This week the Rational Animals discuss the concept of Santa Clause, and how he disguises the commercialization and selfishness of Christmas. Is the commercialization aspect of Christmas a good thing, or a bad thing? Why do most Christmas movies focus on togetherness and family? The Rational Animals also compare "A Christmas Carrol" with "It's a Wonderful Life", the War on Christmas, and much more! Look up The Rational Animals Podcast on iTunes and your Podcast app and subscribe!
Kirk responds to the recent controversey surrounding "Rogue One", explains how people in the Alt-Right are just as bad as Social Justice Warriors, discusses the culture of envy and success shaming in America, and champions individualism over Marxism and identitarinism.
This week on The Rational Animals Podcast, Kirk discusses a variety of misconceptions surrounding the Dakota Access Pipeline protests in North Dakota. Is the pipeline being constructed on Native American land? Have the protests been peaceful? Is the pipeline a risk to clean water? Also, David discusses the glorification of Fidel Castro, particularly amongst a variety of high profile journalists in the American media. If American journalists are so blatantly dishonest about dictators like Castro, then is it really any surprise that many Americans turn to alternative news sources on the internet? Download and listen to this edition of the Rational Animals Podcast to find out! Also look up The Rational Animals Podcast on your Podcast App and iTunes to subscribe!
In light of the recent viral video of Richard Spencer, Kirk decides to shoot on the Alt-Right, and examines the differences between their ideology (idenitiarianism) and individualism. Should non-identitarian Alt-righters rebrand themselves? Are virtue signaling and shaming efficient methods of defeating the Alt-Right? What are the logical conclusions of indentiarianism and individualism? Listen to this edition of The Rational Animals Podcast to find out!
Donald J Trump has won the 2016 Presidential Election. Is this good for America? Bad for America? What's the state of the mainstream media in America? And do elections/politics/government mechanisms really matter when the culture is corrupt? Listen to this edition of the Rational Animals Podcast to find out! Look up and susbcribe to The Rational Animals on iTunes, Podbean, and the Podcast App.
On another spooky episode, the Rational Animals discuss controversy surrounding various Halloween costumes, colleges offering counseling for students who are offended, and cultural appropriation.
This week Kirk dresses up as a scary monster for Halloween: Student loan debt! Download if you dare!
Today Kirk does a solo show, discusses why he thinks Ken Bone is so popular. Rational Animals Podcast returns next week! Subscribe on iTunes and Podcast App.
Taxes are out of control! This week The Rational Animals expose the trending idea of taxes being good, explain ways to fund government without taxation, and talk about why government spending and inflation are more damaging than taxes.
This week the Rational Animals debate whether or not sentimental value is nonsense, and examine the concept of duty.