Not Daily Podcast

We use our approximate knowledge of many things to craft unanswerable questions. We mix cognitive science and philosophy with pop culture, tech and science to start with raw perspectives. Refining them through steamed up yet rational conversation we generally stumble upon odd answers. Hosted pseudo monthly by two humans.


Why do manga characters scream the name of their attacks?
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Conversations: The work of Sam Lavigne
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In this episode of conversations, we followup on homestuck^2 by seeing how the new work from Andrew Hussie, Psycholonials, adds another layer of metanarrative on this already pretty big cake ^^

We then revisit the question of contemporary pantheon, trying to give more concrete examples and deciding who to put in between Obi Wan Kenobi, Dumbledore, Tiger Woods... We also discuss a bit our true gods, our values (pure ideology, snif snif). Have we became worshippers of health? Or rather wellbeing? It seems to all point back to the worship of happiness and the worship of money!

In the second part, we dive into the work of contemporary computational artist Sam Lavigne, highlighting a few of our favorite works. Check the links below for their direct page :)

A (not) brief history of Homestuck:


Sam Lavigne:

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Published Jun 16, 2021 at 11:04am
What does a modern pantheon look like?
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Conversations: Let me tell you about Homestuck^2
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Does NFT create a new ontological reality?
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Conversations: I became an Ai in a telephone game
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[NDP21] - Cyranoids and How to make the perfect reading environment?
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[NDP20] - AfterDinnerConversation and Are purchases the ultimate form of human free will ?
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[NDP19] - Time capsules and What makes a villain?
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[NDP18] - Kanjis and is there an anti-rationality propaganda?
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[NDP17] - GPT3's artificial intelligence and can it host a podcast?
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[NDP 16] - Bioshock and Is a post-files world inevitable?
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[NDP 15] - Corpse Dream and Why would you care about an NPC?
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[NDP 14] - Eizouken and Where did the MMORPG hype go?
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[NDP 13] - Habituation and What is the best base for counting?
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[NDP 12] - You Know What and the Cultural Singularity?
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[NDP 11] - No Man Sky and Is Material Design the end of design?
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[NDP 10] - Years and Years and how happy is ‘the happiest place on earth’?
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[NDP 9] - Banksy and What's wrong with a little self-contradiction?
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[NDP8] - Big cats and What is the meaning of ㋐ in Sarazanmai?
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[NDP7] - Machine Learning and What do we do with people's comments?
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[NDP6] - Bandersnatch and How do you manage your TODOs?
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[NDP5] - Microphones and What does the universe optimize for?
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[NDP4] - Cat Toys and Why is there no Pokemon Go copycat?
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[NDP3] - Terrace House and What is the valence of cringe?
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[NDP2] - Surface Go and What is wrong with USB C?
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[NDP1] - Google Home and What is the best ratings system?
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