November 2020 Favorites

The problem with Human beings is somebody always shags a monkey.

Douglas Murray, The Portal: 41: Douglas Murray – Heroism 2020: Defense of Our Own Civilization, 50:00


Videos

Science & Knowledge

Productivity

History & Culture

Cinema & Film

Philosophy

Politics

Humor

TV Shows

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  • The Alienist 2 N – I’m happy this TV Show got a second season because it’s a good thriller that takes place in the last days of the Victorian era in New York.
  • Luther 5 N

Movies

Podcasts

The Joe Rogan Experience

  • 1559 – Steven Rinella – Talk with Steven Rinella, the host of the Netflix show MeatEater. One interesting topic was how Joe’s podcast happened and how it grew and why podcasts are so successful compared to other media formats.
  • 1560 – Mike BakerMike Baker is a former CIA covert operations officer, host of the Science Channel series Black Files Declassified, and current president and co-founder of Diligence LLC, a global intelligence and security firm.
  • 1561 – Kermit PattisonKermit Pattison talks about his new book about the Oldest Skeleton and the Origins of Humankind.
  • 1564 – Adam Alter – Interview with the author of Drunk Tank Pink and Irresistible.
  • 1568 – Tom Green – Comedian, actor, filmmaker, and talk show host Tom Green talks about living in a trailer and traveling the USA.

The Art of Manliness

Lex Fridman Podcast

The Saad Truth with Dr. Saad

Quillette Podcast

Watching America

  • The Value of Tolerance and Freedom in Western CivilizationAyaan Hirsi Ali is an activist for women’s rights and the author of the book Infidel: My Life, and many others. In this episode of Watching America, Dr. Alan Campbell speaks with Ali about America, religion, cancel culture, the failures of American universities, and more.

Indubio

Books

Articles

Inspiration

Stuff & Things

  • Netflix Dark. Face your questions. – The official website of the fantastic TV Show Dark. It allows navigating all three seasons and see all the connections through time and space and the different family trees. It’s possible to deactivate specific seasons to not see any spoiler.
  • Google Books Ngram Viewer – This tool by Google allows searching for words in books from 1800 to today and see how their usage changes over time.
  • Starship: Cross-Shell Prompt – The minimal, blazing-fast, and infinitely customizable prompt for any shell.
  • Rumble – A nice video platform.
  • Parler – A free-speech alternative to Twitter. After the election debacle in the USA and Twitter's brazen attempt to silence any person questioning the election results, the network got a huge membership growth and was the most downloaded app for multiple weeks in both app stores.
  • Spiked – The political magazine that wants to change the world as well as report on it. For humanism, democracy and freedom.

People

  • Ayaan Hirsi Ali – Human rights activist, founder of AHA Foundation, an organization fighting against female genital mutilation, honor violence, and forced marriage. She is a fellow of the Hoover Institution.
  • Tom Green – Canadian comedian and television show moderator who has been traveling for a few months in a trailer around the USA visiting remote places.