Why It’s Not You, It’s Them! (Rebroadcast)

January 14, 2019

If you've ever tried to fix yourself but no matter what you do it seems that there's always a problem with you. You've changed. You've overhauled your self, still there's something wrong. Maybe, just maybe, there's nothing wrong with you. Because it's really not you, it's them. In this episode, let's explore the topic of why it's not you, it's them.

Reasoning From First Principles (Rebroadcast)

January 7, 2019

Elon Musk in one of his interviews talked about reasoning from first principles. By virtue of who he is, I think he popularized thinking from facts or objective thinking. The internet just took his word for it. Just search "reasoning from first principles" and you'll find Elon Musk with it. The question is, how do you exactly reason or think from first principles? In this episode, we're going to explore reasoning from first principles in greater detail.

Positive Thinking is a Waste of Time

January 3, 2019

Why the law of attraction doesn’t work and is a waste of time. Why pathological positive thinking will just make things worse. And how to deal with negativity.

In this episode of The Rational Ape, I want to talk about positive thinking and why pathologically thinking positively about anything and everything is a waste of time. This method of going about the world doesn’t help you deal with the actual problem and suffering that comes with existence. No amount of positive thinking could change that.

Improve Yourself With Reason And Philosophy

December 17, 2018

How to improve yourself using critical thinking, reason and philosophy. Why there’s no self-development without reason. And why the 11 billion dollar self-help industry won’t and can’t help you.

Looking to self-improve? In this episode of The Rational Ape, we’ll talk about using reason as the primary tool for self-development and self-help. Reason, philosophy, logic, and critical thinking are simply crucial if you want to improve yourself–without those there’s simply no self-improvement.

How To Think For Yourself

December 3, 2018

How you’re manipulated. Strengthening the fence of The Garden of Reason. Thinking independently. And the laws governing independent rational thoughts. This is The Rational Ape.

The Garden of Reason

November 19, 2018

The Garden of Reason. Learning how to live life well. Protecting mind and structuring your mental universe. This is The Rational Ape.

Axiom No.1: Existence Exists

November 12, 2018

The basis of everything. Existence exists. And you know it. This is The Rational Ape

Language’s Role In Reason

November 5, 2018

Words have meaning. Accurate language leads to accurate thoughts. Why you should be aware of your language. And how your mind is controlled. This is The Rational Ape.

A Vow To Reason: The Rational Ape Premier Episode

October 29, 2018

We are (once again) changing the name and branding of our podcast from The Last Heretik to The Rational Ape. We have outgrown our previous show and thus necessary changes must be made...

I vow to reason, to truth, and everything that is good. Logic. Reason. What are they? Welcome my friends to the premier episode of The Rational Ape!

What Is Racism?

October 22, 2018

What is racism? Who are the real racist? Let reason be our guide. And a  special announcement for the show.