp – University of Wyoming [04:45] Pathological Giving – The Atlantic [23:15] Virtues from Meditations Chapter 1 – […]

  • Episode 8 – Do stoics need to believe?

    Episode 8 – Do stoics need to believe?

    03/05/2017 Duração: 01h08min

    In episode 8 we respond to some recent heavy drama on the forums and blogosphere about whether or not believe in God is necessary for someone to be a Stoic. LInks mentioned in this episode: Good Fortune – Matt’s new podcast Starting Out with Stoicism – Kirsten Johnson’s new blog Do You Need God to […]

  • Episode 7 – Wiegardt

    Episode 7 – Wiegardt

    03/05/2017 Duração: 01h30min

    In episode 7 we have an interview with Erik Wiegardt [43:30] about the Society of Epictetus. Also we discuss the Tablet of Thebes [17:20] and commonplace books [29:45]. LInks mentioned in this episode: Steven Umbrello’s blog and podcast Stoically Speaking Steven Umbrello’s article on vegetarianism at Stoicism Today Massimo Pigliucci’s new blog How to be […]

  • Episode 6 – Pigliucci

    Episode 6 – Pigliucci

    03/05/2017 Duração: 01h09min

    We have an extended interview this month with Massimo Pigliucci [19:15] who identifies ideas in Stoicism that atheists might find troublesome. LInks mentioned in this episode: Gabriele Oettingen – Rethinking Positive Thinking  [02:30] Mental Contrasting Wikipedia article [03:35] My Meditations by Mike Dariano [04:50] John Sellars’ blog – Miscellanea Stoica [06:15] Stoicism and emotions – […]

  • Episode 5 – Connell

    Episode 5 – Connell

    03/05/2017 Duração: 01h01min

    In episode 5 we have an interview (37:25) with comedian Michael Connell and Greg has a segment on tech overload (20:10). Links mentioned: 03:30 Stoicism Today article by Jenny Horner 13:27 Stoicism Today article by Mark Vernon and Tim LeBon 14:10 Youtube videos by Gregory Sadler 14:40 Science Daily article on morality Michael Connell channel […]

  • Episode 4 – Irvine

    Episode 4 – Irvine

    03/05/2017 Duração: 01h25min

    Blogger/podcaster Tanner Campbell joins us for the entire episode as a guest host.  We discuss death with dignity, selective renunciation, dealing with illness (0:37:00), the ebola panic (0:29:00) and have an interview with William Irvine (1:02:15), author of A Guide to the Good Life. The Problem with Positive Thinking – New York Times (0:10:50) The […]

  • Episode 3 – Ussher

    Episode 3 – Ussher

    03/05/2017 Duração: 01h09min

    Episode 3 is ready for download! Beginning with the next episode, we will no longer be using the feedburner link to handle our syndication. This month we talked about Panaetius and his influence on Roman Stoicism. Greg gave an introduction to the website that helps people to develop good habits. In our interview, Matt […]

  • Episode 2 – Introductions

    Episode 2 – Introductions

    03/05/2017 Duração: 55min

    Episode 2 of the PaintedPorchPodcast is now available. In our interview this month, Dustin Brandt gives us an overview of reddit and r/Stoicism. Also, the podcasters give a little more detail on who we are and why we are podcasting. Thanks for all the feedback! Meet the podcasters, Mark, Matt and Greg Interview with Dustin […]

  • Episode 1

    Episode 1

    03/05/2017 Duração: 44min

    The first episode of a new Stoic podcast!   Interview Pastor Michael Jones from Zion Baptist Church in Taylor, MI discusses how Christians can adopt Stoic philosophy. News Stoicon James Stockdale documents Topics Meditations by Marcus Aurelius audio book from reviewed by Greg. Translation of Meditations by Robin Hard.   Follow Matt […]