<p>In this 108th in a series of live discussions with Bret Weinstein and Heather Heying (both PhDs in Biology), we discuss the state of the world through an evolutionary lens. <br/><br/>This week, we talk about 12 important books, and the media, and the democrats, and public health messaging, and more. <br/><br/>Buy signed copies of A Hunter-Gatherer’s Guide to the 21st Century direct from this lovely bookstore: https://darvillsbookstore.indielite.org <br/><br/>Check out our store! Epic tabby, digital book burning, saddle up the dire wolves, and more: store.darkhorsepodcast.org <br/><br/>Heather’s newsletter, Natural Selections (subscribe to get free weekly essays in your inbox): https://naturalselections.substack.com <br/><br/>Support the sponsors of the show: <br/><br/>Moink: Grass-fed and grass-finished beef and lamb, pastured pork and chicken, and wild caughte Alaskan salmon. Visit www.moinkbox.com/darkhorse to get a year’s worth of ground beef free when you sign up. <br/><br/>Vivo Barefoot: Shoes for healthy feet—comfortable and regenerative, enhances stability and tactile feedback. Go to www.vivobarefoot.com/us/darkhorse to get 20% off, and a 100-day free trial. <br/><br/>Four Sigmatic: Delicious mushroom coffee made with both real coffee and two species of mushrooms. Up to 40% off and free shipping at Foursigmatic.com/DARKHORSE. <br/><br/>***** <br/><br/>Our book, A Hunter-Gatherer’s Guide to the 21st Century, is now available for at amazon. https://www.amazon.com/dp/0593086880/ref=cm_sw_r_tw_dp_5BDTABYFKRJKZBT5GSQA <br/><br/>Heather’s newsletter, Natural Selections (subscribe to get free weekly essays in your inbox): https://naturalselections.substack.com <br/><br/>Find more from us on Bret’s website (https://bretweinstein.net) or Heather’s website (http://heatherheying.com). <br/><br/>Become a member of the DarkHorse LiveStreams, and get access to an additional Q&amp;A livestream every month. Join at Heather&apos;s Patreon. <br/><br/>Get your Goliath shirts right here: http://store.darkhorsepodcast.org <br/><br/>Like this content? Subscribe to the channel, like this video, follow us on twitter (@BretWeinstein, @HeatherEHeying), and consider helping us out by contributing to either of our Patreons or Bret’s Paypal. <br/><br/>Looking for clips from #DarkHorseLivestreams? Check out our other channel: @DarkHorse Podcast Clips <br/><br/>Theme Music: Thank you to Martin Molin of Wintergatan for providing us the rights to use their excellent music. <br/><br/>Q&amp;A Link: https://youtu.be/hQM7CCYW4x8 <br/><br/>Mentioned in this episode: Elaine Scarry’s Thinking in an Emergency <br/><br/>Matthew Crawford’s The World Beyond Your Head <br/><br/>Oliver Sacks’ An Anthropologist on Mars <br/><br/>John Taylor Gatto’s Weapons of Mass Instruction <br/><br/>Sarah Blaffer Hrdy’s Mother Nature <br/><br/>Chandler Burr’s The Emperor of Scent <br/><br/>Jerry Muller’s The Tyranny of Metrics <br/><br/>Ben Goldacre’s Bad Pharma<br/><br/> Robert Whitaker’s Anatomy of an Epidemic <br/><br/>Rod Dreher’s Live Not By Lies <br/><br/>Eric Hoffer’s The True Believer <br/><br/>Tom Wolfe’s The Right Stuff <br/><br/>Sebastian Junger’s Tribe: On Homecoming and Belonging <br/><br/>And this, from The Hill: https://thehill.com/opinion/white-house/584905-biden-is-delivering-the-fastest-economic-recovery-in-history-why-hasnt </p><a rel="payment" href="https://www.patreon.com/bretweinstein">Support the show</a> (https://www.patreon.com/bretweinstein)

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Bret Weinstein & Heather Heying

#108: Books that Stand up to Lockdown (Bret Weinstein & Heather Heying DarkHorse Livestream)

DEC 11, 202173 MIN
Bret Weinstein | DarkHorse Podcast

#108: Books that Stand up to Lockdown (Bret Weinstein & Heather Heying DarkHorse Livestream)

DEC 11, 202173 MIN

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In this 108th in a series of live discussions with Bret Weinstein and Heather Heying (both PhDs in Biology), we discuss the state of the world through an evolutionary lens. 

This week, we talk about 12 important books, and the media, and the democrats, and public health messaging, and more. 

Buy signed copies of A Hunter-Gatherer’s Guide to the 21st Century direct from this lovely bookstore: https://darvillsbookstore.indielite.org 

Check out our store! Epic tabby, digital book burning, saddle up the dire wolves, and more: store.darkhorsepodcast.org 

Heather’s newsletter, Natural Selections (subscribe to get free weekly essays in your inbox): https://naturalselections.substack.com 

Support the sponsors of the show: 

Moink: Grass-fed and grass-finished beef and lamb, pastured pork and chicken, and wild caughte Alaskan salmon. Visit www.moinkbox.com/darkhorse to get a year’s worth of ground beef free when you sign up. 

Vivo Barefoot: Shoes for healthy feet—comfortable and regenerative, enhances stability and tactile feedback. Go to www.vivobarefoot.com/us/darkhorse to get 20% off, and a 100-day free trial. 

Four Sigmatic: Delicious mushroom coffee made with both real coffee and two species of mushrooms. Up to 40% off and free shipping at Foursigmatic.com/DARKHORSE. 

***** 

Our book, A Hunter-Gatherer’s Guide to the 21st Century, is now available for at amazon. https://www.amazon.com/dp/0593086880/ref=cm_sw_r_tw_dp_5BDTABYFKRJKZBT5GSQA 

Heather’s newsletter, Natural Selections (subscribe to get free weekly essays in your inbox): https://naturalselections.substack.com 

Find more from us on Bret’s website (https://bretweinstein.net) or Heather’s website (http://heatherheying.com). 

Become a member of the DarkHorse LiveStreams, and get access to an additional Q&A livestream every month. Join at Heather's Patreon. 

Get your Goliath shirts right here: http://store.darkhorsepodcast.org 

Like this content? Subscribe to the channel, like this video, follow us on twitter (@BretWeinstein, @HeatherEHeying), and consider helping us out by contributing to either of our Patreons or Bret’s Paypal. 

Looking for clips from #DarkHorseLivestreams? Check out our other channel: @DarkHorse Podcast Clips 

Theme Music: Thank you to Martin Molin of Wintergatan for providing us the rights to use their excellent music. 

Q&A Link: https://youtu.be/hQM7CCYW4x8 

Mentioned in this episode: Elaine Scarry’s Thinking in an Emergency 

Matthew Crawford’s The World Beyond Your Head 

Oliver Sacks’ An Anthropologist on Mars 

John Taylor Gatto’s Weapons of Mass Instruction 

Sarah Blaffer Hrdy’s Mother Nature 

Chandler Burr’s The Emperor of Scent 

Jerry Muller’s The Tyranny of Metrics 

Ben Goldacre’s Bad Pharma

 Robert Whitaker’s Anatomy of an Epidemic 

Rod Dreher’s Live Not By Lies 

Eric Hoffer’s The True Believer 

Tom Wolfe’s The Right Stuff 

Sebastian Junger’s Tribe: On Homecoming and Belonging 

And this, from The Hill: https://thehill.com/opinion/white-house/584905-biden-is-delivering-the-fastest-economic-recovery-in-history-why-hasnt 

Support the show (https://www.patreon.com/bretweinstein)