The following is recorded audio from Donovan’s presentation at BGSU’s Pop Culture Conference, celebrating Batman’s 80th Anniversary.
This week the guys are joined by the infamous Stella of Batgirl to Oracle: The Barbara Gordon Podcast to discuss empathy, defining it and understanding how it helps maintain a society, as well as recognizing its limits.
We’re all foreigners, in one way or another. But what about that will remain true in the strictest terms by the end of this decade, century or even this episode?
Video Essays. Take-Down Articles. Hot Takes. These things represent the current present of online discourse, its highs and lows. True to form, Don and Harry fret about the lows, while attempting to decipher the responsibility of the artist.
This week the fools discuss combat technique employed by mortals men call “friendship”. What is it, and how can it be destroyed?
Starting off 2018 with their vaunted unbiased reps on the line, the guys discuss checking one’s biases, how they try to and often/ultimately fail. Before that, they briefly respond to an e-mail which previews the now-guaranteed upcoming Tropes in Romantic Plots episode.
This week the guys ask of each other and you the definition of good people, and how to arrive at such a title.
This week the guys return to the area of online bashing, bad behavior from celebrities, and finding the balance between healing and slaying.
Centered mainly around Ta-Nehisi Coates’ article “The First White President”, Salty Don and Sugary Harry discuss the cognitive dissonance of the Trump voter, particularly the POC voter.