Jason Snell asks John Siracusa to rule on the meaning of various words and concepts. It’s not just about robots anymore.
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Holes in a Straw
Topology can be tricky....
It’s a big thing in the middle of nowhere. Does it need to be a rock to be a monolith?...
Electronic vs. Electric
When is something electronic, and when is it electric?...
Is that just a really short acting part, or is it only a cameo?...
We salute all Moms, no matter their classification....
Listener/Professor Lisa can handle conceptual analysis on her own, but she does wonder why campus delivery robots make her so angry. (It wasn’t just because they’re Russian.)...
Extremely short and fun!
Brief little discussions about definitions, wacky in a fun way.
i listen to it with my dad in the car
he bought me a shirt
Of all the podcasts I listen to, this one has the silliest premise.