Escaping The Cave: The Toddzilla X-Pod
By Toddzilla X
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Society, Culture, Social Media, Travel, Philosophy. Politics? Not always. Served sugar free and rejecting conversion into the radicalizing ideological religions. Not for everyone. Use as directed.
||ExplicitETC 009: The Social Media Disease - Cyber Space Monkeys||First Social Media Disease antibiotic treatment. Starting with an X-Pod flashback to 2014, Todd discusses Cambridge Analytica before turning to more recent effects of our collective addiction to social media on society and how a bilateral abandonment o||3/23/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitETC 008: The Demon (2014 Throwback)||Recorded shortly after Robin Williams committed suicide in 2014, this was one of the most popular episodes from the old podcast. It covers many topics Friar Chris and I discussed in the previous podcasts, including the fraud of "normal", misguided ident||3/15/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitETC 007: Friar Chris - Hitchhiking and Philosophy||The final episode of the Friar Chris Series begins with a discussion about the differences between bicycle touring and backpacking then moves on to deeper topics, including (@ 15:45) my experience volunteering on the Gulf Coast in the immediate aftermat||3/12/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitETC 006: Friar Chris - Walking Savannah to Seattle||In this politically-free second of three, I sit down again with Chris Dyson for a chat about his walk from Savannah, Georgia to Seattle which included enduring a turbulent breakup on the side of US 287 in northern Colorado, getting lost in rural Wyomin||3/5/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitETC 005: Friar Chris - Gringo On The Hill||The first of three expansive (and nearly politics-free!) episodes with Chris Dyson, we discuss the mystical route leading to his founding of The Hof, his hostel in the Cordillera Blanca range of the Peruvian Andes and the difficulties he encountered||2/27/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitETC 004: Self-Delusion, Solutions in Truth, and A Side of Crow||In this sprawling episode, Todd attacks Quixoteism & "personal truth": the human tendency toward egocentric self-delusion and how the Sausage Party Hope resides in the commitment to observing objective reality. He also discusses artist "activism", c||2/10/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitCave Dropping: Crusaders and Savages||Excerpt from the fothcoming episode #4. NEW FEED! Subscribe: iTunes or Google Play||2/7/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitETC 003: Capitalist Media 101: It's (We) The People, Stupid||In this dialectically blasphemous episode: thoughts on the popular escapist conspiracy theory about the mainstream media “dumbing us down to keep us docile and ignorant." I also dissect the reasons why our media is now composed nearly exclusively o||2/6/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitETC 002: Ideological Religions & The Talking Dead||Laying the foundation for future podcasts, Todd talks about identity politics being mutually exclusive with “equality”, ideological drift, political doctrine as competing and hostile secular religions, cyber mobs, and the zombifying effects of dogm||2/6/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitETC 001: He Is Risen||The rebranded X-Pod returns! Toddstradamus discusses his return to podcasting, social media, misguided consistency, fires his opening salvo at political religions and bilateral extremism, synapse pruning/The Useless S**t Epiphany, and establishing a sol||2/6/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitX-Pod 007 - Fall, 2014: Tribal Warfare & Slithering Fascism||Recorded in 2014 shortly before the first podcast ended, this episode discusses my initial Facebook purges, Trumpism (before Trump), the social damage inflicted by echo chambered disinformation (fake news) on facebook as well as the human inclination||2/6/2018||Free||View in iTunes|