Named “TOP 20 PHILOSOPHY PODCAST” for 2021!
Lively podcast conversation about the philosophy and ethics of decisions made in what-if short story examples across genres.
Or, put another way, approachable examples of ethics, metaphysics, epistemology, utilitarianism, aesthetics, moral relativism, and political and economic philosophy.
Season Three Recap - Listeners Questions
“Season Three Recap - Listener Questions”
For the first time, the After Dinner Conversation Editor, Kolby, does a Season recap and answers questions from listeners.
People Used To Die Every Day
“Is sleep a waste of time?”
We discuss the ethics of breaking the law, and the role of sleep and dreams in our lives in the short story,, “People Used To Die Every Day" by Chad Baker.
Teddy And Roosevelt
“Do role models really matter?”
We discuss the ethics of role models in character development in the short story, "Teddy And Roosevelt" by Steven Simoncic.
The Waiting Room
“Is it selfish to abandon your natural abilities to follow your dream?”
We discuss the ethics of natural abilities vs following your dreams in the short story, "The Waiting Room" by Kate Choi. Subscribe.
“Is it better to strip away judgment, or to be judged?”
We discuss the ethics and purpose of judgment in the short story, "The Crate" by David Rich.
In Their Image
“What happens when a Teddy can't find its purpose?”
We discuss the ethics and philosophy of purpose, and finding your purpose in the short story, "In Their Image" by Abra Staffin-Wiebe.
Enjoyed every minute!
Just listened to the first episode and will most definitely listen to more! Really interesting topics and great quality.
Loved it! Each example story is engaging and the topics discussed are really interesting!
Thank you for this informative episode