On this one, we focus on inexpensive luxuries for priceless lives, suiting up for a go to to the Magic Fortress, Eliza Ivanova’s artwork, my secret for supple pores and skin, nineteenth-century Nintendo, Balaji’s guess, the science of #hangover cures, Moonbirds over Tokyo, an sudden Sanbo Zen inquisition, Japanese loss of life poems, escape rooms, high-fidelity immersive sound, Nanoblocks, and way more!
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#670: The Random Present with Kevin Rose — The $1M Bitcoin Wager, Japanophilia, Uncommon IPAs, Stopping Hangovers, AI Companions, Fringe Discords, Inexpensive Luxuries, Excessive-Constancy Audio, and A lot Extra
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#645: The Random Present, Mega-Vacation Version — 2023 Resolutions and New Instruments, In depth Bullshitting, Booze and Ethanol Options, The “Yearly Delete,” A Million Sidebars, Ayahuasca Revisited, Recapping the COCKPUNCH Saga, and A lot Extra
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- Pliny The Younger by Russian River Brewing Company | BeerAdvocate
- Pliny The Elder by Russian River Brewing Company | BeerAdvocate
- Award Winning Beers in the Bay Area | Russian River Brewing
- My Beer Collectibles | MBC
- The World’s Leading Online Wristwatch Magazine | Hodinkee
- Moët Hennessy Louis Vuitton | LVMH
- LVMH: The Complete History and Strategy | Acquired
- Deluxe: How Luxury Lost Its Luster by Dana Thomas | Amazon
- The Luxury Strategy: Break the Rules of Marketing to Build Luxury Brands by Jean-Noël Kapferer and Vincent Bastien | Amazon
- Ross Dress For Less
- GUESS History: Founding, Timeline, and Milestones | Zippia
- Erewhon Market | Los Angeles
- What Does ‘Bougie’ Mean? Does It Come From ‘Bourgeois’? | Quick and Dirty Tips
- The Magic Castle | The Academy of Magical Arts
- Best Suits for Men | Hollywood Suits
- Can Simon Coronel Fool Penn and Teller a Second Time? | YouTube
- Craft Chocolate | Dick Taylor
- The 4-Hour Chef: The Simple Path to Cooking Like a Pro, Learning Anything, and Living the Good Life by Timothy Ferriss | Amazon
- Crown Jewels of the Coffee World | Proud Mary Coffee USA
- What is Geisha Coffee? And Why Is It $75 A Cup? | Home Grounds
- What is Bulletproof Coffee? | BBC Good Food
- Formulations for Skin, Hair, & Body | Aesop
- Dr. Bronner’s Pure-Castile Liquid Soap (Baby, Unscented) | Amazon
- ZBiotics Pre-Alcohol Probiotic Drink | Amazon
- The Boozy Underbelly of Saturday Morning Cartoons | Eater
- The Science Behind ZBiotics Probiotic Drink | ZBiotics
- Three Weird Things About Acetaldehyde | CDC Blogs
- Genetically Modified Probiotic? The Controversy in Science and Commerc | BioImmersion Inc.
- Why Fentanyl is a Drug Dealer’s Dream — But a Family’s Nightmare | Narconon
- How to Test Your Drugs Using Fentanyl Test Strips | NYC Health
- Introducing ChatGPT | OpenAI
- Why Software Is Eating the World | Andreessen Horowitz
- Excel Pivot Tables Explained in 10 Minutes | Leila Gharani
- A Fictional World Built for These Chaotic Times | The Legend of CØCKPUNCH
- Funding Cutting-Edge Scientific Research | Saisei Foundation
- Scale, Explore, and Build Humanist Infrastructure | Midjourney
- DALL·E 2 | OpenAI
- Stable Diffusion Public Release | Stability.AI
- Unstable Diffusion
- The Terminator | Prime Video
- Total Recall | Prime Video
- Her | Prime Video
- 9 ChatGPT Prompt Hacks You Need to Know by SM Raiyyan | Medium
- The AI Companion Who Cares | Replika
- Japan’s Shrinking Population Faces Point of No Return | Newsweek
- Children of Men | Prime Video
- Balaji Explains His Bitcoin Bet | ReasonTV
- What’s a Better Buy: Bitcoin or Ethereum? | The Motley Fool
- Kevin Rose’s NFT Wallet with 40 High-Value Collectibles Hacked | CoinDesk
- Scalable, Instant Bitcoin/Blockchain Transactions | Lightning Network
- Layer 1 vs. Layer 2 : What You Need to Know About Different Blockchain Layer Solutions | Medium
- What Is Bitcoin Halving? | Investopedia
- Bitcoin Maximalism | Investopedia
- The New Global Gold Rush | All Things Considered
- Top Crypto App Downloads Rise over 15% Following SVB Collapse | TechCrunch
- Liar’s Poker: RIsing Through the Wreckage on Wall Street by Michael Lewis | Amazon
- Three Ways to Write With Your Opposite Hand | wikiHow
- Writing with Non-Dominant Hand Good for Brain Health | Woman’s World
- Dysgraphia | National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke
- Eleeza: The Art of Eliza Ivanova by Eliza Ivanova | Amazon
- Raw Material by Eliza Ivanova Volume 1 | Amazon
- iPhone Protectors/Privacy Screens | Amazon
- Nintendo History | Nintendo
- Hanafuda: The History and Popularity of the Japanese Flower Card Game | Japanbased
- The Legend of Zelda: Tears of the Kingdom | Amazon
- Arcade Archives Pinball for Nintendo Switch | Nintendo
- 25 Words and Phrases That Can’t Be Translated from Japanese | TankenJapan
- The Official PROOF PFP | Moonbirds
- Global Community for Japanese Creators | Rising Birds
- Sanbo Zen Lineage | Mountain Cloud Zen Center
- Zen Grasp Henry Shukman — 20 Minutes of Calm, Plus the Unusual and Highly effective World of Koans | The Tim Ferriss Present #560
- Top Tokyo Cafes | Tokyo Coffee
- Koffee Mameya Kakeru | Time Out
- Japanese Death Poems: Written by Zen Monks and Haiku Poets on the Verge of Death by Yoel Hoffmann | Amazon
- Jisei: The Art of Japanese Death Poems | Tokyo Weekender
- Three Simple Lines: A Writer’s Pilgrimage into the Heart and Homeland of Haiku by Natalie Goldberg | Amazon
- #1 Rated Escape Room Los Angeles | The Escape Revolution
- Exploding Kittens NSFW Edition | Amazon
- What Is Immersive Audio? | High Fidelity Blog
- Come By, Say Hi-Fi | Common Wave Hi-Fi
- Bowers & Wilkins PX7 Bluetooth Headphone | Amazon
- Arnold Layne by Pink Floyd (Official Music Video) | YouTube
- Hostess Ho-Hos | Amazon
- Breakthrough Technology for the Brain | Neuralink
- The Diamond Age: Or, a Young Lady’s Illustrated Primer by Neal Stephenson | Amazon
- Snow Crash by Neal Stephenson | Amazon
- Cryptonomicon by Neal Stephenson | Amazon
- The Battle Is On! Nanoblocks vs. LEGO | Nanoblocks US
- Himeji Castle Nanoblock Set Review | Nanoblock US
- [04:44] The vital juice.
- [08:37] Low cost downfalls and luxurious lettuce.
- [13:16] Changing into appropriate for The Magic Fortress.
- [17:12] Inexpensive luxuries for a priceless life.
- [19:47] A pipe dream.
- [22:04] A skincare secret.
- [23:08] Later life courting and alcohol abating (#hangover).
- [31:35] The present and anticipated state of AI.
- [46:15] Balaji’s guess.
- [1:02:00] Kevin practices his ABCs.
- [1:05:17] Eliza Ivanova.
- [1:07:10] TimTimsPrivacyScreens dot com.
- [1:09:38] Nintendo: Hanafuda to Zelda.
- [1:12:52] Untranslatables.
- [1:13:48] Tokyo Moonbirds and Zen karaoke.
- [1:18:10] Japanese Loss of life Poems and different uplifting studying.
- [1:22:44] Some escape rooms are higher than others.
- [1:26:51] Excessive-fidelity immersive sound.
- [1:31:26] A whispering Replika and a vibrating “chest.”
- [1:35:28] Nanoblocks!
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