Tyler Joseph’s “Platforms” Joke and Black Lives Matter – A Consultant’s Analysis

Tyler Joseph of Twenty One Pilots was ill-advised to make his “Platforms” joke, but did not act maliciously and was likely frustrated with implementing appropriate discourse. Communicating about political and social issues in a way that is relevant, appropriate, and in line with the creative tone and voice of an artist is challenging. Simply “canceling” …

Notes on Anti-Fragility, The Skater Way, and Social Change

One of the core differentiators between skateboarder philosophy and conventional doctrines of social and personal development is that constant failure is not only acceptable, but desirable. This concept is given lip service and overcoming failures is admired by conventional wisdom but is effectively made impossible and rejected by the systems of society. Systems in society …

George Floyd and Black Lives Matter: More on Signaling, Community Consent and Game Theory

One of the articles mentioned in the podcast: https://apple.news/AFZKVBSV_TM6TDa7MSFaLzA Bobby Hundreds’ post: https://www.instagram.com/p/CA3IkTuHxml/?igshid=f5td9557qlm2 Killer Mike’s post: https://www.instagram.com/tv/CA0YQxGjTZzpAMIc2b8BDXLPlNblzZQPd3QxbA0/?igshid=16zudxfyd8tr6 Sign up for emails and get alerted every time a new episode comes out!

The Public’s Tolerance of Lockdowns is Waning, This is The Alternative to Lockdown Fatigue

Sign up for emails and get alerted every time a new episode comes out! This episode is kinda rough and kinda another “hate to say I told you so” episode but the timeline held up from the lockdowns episode. Within a week of April 15th, protests ensued in Michigan and California. Churches defied on Easter …