Golden Age of Comics

As we are looking down the barrel of more comic book movies than we've ever seen in one summer Jared and Patrick are presenting a three part series on the philosophy of the Golden, Silver and Modern age of comics.  In this episode we focus on Action Comics #1 up through 1959.  Also, our friend Trey Buffington joins us to be insightful and hilarious.

Read More

Life of Philosophy Watches... Arrival

In this episode of LoP Watches Pat and Jared discuss the brilliance that is Arrival.  The first third of the recording is focused on the movie and its relationship with linguistics and the rest of the show is dedicated to discussing the ins and outs of time travel and the implications of seering.  As always, watch the movie before you listen to this episode.

Read More

We're Kinda Proud of that Tattered [Old] Flag

In this episode Jared and Pat sit down with Bob and Irina of the Tattered Flag in Middletown, PA to discuss what it takes to run a haunted brewhouse.  If you like this episode be sure to 5 star, share and VISIT THE TATTERED FLAG!  Depending on how y'all like this one we may sit down with more of the staff and do a series of interviews on what it takes to open and run a successful business.

Read More

Boom Goes the Dynomite

In this episode Jared and Pat discuss the enormity and global repercussions of nuclear weapons along with some of the correlating fiction.  This episode is a week late as we needed to buy some time between now and a very cool interview session we are excited about that is taking time to schedule.  Soooo... while you have to wait for our episode on the philosophy of beer please enjoy this episode on why you may need to drink it.

Read More

LoP Watches Hell or High Water

In the second episode of Life of Philosophy Watches Pat and Jared discuss the amazing film "Hell or High Water."  At the time of recording there wasn't much buzz around the film so we spoke of it as somewhat ignored.  Since then, to make us look like idiots, it was nominated for Best Picture.  Make sure you watch it and then come back and listen to this spoiler filled episode.

Read More

New Year's Resevolutions

In this episode Jared and Patrick discuss seizing your destiny and making the most of your New Years Resolutions.  We discuss the general concept of human motivation and then dial into personal motivations.  If you need a little pep talk or some good tips as to how to maintain your resolutions then look no further.

Read More

LoP Watches Eddie the Eagle

In the first bonus episode of Life of Philosophy Watches... Pat and Jared do the best job that two nerds can of discussing a sports movie.  Eddie the Eagle is a fantastic movie displaying the benefits of single-mindedness and dedication to a goal.  We are sorry that we missed our episode last week (there was an issue that is explained in the episode) but hopefully those of you still recovering from the holidays will enjoy this little gift of our first monthly bonus episode.

Read More

We Can All See You

In this episode Jared and Pat discuss moral implications of some areas of etiquette such as public cell phone use, elevator farting and traffic.  We also spend a little time bitching about our favorite pet peeves.  So while you're out fighting the tired, cold huddled masses for the perfect Christmas gift put this episode in your ears and maybe understand a little better why everyone is giving each other dirty looks.

Read More