Experts on Expert with Dax Shepard
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Hi, Dax Shepard here. I’m fascinated by smart people with a unique point of view. On this show, I leverage people’s vague awareness of me as an actor to talk with a bunch of bona fide experts. It’s a soothing mix of brain candy and defensive humor (my response to feeling intellectually outclassed). Join me on a layman’s journey through the Land of Specialists!
||ExplicitJonathan Haidt||Jonathan Haidt is an author, moral psychologist and Professor of Ethical Leadership at New York University's Stern School of Business. He sits down with the Armchair Expert to discuss moral panic on college campuses, the benefits of independence in chil||12/6/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitSam Harris||Sam Harris is an American author, neuroscientist and podcast host. As the most referenced person on Armchair Expert, Sam enters the attic with an unparalleled reverence. On this special Thanksgiving episode of Experts on Expert, Sam makes our podcast d||11/22/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitJerry Buting||Jerry Buting (Making A Murderer) is an American criminal defense attorney and author. He sits down with the Armchair Expert to discuss the mechanics of the justice system, his perpetual desire to root for the underdog and his recent book- Illusion of Ju||11/8/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitDr. Drew||Dr. Drew Pinsky (Dr. Drew on Call, Loveline, Celebrity Rehab with Dr. Drew) is a board-certified internist, addiction medicine specialist, and media personality. On this episode of Experts on Expert, Dr. Drew discusses balancing ambition and family, how||10/18/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitYuval Noah Harari||Author, professor and Israeli historian, Yuval Noah Harari discusses the differences between our experiential and narrative selves, he talks about a not so distant future in which AI will drastically alter the workforce and he theorizes on why the techn||10/4/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitKeith Morrison||Broadcast journalist and Dateline correspondent Keith Morrison discusses the difference between Canadian journalism and American journalism, his reluctance to appear self-aggrandizing and his most haunting experience as a journalist. Dax praises Keith's||9/6/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitJon Favreau||Jon Favreau an American political commentator, creator and co-host of Pod Save America and the former Director of Speechwriting for President Barack Obama. Jon discusses his heartbreak on the 2004 Kerry campaign, his devotion to the democratic ideal of||8/2/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitDavid Sedaris||Author and humorist, David Sedaris discusses behavioral tics, and value of writing without preciousness and his provocative encounters at book signings. David talks about the authors he is inspired by and Dax tells a story about why he can't drink Pell||7/5/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitWendy Mogel||In this inaugural episode of Experts on Expert, Dax speaks to author and child psychologist, Dr. Wendy Mogel about human patterns of behavior, the impact of social media on the family and the importance of free-reign grandparenting. Wendy gives advice||6/7/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
Love these ones maybe more than the celebrity ones?!
There hasn't been a single episodes I haven't liked, I look forward to it each week!
Insightful and authentic
Huge fan the show! Dax asks insightful questions and leaves space for the answers. We all get to learn together. Ego is checked at the door. Grateful for the authentic way Dax shares his own experience and struggles and brings us conversations to make us all better humans.