Joy Sandwich

Oh, to be curious! On Episode 61 of the Joy Sandwich podcast, Jessica and Non welcome Captain Curious himself, Jeff Wagg of the College of Curiosity, onto the show to discuss the Joy of Curiosity! Jeff is a truly fascinating human with gargantuan levels of knowledge about all the things. He's a deeply curious person doing some pretty wonderful things in the world—spreading the joy of curiosity, creative learning, and exploration!

In addition to discussing the joy of curiosity, we talk about the witches of The Salem Witch Trials, why it's important for us to ask questions, Jeff's incredible background (one of the first AOL employees + being one of The Amazing Randi's speed dial numbers!), skepticism, paranormal hunters, the dangers of curiosity, and the "pale blue dot!"

 

Thanks so much for listening, joy mongers!

And as always, embrace your joy!

 

RECENT JOYS

Jeff is filled with joy finding characters on Pokemon Go adventures!

Non finds joy in recent trips to the beach for surfing with Josh (even after watching The Shallows)!

Jessica also found joy in spending a refreshing time at the beach!

 

JOYFUL LINKS

College of Curiosity

James Randi Educational Foundation

Skeptoid Podcast

Letting Go of God by Julia Sweeney

Get Curious: How Curiosity Replaced Revelation 

Quirkology by Richard Wiseman

City Museum in St. Louis, MO

Pantophobia Podcast

Pale Blue Dot by Carl Sagan

Kelly Sue DeConnick and Matt Fraction's State of the Union

An Honest Liar

Drive by Daniel Pink

"It's not just the cat: curiosity kills our happiness" by Jean Hannah Edelstein

 

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College of Curiosity on Facebook

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Direct download: 61_Episode_061__Curiosity_with_Jeff_Wagg.mp3
Category:Society & Culture -- posted at: 3:00am PDT

On Episode 60 of the Joy Sandwich podcast, Jessica and Non are back together again for an hour of silliness! That's right, we're talking about the Joy of Silliness today!

We discuss why silliness brings us joy, specific ways we love to be silly (dancing to Footloose, making up songs, not giving a care in the world what other people think of us, being present!), and much more. Don't miss out on our silly Disney song singing at the end of the episode too!

And as always, embrace your joy!

 

RECENT JOYS

The amazing sci-fi/horror/adventure Netflix show, Stranger Things

Variety interview with Stranger Things creators, the Duffer Brothers

The "West Wing meets The Good Wife meets Men in Black" show, BrainDead

 

MENTIONED THINGS

Non's sweet, hip-thrusty dance moves

Silliness leads to more creativity

 

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Leave us a joyful rating & review in iTunes!

Direct download: 60_Episode_060__Silliness.mp3
Category:Society & Culture -- posted at: 3:00am PDT

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